In case you don’t find the email-symbol for the contact information for a particular staff member, please contact the elementary school office by email or at (030) 90299 5711.

Please observe the following email etiquette guidelines in order to avoid misunderstandings and disappointments. Therefore we kindly ask that you

  • use email for important issues;
  • expect a response within 3 work days; and
  • communicate directly to the particular teacher without sending copies to other people.

Please note: leave of absence and excuses for a student’s absence can only be accepted in written form with parents’ or guardians’ signature and not via email.

Entrance Class
Fr. Böker
Ms. Müller
Fr. Rigney
Ms. VanDerGriend
**Fr. Zorn

Grade 1
Fr. Fischer
Ms. Jackson
Fr. Lambrecht
Fr. Meden
**Ms. Reichert

Grade 2
Ms. Bauer
Fr. Elle
**Fr. Hoedt
Fr. Opitz
Fr. Prenzel 

Grade 3
Ms. Barkhymer
**Mr. Bollig
Fr. Dawi
Fr. Schumann
Ms. Todtenhoefer

Grade 4
**Ms. Beebe
Ms. Geary-Müller
Hr. Jones
Mr. Kubala
Mr. Olson 

Grade 5
Mr. Deck
**Fr. Evers
Ms. Lumeya
Fr. Schäfer
Ms. Watase

Grade 6
Mr. Gonzalez
Ms. Iverson
Fr. Neumann (*Art)
Fr. Saupe
**Ms. Ziegler

School Counselors
Ms. Faber (EC-5th grade)
Ms. Krull (6th-9th grade)

Am. Principal:
Mr. Cortinas  
Am. Asst. Principal:
Ms. Bell
Acting Germ. Principal:
Fr. Hoenicke
Acting Germ. Assist. Principal:
Fr. Jasper
Fr. Strahler-Praetorius

Elementary Office
Fr. Budde
Ms. Coffey
Ms. Robertson

* denotes Subject Coordinators
MT: Mother Tongue
PT: Partner Tongue

** denotes Grade Chair

*Ms. Barkhymer (MT)
Mr. Cortinas
*Ms. Mattern (PT)
Ms. Prough
Ms. Wingo

Fr. Bonorden
*Fr. Freytag (PT)
Fr. Hasenstab
Fr. Hoenicke
Fr. Jasper
Fr. Koßmann
Fr. Praetorius
*Fr. Rigney (MT)
*Fr. Ritterbusch (MT)
Hr. Schröder
*Fr. Schumann (PT)
Fr. Strahler-Praetorius

*Ms. Bell
Fr. Schäfer

Mr. Barkhymer
Mr. Prough
Ms. Steele

Mr. Barkhymer

Fr. Bösch (Math)
Fr. Kraft (Deutsch)
Fr. Praetorius (Deutsch)
Ms. Prough (English)
Fr. Strahler-Praetorius (Math)
Ms. Wright (English)

Ms. Grigsby
Library Staff:
Ms. Kelly
Fr. Lage

Ms. Beebe
Ms. Cook
Ms. Epping
Fr. Freymadl
Ms. Hale
Ms. Jaques
Mr. Kubala
Fr. Strahler-Praetorius

*Mr. Calhoun
Fr. Jasper
*Fr. Kaiser
Mr. Mandel
Fr. Schäfer

*Fr. Möhrle (ev., engl.)
Dr. Dusse (ev., engl.)
Fr. Schnaubelt (ev., dt.)
Ms. McClintock (ev., dt.)
Fr. Hornfeck (kath., engl.)
Fr. Prost (kath., dt.)
Fr. Robert (jüd.)
*Fr. Berndt (LK, engl.)
Fr. Yanikoglu (LK, dt.)


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John F. Kennedy School

Teltower Damm 87-93
14167 Berlin, Germany

Elementary School (EC-6)

Phone: + 49 30 90299 5711
Fax: + 49 30 90299 6377

High School (7-12)

American Secretary:
+ 49 30 90299 5758
German Secretary:
+ 49 30 90299 5710
Fax: +49 30 90299 6868