• Bilingualism In Our Global World – A Gift That Lasts A Lifetime

    Bilingualism In Our Global World – A Gift That Lasts A Lifetime

    Being able to communicate in two mother-tongues enables students to perceive the world from a range of cultural perspectives. Our interactive and interdisciplinary bilingual German-English curriculum assists in developing a global view on life and appreciating cultural diversity. Learn more about the benefits of a bilingual education click here.
  • Bilingualism & Cultural Diversity

    Bilingualism & Cultural Diversity

    Deutsche Schule Melbourne is a German-English bilingual immersion school. We help students of all nationalities to realise their individual potential and become creative and confident participants in the global community.
  • Interactive Learning Within A Strong Community

    Interactive Learning Within A Strong Community

    Together we create and shape everyday school life within our small and strong international community. We value RESPECT, TRUST, KINDNESS, HONESTY and PATIENCE. Students and parents alike enjoy participating in a variety of school events that foster multiculturalism and life-long friendships.
  • Who We Are

    Who We Are

    We are an independent, bilingual school and one of 140 schools accredited by the Central Agency for German Schools Abroad. The school follows the Victorian Early Learning Standards (VELS) and Thuringia curricula. This facilitates student transition between the Australian and German school systems. The school is actively planning to add a secondary school to its current offering.
  • Schedule A Visit

    Schedule A Visit

    We welcome families of all nationalities. Get to know us better at an Open Day or by scheduling a personal tour. Click here for details.
  • Best Quality Of Education

    Best Quality Of Education

    DSM supports students to grow into balanced and confident individuals by learning to speak in front of a group, to think critically, and learn laterally across subject areas. Our high quality commitment ensure that our graduates have the best prerequisites for success at secondary and tertiary schools around the world.
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“As a German Expat, I want my son to be able to speak, read and write German as good as English. The teachers at the DSM are friendly, nurturing and their professional manner has helped him settle into school routines quickly and his German has improved significantly.” Jens Kühnberger, Parent

“Bilingual education provides an excellent basis for children’s learning. It has great benefits for literary and numeracy development in English and in this case German, as well as for children’s understanding and experience of the world around them. The model of learning at the Deutsche Schule Melbourne is clearly defined, well developed and supported and serves as a great teaching model in Australia. The benefits of bilingualism to an individual and to society cannot be understated. Bilingual education of the kind provided at this school should be available to all school children in this country. “ Professor John Hajek, University of Melbourne, School of Languages and Linguistics

DSM Gender Diversity Workshop 2017

Term Dates 2018

Term 1: 29.01.2018 – 29.03.2018
Holiday 30.03.2018 – 16.04.2018

Term 2: 17.04.2018 – 22.06.2018
Trinity Church Lantern Walk 26.05.2018
Holiday 23.06.2018 – 16.07.2018

Term 3: 17.07.2018 – 21.09.2018
Holiday 22.09.2018 – 08.10.2018

Term 4: 09.10.2018– 19.12.2018
DSM Christmas Market 30.11.2018
Holiday20.12.2018 – 28.10.2019

Term Dates 2019

Term 1: 29.01.2019 – 05.04.2019

Holiday 06.04.2019 – 23.04.2019

Term 2: 24.04.2019 – 21.06.2019
Holiday 22.06.2019 – 16.07.2019

Term 3: 17.07.2019 – 20.09.2019
21.09.2019 – 07.10.2019

Term 4: 08.10.2019 – 18.12.2019
Holiday 19.12.2019 – 27.01.2020