Al-arqam Islamic School

  • Islamic school was the dream of every Muslim in the Sacramento area.
  • It was realized in the fall of 1998 with the establishment of Al-Arqam School.
  • Al-Arqam Islamic School is committed to the education and nurturing of the whole child and to instill in each of its students the principles of submission to the Will of Allah (SWT) as an essential element in achieving excellence academically and personally.
  • Our goals are to teach a love for Islam by way of role modeling; to teach the practice of Islam through daily practical implementation; to educate our students according to first-rate standards of academic achievement; to teach our students to strive for excellence so that they may compete effectively in the outside society, universities and work places; and to develop in each student a strong moral and spiritual character, and to build on their individual self worth, discipline, independence, ethical standards, love of learning, sense of citizenship and responsibility.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12

Student Body

Total Students284 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
97%
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Islamic school was the dream of every Muslim in the Sacramento area. It was realized in the fall of 1998 with the establishment of Al-Arqam School. Al-Arqam Islamic School is committed to the education and nurturing of the whole child and to instill in each of its students the principles of submission to the Will of Allah (SWT) as an essential element in achieving excellence academically and personally. Our goals are to teach a love for Islam by way of role modeling; to teach the practice of Islam through daily practical implementation; to educate our students according to first-rate standards of academic achievement; to teach our students to strive for excellence so that they may compete effectively in the outside society, universities and work places; and to develop in each student a strong moral and spiritual character, and to build on their individual self worth, discipline, independence, ethical standards, love of learning, sense of citizenship and responsibility.
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  • San Jose
    Grades: K-12 | 27 students
    87.5 miles
    1631 Peregrino Way
    San Jose, CA 95125
    (408)370-9590
    87.5 K-12
    27
  • Sacramento
    Grades: 1-12 | 81 students
    0.9 miles
    4911 47th Ave
    Sacramento, CA 95824
    (916)393-3633
    0.9 1-12
    81
  • Sacramento
    Grades: PK-8
    4.7 miles
    2600 V Street
    Sacramento, CA 95818
    (916)429-6055
    4.7 PK-8
    n/a
  • Sacramento
    Grades: PK-12 | 495 students
    5.2 miles
    2636 Latham Drive
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916)481-8811
    5.2 PK-12
    495
  • Antioch
    Grades: 4-8 | 4 students
    40.9 miles
    600 Alumrock Drive
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)706-7086
    40.9 4-8
    4

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