Salam Academy

  • Salam Academy is an NCA AdvancED accredited school.  We are a member of New Mexico Child Care and Education Association.
  • Our Early Childhood Program is approved by Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD).
  • It is a Community owned non-for-profit organization with a 501(c) status. Salam Academy`s Vision is to create outstanding American citizens who are trained to be leaders in their family, their community, and the American society as a whole.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
Religious AffiliationIslamic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDifferential learning
Year Founded2001
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$500
Summer Program Cost Notescontact school for the Summer program
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students135 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 51%
Students by GradeSalam Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size10 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1060
Average ACT score21
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Navy Blue or Khaki pants and White or nany blue shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineAug. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,000
Tuition Noteshttps://www.salamacademy.org/admissions-fees-and-forms/
% on Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid Grant$70
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDr. Ahmed Hasan
Admissions AssociateMs. Fedah Abdelhack

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess club, Field Trips, Homework Club, PTO

Arts and Music Programs:
Arts

School Notes

  • Background Salam Academy was established in 2001. We are an NCAaccredited school. Our small class size gives our certifiedteachers time to focus on each student. Our school has a dress codeand maintains a healthy Islamic environment. It is a Communityowned non-for-profit organization with a 501(c) status and mainlydepends on community donations (tax deductible). Our School Webelieve our children are the future. Our school is dedicated toproviding a quality education in both fields: the religious and thesecular. Our unique education system has established our place asone of the State of New Mexico's outstanding schools. Our VisionSalam Academy is an institution of learning aimed at maintainingthe ethnic roots and moral values of Muslim students. We developleaders in the fields of science, mathematics and humanities whilesimultaneously training outstanding American citizens.

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