Al Aqsa Islamic Academy

  • K-11 Accreditated by the Middle States Accreditation Association.

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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
86%
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 1-11 | 33 students
    2 miles
    1546 North 27th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19121
    (215)763-1601
    2 1-11
    33
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: PK-8 | 106 students
    3.9 miles
    4431 Walnut St
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215)387-8888
    3.9 PK-8
    106
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: K-8 | 70 students
    3.9 miles
    4637 Lancaster Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19131
    (215)473-8589
    3.9 K-8
    70
  • Villanova
    Grades: PK-6 | 124 students
    11.6 miles
    1860 Montgomery Ave
    Villanova, PA 19085
    (610)520-9624
    11.6 PK-6
    124
  • Philadelphia
    Islamic Day School Of Philadelphia
    Montessori School (Islamic)
    Grades: K-5 | 13 students
    6.5 miles
    222 E Durham St
    Philadelphia, PA 19119
    (215)248-0896
    6.5 K-5
    13

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