Announcements

  • Seeking an experienced Special Education Teacher

    Al Furqan Sunday School is seeking the services of a teacher experienced in Special Education. Interested candidates should contact Sr. Shahmeem, Chairperson for Al Furqan School either via email at shahmeembanu@yahoo.com or by phone call at 919-600-0569.

  • Registration is open till Oct. 29!

    Al Furqan is open for registration for new students for grades with open space.
    The following grades are full and not taking registration

    • KG
    • 3rd Grade
    • 5th Grade
    • 7th Grade
    • 8th Grade
    • 9-10 Girls Class

    Students willing to register in these classes will be placed on a wait list

  • Al-Furqan School Resumes September 10th

    Welcome to Al-Furqan School Year 2017-2018
    Al-Furqan School is starting its session for year 2017-2018 on 10th September 2017
    Most of us are already familiar with the school routines and procedures. We would like to share this information for people who are new to this school.
    Class Maps:
    It will be helpful for you if you take a look at the map to locate your child/children class rooms.
    School Timing:
    Al-Furqan School starts at 9.50am and ends at 1.20pm. Please plan to arrive by 9.45am on first day. As part of our curriculum we recommend all students to stay for Duhar prayer, Iqama time is 1.35pm right now.
    Carpool/ Student drop off instructions:

    • Please follow the directions given by our security personnel while driving through the campus.
    • Traffic in the school campus is one way only. Traffic should enter from Gate 1 on Atwater Street and exit from Gate 3 which is at the far end on Ligon Street.
    • Please do not use Gate 2(middle gate) for entry or exit.
    • Please do not move the cones to park or enter into reserved areas. Loading unloading is not permissible in the handicapped and reserved parking spaces as it leads to traffic jam by Gate 1.
    • Please do not interrupt the traffic flow, once you have dropped off your children keep moving but do not attempt to cut ahead of the vehicle in front of you. Please wait until the vehicle ahead of you begins to move.
    • Speed limit is 15mph inside the campus during school hours. Please be cautious as children and parents are walking through the parking lots.

    Student Pickup Policy:
    School Dismissal time is 1.20pm, so please be there by that time. Our students of Grades KG-1st Grade remain in their class rooms until parents come to pick them up. All other students proceed to Musallah upon dismissal. Parents are responsible for their children after 1.20pm.
    Registration:
    There is not any new student registration on first day of school. We will start registering new students on 17th September only in grades that have open spots available.
    We are sharing a copy of our school calendar for this year. For more information and updates please visit our website at www.alfurqanschool.com.
    We wish you a very successful year at Al-Furqan School.

  • Al-Furqan School Closed for Summer Break!

    Al-Furqan School is currently closed for summer break, it will re open on 10th September 2017 insha’Allah. Class assignments and other details will be provided via emails in September.

  • Al-Furqan School Teacher’s Orientation and Registration

    There will be an annual teacher’s orientation session on August 27th 2017. Program details will be sent.

    Office will be open for registration on 27th August between 10.30 am-1.00 pm. Registration will be open only for grades that have open space. Classes which are already capped are:
    Kindergarten, 7th Grade and 8th Grade.

  • End of Year Assembly: May 21

    Come celebrate the last day of school with our End of Year ceremony in the mushallah, starting at 10:30 am, followed by refreshments. Look out for an evite to RSVP.

  • Final Exams: May 7

    Classes will have their final exams on May 7 iA. For specific details and exam prep, please check the wiki.

  • IAR General Body Meeting

    The IAR General Body meeting will be held at 8:30 pm on Friday May 5th in the Main Musallah. The main purpose of this event is to obtain community feedback. We also plan to present the annual report as well as the status of IAR businesses. This is a great opportunity to meet with Shura, Executive Committee and the IAR officials to ask questions, share your concerns or to give suggestions for improvement and new programs.

  • Registration for 2017-2018

    Registration for returning students will be April 23rd and for new students on April 30th inshaAllah. Check out the form and more information here.

  • Spring Break

    There will be no classes on Sundays April 9th and April 16th.

  • Join Online Bookfair! 4/9 - 4/30

    Al Furqan and Noorart are eager to announce their online bookfair where your children can order their favorite books! Free shipping, 30-day money back guarantee, and 20% from the proceeds will go to Al Furqan! Be sure to check out the Noorart Bookfair website from April 9th to 30th. Check out the flier here for more details.

  • Third Grade Salah Program on March 26

    Parents are invited to watch the third grade students perform their newly-learned Salah. Refreshments will be provided afterwards. Evites will be sent via email.

  • Al Furqan School Lockdown Training

    Al-Furqan Committee has scheduled a meeting with the Al-Furqan Staff coming Sunday March 26th at 12.00pm in science lab room. This is very important as it is about safety and security procedures that we all should know, most importantly the lock down procedure which is something new for our school.
    All teachers are supposed to attend this meeting.

  • Fifth Grade Quran Reading Program Graduation on March 19

    All parents are invited for the graduation ceremony and a celebration afterwards. Watch your email for the evite

  • Al-Furqan School resuming Spring schedule with the beginning of daylight savings time.

    We will be following this schedule from Sunday, March 12, 2017:

    • Student Arrival 9:45AM
    • First Period 10:00AM -11 AM
    • Second Period 11:00AM – 12:00 PM
    • Lunch Break 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    • Third Period 12:30 PM – 01:20 PM
    • Dismissal: 1:20 PM
    • 1:35 PM Duhar Salah (students are required to pray as part of the curriculum)

  • IAR Initiatives for Safety and Security

    Al-Furqan School would like to keep you updated about the steps that IAR is taking for the safety and security of the mosques and schools. The Islamic Association of Raleigh along with representatives from Triangle area mosques and community centers met with the law enforcement officials on February 15th 2017. The meeting was attended by Federal, State and local law enforcement officials. As a result they are taking important steps. The IAR Security in Coordination with Raleigh Police Department has conducted the following procedures:

    • Training for the Lock Down procedure on March 3rd for schools staffs, Imams, EC Chairs, Shura members, administrators, employees and volunteers
    • The actual Lock Down Drill has been successfully conducted on March 8th.
    • Soon there will be an armed officer walking around inside and outside our building as a part of increasing the security for the Schools. Please do not be alarmed we are just increasing the security due to many members concerns and students’ parents concerns.
    If you have any concerns, please contact IAR security chair at security@islam1.org and they will address your concern inshaAllah.

  • Al-Furqan School Parent Teacher Conferences

    Al-Furqan School Parent teacher conferences are scheduled on Sunday, February 5th 2017 insh’Allah.
    We will be sending you an invite via emails. Please choose a time slot of your preference and submit.
    It is an opportunity for you to talk to teachers about your children’s progress and concerns at Al-Furqan School. Please be there promptly on time.
    Conferences will be held:
    Elementary Grades:
    Multipurpose Hall/IAR Gym sharp at 10.15am
    Middle/High Grades:
    IAR third floor Lobby sharp at 11.00am

  • Al-Furqan School Closed On Jan.8th due to Inclement Weather

    Due to inclement weather Al-Furqan School will be closed on Jan.8th 2017. School will resume on 15th Jan. 2017 insha’Allah.

  • Al-Furqan School This Sunday:

    Al-Furqan School is scheduled to open this Sunday Jan.8th 2017 after the winter break.
    Due to forecast of inclement weather we are keeping an eye and depending on the road condition on Sunday morning we might have to cancel it. We will keep you posted and notify through email if it is cancelled.

  • Al_Furqan School Closed for Winter Break:

    Al-Furqan School will be closed on Sunday, December 25th 2016 and Sunday, January 1st, 2017 for winter break, School will re-open on January 8th 2017 insha'Allah.

  • Al-Furqan School Mid-Term Exams This Sunday, Dec.18th 2016

    Al-Furqan School students will have their mid-term exam this Sunday, December 18th 2016 insha'Allah. Please plan to arrive on time.

  • Al-Furqan School Mid-Term Exams Dec.18th, 2016

    Al-Furqan School students will have their mid-term exam on Sunday, 18th December 2016 insha'Allah. They will be given preparation guidelines by their teachers during this week or will be posted on Al-Furqan wiki. Please help them in getting prepared for their exam.

  • Al-Furqan School Closed on Sunday November 27th 2016

    Al-Furqan School will be closed on Sunday November 27th 2016 due to Thanksgiving break, school will resume on December 4th 2016 insha'Allah.

  • Change of Al-Furqan School Dismissal Time & Schedule effective this Sunday

    Please note that we will be following this schedule from Sunday Nov. 6th 2016 - March 12th 2017. Student Arrival 9:45 AM • First Period 10:00AM -10:50AM • Second Period 10:50AM - 11:40AM • Lunch Break 11:40 - 12:05PM • Third Period 12:05 PM - 12:50PM • Dismissal: 12:50PM • 1:00 PM Duhar Salah (students are required to pray as part of the curriculum) Please plan to arrive before 12:50PM as parents are in charge of their children after dismissal. Don't forget to move your clocks back by one hour.

  • Donations For Hurricane Mathew Victims:

    Al-Furqan School will be collecting donations for Hurricane Matthew victims on Sunday Oct.30th. You can donate: Nonperishable food items Toiletries Baby formula, baby food, and diapers Donations can be dropped off at: Red Brick Building or IAR third floor

  • Al-Furqan School Closed tomorrow:

    Due to local weather conditions and several road closures in Wake County area Al-Furqan School has decided to close school tomorrow Sunday October 9th, 2016.

  • Welcome to the Al-Furqan School year 2016-2017!

    Assalamo Alaikum,
    Welcome to the new school year!

    Al-Furqan School is starting its session for year 2016-2017 on 18th September 2016 insha’Allah. We are looking forward to see you all on our first day of school. We would like to share this information with you.

    School Timing:
    Al-Furqan School starts at 9.50am and ends at 1.20pm. Please plan to arrive by 9.45am on first day. As part of our curriculum we recommend all students to stay for Duhar prayer, Iqama time is 1.35pm right now.

    Student Pickup Policy:
    School Dismissal time is 1.20pm, so please be there by that time.
    Our students of Grades KG-2nd Grade remain in class rooms until parents come to pick them up.
    Please wait in the lobby until the bell rings.
    All other students proceed to Musallah upon dismissal.
    Please be in charge of your children after 1.20pm as all students should in supervision all the time.

    Traffic Pattern and Student’s Safety:
    Please follow the directions given by our security personnel while driving through the campus.

    • Traffic in the school campus is one way only
    • Traffic should enter from Gate 1 on Atwater Street and exit from Gate 3 which is at the far end of Ligon Street.
    • Please do not use Gate 2(middle gate) for entry or exit.
    • Please do not move the cones to park or enter into reserved areas. Loading unloading is not permissible in the handicapped and reserved parking spaces as it leads to traffic jam by Gate 1.
    • Please do not interrupt the traffic flow, once you have dropped off your children keep moving but do not attempt to cut ahead of the vehicle in front of you. Please wait until the vehicle ahead of you begins to move.
    • Speed limit is 15mph inside the campus during school hours. Please be cautious as children and parents are walking through the parking lots.

    Registration:
    There will be no registration on 1st day of school. We will start registering new students on 25th September only in grades that have still open spots available. We wish you a very successful and productive year to our families at Al-Furqan School.