• 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 – March 2019

by Anwar Al-Kalai on March 7, 2019

ARA Newsletter – March 2019 Asalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, As we are approaching the end of the third quarter with exams starting on the 13th of March, we encourage all parents to follow up with their children so they are ready for their exams. Furthermore, parent teacher conferences are on March 29th […]

ARA Newsletter- February 2019

by Anwar Al-Kalai on February 1, 2019

ARA Newsletter – February 2019   Asalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, Alhamdulillah, we have successfully completed the 2nd quarter. 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 very important […]

School closing Wednesday, Jan. 30th and Thursday, Jan. 31st.

by Anwar Al-Kalai on January 29, 2019

Asalamu Alaykum. Due to impending inclement weather, the Al-Rasheed Academy is canceling today’s afterschool activities and is closing tomorrow Wednesday, Jan. 30th and Thursday, Jan. 31st. Jazakum Allah Khair Principal, Anwar Al-Kalai

ARA Newsletter – January 2019

January 1, 2019

ARA Newsletter – January 2019 Asalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, Welcome back from the break, I hope everyone enjoyed themselves. With second quarter ending exams are coming up next week. Students will be bringing home study guides from their teachers, so be sure to help them study Insha’Allah. At the end of the […]

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ARA Newsletter December 2018

December 7, 2018

ARA Newsletter – December 2018 Asalamu 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 very […]

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ARA Newsletter – November 2018

October 30, 2018

ARA Newsletter – November 2018 Asalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, Alhamdulillah, we have been having a great beginning of the school year so far. Students have all gotten back into their routines very quickly and are back to their studies. Starting November 5th, 2018, we are planning to start our after-school tutoring program […]

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ARA Newsletter – October 2018

October 4, 2018

ARA Monthly Newsletter – October 2018 Asalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, On behalf of myself and the rest of the Al-Rasheed Academy staff, we would like to welcome everyone to the 2018-2019 school year! Insha’Allah everyone had an enjoyable and safe summer break. We have many new students and staff this year that […]

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2018-2019 School Calendar

September 4, 2018

Attached please find the calendar for the 2018-2019 school year. Al-Rasheed Academy 2018-2019 Calendar

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ARA Newsletter – June 2018

June 2, 2018

ARA Newsletter – June 2018 Asalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, Subhan ’Allah we are now halfway through Ramadan and also nearing the end of the school year. Alhamdulillah this has been a very productive and successful year for Al-Rasheed Academy.  As you may have already heard Al-Rasheed Academy is taking a big step […]

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ARA Newsletter – May 2018

May 1, 2018

ARA Newsletter – May 2018   Asalamu Alaykum Dear Parents, Staff, and Students, With Ramadan approaching, I pray to Allah(swt) to give us all the strength to fast the entire month and to bless us and our families and accept our fasts and dua’a Insha’Allah. As you may already know the NYS Math exams are […]

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