Spaces for learning and enjoyment for everyone

Edition 25

Spaces for learning and enjoyment for everyone

Edition 25



Spaces for learning and enjoyment for everyone

The importance of leisure and rest

In our quest to shape well-rounded individuals, we place importance on leisure to ensure a balance between academics and rest.

Going beyond academics

With initiatives led by the School Coexistence Coordination and Counselors, we shape citizens for the world equipped with skills for life.

Thinking about sustainability

In preparation for the BLI 3.0 inspection and in line with the Schulentwicklungsplan (School Development Plan), the School staff is actively engaged in building a sustainable future.

Returning to Isla Fuerte

After a five-year hiatus, Klasse 8 is returning to this Caribbean islandCaribbean Island this year. The spirit of solidarity remains unchanged.

Step-by-step guide to pursuing higher education in Germany

With the help of Juliana Vélez and Benedikt Weissenburger from the Office of International Affairs, we have put together a guide that can be useful for those who wish to pursue their education and become professionals in Germany. It is important to note that each case is unique and may have individual requirements.

We gathered as a family

On Saturday, May 6th, our Deutsche Schule Medellín educational community came together for an integration day during one of the most significant events of the School: Familientag 2023.

We were at the ConoSer Fair

On April 15th, we participated in the ConoSer Fair, the most important educational trade show in the Metropolitan Area. We were there alongside other prestigious institutions in the city in the category of childcare centers, schools, and universities.

Training for Quality

A few days ago, we had a visit from Mr. Daniel Bernsen, who works as a "Prozessbegleiter" - Process Advisor at the Central Office for German Schools Abroad - ZfA (Zentralstelle für das Auslandsschulwesen), for the region.

German museums from home

A journey through some German museums that open their doors virtually through guided tours in the metaverse.

“The DSM proudly carries the title of Excellent German School Abroad"

Oliver Class, Regional Representative for South America of the ZfA (Central Agency for German Schools Abroad), visited the DSM for a follow-up visit between BLI 2.0 and 3.0. We spoke with him.

Healthy eating during vacation

During times of rest, it is important not to neglect the family's nutrition. We consulted with Gemma López, Nurse at Deutsche Schule Medellín, for some tips on eating well during vacations and in everyday life.

Contact lenses: A German invention

In the late 19th century, a German ophthalmologist named Adolf Eugen Fick pioneered the idea of correcting vision using contact lenses.

Use of free time at school

Students at the German School of Medellín love to play a large variety of sports, such as swimming, soccer, tennis, basketball, athletics, gymnastics, skating, and a lot more. But today I will talk about what we students like to do in our free time at school. 

We participated in the Humboldt Games

The Humboldt Games were born in 1981 as an initiative of the German School Humboldt in Guayaquil, Ecuador, to promote sports and cultural exchange among students from German schools in the Andean Region.