Preschool-12 Bilingual Education in
Two Locations in the Bay Area

School Leadership

Karin Rüscher
Head of Saturday School and Camp Administration

Toddler, Preschool & Kindergarten

Heidrun Hoffmann
Toddler Parent and Child Group

Rukshana Jeffrey
Preschool Play Group Bären

Negar Bagheri
Preschool Play Group Libellen

Nina Hipkins
Kindergarten Seelöwen

Antje Hipkins
Kindergarten Biber

Elementary School: DAF (German as a Foreign Language)

Hannah Grüll
Grade 1a
(DaF Level 1)

 

Edlyn Teske
Grade 2a
(DaF Level 2)

 

Manu Hipkins
Grade 3a
(DaF Level 3)

 

Tamara Stauch
Older Beginner Accelerated 1 (DaF)

 

Sevinj Kangarli
Older Beginner Accelerated 2 (DaF)

 

Aaron Clegg
Older Beginner Accelerated 3 (DaF)

 

Elementary School: DAZ (German as a Second Language)

Mattea Cevallos
Grade 1b
(DaZ Level 1)

 

Lisa Pallanch
Grade 2b
(DaZ Level 2)

 

Margit Mbouombouo
Grade 3b
(DaZ Level 3)

 

Anja Seibt
Grade 4
(DaZ Level 4)

 

Staff
Grade 4
(DaZ Level 4)

 

Annette Persechini
Grade 5b
(DaZ Level 5)

 

Ulla Yechale
Grade 6a
(DaZ Level 6)

 

Staff
Grade 6b
(DaZ Level 6)

 

Middle School

Evgenia Katsara
Grade 7
(Middle School German)

High School

Jasminka Banic
Grade 8
(German 3)

 

Conny Fiala
German 4 Honors (Grade 9)

 

Sarah Schuchard
German Language Research, Presentation, and Culture

Gabriele Hesse
AP German Language and Culture

Sarah Hesse
DSDI and DSDII

German Courses for Adults

Barbara Bird
Saturday German A1, Beginner course

 

Viola Plösser
Saturday German A2: Elementary

 

Ingo Feucht
Saturday German B1: Intermediate

 

Laleh Farpour-Engels

  • Saturday German B2: Advanced
  • Weeknight C1 Conversation Group

Jasminka Banic
Weeknight German

  • B2 Advanced
  • A2 Elementary
  • B1 Intermediate

Library on Saturdays - CLOSED for Fall 2020 due to COVID-19

Isolde Delling
Librarian

Stefi Ganesan
Librarian

Substitute Teachers

Karin Denson
Elementary School
Middle School
High School