Website in English


Welcome to the Alfred-Wegener-Schule – our Website in English.


UNITY IN DIVERSITY – Einheit in Vielfalt

That is the motto of the Alfred-Wegener-Schule and refers to our big school with about 1600 pupils and 170 teachers.

The “AWS” is a comprehensive school and includes four types of school: “Hauptschule”, “Realschule”, “Förderschule”, and “Gymnasium” and is located in Kirchhain, right in the middle of Hesse / Germany. 

As a school with a big offer of foreign languages we decided to share some facts about our school with you.


Here you will find an overview of the essentials that are available in English.



Exchange programs (Australia, USA)

Foreign languages


Musical Education

Physical Education



For more information on the Alfred-Wegener-Schule please feel free to contact us.