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Dear Parents,The International day is fast approaching and we are looking forward tocelebrating with you!Mark your calendars:Event: International DayDate : Thursday 20th FebruaryTiming : 9.30 to 12 ( early dismissal at noon for all students)Venue: Maplewood courtyardWe are sure you are also looking forward to celebrating and supporting yourcountry’s heritage and culture.Our staff will be reaching out to you by email, for some support e.g (traditionalfood, decoration etc) and we appreciate all you can do to make the event amemorable one!Below you will find a list of all the countries we are representing this year alongwith the email addresses of the teachers in charge. Please feel free to contactthem if you have any ideas, suggestions or if you would like to volunteer in helpingrun the booth.Kind regards,The Events Committee and Administration at MWIS   Please Click here for more details |

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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