Gerhard Hauptmann Primary School

Primary schools

Carl-von-Ossietzky-Str. 37
14471 Potsdam
Phone: 0331-2897460
Fax: 0331-2897461

Headmistress: Marlies Utpatel
Deputy Head: Ina Rendtel



  • Use of a variety of learning methods and learning techniques
  • Performance differentiated learning opportunities
  • Development of a new task culture in mathematics education
  • Implementation of the school's own media concept
  • Integration of pupils with special needs
  • Participation in the pilot project "Along the way to the inclusive school"
  • Protestant or Catholic religious education

Education focus

  • Development of social and personal skills
  • Development of independence and self-responsibility
  • multi-cultural education

Special features

  • School was built in 1883
  • 2004 to 2005 modernization of the building, building of an extension
  • Special cabinets for music, art, economy-labor-technology, natural sciences
  • Computer lab with 16 workstations, Internet connections in some classrooms, use of laptops for different school projects
  • School Library
  • Cooperation with the nursery “Baumschule”: Cooperation school-nursery.
  • Care and school lunch, milk supply
  • Working groups offers [sports, computers, English, BILI-Club (bilingual/ English), suture graphics, mathematics, ceramics
  • Maintenance of our school's traditions (Christmas singing, school trips, theatre, etc.)


  • Nursery “Baumschule” - Mittelbrandenburgische Sparkasse
  • University of Potsdam - SC Kanu Potsdam/ Pirschheide
  • Käthe Kollwitz Secondary School - Free Music School
  • Helmholtz-Gymnasium – Music School "Fröhlich"
  • Spatzen “Sparrows”-Choir of the City of Potsdam

School care for children of Gerhart Hauptmann Primary School (12)
Nursery Name: KITA Baumschule Phone: 0331-95130182
Geschwister-Scholl-Str. 33 b and Carl-von-Ossietzky-Str. 37, 14471 Potsdam
Nursery carrier: IL Kinder- und Jugendhilfeeinrichtungen in Potsdam gGmbH
Günter Simon-Str. 2-4, 14480 Potsdam