Al-Alim Academy

This profile was last updated in 2013

Founded in 1985, Al-Alim Academy (formerly known as Muslim Community School) is one of the oldest Islamic schools in the Washington, D.C. area. It incorporates a full Kindergarten to 12th grade school, producing graduates who have gone on to colleges such as George Mason University and the University of Maryland, College Park. The school follows the Montgomery County (Maryland) curriculum but adds on Islamic Studies, Quranic Studies, and Arabic classes for its students.