Iqra Academy Of Utah

Tel: (801)886-2310
Grades: K-4 | 33 students
Iqra Academy of Utah is the only Islamic school in Utah (
It is a private not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, now in its sixth year of (provisional) accreditation by NAAS.  Student instruction covers the Utah Core curriculum, with additional classes in Islamic Studies (including Arabic).
Iqra Academy is funded by students' tuition and fees, and by contributions from the community.
Our student body is a diverse group representing many countries in four continents.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Islamic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-4
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 33 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Iqra Academy Of Utah Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(White blouse/shirt & navy skirt/slacks)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,700
Tuition Notes There is some limited financial assistance available, through zakat funds.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%

School Notes:

  • Mission Statement
  • To provide students with an excellent academic and Islamic education and a firm foundation of moral and ethical values
  • To develop in every student a positive American-Muslim identity
  • Prepare today's students to be tomorrow's leaders
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Cottonwood Youth Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ensign Learning Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tlc Teaching/learning Center (2 miles away)
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  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: K-8 | 456 students
    1.1 miles
    2755 Decker Lake Ln
    Salt Lake City, UT 84119
  • Salt Lake City
    Cottonwood Youth Academy
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    1.7 miles
    1144 W 3300 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84119
  • Salt Lake City
    Tlc Teaching/learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 21 students
    2 miles
    1035 West Indiana Ave
    Salt Lake City, UT 84104
  • Salt Lake City
    Grades: K-9 | 550 students
    2.4 miles
    1325 S Main St
    Salt Lake City, UT 84115
  • Salt Lake City
    Kearns-saint Ann School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 275 students
    2.6 miles
    430 E 2100 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84115

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The average private school tuition in Salt Lake County, UT is $5,845 for elementary schools and $8,786 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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