News

School events, festivities, project days and much more: Platanus is a living and diverse community about which there is always something to tell. And so it is not forgotten, all our news is archived.

Weihnachtskarte 2020

Merry Christmas 2020 and a Happy New Year!

Dear Kids, Parents, Colleagues, Business Partners and Friends, WHAT A YEAR! We did not expect our anniversary year to be this turbulent and for everything to turn upside down especially when … more "Merry Christmas 2020 and a Happy New Year!"
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Current Activities and challenging Contests

Despite the Corona pandemic and the difficulties it has caused, we have organized many great activities and exciting competitions in our school over the past few weeks and are eagerly awaiting the … more "Current Activities and challenging Contests"
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Lively and active school life despite Corona!

The last weeks and months were not always easy! Despite all adversities, circumstances and a lot of organizational effort, we continue to enjoy teaching, learning and actively shaping our school … more "Lively and active school life despite Corona!"

We are MINT-friendly School in Berlin!

Hurray, we made it and our application for the "MINT-freundliche Schule" (Mathematics/IT/Natural Sciences/Technology) signet was successful! We have been officially honoured by the nationwide … more "We are MINT-friendly School in Berlin!"
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Environmental School in Berlin and Europe!

It is great news that despite and because of the Corona pandemic we have received our certification as "Environmental School in Europe / International Sustainability School" 2020. Due to the … more "Environmental School in Berlin and Europe!"
Platanus Jubiläum

10 YEARS – HAPPY BIRTHDAY PLATANUS!

Today is May 15th, 2020, and if the Corona Pandemic hadn’t thwarted our plans, we would all have celebrated a huge and wonderful anniversary together today, because Platanus School and Platanus … more "10 YEARS – HAPPY BIRTHDAY PLATANUS!"
Happy Easter

Many Thanks and Happy Easter!

After the first three weeks and the experiences of school closure and home schooling, which were completely new for all of us, we would like to thank all of our students, parents and of course our team from the … more "Many Thanks and Happy Easter!"
Platanus School4Earth

We are Pilot School at “Schools for Earth”

In the last few months, we have discussed much and informed ourselves about what we as a school can do in concrete terms together with the children, young people and you as parents. We … more "We are Pilot School at “Schools for Earth”"

We love cinema and are in Berlinale Fever!

From February 21st to March 1st 2020 the 70th Berlinale will take place in our city. For this occasion, we are happy to announce that we have put a lot of effort into organizing a special offer for … more "We love cinema and are in Berlinale Fever!"
Women in AI

New Workshop: Artificial Intelligence!

"Women in AI" (WAI) is a non-profit association that works worldwide for gender justice in the research and working world of artificial intelligence (AI). Through active cooperation, joint research, … more "New Workshop: Artificial Intelligence!"
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Magic Movies! Disco Dancing! Great Photos!

On Saturday evening, our great Magic Movie Night took place again, which is organized every year in November by our parent‘s association 'Platanus & Friends'. For the children there were two … more "Magic Movies! Disco Dancing! Great Photos!"
Salsa

Spanish Project Day: Our 8th Graders dance Salsa!

Our Spanish teacher Ms. Gianatelli from Argentina had a great idea for her project day - focus on Spanish with the 8th grade. She gathered the whole class in the dance school "Caramba" in … more "Spanish Project Day: Our 8th Graders dance Salsa!"