Al Aqsa Islamic Academy

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (215)765-6660
  • K-11 Accreditated by the Middle States Accreditation Association.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Islamic School League of America (ISLA)
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-11
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1996

Student Body

Total Students263 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
89%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeAl Aqsa Islamic Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
27%
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(overgarments, kemar for girls; grey pants, blue polo for boys)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,880
% on Financial Aid
50%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Admissions DirectorAbdur Rahman

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, Track and FieldBasketballTrack and Field,

School Notes

  • birth certificate, social security card immunization record report card from previous school $200 registration & book fee double monthly payment the end of August; the rest spread over 9 months
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