Setting the Foundation for a Well-Rounded Child


Our goal is to enable children to become independent, critical thinkers and social individuals.

Enchanting, Engaging, Enriching Experiences


Our classroom activities are interactive, age appropriate, and hands-on.

Holistic Emotional & Mental Development of Children


Activities promote cognitive, physical, social-emotional and language development.

Preschool Program

The preschool offers multi-age classrooms with a low child:teacher ratio

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The Caterpillar Room serves our youngest students while the Butterfly Room offers a learning environment for our older preschool student.
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German and English are present in the classroom and co-exist. Our activities are designed to challenge students on their developmental level.
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Our goal is to make our students feel safe and secure. Building relationships and meaningful interactions create the fundamentals for learning.
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Our schedule provides age appropriate activities in a safe, nurturing and developmentally suitable environment with daily opportunities for outdoor play.

Meet Our Preschool Teachers

Our teachers create a nurturing learning
environment that builds growing minds

Jessica Wood

Preschool Director
and Lead Teacher German


Antje Damanik

Teacher's Assistant


Janie Beltran

Preschool Assistant Director
and Lead Teacher English


Vera Peneva

Teacher's Assistant


Parent Testimonials

See what parents say about their experience

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    Ann D.

    “Such a wonderful environment for children to learn German. My daughters’ German improved markedly after just a couple of weeks. I highly recommend to the Houston community.”
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    Christian S.

    “The loving care provided to our children is exceptional.”

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    Eva V.

    “They have a really good program, and they appreciate that every child is unique and support their language development individually.”

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    Michelle C.

    “We love the school! My daughter did not like going to her previous Montessori school and cried every morning. For the last two years she has been going to the German International School of Houston and is so excited when I drop her off. See More
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    Natalia K.C.

    “From day one, I have always felt comfortable leaving my child at the preschool, because it is such a safe place, full of love, and teachers who really care about our children.”

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    Karen B.

    “You cannot ask for a more loving and inspiring environment for your children. The positive effects of learning a second language with the amazing teachers will not disappoint.”

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    Kathrin S.

    “We love how the preschool supports our children’s creativity. The arts and crafts, which our son brings home each week, are amazing”

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    Sarah M.

    “We feel so lucky to have found This preschool. All of the teachers are amazing. My daughter is learning so much and  has fun while doing it! Class sizes are small and each child gets individual attention.  See More

Supporting Parents with High Quality Child Care

Preschool Life at GISH
Take a look at our fun filled school days and activities.
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Summer Camp Fun at GISH
For the development and
enjoyment of children
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Extended Day Program
For busy work and life schedules, we offer new longer operating hours.
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Schedule Your Tour of the Campus

A member of our staff will personally guide you
through our school building and programs.