Al Baqir Academy
Al Baqir Academy is a full-time elementary school located in Edmonton, Alberta, with students from Junior Kindergarten to grade 6. It aims at providing students with the highest standards of education infused with the teachings of Islam. According to the educational philosopher, Dewey, “To possess all the world of knowledge and lose one’s own self is as awful a fate in education as in religion.” As such, Al Baqir Academy concentrates on educational as well as moral values, because it works towards graduating students who will not only be exceptional academically, but moral citizens of the world as well. The Academy plans to grow over the next few year to become K-12.