Application Periods

Entrance Class 

Date of Birth Application Period School Year
01.10.2015 – 30.09.2016 no longer accepting applications 2021/22
01.10.2016 – 30.09.2017 01.10.2021 – 31.01.2022 2022/23
01.10.2017 – 30.09.2018 01.10.2022 – 31.01.2023 2023/24
01.10.2018 – 30.09.2019 01.10.2023 – 31.01.2024 2024/25

Elementary and High School 

Applications for the Elementary School (Grades 1-6) and High School  (Grades 7-12) must be submitted:

School Year Application Period
2021/22 no longer accepting applications
2022/23 01.09.2021 – 31.03.2022
2023/24 01.09.2022 – 31.03.2023
2024/25 01.09.2023 – 31.03.2024

If you have submitted a complete application, you will receive email confirmation within 6-8 weeks that your application has been processed. The actual admission process begins in May and continues after summer break 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

Annika von Maydell

Please send your applications ONLY to the following email address:

Or by regular mail:

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.