Alrazi Academy

ARA of Greater Des Moines Welcomes you. We are a non-profit educational organization located in West Des Moines, Iowa. ARA is a full time Elementary and Middle school , Preschool and Child Care.
Our mission is to provide an offordable and quality childcare to Des Moines residents and Full time Islamic education to the Muslim kids in our community. All school programs will be open to all children regardless of race, religion, color, sex or national origin ARA Offers Childcare program for Infants and kids 1 year to 3 Prek-3 and 4 years Kindergarten 1st to 8th grades.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 99 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Alrazi Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
2004
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
99 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
86%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade
Alrazi Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
10 students
List of Courses Offered
Average ACT score
23
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
School uniform Pants, Jerseys, Polo, Blouse, Jumpers, dresss

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
School $475/month, Possible to be changed. Preschool and Child Care: Contact us
Summer Program Cost Notes
Contact us for details
% on Financial Aid
50%
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Ihsan Yaseen
Admissions Associate
Office Assistance

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Arabic, Quran and Islamic Studies

School Notes

  • Mission
  • AlRazi Academy is an Islamic school committed to providing students with high quality academic and character education. AlRazi Academy is dedicated to nurturing spiritual growth and developing God consciousness through the teachings of Islam.
  • AlRazi Academy aims to create a safe and nurturing environment thatwhere students aspire for excellence in education, integrity and leadership skills to better serve humanity
  • Vision
  • AlRazi Academy seeks to empower its students with independence, moral strength, and the education necessary to successfully contribute in a dynamic contemporary world. AlRazi Academy aims to develop for its student`s self-assurance as American Muslims with a commitment to honoring family, community involvement, and respecting others. We strive to foster ethical values in our students towards becoming productive and responsible members of our global society.
  • Goals
  • Providing an academic program that promotes excellence, builds curiosity, and creates ambitionCreating an atmosphere where logical reasoning and independent thinking are enhancedIncorporating a learning environment that involves exploration, discovery, and discussionGuiding students to become productive citizens with leadership, responsibility, and integrityInstilling in students the self-assurance and discipline required to reach excellence in all endeavorsDeveloping competence in public speech and creative writingBroadening cultural awareness by fostering an appreciation for art and sportsEstablishing social skills through peer and adult interaction emphasizing mutual respect and trustFostering responsibility to God, society, and the environmentTeaching students the Arabic language as a means of communication and understanding the QuranGuiding students to use quranic principles and moral strength in their daily livesDeveloping God consciousness and using prophetic examples as a model to be emulated throughout life
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Alrazi Academy?
The acceptance rate of Alrazi Academy is 99%, which is higher than the national average of 94%.
Does Alrazi Academy offer a summer program?
Yes, Alrazi Academy offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Alrazi Academy offer?
Alrazi Academy offers 2 interscholastic sports: Basketball and Soccer.
What is Alrazi Academy's ranking?
Alrazi Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Iowa for: Highest percentage of students of color and Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for Alrazi Academy?
The application deadline for Alrazi Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 99 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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