Application Periods

Entrance Class 

Date of Birth Application Period for school year
01.10.2013 – 30.09.2014 no longer accepting applications! 2019/20
01.10.2014 – 30.09.2015 no longer accepting applications! 2020/21
01.10.2015 – 30.09.2016 01.10.2020 – 31.01.2021 2021/22
01.10.2016 – 30.09.2017 01.10.2021 – 31.01.2022 2022/23


Elementary and High School 

School Year Application Period for
Grades 1-6 (Elementary School) and 
Grades 7-12 (High School)
2019/20 no longer accepting applications!
2020/21 01.09.2019 – 31.03.2020
2021/22 01.09.2020 – 31.03.2021
2022/23 01.09.2021 – 31.03.2022

If you have submitted a complete application, you will receive email confirmation within 10-12 weeks that your application has been processed. The actual admission process begins in May and continues in the fall if space is available.


A student’s application is AUTOMATICALLY DELETED at the end of December of the school year originally applied for. It is not possible to roll-over your applications to the next year. A new application form and supporting documents must be submitted.


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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 by registered mail or 'Einschreiben'! Applications sent to the principals or the ES and HS offices will not be processed or forwarded.