School Profile

 

Ahlus Sunnah School provides Muslim children with the following advantages and benefits:

    Religious Aspects

  • Our Students pray Zuhr, Asr and Jumuah during school hours within the same building.
  • We offer an Islamic Studies Curriculum, including Quranic and Arabic.
  • Language Studies. Separation of the Male and Female Students for Gym, Health Islamic Studies, Arabic and Quran Classes from 7th through 12th Grades.
  • Additional staff has been hired this year to assist in accommodating students according to their levels.
  • Our school puts together an annual Mock Hajj, where the rites of the Hajj are demonstrated.
  • The school has an annual Arabic Spelling Bee, which gives the opportunity to demonstrate proficiency in spelling words of the Arabic Language.

    Academic Features/Highlights

  • Our School is presently implementing the NJ Common Core Curriculum Standards as our standard
  • We have qualified, devoted and dedicated teachers and support staff
  • Many of our teachers have received and/or are in the process of getting Professional Development Hours to sharpen and update their skills.
  • Some of our former students have returned to work at our school.
  • Basic Skills and Title I Services are offered via the Essex County Educational Commission with an on-site Instructor.-The PSAT Test is offered at our school. Any student from any school is invited to take the test at the school.
  • We have had several of our students score from 1500 to1950 on their SATs, the majority of them having been students at Ahlus Sunnah School from Pre-K to 12th Grade.
  • We have a Computer Lab for student and staff use.
  • We have had five students receive full scholarships to NJIT, while previous graduates have been accepted to local colleges such as Rutgers University, Montclair State University and Seton Hall University, as well as several Out of State Schools.
  • Our School annually participates in State Spelling Bee and Poetry Out Loud Competition
  • Insha Allah, we will be looking to upgrade our Technology Program to give our students the opportunity to keep up with the current changes in technology.

    School Amenities

  • Ahlus Sunnah School currently has a School Library, Weight Room, and Ping Pong Tables available for use
  • Our school has a Lunch Program that has been sanctioned by the State of New Jersey. Our Program offers breakfast, lunch and after school snacks in compliance with both Halal and State nutritional standards.
  • Our school has participated in the MYCC Basketball League over the last two seasons. The Boy’s Basketball team is a two-time champion and the Middle school team won the championship in its first year of competition.

    Academic Features/Highlights

  • Our School is presently implementing the NJ Common Core Curriculum Standards as our standard.
  • We have qualified, devoted and dedicated teachers and support staff.
  • Many of our teachers have received and/or in the process of participating in Professional Development, to improve and to enhance their skills.
  • Some of our former students have returned to work at our school.
  • Basic Skills & Title I Services are offered via the Essex County Educational Commission with on-site Instructor.
  • The PSAT Test is offered at our school and is a PSAT site, allowing students from other schools to participate in taking the test at our school.
  • We have had several of our students score from 1500 to1950 on their SATs, the majority of them having been students at Ahlus Sunnah School from Pre-K to 12th Grade.
  • We have a Computer Lab for student and staff use.
  • We have had five students receive full scholarships to NJIT, while previous graduates have been accepted to local colleges such as Rutgers University, Montclair State University and Seton Hall University, as well as several Out of State Schools.
  • Our School annually participates in State Spelling Bee and Poetry Out Loud Competition.
  • Insha Allah, we will be looking to upgrade our Technology Program to give our students the opportunity to keep up with the current changes in technology.

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