The German Swiss International School (GSIS) in Hong Kong fosters a holistic, community-oriented approach to learning and understanding, resulting in high academic performance. When asked what makes her school standout, principal Annette Brandt-Dammann states: “We can, with regards to our school, talk about academic excellence, holistic educational standards and cultural diversity. However, focusing on the individual development of the competencies and talents of each of our students, through every staff member, on the basis of a strong school community, is what makes us unique.” GSIS is one of the leading international schools in Hong Kong with a high reputation for academic excellence and outstanding achievements.