Darul Arqam at a Glance

Darul Arqam will make a difference in the lives of every child who attends. We will strive for excellence; we will intentionally design curriculum for deep understanding. We will use formative assessments to design lessons so that every child can succeed. Evergreen School will be a place of innovation. Students will use 21st century learning skills. Our students will have a strong foundation in literacy and numeracy. We know that if they develop these foundations, they will have less difficulty as they advance through school. More-over our students will engage in rigorous, high level thinking tasks that are multi-disciplinary. We will incorporate different learning styles into our planning. Learning through the arts will be important for our students. Our classrooms will be active learning spaces!

​About the DARUL ARQAM

The Darul Arqam Academy is the largest school district in Western Canada. Our mission is to ensure each student, in keeping with his or her individual abilities and gifts, completes high school with a foundation of learning necessary to thrive in life, work and continued learning. You can look on the CBE website for more information. 

Darul Arqam Islamic Academy is an Islamic school setting offering an enriched academic curriculum, from preschool to grade 8 and a well-rounded educational and religious experience. Darul Arqam being situated in the Western Area ensures that the youth of  surrounding neighbourhoods are raised within an Islamic environment. The Islamic centre at Darul Arqam consists of a bookstore, prayer hall and a library, whereas in the Academic centre, there are nine oversized classrooms with large picture-windows allowing plenty of natural sunlight in, as well as a full computer lab and a gymnasium.


The mission of Darul Arqam  is to inspire academic excellence, develop caring and responsible Muslim Canadian citizens, and cultivate intercultural understanding and respect. Students will explore concepts, ideas and issues that have local and global significance. In doing so, they will acquire in depth knowledge and develop understanding across a broad and balanced range of subjects.​​

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