Miftaahul Uloom Academy

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

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School Overview

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
49%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Miftaahul 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.
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  • 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
    Madrasatu Ahlis Sunnah
    Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 183 students
    8.8 miles
    215 N Oraton Pkwy
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973) 672-4124
    8.8 PK-12
    183
  • 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
  • Ridgefield Park
    Grades: PK-12 | 454 students
    6.5 miles
    110 Mount Vernon St.
    Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660
    (201) 229-0470
    6.5 PK-12
    454

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