The Maputo International School, founded in 1975, caters for the children of both expatriate and Mozambican families. We have the staff and facilities to offer a first class education from pre-school to pre-university.
Our School is a registered Cambridge Primary and Secondary School and an accredited Cambridge exams center.
It is a school policy to organise class excursions within Maputo, further a field in Mozambique and to other countries during the year. This is part of the British National Curriculum and is seen as not only educational in its narrow sense, but also as an enriching, confidence building exercise.
In the past, there have been Middle School trips to the Drakensberg Mountains, Kwa-Zulu Natal and Pequenos Lebombos, while the Upper School have visited Zimbabwe, the Drakensberg, Kruger National Park, Morrungulo and Inhaca Island.
We have the following clubs:
At M.I.S. we believe that sports is integral to development and education. There are two areas in the School where sports are played: one, area opposite the classrooms which is used for football, netball, tennis and two, the all-weather hard court ground with floodlight facilities across the road, where basketball and football are played.
The School Swimming pool is used for both PE lessons and water polo. Swimming coaching is part of the extra-curricular programme. galas for each different section are held in April. See Swiming Pool regulations here
Athletic competitions are held in July for both Primary and Secondary Sections at the Parque dos Continuadores in town and swimming galas take place in April .From the upper years of Primary onwards, students are encouraged to participate in a wide range of sports programmes, including inter-house and inter-school competitions. Our athletics programme includes:
Track and Field