• Benefits Al-Rasheed Academy
    - Certified School by NY Education Department.
    - Islamic Studies & Qur'an Memorization
    - Challenging Curriculum Exceeds State Guidelines.
    - Qualified & Dedicated Teachers.
    - Your Donations are Tax Deductible.
  • - Curriculum Exceeds the Standards Outlined by the State.
    - Small Class Sizes Allow Individual Attention to Students.
    - This is your Investment for Here & the Hereafter.

Welcome To Al Rasheed Academy

The Islamic School Of Lackawanna New York

AL-Rasheed Academy is the first & only Islamic school in Lackawanna New York. The School was established in order to provide a stable Islamic environment that supports the proper understanding, recitation and memorization of the Quran and learning the Arabic language. Al-Rasheed Academy also strives to exceed the New York State formal education standards while encouraging the total development of each student.

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ARA Newsletter – December 2017

by Anwar Al-Kalai on November 29, 2017

ARA Newsletter – December 2017 Assalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, Alhamdulillah, we have successfully completed the 1st quarter. Most of our students did a good job and we are very proud of all of them. We would like to thank all the parents who came out for parent teacher conferences. Communication is a […]

No Busing Friday, November 10, 2017

by Anwar Al-Kalai on November 9, 2017

Dear parents, please remember that due to Veterans Day holiday, there will be no busing on Friday, November 10, 2017. Please make sure to bring your kids to school and pick them up on time. Thank you

ARA Newsletter – November 2017

by Anwar Al-Kalai on November 9, 2017

ARA Newsletter – November 2017 Assalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, It is with great pleasure and enthusiasm that I write this letter of introduction to you as your new School Principal at Al-Rasheed Academy.  I am truly honored to be entrusted with this new responsibility and ask Allah(SWT) to grant me the ability […]

Welcome to Al-Rasheed Academy 2017-2018 School year

August 10, 2017

Dear Parents of Al-Rasheed Academy, Assalamu ‘Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh, On behalf of the staff at Al-Rasheed Academy, I am happy to welcome you to the 2017-18 school year! Whether you are returning or new, we know you will succeed here. We pride ourselves on being an open, inviting community school dedicated to engaging […]

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Seeking of knowledge is obligatory upon every Muslim

January 16, 2017

Abu Hurairah may Allah be pleased with him narrated that The Prophet peace and blessing of Allah be upon him said: “Whoever seeks a way to acquire knowledge Allah will make easy his way to paradise.” (Muslim) Anas may Allah be pleased with him related that the Messenger of Allah peace and blessing of Allah be upon […]

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School will be closed tomorrow Tuesday, March 14, 2017

November 10, 2016

Asalamu’alykum Due to current weather conditions, the Al-Rasheed Academy will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. In’sha’Allah, school will reopen on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.   Thank you

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2016-2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee

October 21, 2016

Asalamu Alykum Dear parents, We would like to inform you that Al-Rasheed Academy will be participating in the Scripps National Spelling Bee during this school year 2016-2017. Participating in the Spelling Bee allows our students to learn new vocabularies while enjoying competing with other students. We are kindly asking all parents to encourage their children […]

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