Clara Mohammed School

Clara Mohammed School offers a comprehensive educational experience designed to meet the needs of all students.
As an institution, we strive to make education available to everyone, regardless of race, religion, or culture of origin.
The teachers of Clara Mohammed School (CMS) educate with the school's philosophy that all learned knowledge begins with hands on experience.
At CMS we begin teaching by engaging the student's intuitive experience first.
We strive to engage the senses and imagination of our students in preparation for teaching concepts.
We utilize and encourage student curiosity and the spirit of inquiry to motivate and evolve the minds of our students.
We strive to foster the spirit of industry and productivity in each student, personally, morally and socially.
Clara Mohammed School culture is based on the philosophical assumption of the innate goodness and potential of every human being.
It is our responsibility at CMS, in conjunction with our parents, to bring out the good potential of each student and create an optimal environment for learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students21 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Clara Mohammed School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Clara Mohammed School is The Barday School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ben Lippen School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia
    The Barday School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 19 students
    1 miles
    4704 Colonial Dr
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 629-6318
    1 2-12
  • Columbia
    Grades: K-12 | 30 students
    1.9 miles
    3019 Farrow Road
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 873-7132
    1.9 K-12
  • Columbia
    Ben Lippen School
    Ben Lippen School Photo - Reception and High School Building
    Grades: NS-12 | 922 students
    2.5 miles
    7401 Monticello Road
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 807-4000
    2.5 NS-12
  • Columbia
    Grades: 1-5 | 52 students
    2.5 miles
    1510 Canal Dr
    Columbia, SC 29210
    (803) 551-5555
    2.5 1-5
  • Columbia
    St. John Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 30 students
    2.5 miles
    3404 W Beltline Blvd
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 256-8542
    2.5 PK-K

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