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Dear Maplewood International School Principal The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge thanks you for engaging with our team during the recentevaluation visit.The purpose of the visit was to evaluate the school’s distance learning provision for students’ learning and wellbeingand to support the school in identifying areas that require improvement. During the online visit, evaluators engagedin a range of activities, including discussions with senior and middle leaders, review of documents, review of samplesof students’ work, observation of virtual lessons and analysis of feedback from stakeholders.   The Distance Learning Profile is : Developed   Positive features of the distance learning 1. The ability of the school to build upon previous e-learning experiences to support a seamless moveinto distance learning.2. The range of stimulating online and offline learning opportunities available to students.3. The variety of links established to enable parents to communicate with the school.   Areas for Developement None!!!     |         PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REPORT CARD      Downloading Instructions    | Dear parents of Grade 12,   Please click Here for Grade 12 Midterm Assessment Schedule |

Welcome to Maplewood International School

MWIS is a Canadian curriculum school delivering a high quality program to students from age 4 to 19. The school has full accreditation from Alberta Education which is the highest performing province in Canada. Canada consistently ranks in the top two or three countries in the world on international standardized testing programs.

Students attending MWIS experience this high quality and receive an Alberta High School Diploma on graduation. This diploma is rated highly desirable in terms of accessing post secondary institutions around the world.

By offering reduced tuitions and the introduction of trilingual education (English, French, Arabic) for the 2019/20 school year, the school becomes one of the highest value for money private schools in the UAE.

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Principal's Message

Welcome to Maplewood International School the Quality Canadian school in Abu Dhabi. Our school follows the Alberta curriculum (Canadian), the top rated English speaking curriculum by PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) in the world. Maplewood's mission is to graduate students as engaged thinkers with ethical and global perspectives. Our teachers support students as they develop an inquiry based approach needed for both academic and personal success. I encourage you to visit us to see what we are all about.

                                                     Darran Lorne


Our Features

We are the first School in the region who started using Google Chromebooks for Education.

Maplewood International School is the first School In the Region started using Google Chromebooks for Education

Maplewood International School is a recognized Canadian international school in Abu Dhabi, UAE providing world-class education through a unique combination of advanced and innovative digital learning methods with the help of talented and experienced teachers .

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Who We Are

Our school use a completely digital method of teaching and learning


Students graduating as engaged thinkers and creative innovators with ethical, global perspectives, well prepared for the opportunities and challenges of our changing world

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To be a high-performing private school with student academic, social, emotional and physical development as its core focus.

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Core Values

  • Teamwork
  • Integrity and honesty
  • Transparency
  • Respect
  • Accountability
  • Care and compassion
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