contact us

Use the form on the right to contact us.

You can edit the text in this area, and change where the contact form on the right submits to, by entering edit mode using the modes on the bottom right.


123 Street Avenue, City Town, 99999

(123) 555-6789


You can set your address, phone number, email and site description in the settings tab.
Link to read me page with more information.

Kinderwerkstatt (Kinder Workshop)

Kinderwerkstatt (Kinder Workshop)

May 2016 h cr rz.JPG

The Kinderwerkstatt (Kinder Workshop) was founded in 1997 by a group of parents who wanted to encourage and foster bi-literacy in their children by involving them in a program entirely in the German language.  We provide a full German immersion program to children at various competency levels.  We instruct children ranging in age from 4 to 17 years in ability-based groups.

The school year begins after Labor Day and ends before Memorial Day.  Classes are offered at two different locations:  Tuesdays in Clairemont from 4:30-6:00 PM, and on Fridays at the same time in Rancho Penasquitos.

Parental membership in the House of Germany is mandatory for insurance reasons.

Take advantage of the EARLY REGISTRATION DISCOUNT (before July 1) which is described below.

Adult german language program

This year we are again offering our adult German language class to House of Germany members.  Class is held on Fridays in Rancho Penasquitos.  The early registration adult tuition fee (before July 1) for one semester remains $325.  Bring a friend (someone who has not enrolled in the past 6 months) and receive a discount for the second semester.   If you are not already a member of the House of Germany see our Membership page for information on joining.


We are now open for enrollment for the new school year of 2018/19. 

KW 2018-2019 poster cr.jpg

Take advantage of our "Early Registration Discount" by registering before July 1, 2018. The tuition for all registrations postmarked on or before July 1 will still remain the same as in previous years ($460 for the first child, $310 for the second and third child and there is the possibility of even 25% greater savings if volunteering at the House of Germany). Tuition for all registrations postmarked after July 1 will be $480 for the first child and $330 for the second and third child.

We are planning to continue and expand the adult class on Fridays in Rancho Penasquitos. The early registration adult tuition fee for the entire school year remains $650. If you attend just one semester or plan to pay in two increments, the tuition per semester will be $350.

To register, fill out the Registration form (Child or Adult class) and Enrollment Agreement (see links below) and mail them with a tuition check issued to "House of Germany", memo "Kinderwerkstatt," to:
Kinderwerkstatt San Diego
Anke Byrne
5051 Gardena Ave
San Diego CA 92110

For planning the new school year (renting class rooms, hiring teachers, buying materials etc.) an early sign-up is crucial to have a less stressful start in September after Labor Day. Students per class should not exceed more than 10 and we may have to put new students on a waiting list if not enrolled by July 1. We also reserve the right to cancel classes due to insufficient enrollment.

It would be great to expand our German Language Program. Please spread the word about the Kinderwerkstatt. If you need some brochures about the Kinderwerkstatt as handouts to interested families, please let us know.

If you are interested in teaching a class or being on our substitute teacher list, please send us an email message.  We would like to hear from you!

For more information please contact us via e-mail at or see the Contact Directory on this website.

Kinderwerkstatt Information Brochure

Kinderwerkstatt Registration Form 2018/2019

Adult Germany Language Class Registration form 2018/2019

Kinderwerkstatt Enrollment Agreement