Weekend School

Dar Al-Hijrah Weekend School provides a comprehensive educational system for children which included: Qur`an, Islamic Studies, Seerah, and Arabic. Saturdays OR Sundays. Registration is on a first come, first serve, basis.

The school year runs from September to May and is divided into two semesters. The Fall semester begins on the first weekend AFTER Labor Day for 14 weekends (Labor Day is the first Monday of September). The Winter semester starts in January for 14 weekends.

IMPORTANT: Students must register once for EACH semester (i.e. register once for Fall semester and register again separately for the Winter semester.) Registration is on a first come first serve basis, depending on availability. Registration deadlines for each program will be announced before the beginning of each semester.

Make up days for weather-related closings will be announced at the end of each semester to complete the 14 weekends.

Saturday School – 10:00am until 3:00pm


Sunday School – 10:00am until 3:00pm

Beginner Level


  • Memorize from Surat Al-Fatiha to Al-Fil


  • Learn and read the whole alphabets
  • Study the alphabets with the short vowels Fatha, Kasra, and Dama
  • Study the colors, shapes, and numbers from 1-15 in Arabic

Islamic Studies:

  • Hadeeth
  • Duaa
  • Learn how to make Wudu
  • Learn about Tawheed
  • Learn about the Islamic Holidays
  • Learn Islamic Manners


  • Learn the basic information about our Prophet Muhammad (S. A. W.)
  • Learn stories from the Quran and the Sunnah

Tuition Payment Information

(Books Not Included)

Full semester (14weeks) tuition price:

1 child $315

2 children $480

3 children $620

4 children $720

5 children $800

Stay tuned for more information on our teachers, coming soon!

Nacima Machkour Weekend School Principal

In-Person Registration and Evaluation Open

Saturday, August 26th, 2023

Saturday, September 2nd, 2023
10AM – 1PM

Start of First Semester

Saturday, September 9th & 10th, 2023
10AM – 3PM


No School November 25th , 26th, 2023

Classes Resume | Arts and Crafts Day

Saturday, December 16th, 2023

Winter Break (NO CLASSES)

Saturday, December 23rd, 24th, 30th, 31st, 2023

Classes Resume | Review for End of Semester Exams

Saturday, January 6th, 7th, 2024

Final Exams for First Semester | New Semester Registration Opens

Saturday, January 13th & 14th, 2024


Saturday, January 20th & 21st, 2024

Parents Teacher Conference (For Both Programs)

Saturday, January 27th & 28th, 2024


Starts at 3:15pm

Spring Break (NO CLASSES)

Saturday March 30th, 31st, 2024

Eid El-Fitr (NO CLASSES)

Saturday, April 13th, 14th, 2024

Quran Competition

Classes Resume


Saturday, April 27th, 28th, 2024

Review for Second Semester Testing

Saturday, May 4th, 5th, 2024

Final Exams for Second Semester

Saturday, May 11th, 12th, 2024

End of Year Program Saturday, May 18th, 2024