Al-Hamra Academy is the first full-time accredited Islamic school in New England.
Our goal is to raise children with a strong intellectual and moral background.
We strive to provide an environment that encourages the cognitive, spiritual, moral, emotional, and physical growth of every student.
We have a well-defined, effective and evolving curriculum that follows the Massachusetts State Frameworks.
We foster spiritual and moral growth in a progressive Islamic environment - an environment that instills in our students the universal values of love, compassion, peace, tolerance, equality, and justice.
Our philosophy reflects our commitment to educate our students to become responsible and productive members of society - instilling civic responsibility in students is one of the goals of the Academy.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 130 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
130 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
71%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Al-hamra Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 130 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Worcester County, MA is $17,108 for elementary schools and $33,640 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Worcester County, MA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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