•  WINTERFEST 2017
    19 Students qualified for the Texas State German Contest in San Marcos,TX on February 25th. 
     
     
     
    Wildkatze Deutschklub

    (Wildcat German Club)

     

    GOALS: to offer opportunities to experience the German culture, practice the language, interact with students from Guyer and the DFW area—and have fun! We meet  in Portable 6.  The officers plan our activities for the month at their meetings, hold a Stammtisch (time to chat), and play some games in German. 

     

    Some of our events include:

     

    Film Abend (film night)

     

    International Dinner

     

    Sportfest – a DFW wide German competition that includes soccer, pretzel eating and scavenger hunts. likely October.

     

    Winterfest, the regional academic and arts contest for German students.  Where you measure your skills against other students from over 35 North Texas schools.

     

    Jan 27, 2018
    Winterfest 2017, Paschal High School, 3001 Forest Park Blvd

     

    State German Contest at UT in Austin.  If you qualify at Winterfest, you get to compete against the top students from the entire state.  Students who place in the top could win scholarships. We include a brief trip to cities near San Marcos that were founded by Germans and home to Texasdeutsch.  

     

    February 24, 2018 
    Texas State German Contest, Texas State University, San Marcos

     

    Deutscher Samstag, a linguistic and cultural immersion event for German students. 

    (usually held at a university).

     

    Mav's Night is an opportunity to enjoy a Maverick's basketball game and meet German superstar, Dirk Nowitzki, after the game!

    In January 2017.

     

    Please read the German Club Handbook online and sign the attached form. The date of the first meeting will be announced and officers elected. Calendar details will be published on my website and in the school’s activity calendar.

     

    Special Note: Please read about our German American Partnership Program

    on Mr. Shade’s website. This is a unique opportunity for German students only, occurring every other year. Our students must be in German 3 or German 4, and host students from our partner school in Berlin. In return our students are hosted for 3-4 weeks in the summer.

     

    Please email me if you are available to occasionally help with German club events. Parent participation is welcome.

    kwhitney@dentonisd.org

Last Modified on October 30, 2017