Alto German students excel in language competitions and exams.
Alto’s German Language & Literature class students regularly participate in language competitions and standardized testing showcasing their fluency in the German language.
AATG German Exam:
According to the 2017 Presidential Honor Roll of the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG), students at Alto International School received the most gold medals in the highest difficulty level (level 4) of any school in California and are ranked 5th place nationwide.
German Advanced Placement Tests:
Most students take the German Advanced Placement (AP) test in 8th or 9th grade and the majority of them receive a score of 5, the highest score possible.
Alto students, who take German as a native language as well as those who take German language acquisition classes participate and successfully pass the Deutsches Sprachdiplom (DSD) exams throughout middle and high school, allowing them to apply to German universities after graduation. Alto International School is an accredited DSD school.