Om Al-Qura Arabic and Islamic Studies School – Summer Schedule

Monday to Friday for the month of July

Morning Session: Arabic from 9:00-11:30 and Islamic Studies from 11:30-1:00

Afternoon Session: Islamic Studies from 1:00-2:00 and Arabic from 2:00-4:30

Arabic hours for morning and afternoon session are run by the ILP Permanent Education. Arabic hours free of religion content at a cost of $90 for Quebec students and $10 for Ontario students. Islamic Studies hours are run by Om Al-Qura School under the Ottawa Muslim Association (OMA) for $250.


Students dropped off by their parents are advised to come to school 15 min before the program starts. No supervision will be available before then and it is the responsibility of the parents to stay with their kids until school doors are open and teachers are available.

Students arriving later than 15 minutes are considered late and parents should see the office and sign for late arrival.

Parents who would like to pick up their kids before the school ends should see the office and sign for early pick up

Program Schedule:

8:00 – Early drop off (upon approval only and minimal cost will be charged by Om Al-Qura School). 

Morning Session

9:00 Student drop off at main door

9:30-10:00 Arabic oral conversation

10:00-10:30 Phonetics

10:30-10:45 – Snack/Break

10:45-11:00 Arts/Video/Crafts/Story

11:00-11:30 Songs, Games and Activities

11:30-12:00 Activities, Games

12:00-1:00 Lunch Break

1:00-4:30  Islamic Studies (Community hours)

Afternoon Session

1:00-2:00 Islamic Studies (Community hours)

2:00-2:30 Arabic Drama/Sports

2:30-3:00 Activities/ Arabic Oral Conversation

3:00-3:30 Games/Video/Songs

3:30-4:00 Arts / Crafts and Arabic Calligraphy

4:00-4:30 Sports/Arabic Drama

4:30 Pick up at main door. Late pickup for 30 min (upon approval only and minimal cost will be charged by Om Al-Qura School). Late pickup without approvals will be charged at $1 per 1 min and could result in dismissal of students if exceeding half an hour.

Highlights of the program

Fun and sports events in the GYM and in Hintonburg Park behind the school

Martial Arts and Soccer tournament sessions

Trips and outings