Exams & Certifications

The School offers a choice of exams and diplomas to earn recognition in both, the US and European educational systems


National German Exam by the American Association of Teachers of German

This test is for High School students having completed 2, 3 or 4 years of German language instructions. Details at: www.aatg.org

Students take the National German Exam (NGE)/AATG Level 1 at the end of the Spring semester. Please see more information here https://www.nge.aatg.org/

AP Test

Advanced Placement Test

This is administered by the College Board. The test is for High School Students wanting to earn credits for admission to colleges and universities.

(PLEASE NOTE: GS Fremont does not offer this test on a regular basis but can refer students to other schools to take the class & test). Details at: www.collegeboard.org


Deutsches Sprachdiplom

Various levels of tests are available. The tests are conducted at the School under the supervision of a German Government Official. With DSD-II students meet the language prerequisites for admission to universities in Austria, Germany and Switzerland and are able to study there at substantially lower (local) tuition compared to US universities.Details at: www.auslandsschulwesen.de