About Us

Motivated by the great reward for teaching Quran and driven by the Muslim community’s need to teach their children Quran recitation and memorization, Alfurqan School was established in Ottawa on September 2003.

The Institution

Alfurqan School as an institution was initiated by the Muslim Association of Canada(MAC), a non-for-profit charitable organization.

The People

MAC appoints a board of directors to manage and plan the school operations and activities. The school teaching staff is a team of qualified teachers in Quran recitation science.

Director: Houcine Cherif

AlFurqan Private School and Hifz Program:

Principal – Full Time: Dr. Aisha Sherazi

Administrator FT Program: Sr Assia Elmuradi

Part-Time After-Abraar, East & West Programs:

Principal – Part-Time AlFurqan: Samer Taweel

Administrator Al Furqan Part-Time Programs: Sister Farah Amir

VP East AlFurqan Program: Brother Muse Farah

The Environment

Alfurqan School delivers Quran education in formal academic environment. This is characterized by:

  • Classroom management
  • Performance evaluation and follow-up through Report Cards
  • Principal and administrative staff to supervise school operation

The Integrity

Alfurqan School Community is built on a set of Core Values:

  • Strong Qur’anic recitation skills for all students
  • Professional excellence
  • An environment of respect and care for all
  • High standards in a school setting