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Christina Remshardt


 L2A6351

Deputy Principal, Specialist Teacher and DSD Teacher

At the DSM since: 2013

What I particularly like about the DSM:

"...are the wonderful students and teachers at the DSM. They all contribute to the great atmosphere at the school and are the fascinating proof of how well the bilingual model at the DSM works."

 

Tanja Matthias


 L2A6445

Classroom Teacher of the Penguins Class (Foundation Year)

At the DSM since: 2017

What I particularly like about the DSM:

"A very meaningful pastime is to teach little people writing, reading, and even the German language."

 

Tina Laszewski

 L2A7817

Classroom Teacher of the Quokkas Class (Foundation Year)

At the DSM since: 2018

What I particularly like about the DSM:

"I enjoy the friendly atmosphere between students, parents and teachers."

 

Annette Zühlke

 L2A6511

Classroom Teacher of the Platypus Class (Year 1) and DSD Teacher

At the DSM since: 2018

What I particularly like about the DSM is:

"...that you feel welcome from the very first moment. The small and bilingual community with enthusiastic children, engaged parents, and a supportive staff makes this school unique."

 

Pia Demasi


 L2A6224

Classroom Teacher of the Echidnas Class (Year 1)

At the DSM since: 2017

What I particularly like about the DSM:

"...that the students work, learn and play together in mixed year level settings whenever possible. I am fascinated how this creates a unique and vibrant atmosphere in which the students acquire language naturally and how it forms a positive attitude towards learning.."

 

Mandana Vogt


 L2A7203

Classroom Teacher of the Wallabies Class (Year 3)

At the DSM since: 2015

What I particularly like about the DSM is:

"...is the wonderful diversity of students and the enthusiastic colleagues who are a pleasure to work with every day. I am proud to be part of a community in which we all share and live two cultures."

 

Lars Nonn


 L2A6262

Classroom Teacher of the Dingoes Class (Year 4)

At the DSM since: 2017

What I particularly like about the DSM:

"Things are learned with lots of fun in a bilingual environment. This fact and the lived diversity prevents boredom."

 

Leon Gabler


 L2A6301

Classroom Teacher of the Sharks Class (Year 5/6)

At the DSM since: 2013

What I particularly like about the DSM:

"...is that the DSM creates an environment which gives the children the security and confidence to be part of two cultures and facilitates the ability in every child to embrace and acquire two languages at the same time."

 

Mary Gallivan


 L2A6485

Specialist Teacher (Sport)

At the DSM since: 2011

What I particularly like about the DSM:

"...is the open and friendly atmosphere amongst students and the whole school community."

 

Alanna King


 L2A6200

Specialist Teacher (French and English)

At the DSM since: 2016

What I particularly like about the DSM:

".... the ease with which students transition between the two languages and cultures. Naturally, they speak to teachers in their language of instruction, but it is not uncommon to see friends switching fluently between German and English on the playground as well."

 

Jasmine Chan


 L2A7774

Specialist Teacher (English)

At the DSM since: 2014

What I particularly like about the DSM is:

"...the way that students here feel a strong sense of belonging. I am proud to be part of a team that works hard to make personalised learning a reality for every child."

 

Lidija Tkalcec


 L2A7285

Specialist Teacher (Library)

At the DSM since: 2015

What I particularly like about the DSM is:

"...that there is a community at the school that is passionate about languages and bilingual education and how naturally the students acquire languages and learn about two cultures at the same time."

 

Support our School!

DSM is a not-for-profit association based on a strong membership. Members support our school by electing or being elected to the school board and participating in various school working groups. Members can also use the German/English library of DSM. Annual membership fees are $27.50 for one person or $55 for the whole family. You can find the application form here.

Sponsorship

Organisations can support the school directly by entering a sponsorship agreement.

For further details please contact our Business Manager Barbara Walsh ().

Donations

Deutsche Schule Melbourne operates the following gift funds that can accept your kind donations:

All donations over $2 are tax- deductible.