Providing Quality and Excellence in Islamic Education for Your Children

ICMC Weekend School 

  • Student Admissions: Enrollment is Now Closed for 2023-24

The 2023-2024 School Year Information

  • In-person Classes, taught on Sundays by experienced Teaching staff

  • Students to attend classroom periods on Sundays, with added breaks for snack/lunch, team sports & games for friendship & fun-time

  • Classes start at 10:00am sharp, and school ends AFTER the jammat Dhur prayers ending at 1:45pm

  • Weekend School is scheduled from September 2023 to May 2024 per school calendar. ICMC Weekend School Calendar 2023-2024

  • School year ends with Graduation in June 2024. 

  • School Waiver of Liability: 

  • School Code of Conduct & Rules:;Rules.pdfSchool

  • School Closings / Important Dates:

  • November 26, 2023

    No School - Thanksgiving Holiday

    December 17, 2024

    Mid-Term Exams

    December 24 & 31, 2023

    No School - Winter Break

    April 7, 2024

    No School - Ramadan Break

    April 14, 2024

    No School - Eid ul Fitr Holiday

    March 10, 2024

    Good Deeds Projects Presentation Day

    May 12, 2024

    Final Exams

    May 19, 2024

    Reviews - Move Up Day

    May 26, 2024

    No School - Memorial Day Holiday

    June 2, 2024 

    School / Classes Graduation Day

1.Goals & Objectives:
“To give your children the Islamic knowledge, skills, and practice in a fun and meaningful way, while also providing a great Islamic environment for friendship and practice.”

  • We want them to believe in Allah in their hearts and recognize that He is their Lord.

  • We want the children to be aware of their duty to Allah and to be motivated to do ‘Ibadaat’.

  • We want the children to have knowledge of the teaching and practices of Islam.

  • We want the children to have the curiosity to know why Islam is the best way of life.

  • We want the children to develop Muslim friends, excellent character, manners, and respect for everyone.

  • We want the children to be able to deal in excellent Muslim manners with non-Muslims and with compassion & kindness for the Needy

  • We want children to be proud of their Islamic beliefs, teachings, and heritage, and explain them to non-Muslims in a coherent and compelling way

2. Required Commitments for School Admission:

  1. Parental Commitments:

  • Support their child/children to complete weekly homework

  • Timely response to Teacher requests. 

  • Timely payment of Monthly School Fees

  • Respect all school rules and requirements, including student drop-off and pickup safety rules

  • Ensure Student attends the mandatory jamaat Dhur Prayers at school at 1:30pm

  • Parents are requested to attend the jamaat Dhur prayers with their children.

  • Pickup students right after Dhur prayers, and not before except for rare, written exceptions requested to the School Admin office,

  • Attending Dhur prayers is mandatory Dhur Prayers at 1:30pm, & parents are highly encouraged to attend. 

  1. Student Commitments - DOs and DO NOTs: 

  • Do Respect & follow the School Rules of Conduct for school and classroom

  • Do Attend school punctually and regularly

  • Do Attend the mandatory, jammat Dhur prayers at 1:30pm 

  • Do Respect and Listen to Teachers, Admin and other staff

  • Do conduct yourself good, helpful, responsible, and respectful to everyone, and play nice.

  • Do Keep cleanliness in school, including in prayer rooms, classrooms, lunch room, and bathrooms

  • Do Report immediately to School Admin, Teachers, or other adults if anything or anyone is bothering you, upsetting you, you are not feeling well, or if you see a problem, or a mess, or something is wrong or not safe.

  • Do Not use of digital devices (phones, watches, games, etc) in classrooms unless when an emergency use is asked of Teacher. 

  • Do Not engage in physical or cyber bullying, name calling, pushing or touching others in-appropriately, or other misbehaving

  • Do Not touch or take others property without their permission

  • Do Not break, damage or mess up school property or other’s personal property

  • Do Not bring to school any form of harmful devices, such as guns, explosives, chemicals, knives, etc that pose physical or other risks at the school.

  • Do Not bring any form of sexual or pornography item to the school. 

3.Weekend School Program & Curriculum:

  • The Weekend School is focused on providing basic Islamic education and Islamic values to your children.  

  • We have a set program and a well-defined curriculum.  

  • Our dedicated and talented staff of experienced teachers follow the curriculum, focused on four main areas, from basic to advanced levels of learning and practice:

  1. Quran Hifz – Basic Surahs Hifz, Meaning, & Tafseer

  2. Quranic Arabic – Reading, Tajweed, Vocabulary, Comprehension

  3. Salaat - know the importance, learn and practice correctly

  4. Islamic Studies & Good Deeds Projects - Aqeedah, Ibadaat, Ihsaan,  Ikhlaaq, Learning Life of the Prophet, Islamic History, and lessons on applying Islamic guidance and practices based on Quran & Hadith

* Special Program for Youth (High School Students):

  • Advanced Quran Reading with Tajweed, Tafseer, and Discussion with Teachers and Islamic Scholars

  • Youth group planned and led giveback activities for the school and the community, and team-building fun activities.

4.Student Grade Levels:

  • Student Grade Levels are divided based on knowledge and age, from KG to Youth level classes.

  • The teaching of Islamic knowledge and subject matter will vary according to grade levels.  

  • They should expect and try to make Muslim friends

  • They will learn new Islamic knowledge and skills progressively as they advance through the grade levels.

5.Students Evaluation & Placement:

  • The school will give NEW students a Quran Reading & Hifz Evaluation for the grade level placement. 

  • Orientation classes will be offered to new students who need improvement in the first year. 

  • Also at the start of every school year, the prior Level 3 and Orientation Class students will be evaluated to join the appropriate grade level.

With Best Regards and Welcome,

The School Administration and Staff,
ICMC Weekend School, Rockaway, NJ