- As an encounter school, the YGS is open to all students of all nationalities.
- The grade classification takes place after an admission test by the school.
- In preschool, children are intensively supported and taught in German and English languages, so the start in elementary school is guaranteed and smooth.
- The preschool grants the children a "small language diploma" based on a language test.
- The guardians register their children in person by appointment at the school.