Miftaahul Uloom Academy

previous
next
Miftaahul Uloom Academy Photo #1
  • Welcome to Miftaahul Uloom Academy! Our school is an all inclusive and supportive community catering to students from many various backgrounds.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Islamic School League of America (ISLA)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1999
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students231 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeMiftaahul Uloom Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineAug. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Tuition NotesVaries by grade level
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,500
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorFaatimah Yanes
Admissions AssociateSaima Sanaullah

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballIndoor Soccer,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Arabic Spelling Bee, Future City Engineering Competition, Media Club, Mock Trial, Model United Nations, National Beta Honor Society, Science Olympiad, Spelling Bee, Student Council, Student Newspaper, Year Book Committee

Arts and Music Programs:
Annual Musical, STEM Scouts

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Tae Kwon Do

School Notes

  • Our Mission: Our mission is to help families educate children to be God-conscious, principled, knowledgeable, well-balanced, cooperative, committed, and caring Muslims fully equipped to face the challenges of the 21st century.
  • Our Vision: Miftaahul Uloom Academy will become an internationally recognized leader in progressive Islamic education.
Show me:
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Union City
    Grades: PK-12 | 221 students
    1.5 miles
    4613 Cottage Place
    Union City, NJ 07087
    (201)758-5590
    1.5 PK-12
    221
  • Paterson
    Grades: PK-12 | 67 students
    12.8 miles
    7 Veterans Pl
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)742-7474
    12.8 PK-12
    67
  • East Orange
    Grades: NS-12 | 277 students
    8.8 miles
    215 N Oraton Pkwy
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)672-4124
    8.8 NS-12
    277
  • Jersey City
    Grades: PK-7 | 148 students
    3.6 miles
    17 Park St
    Jersey City, NJ 07304
    (201)433-5002
    3.6 PK-7
    148
  • Jersey City
    Badr School
    (Islamic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 113 students
    3.6 miles
    539 Bergen Ave
    Jersey City, NJ 07304
    (201)435-1075
    3.6 NS-8
    113

School Reviews

Endorse Miftaahul Uloom Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
Bullying lurks everywhere. Learn the warning signs and how to protect your child.
A parent and I chat about finding the best school for her daughter. While the parent may be fictitious, her questions are quite typical of the kind of questions and concerns parents have when thinking about sending their children to private school.
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in New Jersey is $8,721 for elementary schools and $18,355 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Jersey is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).