After School Program

After School Qurʾān Program
Spring 2019

Classes Begin January 14, 2019


Placement will be determined by assessment

Part-time Qurʾān Memorization
with Ustadha Rafia Henderson [boys] and Ustadha Dima Basmaji [girls]

Boys: Tuesday to Thursday, 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Girls: Monday to Wednesday, 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

The part-time Qurʾān memorization program is designed for students who have successfully completed Tier II level of studies or assessed to be equal or higher than Tier II level of studies in the Qurʾān program.

Students will memorize the following:
30th juz
Surah al-Waq’iah
Surah Yasin
Surah al-Kahf
29th juz

Students must be assessed and approved by Hafiz Noman Zaheer to attend this program.

Tier II, Qurʾān Fluency
with Ustadha Kareemah Lutof

The Qurʾān was revealed with Tajwīd. The purpose of Tier II is to be able to recite the Qurʾān with Tajwīd.
Tajwīd is to recite the Qurʾān in the manner it was recited by the Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him and to remove major mistakes (al-laḥn al-jalī) from one’s recitation. Reciting the Qurʾān with Tajwīd is necessary for every Muslim.

Monday & Wednesday
Period 1: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Period 2: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The objectives for students to complete Tier II of Qurʾān recitation studies is as follows:

Quran Reading Fluency
15 Lines <5 minutes with Tajwīd II application
Tajwīd Level II
17 points of letters articulation
Rules of Heaviness and Lightness – ا    ر   ل   
Muddat Application
Ghunan Application – نْ \ تنوين and مْ
Memorization Completion with Tajwid Level II
Last twenty surahs of 30th juz


Tier I, Qurʾān Proficiency
with Ustadha Arifa Shumi and Ustadha Shabana Rizvi

The purpose of Tier I is to ensure all students have learned enough Qurʾān to apply in their worship; their farḍ ʿayn (individual obligation). This level of Qurʾān recitation application is a requirement for every Muslim.

Monday & Wednesday
Period 1: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Period 2: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The objectives for students to complete Tier I of Qurʾān recitation studies is as follows:

Qurʾān Reading Proficiency
15 Lines <7 minutes with Tajwid I application
Tajwīd Level I
Makharij Proficiency and application
Madd al-Asli application
Ghunnah application on نّ and مّ
Heavy letters application
Qalqalah application
Memorization with Tajwīd Level I Application
Ayah al-Kursi
Last ten surahs of 30th juz


Pre-Tier I, Qurʾān Reading – Qaʿidah Nūraniyyah Completion
with Ustadha Reem Hafez

This course is designed for children who want to begin their journey in learning to read from the Muṣḥaf (The Qurʾān in the form of a book).  With the famous text Qāʿidah Nūrāniyyah, and optionally other Arabic-reading learning resources, the instructor will guide students through each lesson with the objective of potentially completing the book in one to two semesters, insha Allah.  This will prepare students to begin reading from the Muṣḥaf and be placed in Tier I (Reading Proficiency).

Monday & Wednesday
Period 1: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Period 2: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.



Semester Tuition Schedule

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One Student $300 total, $75/month
Family, two students $450 total, $113/month
Family, three or more students $600 total, $150/month

Tuition discounts available for qualified families – please email


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