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Community Portal


Become a member today!

Registration for the GESS Alumni Community Portal has more to offer than just staying in contact with former friends from school.

Some of the advantages of your free registration include:


Take a trip down memory lane by browsing through the school history: view past Yearbooks, Alumni Articles, class photos, videos and more. 


Reach out and stay in touch with former classmates, colleagues from staff and friends. Find your former classmates and friends search through the database and find out what they do and where they are. 


Connect to our groups on LinkedIN and XING, browse through testimonials from past students who share their experiences from university to their working life, find internships and job openings.


Receive our Alumni Newsletter four times per year, keeping you informed with news about former classmates and updates on Alumni events. Inside the portal, you can review all past copies of the Alumni Newsletter. Apart form the Alumni Newsletter, as a registered member of the Alumni Community Portal, you will also be able to browse through other school newsletters and read for yourself what is going on at school.


Attend an Alumni Event or arrange your own reunion / gathering. In general we invite Alumni to join us during our Chrismas Bazar and the summer party. We are also planning an annual event to take place in Germany.

For more information contact the Alumni Office: alumni@gessg.onmicrosoft.com.


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CPE registration number: S72SS0010G
Registration period: 22 June, 2017 – 21 June, 2023

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IB Curriculum

The English speaking European Section of GESS is a fully fledged International Baccalaureate World School, and one of the few in the world who are authorised to deliver the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the Diploma Programme (IBDP).

Since opening in 2005, the European Section has grown rapidly to become a school with a reputation for quality education with a strong community feel. We now have over 600 students. The vast majority of our students are European passport holders, for whom GESS represents a vital connection with home. Students are thus provided with a safe, friendly and familiar environment in which they are challenged to thrive as they grow into independent and responsible global citizens.

Our academic and pastoral programmes are designed to support this demographic and ultimately to prepare our students for returning to Europe or for entry into European universities. To this end we endeavor to support mother tongue language acquisition so that our students do not lose this vital connection with their home culture. Fortunately, given the high entry requirements into European schools and colleges, this also means that our students are especially well prepared for study all over the world, particularly North America, the UK and Australia.

The Pre-School department provides education from 18 month to 6 years in either English or German. Children are placed in groups according to their age.


German Curriculum

Since the school was founded in 1971, the school has evolved into a school with two sections. As an accredited “Excellent German School Abroad”, the German Section of the German European School Singapore (GESS) offers all major German school leaving certificates. The European Section is an authorized IB World School offering education in English across all three IB programmes.

The German Section supports the students to develop their German roots. We give them wings for the linguistic demands of a globalized world through our differentiated English programme from grade 1 onwards. In secondary school some subjects are taught in English. Our students are benefitting from numerous bonding activities and have additional space to enjoy the internationality of the school.

Our Pre-School department provides education from 18 month to 6 years in either English or German. Children are placed in groups according to their age. 

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