Frequently Asked Questions "FAQs"

A) We have a diverse range of educational modules tailored to various needs:

Homeschooling and Online Schooling Module: For those looking for a flexible learning environment at home.

AQI Module: A specialized program offering unique courses.

A) Of course! Our curriculum is comprehensive and consists of:

Primary Courses:
  • English: Ensuring students achieve proficiency in reading, writing, and comprehension.
  • Math: Covering essential concepts from basic arithmetic to advanced calculus.
  • Science: Introducing students to the wonders of biology, chemistry, physics, and earth sciences.
  • Social Sciences: Exploring history, geography, and the broader world around us.
Supplementary Subjects:
  • Arabic/Quranic Studies: Emphasizing linguistic proficiency and religious knowledge.
  • Study of Islam: Delving deep into Islamic principles, history, and practices.

Furthermore, within the umbrella of Islamic studies, topics covered include:

  • Interpretive studies of the Quran (Tafsir)
  • Core concepts of Islamic Belief (Aqida)
  • A study of Islamic legal practices (Fiqh)
  • The moral compass of Islam through Code of Conduct and Etiquette
  • An in-depth look at the life of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and his successors, the Caliphs
  • Rituals and Recitals (Dhikr) specially designed for younger students at Elementary level and below.

A) Our curriculum, while having echoes of the American HMH curriculum, isn’t bound to just one template. We’ve meticulously woven Islamic tenets into a curriculum that also resonates with international educational benchmarks. The result is a holistic education that embraces both world knowledge and Islamic values.

A) We believe in a blended learning approach. Our students engage in real-time online lessons, supplemented by a rich array of digital content including interactive tasks, educational videos, and assessments to fortify their understanding.

A) We’re geared towards the digital age. All our educational resources are available in electronic format, facilitating easy access and download from our dedicated online portal.

A) Absolutely. Our structured academic journey spans:

  • Elementary: 5 years
  • Middle School: 3 years
  • High School: 4 years

A) We adhere to the Sunni tradition (مذهب أهل السنة والجماعة) in our Islamic teachings, ensuring authenticity and depth.

A) Yes, respecting cultural and personal preferences, we have provisions to assign female educators for our female students upon request.

A) Certainly! If your child demonstrates effective communication skills, we’d be delighted to welcome them aboard.

A) We pride ourselves on the recognition Sahlah Academy holds. Your child should transition smoothly to a traditional public school after their time with us, given our widespread acknowledgment in the educational sphere.

A) Assuredly. Sahlah Academy proudly boasts accreditations from esteemed bodies such as COGNIA and OTHM, cementing our commitment to quality education.

A) We’ve optimized our schedule to balance learning and relaxation. Students receive 16 hours of live instruction every month, complemented by an additional 32 hours of self-paced digital activities, ensuring comprehensive coverage without overwhelming them.

A) Our sessions span 4 days a week, from Monday through Thursday, allowing a long weekend for students to recharge.

A) While 16 live hours a month may initially seem brief, our pedagogical design ensures that these hours are packed with quality instruction. Combined with self-paced activities, our students receive a holistic education while still having ample time for personal growth and other interests.

A) The exact timing varies based on the group dynamics. However, to cater to diverse routines, we’ve designed both morning and evening slots, providing flexibility for families to choose according to their convenience.

A) We’re acutely aware of the challenges of online learning. That’s why we’ve instituted a 24/7 support mechanism. Whether technical glitches or academic doubts, students can seek assistance anytime, ensuring uninterrupted learning.

A) Yes, we recognize the importance of lifelong learning. For adults, we provide a high school education. We support aspirants with exhaustive resources, mock assessments, and individualized guidance. Additionally, we also have the OTHM Level 3 Foundation Diploma, aimed at adults wishing to build a robust academic foundation before venturing into undergraduate studies.

A) Certainly:

KG/Elementary/Middle School:

Monthly: A fee of $110, spread over 10 months.

Semester: Two installments of $500 each, covering both academic semesters.

High School Courses:

Monthly: $120 for a span of 10 months.

Semester: Two payments of $550, encapsulating both semesters.

Islamic Studies, Arabic, and Quran:

Monthly: A modest fee of $55.

Semester: Two installments of $250, covering both academic semesters.

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