Islamic Foundation School

300 W Highridge Rd
Villa Park, IL 60181-0601
Tel: (630)941-8800
Grades: PK-12 | 715 students
Islamic Foundation School has embarked on a mission to provide excellent education in an atmosphere of faith, and to prepare students to be life-long learners and contributing members of society.
The Islamic Foundation is committed to providing children with an Islamic environment where they can learn basic Islamic principles in a practical fashion, helping children develop their dedication and duty to Allah and His creation, encouraging children to excel in all aspects of life in order to maximize their potential, training children in basic communication skills in English and Arabic languages, so that they may become future Daies of Islam, providing children with a clear Islamic direction in all social and personal activities.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Islamic School League of America (ISLA)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Islamic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 715 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
85%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Islamic Foundation School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
Average ACT score 25

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,280
Tuition Notes PS-PK $6500 KG-4th $5280 5-8th $6200 9-12th $6700 Discounts are given for multiple children in the family.
% on Financial Aid
40%
Acceptance Rate
60%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Enrichment Programs, Baseball, Basketball, Elementary Book Club, HS Boys' Cooking Club, Math-n-Tech Club, Model UN, NHS, Nasheed Club, Pep Club, Quran Memorization Club, Robotics Club, Snowball, Soccer, Student Council, Students 4 Social Justice, Volleyball Baseball, Basketball, Model UN, NHS, Nasheed Club, Pep Club, Robotics Club, Snowball, Soccer, Volleyball, After School Enrichment Programs,
Elementary Book Club,
HS Boys' Cooking Club,
Math-n-Tech Club,
Quran Memorization Club,
Student Council,
Students 4 Social Justice,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Montini Catholic High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunshine Montessori Of Oakbrook (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Meyers Road KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Villa Park
    Grades: K | 18 students
    0.6 miles
    1s221 Summit Ave
    Villa Park, IL 60181
    (630)678-0878
    0.6K
    18
  • Lombard
    Meyers Road KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 60 students
    0.7 miles
    1214 South Meyers Rd.
    Lombard, IL 60148
    (630)620-0440
    0.7NS-PK
    60
  • Lombard
    St. Pius X Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 500 students
    0.7 miles
    601 South Westmore Avenue
    Lombard, IL 60148
    (630)627-2353
    0.7PK-8
    500
  • Villa Park
    St Paul Christian Daycare & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-K | 42 students
    0.9 miles
    545 S Ardmore Ave
    Villa Park, IL 60181
    (630)832-0420
    0.9PK-K
    42
  • Lombard
    Grades: 9-12 | 664 students
    1 miles
    19W070 16th Street
    Lombard, IL 60148
    (630)627-6930
    19-12
    664

School Reviews

Former student, now parent of student! Very diverse school and very happy with academic and secular study levels.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 09/09/14
As a fourth year parent of IFS children, I am very happy with the level of academic and religious standards of this school. I highly recommend this school to anyone who is looking for a good school with a high standard in education, both religious and secular.
- Posted by Parent, 08/29/13
Islamic Foundation School has provided my children with a great academic and religious program and I am very happy with the level of education. I like the premises, the people, the community and the staff at the school and I highly recommend it to anyone looking for a private Islamic school for their children.
- Posted by Parent, 02/19/13
Islamic Foundation School is an amazing school that teaches children the right fundamentals for living. All of their classes are getting better each day and the teachers are also good. Their sports are now expanding and this school is making lots of great progress. I would recommend this school to anyone because it really will give you immense knowledge.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/09/12

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