Our Achievements

Here you can find a summary of our achievements: from Preschool ranking, NAPLAN results to success stories about our graduates:

May 2018 - GISS wins prestigious Good Design Award for its pioneering shipping container classroom build Read more

Sep 2017 – GISS was re-inspected by the German education authority and continues to hold the certificate “Excellent German School Abroad”. Read more

2015 - GISS IB Diploma results are our best ever! 100% pass rate (world average is 79%) with an average passing grade of 36.6; significantly above the global average of 29.81 and 0.7 points better than our previous best in 2014.

2014 - First GISS IB Diploma student (Olivia Merz) achieves the perfect score of 45 points (a feat which only 0.1% worldwide achieve).

2014 - 100% pass rate (world average is 79%) with an average passing grade of 35.8; significantly above the global average of 29.81 and 0.2 points better than our previous best. Read more

2013 - IB results! 100% pass rate with an average passing grade of 35.6. Read more


GISS students NAPLAN results 2013 outstanding! The school average was in 18 out of 20 cases substantially above the national average. Read more

According to The Australian’s “Your school” feature, Giss comes in 34th among all Private Primary Schools in Australia, as well as 27th among all Private Secondary Schools in Australia, This comparison is based on the 2013 NAPLAN results. Read more 

Dec 2013 - Rating for our Preschool announced: ”Exceeding National Quality Standards” Read more

Nov 2013 - “Outstanding Sydney School” GISS in the Australian Education Times, Read more

Nov 2009 - After an extensive "Bund-Länder" Inspection our school was awarded the certificate "Excellent German School Abroad"