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Junior High School

6th - 8th Grades

  • Memorization of the Qur’an (Integrated Quran program as well as a separate, three year, full-time Hifz program for girls and boys)
  • Mastery of Arabic Language
  • Knowledge of Qur’an and Sunnah
  • Traditional Islamic Knowledge, History and Values
  • Alim preparatory courses
  • Comprehensive State Education Program (Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies)

LANGUAGE ARTS/ READING/ WRITING

Middle school students shift gears and turn their focus and learning to more advanced topics in the English language.

Students will be immersed in reading novels and literary pieces among various genres such as fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.

Emphasis on writing skills will elaborate on various essays including analysis, research/ evidence-based and formal pieces with a greater degree of essay structure, grammar, and vocabulary requirements.

Reading comprehension strategies are implemented to improve skills

MATHEMATICS

Middle school mathematics builds the skills that are essential for success in secondary and postsecondary education.

Students polish their basic arithmetic skills and build algebra, geometry, and problem-solving skills.

Many mathematical concepts are covered included equations, probability, solving for variables, and word problems.

Students will also learn test-taking and problem-solving strategies.

SCIENCE

A dynamic field that requires dedication, students will be exposed to learning the scientific process and inquiry skills.

These skills will be essential for core class requirements such as Science Fair and scientific writing in hands-on, laboratory experiences.

Middle school follows a curriculum of various scientific topics that are divided among the three years.

  • Sixth Grade – Earth/Space Science
  • Seventh Grade – Life Science/Human Biology
  • Eighth Grade – ChemistryiPhysics

SOCIAL STUDIES

This component is broken down in two parts. Sixth grade is when students are introduced to the history of the world.

Students will be following current events through various activities and journalism.

The last two years of middle school break American history into two parts.

  • Seventh grade covers the Renaissance & Europe to the Civil War.
  • Eighth grade will finish American history from the Civil War to current times.

US Constitution test may be administered in 7th and/or 8th grades.

ARABIC

Students will have the solid foundations of elementary Arabic to expand on the language.

Topics of focus include deep conversation, grammar, vocabulary, and Quranic Arabic.

Quranic Arabic is a unique part of this discipline that allows students to understand the Quran and Tafseer.

QURAN (INTEGRATED PROGRAM)

Students will continue with Quran memorization according to their current position.

Quran is an intense and core component of the integrated Middle School curriculum.

ISLAMIC STUDIES

The purpose of Islamic studies class is for students to be able to understand the five pillars of Islam and implement them in his/her daily life. Islamic studies at Furqaan Academy tries to connect their heart to the Quran and Sunnah through basics of Islam onto more deeper and complex topics like Fiqh, Hadith, Tafseer and Seerah.

During middle school, students will learn deep knowledge about applying Islam to their daily lives as these are the unique and crucial years for young adolescents. Students will learn about the companions of the Prophet (SAW), history of the Prophets, Hadith, and Tafseer.

GRADELINK

Furqaan Academy is now using a new school management system called Gradelink!

Key features include:

  • Current class grades, current attendance, and assignment due dates, financial information (coming soon)
  • Receive E-mails for when your student is getting good grades and/or poor grades in class
  • Easily contact the teacher through E-mail
  • School announcements
  • Teacher class pages

1. Login information: Your child was given a letter containing your personal login information to access the Gradelink website. We strongly recommend that once you log in, change the default password to one that you can remember and that only you will know.

2. Navigation: Click on tabs to view Grades, Assignments, Attendance and be up to date.
Please note: If you have multiple children, you should be able to view all children under one family account.

3. Download the App: Log in from your Android or Apple smartphone for easy access!

If you need further assistance about any issues related to your Gradelink account please call us at the following number

Furqaan Academy Bolingbrook INFO
Is a Pre-K to 12th Grade FULL-Time ISLAMIC SCHOOL WITH INTEGRATED AND FULL-TIME HIFDH.
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