The German-American School Association of Southern California, Inc. (GASA) is a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation, founded in 1954. GASA offers classroom-based German language programs to children ages 4 – 17 years in its Saturday Schools, ages 3 – 5 years in its Kinderland School and after school programs at different locations. Parent & Me classes for children 1-3 years old are currently provided in Brea / Anaheim Hills.

Our Saturday Schools offer classes from 9 am to 12 pm at 13 different campuses throughout the Southland, Las Vegas, NV, and Tucson, AZ. The Kinderland School offers its program twice weekly from 9 am to 12 pm. Our after school programs are offered on different days of the week, depending on the location. Our school year coincides with the public school calendar.

GASA also offers online courses and online tutoring for different age groups during the school year and summer months.

A weeklong overnight German Immersion Camp for ages 7 to 16 is being offered yearly during summer vacation.

 

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31
Dec

German Classes starting January in San Diego!

San Diego - Rancho Perasquitos and North Park!
12/31/2016

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15
Dec

Holiday Celebrations on December 15th

Glendale CA, Tucson AZ
Varius Starting Times
12/15/2016

Come Celebrate Christmas with Us!                                                                Each of our schools listed below are having their Christmas parties on December 10th. Come join us to see ...

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14
Dec

Holiday Celebration on December 14th

Glendale, CA
9:00 am To 12:00 pm
12/14/2016

Come Celebrate Christmas with Us!                                                                The Monday-Wednesday class of our Kinderland school is having their Christmas party on December 14th. Come join us to see ...

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10
Dec

Holiday Celebrations on December 10th

Las Vegas, Long Beach, Mission Viejo, Northridge, Santa Monica, Temple City & Ventura
various start times
12/10/2016

Come Celebrate Christmas with Us!                                                                Each of our schools listed below are having their Christmas parties on December 10th. Come join us to see ...

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7
Dec

Remember to “Smile” when buying from Amazon.com

Everywhere
12 am
12/07/2016

A small portion of each purchase you make will be donated to the German American School Association when you sign up. So please, remember to “Smile” this holiday season. Cheers!  

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4
Dec

Weihnachtsfeier im Phoenix Club / Christmas Party at the Phoenix Club

Phoenix Club, 1340 Sanderson Ave. Anaheim, CA 92806
1 pm
12/04/2016

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24
Jul

German Immersion Camp Summer 2016

Irvine Ranch, Orange CA
07/24/2016

Once again, this summer we will be hosting our Camp at the beautiful Irvine Ranch Outdoor Education Center. Last year was so much fun and we can’t wait to do it all again! Swimming, hiking, zip-lining. A 136 ft. water slide, ‘smores by the campfire, singing and dancing. Fishing, baking, sports, games and crafts. We’re going from ...

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14
May

Last Day of School

9 am - Noon
05/14/2016

Our 2015/2016 school year will conclude on Saturday, May 16th, 2016, for most of our schools. Please check with your school director for the actual date.

Last School Day before Winter Break - December 10th

See you on January 7th!

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Classes starting soon in SAN DIEGO!

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German Language Diploma holders honored at the Goethe Institut LA on September 10 – Congratulations to All

Last Saturday, September 10, was not only the first day of instruction for most GASA schools, but also the presentation of hard earned German Language Diplomas, graciously hosted by the Goethe Institut in Los Angeles. 36 students had passed the A2/B1 (DSD1) exam and 10 the B2/C1 (DSD2) this year.   18 of these students ...

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Sommer Camp 2016

GASA Sommer Camp 2016 Bericht

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German Immersion Camp 2016

Again, this year we will be hosting our Camp at the beautiful Irvine Outdoor Ranch Education Center, from July 24 – 30, 2016.

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Kinderfest 2016

Grüß Gott du schöner Maien da bist du wied’rum hier, tust Jung und Alt erfreuen, mit deiner Blumenzier … Wie jedes Jahr am “deutschen Staatsfeiertag” wurde im Phoenix Club am 1. Mai das traditionelle Kinder- und Maifest gefeiert.  Für die Mitglieder des deutschen Schulvereins (German American School Association), Los Angeles, war es ein willkommener Anlaß, ...

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Adult Classes

Currently we offer adult classes at our Encinitas, Northridge and Ventura schools. To learn more, contact our School Director at Encinitas@gasaschool.org,  Northridge@gasaschool.org or Ventura@gasaschool.org

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Shopping for GASA on Amazon

Remember, always start at smile.amazon.com to support the German-American School Association Of Southern California (GASA) The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. smile.amazon for German School When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with ...

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AATG and DSD Testing 2016

Congratulations! To all of our students who participated in this year’s testing. AATG Test 67 GASA students participated in the AATG testing for 2016. AATG Level 2 34 AATG Level 3 19 AATG Level 4 14 These tests are provided by the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG), the official organization for German teachers in ...

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Deutscher Kindertag 2015

Fun for kids at our annual Kindertag with Thor’s Reptile Family, singing with Livia and crafts with Silvia.

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About Us

Multilingualism is the norm in most of the world and we believe that children who speak and write more than one language will be better prepared for life in the 21st century with its growing global economy. The best way to master another language is to start learning at an early age.

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