Maplewood Computing Ltd. (Maplewood) has specialized in school administration software and services since 1980 and provides comprehensive solutions for schools, classrooms and district offices. There are now approximately 2,000 schools across Canada using Maplewood to run their schools. Recently, there has been significant growth in our hosting service, with over 1,200 schools now hosted on Maplewood servers in Ontario, Canada.
Maplewood is able to deliver a quality product that seamlessly meets all of the needs of schools in the provinces where we have schools.
Maplewood’s core business has always been its SIS, our expertise in this area is recognized not only by clients, but also by key personnel in various provincial Ministries/Departments of Education. When new provincial initiatives are introduced, Maplewood is consistently the first vendor to fulfill those requirements.
Maplewood’s staff combines expertise in both school administration and computer systems design to ensure that educators' real needs are met. Maplewood understands what is needed to run a school efficiently. Maplewood knows that schools are the key component to the collection of accurate and timely data. Data is critical for analyzing student success, and improving learning. Maplewood’s SIS continues to keep the end-users in mind, so that they can easily and efficiently report data, and maximize available time for meeting the students’ needs. Beyond the development of the system, Maplewood prides itself by having excellent implementation and customer support services.
Canadian schools need a trusted partner who understands Canada's changing education landscape. Maplewood connectEd is built on over 35 years of progressive development from school administrator feedback across Canada, and is the foundation for a Student Centered Service that enables success for all students by supporting Student, Teacher, and Learning relationships. Working with provincial Ministries and Integration Partners, Maplewood can satisfy the rapidly changing Provincial reporting requirements and new Canadian assessment practices, as well as the integration of progressive social media and emerging collaboration tools to meet the changing needs and expectations of education community.
Maplewood's SIS is a truly Canadian product developed to satisfy the unique needs of Canadian schools - it is written in Canada, all research, development, marketing, sales, and support is performed by experienced residents of Canada supporting and investing in our local communities. The customization efforts to deliver a SIS tailored for each jurisdiction (province/territory) requires significant, focused effort, and by concentrating on a limited number of jurisdictions, Maplewood is able to deliver a quality product that seamlessly meets and exceeds all of the needs of schools in the provinces where we have schools. With more than half of the Maplewood clients now opting for Maplewood's data hosting service, managing over 1200 schools in Maplewood's private cloud clearly proves competency in protecting confidential data, managing servers and performing software updates.