Bilingualism and the Bilingual Program

Our families
As a bilingual school, BBS supports families who are raising their children with English and German in Berlin. In many cases, children growing up with two or more languages cannot read and write in the non-school language, as family interaction is largely conversational. In dual-language households, children often answer their parents in the language of the country in which they are living, rather than in the language spoken by one or both parents, with the result that even their spoken language skills are inadequate in the non-local language.

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School Blog
Calendar 2020/ 2021

Our school calendar for the year 2020/ 2021 is now available. Please, use the icon on top of our homepage. Read more

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News & Events

Please see our school calendar for other upcoming events.

June 2020

  • [BBS] Summer break until 7th August
     Thu Jun, 25th – Fri Aug, 7th

August 2020

  • [BBS] School & Hort closed
     Tue, 4th
  • [BBS] First day of school year / 1st day orientation week
     Mon, 10th
  • [BBS] Orientation Grade 7
     Thu, 13th – Fri, 14th
How To Find Us
Location Primary School

Weinstraße 1,
10249 Berlin

Location Secondary School (temporary building until Aug. 2020)

Herbert-Bayer-Str. 7,
13086 Berlin

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