Weekend Islamic School
The ICCD Weekend School has more than a three-decade history. The main goal of the school is to provide an Islamic education in a positive environment to public school students enabling them to be well-rounded, strong contributors and role models as Muslims in our American society.
Classes are held on:
Friday evenings from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, and
Sunday mornings from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
The school is in session from mid-September to mid-June. During the summer, a three to four week day camp may be offered. The school is usually closed, for at least one weekend, during the two `Eid holidays.
Current enrollment is about 185 children between the ages of 4 and 15 years old. The majority of children are 7 to 10 years old, tuition is $150.00 each semester, plus one-time $15.00 registration fee, we established a good curriculum and offer the students helpful text books and work books, and we choose the best teacher for the job.
Our program focuses on Quran reading and memorization along with meanings, Islamic Studies and some Arabic according to the student’s age and level.
Additional Classes on Sundays:
- Arabic Language Class for beginners 1:45-3:00 PM, contact Sr.Samia Khafaga
- Quran Memorization Hifz Program 2:00-5:00 (Pre-requisite, Reading of the Holy Quran, or Pass a Tajweed test given by Islamic Education Committee
All Children’s Weekend Educational Programs are held at the Annur School Building:
2195 Central Ave ,Schenectady, NY 12304
Continuous Improvement and Feedback
We meet with parents regularly in order to do what is best for the students. Please enroll your children early and feel free to ask questions and give us your feedback. You can contact me, the principal: Samia Khafaga at the school building while the school is in session or via email firstname.lastname@example.org