Mdq Academy

MDQ ACADEMY eagles aspire to lead by inculcating the noblest of virtues.
We strive to prepare today's students for tomorrow's challenges through enhanced curriculums and rigorous assessments which nurture holistic development.
Our love for the creator compels us to serve as dynamic global citizens.
We believe that producing strong leaders with high morals and character, is the root system of a successful community for all of humanity.
The objectives include, uniformity and consistency in standard of all systems of education, enhancement of content of curriculum and quality on a continuous bases, consistent effort to reach the highest level compared to any school in the U.S., and fostering positive behavior and compassion toward fellow human beings.MDQ Academy is committed to creating a learning environment that is nurturing, supportive, and accepting; one in which we regard one another positively and communicate feelings of respect and appreciation.
As a diverse collaborative school community, we are dedicated to achieving high standards for all our students.
We provide a guide for the implementation of a child-centered curriculum that grows out of a teacher`s ongoing observations and assessment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Islamic School League of America (ISLA)
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded2003
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students353 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Mdq Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Light blue shirt, blue dress pants, black shoes, jilbab for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$450
Tuition NotesDiscount for siblings
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$100
Admissions DirectorOlga Rechits
Admissions AssociateAysha Khan


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBowling, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, VolleyballBowlingIndoor Soccer,

School Notes

  • We promote respect for self and others, as well as a sense of responsibility for our environment.Our curriculum and philosophy are child-centered. We strive to meet the needs of the whole child by providing a rich, warm and inviting environment that will provide a wide range of opportunities for individual growth and development. Our primary function is to provide the environment and encouragement that allow children to become good Muslims, confident, competent, self-directed learners and thinkers, capable of working together as a community.We promote an atmosphere of inclusion and appreciation of diversity within and outside of the school. 
  • Goals of MDQ Academy: To provide our children with a safe atmosphere in which they can grow and learn as whole individuals: intellectually, spiritually, emotionally, socially and physically.To strengthen and prepare them to effectively navigate the challenges of living in the modern American society. To nurture learning from a worldview and with a global perspective. To prepare them for active leadership roles in the world in which they live. To foster lasting friendships among classmates. Progress towards accreditation by Advanced.Consolidate, evaluate, and prioritize interventions to at-risk students. Provide opportunities to all students to exceed the state and national standards.Review the curriculum on an ongoing basis for potential improvements in order to enhance standardized tests scores.Provide staff development and support to teachers geared towards enhancing their pedagogical skills.Continue to implement and deploy technology in school and classroom.Continue renovations of school facilities and investment in resources in a timely manner to accommodate for the expected increase in student population.Maintain a college readiness environment through, Collegeboard, Springboard, Pre AP and AP Programs.
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  • Brentwood
    Academy Of St. Joseph
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-12 | 385 students
    0 miles
    1725 Brentwood Road Bldg 2
    Brentwood, NY 11717
    (631) 273-2406
    0 K-12
  • Bay Shore
    Grades: K-6 | 111 students
    0.9 miles
    69 Wisconsin Ave
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
    (631) 273-3522
    0.9 K-6
  • Central Islip
    Grades: PK-8 | 308 students
    2.3 miles
    82 Carleton Ave
    Central Islip, NY 11722
    (631) 234-6324
    2.3 PK-8
  • Huntington Station
    Grades: K-12 | 212 students
    5.1 miles
    722 Deer Park Rd
    Huntington Station, NY 11746
    (631) 242-5359
    5.1 K-12

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