Berlin Metropolitan School News

Friday 16th October, 2015

Upcoming Events at BMS October/November

Friday 16th October - Last day of school October break begins

Monday 26th October - Friday 30th October - Vacation Program

Monday 2nd November - School reopens

Wednesday 4th November - BMS Roundtable: BMS Strategic Update

Thursday 5th November - Grade 1 class parent representative meeting 08.30

Saturday 7th November - BMS Open House 14.00 - 17.00

Thursday 12th & Friday 13th - School Closed (Professional Development)

Upcoming Field trips and workshops in the Primary School

Tuesday 3rd November - Grade 5 trip to see ´Inside Out´at Potsdamer Platz

Thursday 5th November - Grade 3b trip to the Philipp-Schaeffer Library

Friday 6th November - Grade 3d trip to the Philipp-Schaeffer Library

Roundtable: BMS Strategic Update November 7th, 2015

Wednesday, Nov. 4th, 3:30-5:30pm

122 Linienstraße


BMS will kick off the second year of our roundtable series on November 4, 2015 with an update and presentation on current and important strategic initiatives at BMS. Roundtables at the Berlin Metropolitan School are aimed at both educating and fostering discussions amongst all stakeholders of the community, with the central purpose of extending key components of our culture, vision and mission statement. We will welcome Silke Friedrich, Executive Director, who will offer a presentation on school program developments, building and facility improvements, as well as important upcoming accreditations BMS will pursue. Parents are cordially invited to attend the evening´s presentation and ensuing discussion on November 4, 2015 beginning at 7:00pm.

We look forward to your participation!

CCEP Project News

Workshop at KunstHalle by Deutsche Bank - XENOPOLIS We Are Berlin!

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, 3-5:30pm

13-15 Unter den Linden


´We are Berlin!´ is part of a city that is lively and colorful, often crazy and dirty, and sometimes wonderful. What does” typical” Berlin mean to you? What is “home” and what is foreign? Your ideas will be questioned: how can we live together in the city?

We are looking for: city-lovers, urban-researchers and urban-planners! Together we will explore the exhibition and ultimately create our own city-based works of art.

Grade: 3 – 5

Date: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Time: Meeting BMS Lobby 3.00 – 5.30pm

Where: KunstHalle by Deutsche Bank

Maximum Number of Participants: 15

Fee: 4.00 Euro per child

CCEP Teacher: Alba von Vietinghoff & Sebastian Röhm

Registration Deadline: October 28th, 2015

Registration is processed on a first come, first served basis.

Please register now to avoid disappointment:

Learning News from the Primary School!

Grade 2 Role Models

Students learned about role models, adjectives, verbs and nouns. At the end of the unit, they created posters to teach others how to be a role model. They also invented games that teach about adjectives, verbs and nouns.