Architectural master plan

Presented in autumn 2020

Over the past months we have been working out our master plan for the European School Templin with Potsdam firm of architects Kühn-von Kaehne und Lange and Berlin project and property management firm Kroschewski Holzrichter.  more Architectural master plan

How we spent 2020

The European School in Templin is becoming a reality

Hundreds of pupils will be able to attend a school that will allow them to explore the diverse culture of Europe and develop into committed Europeans.  more How we spent 2020

Rooftop renovations begin

Kicking off!

11 March 2021: Work has started on erecting scaffolding around the buildings of the former Joachimsthalsches Gymnasium in Templin. Once the scaffolding is completely in place in mid to late March, renovation work can begin on the roofs of two of the boarding school dormitories (Houses V and VI).
 more Rooftop renovations begin

Advisory Council

External support – Achieving more together

The experts on the Advisory Council advise the foundation team on an ongoing basis on pedagogical and construction-related issues.  more Advisory Council

A school for all

A bridge between Western and Eastern Europe

The European School Templin (est) is open to all. It is particularly important to us to make this school experience available to as many students as possible from all parts of society.  more A school for all

The foundation

Braving unchartered territory

Founded in 2016, the charitable foundation Stiftung Gebäudeensemble Joachimsthalsches Gymnasium Templin is the organisation behind the European School Templin (est) initiative.  more The foundation

Henrike Reemtsma

Initiator, Chair of the Board

As a girl, Henrike Reemtsma attended boarding school herself. She is a committed European and passionate preservationist of historic monuments.  more Henrike Reemtsma

Templin as location

At the heart of the new Europe

est is located in the middle of the Uckermark lake and forest region, offering outstanding conditions to combine learning in the digital world with life in nature.  more Templin as location

The team

Full speed ahead

The staff of the project office of the foundation Stiftung Gebäudeensemble Joachimsthalsches Gymnasium Templin introduce themselves.
 more The team

Public funding

Your help is needed

Out of responsibility for the future
For the creation of our educational campus in Templin, a total of €100 million are needed, which must be generated from private donations and public funding.  more Public funding

Dr. Arnulf Conradi

A vibrant Europe, Honorary Board Member

Arnulf Conradi studied Literature at Freie Universität Berlin, where he earned his doctorate with a thesis on the American novel.  more Dr. Arnulf Conradi

School of tomorrow

Megatrends in school education

In November 2019, we launched the workshop series “School of tomorrow” with the support of the Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Karl Schlecht Foundation.  more School of tomorrow

Anke v. Arnim

Back to the land, Board Member 

Anke von Arnim, Baroness of Reitzenstein, attended school in Louisenlund in the state of Schleswig-Holstein.  more Anke v. Arnim

Ulrich Schoeneich

At the heart of the Uckermark, Board Member until February 2021

After graduating with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from TU Dresden in 1979, Ulrich Schoeneich worked as a Senior Technologist at a state housing company in Neubrandenburg.  more Ulrich Schoeneich

Working together

Our goal

We have the unique opportunity to take up the tradition of the Joachimsthalsches Gymnasium and to revitalise it for the 21st century and beyond.  more Working together

Uwe Schmidt

Letting numbers tell stories, Board Member

After school, Uwe Schmidt gained a qualification as a wholesaler before embarking on a career in the public banking sector.  more Uwe Schmidt


Achieving more together

Recognised experts are supporting the project on a voluntary basis during the development phase.
 more Advisers

Federal funding

450,000 euros in federal funding

Berlin / Uckermark – The large-scale project “Joachimsthalsches Gymnasium / European School” in Templin has received a federal grant of €450,000  more Federal funding