ILM Academy

ILM Academy is a nonprofit, Islamic private school in metro Atlanta, founded due to the necessity of Islamic education in the North Atlanta Muslim community. A parent-governed, Cognia, and CISNA accredited, the school offers education from Montessori Toddlers, Primary and Elementary programs, PreK to Eighth Grade, and High School. Driven by a commitment to excellence, we are dedicated to elevating education standards for Muslim youth. We recognize the importance of creating a safe, nurturing, and intellectually stimulating environment in shaping a self-assured and cognizant future Muslim generation. We aspire to offer an integrated teaching approach to foster future leaders who will positively impact the Ummah. With the pursuit of 'ihsan' (excellence) as a core motivator, we strongly believe in raising the bar higher for our children's education. Our Mission: Provide an environment to produce Muslims whose thoughts and actions are devoted to Allah (SWT).
Focus on teaching Language Arts, Science, Math, and Arabic.
Utilize the most effective teaching methods (teaching philosophy)and tools (technology).
Make learning appealing, interesting, fun, and interactive. Instill discipline in students.  Inculcate a strong foundation of Islamic principles.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 358 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,750
  • Acceptance rate: 50%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Aug. 1 / Oct. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

ILM Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia - Science of Reading
Dual Language Immersion Program
Secondary Immersion Language
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
358 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
ILM Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
28 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science, AP Computer Science Principles, AP Environmental Science, AP Government, AP Human Geography, AP Language, AP Literature & Composition, AP Psychology, AP US History
Average ACT score
(Out of 36)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Khaki pants with collared polo required

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Aug. 1 / Oct. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
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Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered
2 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
20 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Coding Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl, Junior Robotics, Math Olympiad, MIST (Muslim Inter-Scholastic Tournament), Model UN, National Junior Honor Society, Robotics Team, Science Fair, Science Olympiad, STEAM Club, Technology Fair, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Boys Soccer Club, Girls Kickball Club, Girls Soccer Club
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does ILM Academy cost?
ILM Academy's tuition is approximately $6,750 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of ILM Academy?
The acceptance rate of ILM Academy is 50%, which is lower than the national average of 80%. ILM Academy's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Georgia with low acceptance rates.
What sports does ILM Academy offer?
ILM Academy offers 2 interscholastic sports: Basketball and Soccer.
What is ILM Academy's ranking?
When is the application deadline for ILM Academy?
The application deadline for ILM Academy is Aug. 1 / Oct. 1.

School Reviews

Wonderful school with exceptionally qualified teachers. The principal is an amazing person - so caring, compassionate and focused on the welfare of the children. The ''Ilm'' team, (administration, board members, parent volunteers and teachers) strive to make this school the best possible learning environment. Check out their ITBS results, they are phenomenal!! I put my child in this school and have never looked back, thank God!! :) Wonderful academics. Well done Ilm Academy!!!
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 358 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,750
  • Acceptance rate: 50%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Aug. 1 / Oct. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Roswell, GA is $18,636 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Roswell, GA is 66% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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