COVID-19 / News & Updates

We remain in contact with the responsible German authorities and are collaborating with other international schools across Germany, Europe, and the globe. The situation is changing rapidly and information displayed on this page will be updated regularly as new data is received.

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Online Learning @BIS

Distance Learning @BIS

The Bavarian International School is in a unique position to be able to offer online learning for all students in the event of school closure due to COVID-19. You can view our distance learning plan here.

Cancelled Events


As of 31.03.2020 (9:26 am)

Switzerland: Canto Tessin, Waadt and Geneva
South Korea: Daegue and the Province Gyeongsangbuk-do (North-Gyeongsang)
USA: California, Washington, New Jersey and New York


Who to Contact

Outside BIS

  • Tests are only available after you have spoken to your doctor and she/he has made an appointment for you, e.g. in a clinic or drive through test center. Otherwise the 116 117 is the number you are asked to call
  • Hotline Coronavirus:  09131 6808-5101
  • Coronavirus Bürgertelefon: 089/ 23344740
  • 116  117: free nationwide hotline for non-life threatening conditions 
  • Emergency Services 112 (only for life-threatening emergencies)
  • If you are insured with the TK and you cannot find a doctor in your area to make an appointment, you may call this TK number: 040 - 4606619210 (Monday to Friday- 7.00 to 22.00). You will receive assistance to arrange a doctors appointment. This service is free of charge and in English.


Julia Lönker
Head Nurse

Anita Henderson
Nurse City Campus



Information for families from our Counselling Department.

What Do I Do With These Kids?!
Emily MacSwain

The counsellors have many ideas of things you can do to increase the quality of this time with your children.

Planning a visit to BIS?

Only visits by appointment will be permitted and all visitors to Bavarian International School are required to complete the coronavirus form below. BIS reserves the right to deny entry to campus if the answer is “Yes” to any of the questions.

🇬🇧Self-Declaration Form


Please note, BIS students, parents and staff are not currently required to fill-out the self-declaration form. We trust that our immediate community members have the health and wellbeing of our students in mind and will self-exclude as required.

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