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.


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!

Ayoub Talbi Completed the Memorization of the Quran!

Posted on May 25 2021

Alhamdullah, by the grace and mercy of Allah SWT Ayoub Talbi in grade 7 Tahfeeth completed the memorization of the holy Quran. Congratulations Ayoub! May Allah SWT preserve the Quran in your heart and…

Eid Mubarak from Arzan & Hafzan

Posted on May 12 2021

Arzan in 4T and his brother Hafzan wish everyone a blessed Eid!Eid Mubarak to you Arzan and Hafzan!

Eid Mubarak from OBK!

Posted on May 12 2021

As Salaam Alaikum Dear Parents,On behalf of all the staff at OBK Campus, we would like to wish you EID MUBARAK to you and your family. InshaAllah you will enjoy your time with your family, and may Allah…

Grade 9 Ramadan Farewell

Posted on May 12 2021

Ramadan, you will be missed!Ya Allah! Please meet us with Ramadan again next years In Shaa Allah!

Eid goodie bags

Posted on May 11 2021

Thank you teachers for packing the goodie bags! Students were very happy to get their Eid treats!Alhamdullah for a blessed Ramadan, and may we all witness the coming Ramadan in better conditions In Shaa…

Mariam's Duaa to Allah

Posted on May 11 2021

May Allah SWT shower us with His mercy, and forgive us all!Mariam in 4B made a nice Ramadan decorations and share it with us today. Maa Shaa Allah, great decoration Mariam!

Nawira & Hamez: Ramadan Mubarak!

Posted on May 10 2021

Nawira in 6T and Muhammad Hamez in 4T are sharing their Ramadan decorations with us today.Maa Shaa Allah! Jazakuma Allahu Khir for sharing!

The First 10 Days of Ramadan Duaa

Posted on May 10 2021

Beautiful morning Duaa during the first ten days of Ramadan from 6T by Sheikh Ali Nasser, Maa Shaa Allah!

More updates on the Water Well project

Posted on May 7 2021

Water Well updates... By the grace of Allah SWT and as of today Friday the 25th of Ramadan, we collected the amount of $11,575 for the Water Well project. We will be able to build about 7 wells In Shaa…

Water Well Updates

Posted on May 6 2021

Building a water well is one of the greatest Sadaqah Jaariyah (ongoing charity) that one can take part in, especially during the holy month of Ramadan. As we are in the last Ashra of this year’s Ramadan…

We made it on TV!

Posted on May 6 2021

-Click the link below to watch OBK's Ramadan initiatives on Global News.https://globalnews.ca/news/7811661/calgary-ramadan-thank-you-cards-front-line-workers/-Watch us here on Facebook to like and add…

Nejat & Hedaya: Ramadan Decorations

Posted on May 5 2021

Today, Nejat in 3C and Hedaya in KG A want to share with us their beautiful Ramadan decorations, Maa Shaa Allah. Great job girls!

Ramadan Activity Book

Posted on April 30 2021

We would like to inform the parents who placed the order of the Ramadan Activity Book and have not made the payment yet to please make the payment today Friday before 3:00pm.If the payment is not received…

Emaan & Aisha: Ramadan Decorations

Posted on April 30 2021

Emaan in 2C and Aisha in KGA are sharing their special Ramadan decorations with us today.Jazakuma Allahu Khir for sharing, girls!

Ramadan Decorations from Adam in 5T

Posted on April 29 2021

Here is a beautiful Ramadan decoration for you to enjoy from Adam in 5T and Sara in 2C .Jazakum Allahu Khir for sharing!

Global News in OBK

Posted on April 26 2021

Today we had Global News come to our school to cover our Ramadan Food Drive and the Frontline Workers Thank you Cards. Don't forget to tune in on Global News today Monday between 5:00-6:00 and 6:00-7:00!