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Dear Parents,   We hope you are as excited as we are about the beginning of e-learning at MWIS! Our teachers have been working hard and are excited to share some fun and engaging lessons with you! Our Principals, Mr. Ryan and Ms. Tara, have put together an introductory video showing you how to access important information on our school website - Please click on the following link to view the video and get started with e-learning!   Please Click here to see E-Learning Introduction   As always, please do not hesitate to contact us our your son/daughter\'s teachers for more information and support.   Ms. Tara and Mr. Tony also put together a Google Meet Tutorial video, and that can be seen by going to the following link.   Please click here to see Google Meet Introduction   We are also updating all information regularly on our Facebook Page, as well as sharing some fun videos so be sure to follow us!   Thank you | Dear Parents,   As you are aware, distance learning will begin on Sunday 22 March 2020. Our teachers have been eagerly preparing lessons and are excited to share these with the students next week. We wanted to share a few pieces of important information: Visit the Weekly Overviews on the school website ( to see find instructions for learning Continue using Google Classroom/Classdojo/SeeSaw for lessons and assignments  It's imperative that students follow the E-learning schedule (attached) the best they can so they can access their teachers when they seek assistance or clarification.  All teachers will be available for video conferencing time during their scheduled class times through Google Hangouts Meet. We ask that students respect the times to ensure all students have access to teachers. This time is not mandatory but is an excellent opportunity to ask teachers questions in real-time. These conferences will be recorded and shared with students. Google Hangouts Meet instructions for parents/students are also attached to this email For KG - grade 2 students/parents, we recommend that you contact your homeroom teacher through the platforms that they have suggested on their 'Introductory' video if you have any questions   Please do not hesitate to contact the school if you have any further questions. (KG1 - Grade 6 ) E- Learning Schedule (Grade 7 to 12 ) E- Learning Schedule | At Maplewood International School, we recognize the importance of visual and online support for students. We alsounderstand that teachers have a responsibility to support students with continuing to progress and achieve outcomesin all subjects. Parents, staff, and students have a responsibility to ensure the online support is provided in line withprocedures outlined below for child protection and safeguarding purposes.Aims● to ensure online support is structured and conducted professionally● to ensure parents and students are aware of procedures and expectations● to ensure staff support students following safeguarding protocol● to ensure the whole school community is committed to child protection procedures Please click here to see the detailed instructions | All instructional and assessment material can either be accessed by the Weekly Overview links below OR by accessing respective subject Google Classrooms Weekly Overviews  Google Classroom (EMAIL LOGIN REQUIRED )   |

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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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


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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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