Our School

School Vision

To create a caring environment that inspires knowledge, faith, and ingenuity

School Mission

Calgary Islamic School strives to develop an enriched learning community that promotes academic achievement, leadership and Islamic values.


  • Cooperation
  • Respect
  • Honesty
  • Compassion
  • Responsibility
  • Perseverance

School Objectives and Directions

The Calgary Islamic School is guided by the Qur'an (the Muslims’ holy book) and the Sunnah (the traditions) of the Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him). The objectives of the school are

  1. To provide a well-balanced instructional program that enables all children to reach their highest level of academic success based on the outcomes of the Alberta Curriculum.
  2. To foster a healthy self-awareness of being Muslims within the Canadian social fabric.
  3. Teaching and promoting Islamic Studies, the Holy Qur’an and the Arabic language as important subjects.
  4. To provide opportunities for students to become self-directed, lifelong learners and successful leaders, as well to help them get developed socially, emotionally and physically.

School Partnerships

At OBK we believe in strong partnerships between the following groups: students, parents and teachers. Every stakeholder plays an important role in the success of our students.