Al-hamra Academy

Tel: (508)845-7000
Al-Hamra Academy is the first full-time accredited Islamic school in New England.
Our goal is to raise children with a strong intellectual and moral background.
We strive to provide an environment that encourages the cognitive, spiritual, moral, emotional, and physical growth of every student.
We have a well-defined, effective and evolving curriculum that follows the Massachusetts State Frameworks.
We foster spiritual and moral growth in a progressive Islamic environment - an environment that instills in our students the universal values of love, compassion, peace, tolerance, equality, and justice.
Our philosophy reflects our commitment to educate our students to become responsible and productive members of society - instilling civic responsibility in students is one of the goals of the Academy.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Islamic School League of America (ISLA)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Islamic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 141 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Al-hamra Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St John''s High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Violette Visions Early Learning Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Violette Visions Early Learning Center (1.4 miles away)
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  • Shrewsbury Violette Visions Early Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    314 Grafton Street
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)845-3248
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  59  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Shrewsbury
    St Mary Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    16 Summer St
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)842-1601
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.1  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Shrewsbury
    Lilliput Early Childhood Center
    Alternative School
    18 Grafton Street
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)842-0430
    Alternative School
    2.2  mi  |  219  students  |  Gr.  NS-2
  • Shrewsbury
    Shrewsbury Montessori School
    Montessori School
    55 Oak Street
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)842-2116
    Montessori School
    2.4  mi  |  170  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Shrewsbury
    Alhuda Academy    
    (Islamic)
    Po Box 4040 T/s
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)854-4700
    (Islamic)
    2.6  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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