German International Schools in Denmark

As a close neighbor of Germany, there are many German language schools in Denmark. You will find a list below. Many are scattered along their shared border, with other schools throughout the nation. Most follow the DSSV (Deutschen Schul- und Sprachvereins für Nordschleswig) curricula and provide Danish and a German leaving certificates (Danish: studentereksamen; German Abitur) to graduates.

For English and French language schools in Denmark, refer to our article "International Schools in Denmark".


Deutschen Kindergartens Königin Margrethenweg
Address: Dronning Margrethes Vej 5
6200 Aabenraa
Tel: 45 / 7333 0006
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

This school provides German language instruction, as well as Danish. Graduates are eligible for both the Danish and German university degree.

Deutscher Kindergarten Hadersleben
Address: Vestergade 30
DK-6200 Aabenraa
Tel: 45 74 34 52 20
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

A German kindergarten that embraces Danish and German culture and language.

Waldkindergarten Feldstedt
Address: Nørballe 5
6200 Aabenraa/Felsted
Tel: 45 73330004
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German language nursery in the German private school Feldstedt.

Deutsches Gymnasium für Nordschleswig (DGN)
Address: Svinget 26 - 28
6200 Aabenraa, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 62 26 36
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

Bilingual education in German and Danish with German as a compulsory language of instruction. Graduates earn two degrees, the Danish studentereksamen and the German Abitur.

Deutsche Privatschule Apenrade
Address: Svinget 15
6200 Aabenraa, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 62 87 95
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

Bilingual school with curriculum is based on the German system.


Sankt Petri Schule
Address: Larslejsstræde 5
DK-1451 Kopenhagen K
Tel: 45/33 13 04 62
Tuition Rates: starts at 1.700 DKK per month

A German-Danish school with an equal exchange of both languages and cultures. The school is founded on Christian traditions and has links with the Saint Peter's Church. The school operates from 0 to 9 Class (like the 1st to 10th class for the German system). The end of the ninth Class, students take the nationally recognized testing center "Folkeskolens Afgangsprøve" in Danish, English, mathematics and physics, and a limited selection within the subjects German, religion, Gesel'lschaftskunde as well as biology and geography. Students may at its discretion also be tested in French.


Förde-Schule Gravenstein
Address: Bomhusvej 4
6300 Grasten, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 65 19 35
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

Bilingual instruction in Danish and German.


Deutsche Schule Hadersleben (DSH)
Address: Ryes Møllevej 19
6100 Haderslev, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 52 47 46
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This school comprises classes from year zero (preschool) to year nine. The subjects German and Danish are taught at the level of the language skills of native speakers as well as classes in English. The school also has a day nursery (SFO). After passing all the exams in year nine, Deutsche Schule Hadersleben hands out a Danish and a German leaving certificate which is accepted both in Denmark and in Germany.


Deutschen Schule Osterhoist
Address: Holmevej 2
6240 Løgumkloster
Tel: 74775128
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Classes from 0-7th grade. The school works closely with the German kindergarten and the SFO Osterhoist.

Deutschen Schule Lügumkloster
Address: Ringgade 1a
DK-6240 Lügumkloster
Tel: 45 7474 3721
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One of the 14 primary and secondary schools of the German minority in South Jutland in Denmark. Guided by the DSSV curriculum.


Deutsche Schule Rothenkrug
Address: Østergade 49
6230 Rødekro Denmark
Tel: 7466 2029
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German private school in North Schleswig. Teaching on the basis of the Danish Free School Act, the shcool features bilingualism from the start.


Deutsche Privatschule Sonderburg
Address: Arnkilgade 10
6400 Sonderborg, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 42 37 85
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

Offers courses for student from grades 1-10.


Deutsche Schule Tingleff (DST)
Address: Grønnevej 53
6360 Tinglev, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 64 48 35
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The school offers German language as well as Danish.


Address: Popsensgade 2
6270 Tonder, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 72 25 21
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This school follows the curriculum of the DSSV (Deutschen Schul - und Sprachvereins für Nordschleswig) that are geared to the educational and professional requirements of Schleswig-Holstein and Denmark.

Deutsche Schule Buhrkall
Address: Burkal Kirkevej 8
6372 Bylderup-Bov, Denmark
Tel: 45 74 76 13 22
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

Private school with German and Danish instruction. English is introduced in the fourth grade.