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Milw German Immersion School

Milwaukee German Immersion School

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MGIS provides English-speaking pupils the opportunity to learn German in a school where German is the primary language of instruction. Children receive reading instruction in English beginning in second grade. Milwaukee German Immersion has won countless honors through the years, including the prestigious Melba D. Woodruff Award from ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) in 2014. This award is given to only one school in the United States every year.

New students are accepted only in kindergarten and first grade. Contact the principal regarding applications for grades 2-5. Families can enroll in this school for grades K4, K5 and 1 using the online application at

Athletics & Interscholastic Sports

  • Soccer (B/G)

Bilingual & Multicultural

  • Language Immersion ( German Immersion )

Parent & Family Resources

  • Parent Language Classes

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School Administration

PrincipalFrank LammersRegional SuperintendentBridgette Hood-LevestonSchool Board MemberWendell HarrisSchool Board District District # 2School Board Member At-LargeTerrence F Falk

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GradesK4 - 5School Hours08:45 AM - 03:30 PMSchool TypeCitywide Specialty RegionNorthwest TransportationProvided citywide (walk zone excluded) View Transportation Map

Contact Information

PrincipalFrank LammersSchool AddressMILW. GERMAN IMMERSION SCHOOL3778 N 82ND STMILWAUKEE WI 53222Phone (414) 393-5600TTY(866)
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