Al Ghazaly School

  • Established in 1984, Al-Ghazaly Elementary has developed a comprehensive education program taught to the highest standards as defined by New Jersey's Core Curriculum Content Standards, with a strong focus on Islamic Studies.
  • Al-Ghazaly Elementary School provides a caring, Islamic environment suitable for any child in the Muslim Community.
  • It is the mission of Al-Ghazaly Elementary School to promote a congenial school environment that will inspire in the students pride in their Muslim identity to address this mission, Al-Ghazaly Elementary School will: provide quality Islamic education and high academic standards in an active learning environment that incorporates problem solving skills, critical thinking, and analytic reasoning; create an Islamic atmosphere that fosters proper adab and principles in everyday interactions; inculcate leadership and critical thinking skills necessary to excel in any future endeavors; provide a safe and secure caring environment where people respect and enjoy learning; and utilize modern teaching strategies and methodologies to instill in Al-Ghazaly students an appreciation of the treasures, beauty and richness of the Arabic language.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7

Student Body

Total Students148 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeAl Ghazaly School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Union City
    Grades: PK-12 | 221 students
    5 miles
    4613 Cottage Place
    Union City, NJ 07087
    (201)758-5590
    5 PK-12
    221
  • East Orange
    Grades: NS-12 | 277 students
    7.8 miles
    215 N Oraton Pkwy
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)672-4124
    7.8 NS-12
    277
  • Jersey City
    Badr School
    (Islamic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 113 students
    0.3 miles
    539 Bergen Ave
    Jersey City, NJ 07304
    (201)435-1075
    0.3 NS-8
    113
  • Newark
    Grades: K-9 | 61 students
    5.7 miles
    15 James St
    Newark, NJ 07102
    (973)732-5087
    5.7 K-9
    61
  • Union City
    Miftaahul Uloom Academy
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    Montessori School (Islamic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 231 students
    3.6 miles
    501 15th St
    Union City, NJ 07087
    (201)223-9920
    3.6 NS-12
    231

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This school has been one of the best Islamic schools in NJ for a long time. Recently, over the past year, the school has been blessed with an amazingly active Board of Directors that has taken the school to an even higher level. I would higly recommend this school to any parent that would like to see their children grow to greatness.
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