Building Character & Gaining Knowledge

“The ink of the scholar is more holy than the blood of the martyr.”
"He who travels in the search of knowledge, to him God shows the way of Paradise.”
- Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)

"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires."
- William Arthur Ward

"Preparing today’s students for tomorrow’s challenges and hereafter by instilling Islamic values and high moral standards, through enriched curriculum
that fosters holistic development, thus empowering them
to become productive American 
Muslim citizens”


Asalamu Alaikoum, welcome Students, Parents, Faculty, and Staff. I hope everyone has had a restful summer, a Ramdan filled with Ibadah, and an Eid full of wonderful memories. We are excited to start the new 2014-2015 academic school year with a success, insha'Allah. May Allah SWT make our year the most productive and the most successful academic year to date. We have quite a lot of exciting events, competitions, activities, field trips, and many more things planned for this year. Our scope and Sequences have been updated, and our DCAs have been reviewed. We look forward to the 1st day of school on Monday, August 11, 2014, and we look forward to meeting everyone at the Student/Parent Orientation on Friday, August 8, 2014, insha'Allah..

Campus News

First Day of School

Monday, August 11th  7:45 a.m Assembly

First Day of School

We welcome all parents and students to the 1st day of school. If you did not attend the Parent Orientation/Open House on Friday, please check in the front office to see the new classroom assignments for your child's grade level.

  • All students should report to the assembly room (in the Shifa Building) by 7:45.
  • Teachers will be in their classrooms by 7:30 to receive students from 7:30 until 7:45. At 7:42, teachers will line up their students in their classroom by that time and take them to the Assembly room for our very first Assembly!
  • Parents, you may stay for a few minutes with your children at the beginning of the day to share with them that special moment, especially for students attending school for the first time.However, we ask that you please leave before the end of 1st period so that students learn to adjust to their class and their new school with ease, insha'Allah.
  • Parents of Montessori grades, please don't worry if your child cries from separation anxiety on the first day of school. Our teachers, alhamdoulillah, are experts in handling these emotional and tough situations, and we will take great care of your child. So, please make sure you rely on the experts and go on with your day with ease, insha'Allah.

School Supply Lists

Pre K I

Pre K II


1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade 

4th Grade 

5th Grade

6th - 8th Grades

(Art Class) 2nd-8th Grades  

Financial Aid Applications

The Bursary Committee will have its final meeting for Financial Aid Applications this Friday, August 8, 2014, insha'Allah. So, all applications that will be processed before school begins must be submitted no later than Thursday, August 7, 2014. Please make sure you turn-in a completed application with all of the required information. Incomplete applications or applications with missing forms will NOT be processed!

New School Uniforms

Most of the uniforms have arrived. We are still waiting on 50% of the Girls' uniforms Parents may pick up their uniforms on Friday, August 8, 2014 during Orientation from PTA in the middle classroom of the middle trailer.


teacherThe 2014 Nominated Teacher of the Year is Sr. Muna. She is a Islamic Studies and Qur’an teacher for grades 5 – 8. She has been teaching in Darul Arqam SW for several years and is proud to be a member of the DASW staff. She recently received her Ijazah, and we are very proud of her and her accomplishments. Another teacher has quoted, “Sr. Muna is the true representation of the model modern Muslima, and she is an inspiration to all.” A student has quoted, “Sr. Muna is really kind and nice, and I enjoy her Islamic Studies class the most because I feel like I am learning so much information about my religion that I didn’t know before.” A 5th grade student stated, “Sr. Muna is so patient with us, and she is truly appreciative of all students who always try their best to read Qur’an, especially those whose native tongue is not Arabic because she says they are trying to learn Qur’an and a whole new language at the same time.”


RegistrationRegular Open Registration is now open. April 1, 2014 was the first day and classes are rapidly filling!  Click here for the complete registration packet.


While Darul Arqam Southwest School does make every effort to keep tuition and fees at a very competitive low price, we know that there are still several families in need of financial assistance. We do offer Financial Aid to families, but since our Financial Aid funds come only from Zakat, only those families who qualify to receive Zakat can receive Financial Aid.

Process for Financial Aid:
1. Register student in the school FIRST
2. Fill out the complete Financial Aid Application and provide ALL required documentation. Incomplete applications will NOT be processed.
3. Submit Application to the school for....Read more 




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