Welcome to Stella Maris International School Nampula


Africa Day 2023


Inspiring The Young Ones


The 2022 Foundation Day Celebration


Career Orientation Seminar

“Gearing up for a Better and Brighter Future”
March 5, 2022


In-Service Training Seminar

In-Service Training Seminar 2022


21 Commencement Exercises

Reshaping and Innovating Amidst Pandemic
November 2021

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Children’s Day celebrations


Grade 7 Bronze

Class 0f 2019


21 Commencement Exercises

The SMIS Faculty


Heart’s Day (Pemba)

Arts activities


Math and Science Quiz Bee 2022

Our Quiz Bee is a prestigious event where our students exhibit academic talents.

They are put into groups to experience the convenience of working in a team and achieving excellent results.

Talents are also showcased giving an all-round activity that touches on academic and extra-curricular activities.


21 Commencement Exercises

2021 Graduation Ceremony


Spelling Quiz Bee 2022

Spelling Quiz Bee 2022

Date: July 22, 2022

Time: 8:00AM

@SMIS Main Building Lobby


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School-Based Campus Journalism

S.M.I.S Nampula held a seminar on School-Based Campus Journalism for communication. The top agenda was to improve the faculty with skills to impart to the student body in their various classes on gathering news for their own consumption and writing for their peers. Our guest speakers were Mr. Lovemore Nyandoro, Ms. Fortunate Tadokera, Mr. Anisio Mamhica, and Mrs. Patience Mutambara Sibanda. Our guests clarified on ethics in journalism, parts of a magazine, paper layout, writing news, editorial, and feature articles.


SMIS Tootball Tournament

SMIS Football Championship

SMIS Teachers

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Power in Unity

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Exam Period @SMISnampula

The Exams Started on the 26th of July 2018 with the Values Education Exam paper.


A Visit to Ave Maria Orphanage

On Friday the 8th of June, SMIS Nampula Visited Ave Maria Orphanage to visit the children and provide moral and emotional support.


Start Of The Children’s Day Celebrations

The weather was sunny and cool, Perfect for FUN!!!!


Cinema Experience on Children’s Day !


The environment became silent @ the screening of the Legendary Black Panther


Drug Use and Abuse program

A Drug abuse seminar has been running @ SMIS the past week. An external professional Counselor was invited to present on Drug abuse and alert the students to stay away from


Children’s Day SMIS Nampula

Children’s day was celebrated with a blast. Wild fun and games which was follow with a movie theater experience !!

SMis Ladieies steps

Like Day We Shall Show Light

Stella Maris harbors the most intuitive staff able to attend to students on a case by case basis.


Modern ambiance conducive for learning

Contemporary designs are applied all over the school to allow for a fully relaxing academic experience.


Pioneering in research and technological advancement

S.M.I.S prides itself in offering the students with state of the art research facilities and offering full student assistance through termly projects.


Cambridge IGCSE continuing studies

Students have an opportunity for peer learning, leading to engagement during the time of their classes.


Your kids foundation is important…

Stella Maris International School: who value education as a lifelong process?


Extra Curricular Activities

Aims to provide quality education that all students are encouraged to reach their full potential within a caring, secure and stimulating environment.


Seminars & Workshops

SMIS is well at the forefront of educational innovation and we take seriously our commitment to continuously upgrade the professionalism of our Teachers and Staff.

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Please explore our corridors that bear fine history dating back to 2001, when a progressive citizen by the name of Madam Marciana Sablay-Serno mooted the idea of a private school non-denominational English medium school, in the city of Nampula.

It is the biggest Cambridge accredited examination centre in North Mozambique with a rich I.G.C.S.E (CIE) Cambridge International Examinations History as of 2008, AS & A level as of 2009 and Checkpoint Secondary 1 as of 2015.  We have grown into an international school churning out graduates of high repute, achievers, and tenacious fighters in industry both locally and internationally.

Enjoy turning the Web pages and tread over virtual corridors – you will meet the Cultured people from the past and present who continue to make our school the home of internationally accredited education.

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Welcome to Stella Maris International School Nampula   “Good day, SMIS Invites you, Scroll down for more !”   Please explore our corridors that bear fine history dating back to 2001, when a progressive citizen by the name of Madam Marciana Sablay-Serno … Continued

About Us  ›

Stella Maris International School is a private co-educational school which aims to educate people of all races.

Admissions  ›

We are delighted that you are considering Stella Maris International School for your child’s education. At SMIS, pupils in Early Kindergarten through 12th grade students benefit from a quality private school experience educative community engaged in developing learners to be more … Continued

Cambridge International Curriculum  ›

Checkpoint 1 to 3 Stella Maris International School follows the Cambridge guidelines for this level focusing on 3 core subjects, namely: English Language, Mathematics and Science. We continue to create a well rounded student by offering other subjects such as … Continued

Alumni  ›

  As alumni of the Stella Maris International School, your relationship with the school does not have to end at the time of your graduation. It will continue to grow as you stay in touch with former classmates and other … Continued

Tentative School Calendar 2024  ›

First Term Nov 2023 – Jan 14, 2024  Enrolment period January 15                   Classes begin January 19                   Orientation Day January 26                   Election of Class Officers February 1-2                Convention of Class Officers and General Campaign February 9                   Election of SBO … Continued