School Of Knowledge

2850 Cold Spring Rd,
Indianapolis, IN, 46222-0462
Tel: (317)923-0328
Grades: PK - 12 | 152 students
Madrasa Tul Ilm serving under the guidance of the Qur’an and Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad, aims to provide learning opportunities in an Islamic environment.
The school has a special responsibility to teach students the skills of communication, computation, social relations, creative thinking, and problem solving techniques in order to nurture moral values and model proper Islamic behavior.
The beginnings of MTI School of Knowledge can be traced back more than fifteen years.
It was originally a home schooling program established by four devoted sisters: Sr.
Muslimah Mustafa, Sr.
Jamila Al-Khattab, Sr.
Mu’mina Blackman, and Sr.
Saeeda Amatullah.
The school began with the involvement of only a couple families.
Soon, however, the program expanded from just two families to six.
As more and more community members began to hear about us, interest began to rise, and suddenly an idea was born The community would gather to create a school offering an affordable, high-quality Islamic and standard American education to all children.
The school has come a long way since the beginning.
Little by little the school has added on to what it already had.
The Masjid first started out with a small building downtown.
The school that they had was a small home school consisting of about five students.
Even with that it was still full time.
After much hard work and determination they bought an area and began construction on a Masjid.
The idea was to have a full time school in the basement area and the prayer area on the upper level.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Islamic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 152 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 96%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade School Of Knowledge Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cardinal Ritter High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Michael Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Richard's Episcopal School (2.6 miles away)
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  • Indianapolis St. Michael Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3352 W 30th St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46222
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Indianapolis
    Cardinal Ritter High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3360 W 30th St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46222
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  569  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Indianapolis
    Holy Angels Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2822 Dr Martin Luther King Jr St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46208
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.6  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Indianapolis
    International School Of Indiana
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    4330 N Michigan Road
    Indianapolis , IN , 46208
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    1.9  mi  |  576  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Indianapolis
    Capitol City Seventh-day Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2143 Boulevard Pl
    Indianapolis , IN , 46202
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2.3  mi  |  71  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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