German International School Boston offers bilingual vacation programs filled with outdoor play, science, music and dance, cooking, crafts, theater, storytelling, and fun field trips. All programs are open to the public.
To ease childcare challenges for families, GISB offers a vacation program for students in preschool to grade 6 during school breaks in October, February, April, and July. All programs are bilingual, offering a great opportunity for all students to further develop and strengthen their language skills. No German knowledge is required to attend any of the programs and all programs are open to the public.
Vacation program weeks run from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm with an extended day option for 5:00 pm pick-up for students in preschool – grades 6.
Winter Program 2023
Registration for the February break program is now closed. The program takes place from February 21 – 24, 2023.
Spring Program 2023
Registration for the Spring Vacation Program is open until March 10, 2023. Register now.
- Week One: April 11 – 14, 2023
- Week Two: April 18 – 21, 2023
Summer Program 2023
Registration for the Summer Vacation Program is open until May 5, 2023. Register now.
- Week One: July 3 – 7, excluding July 4, 2023
- Week Two: July 10 – 14, 2023
- Week Three: July 17 – 21, 2023
- Week Four: July 24 – 28, 2023
Fees starting summer 2023:
The fee for a five-day vacation program is $520 for the regular day program (9:00 am – 3:00 pm) and $690 for the extended day program (9:00 am – 5:00 pm). The fee for a four-day vacation program is $415 for the regular day program (9:00 am – 3:00 pm) and $550 for the extended day program (9:00 am – 5:00 pm).
Summer Programm Information:
The GISB Summer Program runs for four weeks in July, and families can enroll for one or multiple weeks. GISB’s bilingual summer program is filled with fun activities on and off campus. On-campus activities include arts and crafts, cooking, sports games, and much more. In addition, participants venture out to nearby parks, local museums, and attractions, such as swimming pools, zipline or trampoline parks, and art studios.
For more information, please contact GISB Vacation Program Coordinator Anneke Sallis.