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St. George's is the English / International school. http://www.stgeorgesschoolcologne.de/

 

For something completely different there's the Freie Demokratische Schule in Nippes. http://www.freie-schule-koeln.de/

 

I personally don't like the public system as it funnels kids into three different schools at around age 9 or 10, and which one they end up at will likely influence their future career options. I just think 10 years old is too young to be directing a person towards their career.

 

We're going to try Waldorf, but our son is just one and will be starting their Kindergarten in a year, so I have no experience. I have learned a lot about what a Waldorf education is through reading the Waldorf forum here as well as a few books.

 

Hey are you into meeting up with other AP / NFL mamas in Cologne? There are a few of us regularly meeting, we'd love to have more. grouphug.gif

 


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Sorry it took so long for me to respond, but I was waiting for a response from a friend to your inquiry. His daughter goes to the Gemeinschaftsgrundschule Stenzelbergstrasse in Klettenberg and they are happy enough with the school.


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International Peace School in Widdersdorf.

 

My kid isn't old enough yet to go to school, but I read one of their flyers and liked the concept.

They're quite expensive though, I believe.

 

http://www.if-koeln.de/en/welcome.html

 


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