KIC Weekend Islamic School Open House and Registration
Alsalaam Alykom wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh.
Dear parents, we pray this email finds you in the best of health, iman, and Islamic spirit.
Kelowna Islamic Centre Education Services team is pleased to announce the return of in-person learning for all Weekend Islamic School classes at Kelowna Masjid during the 2022-2023 School year. Classes are on Sundays between 9:00AM and 12:00PM. Older students in Class 5 may have additional classes on Friday evenings.
The Weekend Islamic School offers classes in Quran, Arabic Language, and Islamic Studies to male and female students in the age group between 6 and 15 years old. The school has 5 graduated classes for each subject and students will be assessed and placed in the level that is appropriate to their age and knowledge/strength in the subject.
This school year, teachers will be following a structured curriculum with textbooks for Arabic Language and Islamic Studies classes. Students will receive weekly homework and teachers will be providing parents with regular assessment on their children performance.
The Weekend Islamic School will hold an Open House at the Masjid’s lower level on Saturday September 24 between 10 AM and 2:00 PM. Please make every effort to attend the Open House to learn more about the new curriculum, commitments/expectations from students and parents, and to meet the teachers. Each class will have their own stand attended by teachers who are happy to answer your questions. Alumni students will also be available during the open house to share their experience while attending KIC Weekend Islamic School.
Registration will be in person at the Masjid on the following dates:
· Saturday September 24th between 10:00AM and 2:00PM
· Sunday September 25th between 1:45PM and 3:30PM
· Sunday October 2nd between 9:15AM and 12:15PM
· Sunday October 9th between 9:15AM and 12:15PM
Fees for the school are as follows:
· $100 per student for the entire school year. The fee is to cover the school’s operational costs such as teaching materials, school supplies, rewards for students, students activities expenses, treats…etc.
· Each student must have: Arabic textbook: $15 and Islamic Studies textbook: $25
Accepted payment methods: Cash, cheque (payable to Kelowna Islamic Centre), credit card, and etransfer to: firstname.lastname@example.org (please note “school fee” in the comment section)
Please remember that no child will be denied enrolment in the school due to financial difficulties. If you are unable to pay the school’s fee, please send an email to email@example.com and explain your situation so we may recover the fee from other sources.
If you have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jazakum Allah Khairan
Kelowna Islamic Centre Education Services