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Milw German Immersion School

Milwaukee German Immersion School

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Milwaukee German Immersion School (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 German beginning in K4. MGIS has won countless honors through the years, including the prestigious Melba D. Woodruff Award from the 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 MemberErika SiemsenSchool Board District District # 2School Board Member At-LargeBob Peterson

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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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