Thank you for your interest in the John F. Kennedy School.

On these pages you will find information on the admissions process in both the Elementary and the High School.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding the application procedure. The Welcome Office is happy to answer all questions you might have.

Please be advised that admission is contingent upon the applicant, both at the time of application and at the beginning of the school year, being registered as living within Berlin’s city limits (see para. I, 1 of the “Admissions Regulations”). For applicants moving to Berlin, proof of residency in Berlin must be submitted before the beginning of the school year.

Please refer to the Application Periods for dates and deadlines.

For a PDF file of the JFKS Admissions Regulations, please use this link – currently only available in German.


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Welcome Office / Admissions


Questions about the admissions process:

Annika von Maydell


You can reach us on Wednesdays (12:00pm to 1:00pm CET) and Fridays (2:00pm to 3:00pm CET) at +49-30-90299-5773


Please send your applications ONLY to the following e-mail address:

Or by post:

John F. Kennedy School
Teltower Damm 87-93
14167 Berlin, Germany

Please do not send applications to the principals or the ES and HS offices.