Calgary Islamic School was founded in 1992 as a full-time private school serving the Muslim community in the city of Calgary and beyond. Since it’s inception, CIS has consistently grown year after year and has gained a reputation of becoming a leading Muslim educational institute which aims to instill an Islamic morale and a genuine desire of learning in each of it’s students.


Raiha Idrees, Principal

Fatima Sarhan, Vice Principal

Dr. Hassan Khalil, Islamic Studies and Arabic Language Coordinator

Noel Haymour, Administrative Assistant

Samia Maarouf, Administrative Assistant




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



To build and maintain a learning community that produces leaders through faith, knowledge, and ingenuity.


Student Vote

Posted on September 22 2021

Colour House Competition Kick Off

Posted on September 20 2021

ColourHouse Honorary Days...Please wear your ColourHouse shirt on the days mentioned below for the kick off/Opening of the ColourHouses Competition of 2021-2022 School Year (even if it is not your gym…

OBK Covid Protocols

Posted on September 20 2021

First Jumuah Prayer of 21-22 School Year

Posted on September 13 2021

Welcome Back!

Posted on September 13 2021

Welcome Staff video

Posted on September 7 2021

Big warm welcome to our new and returning 2021-2022 OBK Staff. We are excited to start this school year with you all. May Allah SWT make this year safe, successful, and full of fun! https://fb.watch/7TqYFb9vKF/

Staff Appreciation by OBK Parents!

Posted on June 25 2021

What a beautiful surprise from OBK parents Maa Shaa Allah!

Thank you Principal!

Posted on June 25 2021

Prophet Muhammad PBUH said: "He who does not thank Allah does not thank people". This is a special token of appreciation from Adam Bouissoukrane in grade 5T on behalf of OBK family to our principal Mrs.…

Science Fair Winners

Posted on June 25 2021

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020/2021 City Youth Scice Fair (CYSF). Silver Medal Julia Sharanek 6A Bronze Medal Omar Ali 7T Farwa Fahmy 6T Salma Muhammadu Rifai 6T Asma Rifai 7T Sereen Shmoury…

Grade 9 you will be Missed!

Posted on June 25 2021

Teachers Dress up as Students Day

Posted on June 25 2021

Our school’s water well goal was to reach $6,000 donations. Alhamdullah, we have raised over $22,000! Thank you to all our parents and community members who contributed to this project. May Allah SWT…

Asmaa and Shaimaa Completing the memorization of the…

Posted on June 25 2021

Congratulations to Asmaa and Shaimaa Talbi for completing the memorization of the Quran! May Allah SWT bless them, their parents, and their teachers. May He SWT accept this deeds from them, guide them…

KG Graduation

Posted on June 20 2021

Watch out first grade! A superstar is on his way! Congratulations on graduating from kindergarten!

Grade 6 Graduation

Posted on June 20 2021

Graduation is an exciting time. It marks both an ending and a beginning; it’s warm memories of the past and big dreams for the future. Grade 6, you have made us all proud! We ask Allah SWT to bless…

Grade 9 Graduation

Posted on June 17 2021

Congratulations and BRAVO graduates! Graduation is a bridge to the next level of your education, and everything that got you here—hard work, drive and confidence—is going to carry you across to the…

New Grade 7 classes in OBK!

Posted on June 15 2021

Good news! OBK would like to announce that the school will be opening regular grade 7 classes (non-Tahfeeth classes) for OBK students and the public starting next school year In Shaa Allah. Please contact…

Live: Grade 1 hatching chicks

Posted on June 11 2021

LIVE NOW Grade 1 OBK is live and currently hatching chicks! Come tune in and watch them come out of their shells! Part 1: 1st chick hatching...https://youtu.be/AKcDIH1o8q4 Part 2: 2nd chick hatching...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTOcpKmegIQ…

Div I Ramadan Concepts Challenge Winners

Posted on June 7 2021

Congratulations to the winners of the Ramadan Arabic Concepts Challenge.Division I3A1st Place: Mohammed Kammouni2nd Place: Aiza Habib3rd Place: Melad Sulman3B1st Place: Mohamad Fanous2nd Place: Ali Muhammad3rd…

School's Gardens

Posted on May 31 2021

Grade 9s planted the outdoor gardens. They planted tomatoes, peppers, pumpkins, broccoli, and cucumber. They hope to enjoy a fresh salad very soon In Shaa Allah! Thank you grade 9s!

Animal Habitat by grade 1

Posted on May 31 2021

Grade 1s have been learning about Animal Habitat. Attached are 1Bs projects for you to enjoy!