Who We Are

M.W.A. Matriculation & Higher Secondary School is run by The Muslim Women’s Association, Madras. It is a non-profit organisation started in 1961, as a small Nursery School with 40 children on its rolls by a small band of Muslim Women dedicated to the cause of educating the poor sector of all communities under the presidentship of the late Begum Nazir Hussain. Since then it has maintained a high standard of education.

The motto of the school is “Learn and Serve”.

The school provides education for girls from Pre.K.G and L.K.G. upto Std XII. The medium of instruction in the school is English.

For the past five years our school has secured 100% pass in Std X & XII examination. Many of our students gain entry into professional courses. Our school has bagged State Ranks in Arabic, Persian and Nutrition & Dietetics and centums in Mathematics, Commerce, Computer Science, Accountancy, Business Maths, Science and Social Science.

The School has a well-equipped Library, Audio visual room, Prayer Hall and separate laboratories for Physics, Chemistry, and Biology & Computer Science.

Computer Science has been introduced at the primary school level to help students equip themselves with modern technology. There are two computer laboratories, one for the junior classes and another for the senior classes.

Medical check-up is conducted with extreme care by Medical Officers and parents are advised to take necessary follow up measures. Vocational courses in tailoring are conducted for ladies. The School has a canteen for the benefit of students.

Inter-class competitions are held in English and other languages. Qirath, Science, Arts and Crafts demonstration, Dumb Charades, Humanities Quiz, Fancy Dress and Elocution on Islamic topics are held every year. Educational field trips are organised for students under the guidance of teachers.