Islamic Academy Of Burlington County

IABC provides the muslim community in South Jersey "Academic Excellence in Traditional Islamic Environment"!!!.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 127 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,250
  • Acceptance rate: 30%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Apr. 1 / Sep. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Islamic Academy Of Burlington County ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
2008

Student Body

Total Students
127 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
66%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Islamic Academy Of Burlington County Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Advanced Courses
Advanced Arabic Language Classical, Advanced Chemistry Honors, Advanced Computer Science with Java, Algebra II with Trigonometry Honors, AP Calculus AB/BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics C Mechanics, AP US History, Calculus I Honors, College Preparatory Critical Reading and Analysis, Economics I Microeconomics
Average SAT score
1390
Average Percentile SSAT
95%
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Navy Pants and Navy Jumper with white shirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Apr. 1 / Sep. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Sibling Discounts available.
Acceptance Rate
30%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Abu Sameer

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Charity Initiatives, Youth Groups

Arts and Music Programs:
Islamic Calligraphy for Auctions

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Recreational Martial Arts Program

School Notes

  • The Islamic Academy of Burlington County was officially founded in September of 2008 and was registered with the state of New Jersey Department of Education as a private school. The formalized school was the natural progression of what had been a homeschooling network beginning in July 2005.The 2016-17 academic yearis expected to begin with 140+ registered students, 23 full-time& part-time teachers, as well as many volunteers. The school iscurrently offering a program that includes PreK and goes up to the11th grade. We hope to add an additional grade each school year,inshallah, and eventually move towards a complete PreK-12 college preparatory program.
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  • IABC is currently offering a PreK-11th program designed forfamilies that are interested in the Tarbiya of their children in avery traditional Islamic Environment along with providing them witha very strong academic foundation for higher education. The programis developing towards a K-12 College Preparatory program over thecoming years, inshallah.
  • The program that we currently have in place is designed forhighly motivated students/parents. The Core Curriculum subjects(Language Arts and Math) along with Science, Social Studies, etcare taught on an honors track. All student by the 6th grade aretaking honors classes as we do not have the personnel to handlemultiple tracks for remedial learners or students with specialeducation needs. In addition to the required Core Curriculumsubjects students are expected to:Memorize Portions of the Quran(Abridged Tahfeez Program-Approx. 5 Juz over 8years)Study/Master Fusha (Quranic) Arabic (over 8 years) tobe able to comprehend the QuranStudy/Master the rules ofTajweed to properly recite the QuranStudy Seerah/History ofIslam/Stories of Sahaba etcAll of the above translates into anextraordinary amount of homework and workload outside of school.This requires a highly motivated student and parents to encouragethem on a regular basis in order to keep up with the requirements.The purpose of this information is to prepare a prospective familyto the expectations at IABC.
  • The basis of admission is as follows:
  • Past performance from previous schooling including StandardizedTesting results
  • Previous study of the Quran/Arabic (particularly for transferstudents in 2nd grade & above)
  • IABC Basic Skills Testing (Entrance Exam, includes LA, Math& Arabic components)
  • Parent/Child Interview (upon successful completion of IABCBasic Skills Testing)
  • Our facility is a modest facility built for our needs. Itincludes the two Mussallahs (Brothers/Sisters) and currently 9total classrooms. IABC is both a masjid and an Islamic School. Wehave approvals for adding an additional 9 classrooms from thetownship planning board and are currently in the process of raisingthe required funds to begin the construction.
  • To begin the process of your application please submit thefollowing documents via mail or email at your earliestconvenience:
  • IABC Enrollment Form (for each Student - complete filled out,with both parents current Cell phone numbers and emailaddresses)
  • Parents Questionnaire (one per family)
  • Birth Certificates ( a copy of the original document for eachchild)
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Islamic Academy Of Burlington County cost?
Islamic Academy Of Burlington County's tuition is approximately $4,250 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Islamic Academy Of Burlington County?
The acceptance rate of Islamic Academy Of Burlington County is 30%, which is lower than the national average of 80%. Islamic Academy Of Burlington County's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in New Jersey with low acceptance rates.
What sports does Islamic Academy Of Burlington County offer?
Islamic Academy Of Burlington County offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Flag Football, Football, Martial Arts and Soccer.
What is Islamic Academy Of Burlington County's ranking?
Islamic Academy Of Burlington County ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for: Least expensive tuition, Highest average SAT score and Lowest average acceptance rates.
When is the application deadline for Islamic Academy Of Burlington County?
The application deadline for Islamic Academy Of Burlington County is Apr. 1 / Sep. 1.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 127 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,250
  • Acceptance rate: 30%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Apr. 1 / Sep. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Burlington County, NJ is $7,909 for elementary schools and $11,297 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Burlington County, NJ is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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