-IB-MYP Re-Accreditation: Insha Allah, the GA IB-MYP re-accreditation process will be from March 9-March 11 during which a committee from IB organization meets with the board, the administration, a group of parents, a group of students, and attends classes virtually. After the meetings, the class observations, and the study of the school mission, policies, and students' performance in standardized tests, the committee will report to IB organization headquarter to recommend the re-accreditation of GA for another 5 years with some recommendations.
-8th-11th Parents' Orientation: Insha Allah, there will be a virtual parents' orientation for 8th -11th grade parents this coming Friday March 12th at 12:00 pm. The purpose of this annual orientation is to inform the parents about the high school curriculum, activities, college application, scholarships, and all other related information about the high school in preparation for next school year 2021-2022. The link to the the virtual orientation is below:
Dial-in: (US) +1 319-988-1192
PIN: 407 077 677#
-Science Fair Competition: GA Science Fair Competition (for 5th and 7th grades) will be rescheduled for the week of March 15. This rescheduling is due to the Flint Regional Science Fair Competition rescheduling that will now be on April 17.
-End of 3rd Quarter: Insha Allah, the end of the 3rd quarter will be Friday March 26.
-Spring Break: Insha Allah, the spring break will be from Monday March 29 to Friday April 2. The school will resume on Monday April 5.
-Ramadan Schedule: Insha Allah, the Ramadan schedule will start on Monday April 12, i.e. the school will start late at 9:30 am (Monday-Friday) for students; however, the dismissal time will stay the same, i.e. at 3:40 pm for Monday-Thursday and at 1:52 pm on Friday..
-Quran Competition: Due to covid situation, the Quran competition will be conducted in a simplified way. The students will be tested/judged by their Quran teachers in their classroom; the students will be graded for their performance, and the winners will be rewarded with gift cards. For now, the high school will be tested on the first week of April after the spring break (i.e. the week of April 5), and the 3rd - 8th grades will be tested after Eid on the week of May 17. There will be no testing for KG-2nd grades; instead, the Quran teacher will conduct a general assessment of the students' performance.
-Mask/Water Bottle: This is a reminder to the parents to send a water bottle with your child since the school water fountains are closed down. Also, make sure to send a mask with your child that fits his/her face.