Welcome to DSSLI

Willkommen zur Deutschen Sprachschule 

Deutsche Sprachschule Long Island, Inc. (DSSLI) is a parent initiative founded in 2003 in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. DSSLI provides continuing language education for German learners and German-speaking students of all ages and levels, and provides a network for families to expand their knowledge of German culture and to engage in cross-cultural exchanges.

  • We offer classes for toddlers, children, teens, and adults.
  • Classes for children meet Saturday afternoons, and adult classes on weekday nights.
  • All classes meet at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, New York.
  • In addition to German language skills, students learn about German culture and holidays.
NEWS
  • All German Classes have been canceled for today 12/9/17. Stay safe and warm during this first winter storm!
  •  Registration continues for 2017-18 school year. Register online or via paper form (see details here). Register and pay your full tuition by October 1 to qualify for an administrative discount. 
  • DSSLI children’s classes will not meet on November 11th in observance of Veteran’s Day.
  • November 4th we will be celebrating Martinstag
  • We are always looking for German teachers, teacher assistants, and subs. Contact us if you are interested in getting involved.