Islamic School Of San Diego

Tel: (858)278-7970
Grades: K-8 | 164 students
Islamic School of San Diego (ISSD) was founded by dedicated community members in 1992.
Currently the school's 20 staff members serve 163 students in grades K - 8.
The school is an essential part of the San Diego Muslim community and has been an effective and vital vehicle for assisting parents in their efforts to preserve the Islamic identity of Muslim children growing up in America.
ItSSD provides children with an opportunity to learn the basic concepts, values, and ethics of Islam which will serve as the foundation for all other human knowledge and science.
It forms an essential platform for shaping a virtous human character.
ISSD provides a rigorous, integrated religious and academic education in a nurturing environment in order to develop academically and spiritually strong students who are balanced in all aspects of their development.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Islamic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 164 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
63%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Islamic School Of San Diego Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes

  • The mission of the Islamic School of San Diego is to facilitate the intellectual, psychological, physical, and spiritual development of all its students within a supportive, nurturing environment. The school is committed to ensuring that learning occurs for all students and to including all stakeholders in a team approach to accomplish this goal. We endeavor to produce students that will contribute positively to humanity and the global environment.

Profile last updated: 01/18/2015

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Horizon Christian Academy Pk-12 (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Child's Primary School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Atonement Lutheran Preschool (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego
    Grades: K-8 | 90 students
    1.1 miles
    3811 Mount Acadia Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858)576-2120
    1.1K-8
    90
  • San Diego
    Atonement Lutheran Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-K | 65 students
    0.1 miles
    7250 Eckstron Ave
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858)278-8151
    0.1PK-K
    65
  • San Diego
    Reformation Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 94 students
    0.6 miles
    4670 Mount Abernathy Ave
    San Diego, CA 92117
    (858)279-3311
    0.6PK-8
    94
  • San Diego
    Grades: 7-12 | 419 students
    0.9 miles
    5331 Mount Alifan Drive
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858)244-0333
    0.97-12
    419
  • San Diego
    Wee Care Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 150 students
    1.3 miles
    3580 Mount Acadia Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858)560-0985
    1.3NS-PK
    150

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