Islamic School Of San Diego

  • Islamic School of San Diego (ISSD) was founded by dedicated community members in 1992.
  • Currently the school's 20 staff members serve 163 students in grades K - 8.
  • The school is an essential part of the San Diego Muslim community and has been an effective and vital vehicle for assisting parents in their efforts to preserve the Islamic identity of Muslim children growing up in America.
  • ItSSD provides children with an opportunity to learn the basic concepts, values, and ethics of Islam which will serve as the foundation for all other human knowledge and science.
  • It forms an essential platform for shaping a virtous human character.
  • ISSD provides a rigorous, integrated religious and academic education in a nurturing environment in order to develop academically and spiritually strong students who are balanced in all aspects of their development.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1992

Student Body

Total Students164 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
62%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Islamic School Of San Diego Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The mission of the Islamic School of San Diego is to facilitate the intellectual, psychological, physical, and spiritual development of all its students within a supportive, nurturing environment. The school is committed to ensuring that learning occurs for all students and to including all stakeholders in a team approach to accomplish this goal. We endeavor to produce students that will contribute positively to humanity and the global environment.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Covina
    Straight Way School
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    Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 88 students
    97.2 miles
    1912 W Merced Ave
    West Covina, CA 91790
    (626)813-2692
    97.2 PK-8
    88
  • San Diego
    Minato Gakuen School Office
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 1-12 | 432 students
    2.4 miles
    9150 Chesapeake Dr
    San Diego, CA 92123
    (858)576-0434
    2.4 1-12
    432
  • Antioch
    Grades: 4-8 | 4 students
    441.3 miles
    600 Alumrock Drive
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)706-7086
    441.3 4-8
    4
  • Bell Gardens
    Alhadi School
    (Islamic)
    Grades: PK-11 | 161 students
    98.7 miles
    5150 Gage Ave
    Bell Gardens, CA 90201
    (323)771-9135
    98.7 PK-11
    161
  • Big Bear City
    Grades: K-12 | 262 students
    101.1 miles
    351 Maple Ln
    Big Bear City, CA 92314
    (909)585-7188
    101.1 K-12
    262

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