Messages from Principal Dr. Bauer (November 11, 2022)

We are implementing the Corona regulations (see as follows:
The class teachers / tutors will inform their students about the measures on the 1st day of school. Parents or students of legal age need to declare in writing by Friday, Novenber 11, 2022, whether their children / themselves wish to take two or three tests.

The class teachers / tutors will keep the consent forms with their class lists. They will pick up the number of required test kits (including two or three kits for their own testing) from their office each Monday. We are not giving out test kits if the consent form is not provided. When and where students test themselves is at their discretion.

 Aktuelle Informationen der Senatsverwaltung


Admission 1st Grade 2023

If your child was born between October 1, 2016, and September 30, 2017, they must start school in the school year 2023/24.

If you wish to enroll your school-aged child at NMS, first you must register them at the public primary school closest to your residence between October 10 and October 21, 2022.
There you must request a transfer form to Nelson Mandela School.

Following that you can register your child at our school.

The current registration form and all necessary information will be available for download here (from September 26, 2022).

You must present your application at the school office in person. Appointments to do so will be made available and must be booked here from October 7, 2022.

Important: please read the instructions here carefully to ensure that you understand the process fully and that you have all the necessary documents.

Welcome to NMS

Nelson Mandela School is a diverse and inclusive international bilingual state school, teaching from grade 1 to 13. Students in the final year can graduate with either the bilingual Abitur or the International Baccalaureate (IB).
NMS is among the Berlin schools which regularly achieve top average Abitur grades. 

Greeting from the Principal Dr. Bauer 

Christmas and New Year 2021 video from Principal Dr Bauer with a performance of music and an address

NMS Friends membership

NMS families are each asked to contribute at least 10EUR/month through the Friends to support trips, libraries, training and more!

Let's keep building NMS together

Any questions?

Here is the contact list.

School offices:

  • Pfalzburger Straße 23 (P23), Flex-6
  • Pfalzburger Straße 30 (P30), 7-10
  • Pfalzburger Straße 30 (P30), 11-13


NMS Friends left side website 


2019 Silver esafety label

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Climate clock: We must #ACTINTIME

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