Updated April 26 2020


2019-20 School Calendar


March 13 No School
March 16–20 Spring Break

School is dismissed for the school year 2019-20 due to COVID-19.  Please click here

April 24  First Day of Ramadan 

May 15 Scheduled Last Day for school.

May 22  Eid Holiday --- Closed
May 23 Eid Al fitr 1441 H*
May 25 Memorial Day — Closed
Jul. 22 First Day of Thul Hijjah 1441 H *
Jul. 30 Expected Date for Arafat 1441 H*
Jul. 31 Expected Date for Adha Eid 1441 H*
Jul. 29-31 Eid Holiday - Closed


2020-21 School Calendar 


Aug. 13                New Teachers Report
Aug. 19-25          Teacher Inservice
Aug. 20               First Day of Muharram 1442 H, *
Aug. 26               School begins for K-8th
Aug. 29               Ashura’a ( Mohatram 10th ) 1442 H.
Sept. 7                Labor Day—Closed
Oct. 12                Professional Development—No School
Oct. 29               End of First Quarter
Nov. 18               End of First Trimester (Elementary)
Nov. 25-27         Thanksgiving Holiday—No School
Nov. 26              Thanksgiving --- Closed
Dec. 23-Jan. 1    Winter Break --- No School
Dec. 23-24         Closed
Jan. 1                  New Year --- Closed
Jan. 4                 Professional Development Day—No School
Jan. 5                 Classes Resume
Jan. 15               End of First Semester and Second Quarter
Jan. 18               Professional Development Day—No School
Feb. 26              Professional Development Day—No School
March 1             End of Second Trimester
March 10          Isra’a and Miraaj ( Rajab 26th, Night of Rajab 27th )*
March 12-19     Spring Break --- No School
March 22           Classes Resume
March 30          End of Third Quarter
April 13             First day of Ramadan*
April 23             Professional Development Day—No School
May 1                Iowa Annual Quran Competition and Iftar Dinner Party **.
May 13              Eid Alfiter
May 7-14          End of Ramadan and Eid Holiday --- No School
May 12-14        Closed *
May 27             Last Day of School
May 28            Summer Break
May 31             Memorial Day — Closed.
July 19             Arafat Day
July 20.           Adha Eid *
July 19-21        Adha Eid Holiday – Closed
Aug. 9             First Day of Muharram 1443 AH*.
Aug.19           Ashura’a ( Muharram 10 1443 AH)*


Student days missed during the 2020-21 school year might be made up beginning Thursday, June 1st. Decision of days to be made up will be made by AlRazi Academy’s school principal and board.
Collaboration Schedule: School will dismiss at 2:00 pm every Friday beginning Aug. 28.
* Islamic Holidays Dates are Tentative based on the lunar cycle. These dates are from the calendar adopted by the Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA) https://www.moonsighting.com/important.html
** School events dates are tentative and might be changed, location, date and time will be announced prior to the event. Please note that Changes to the calendar, dismissal and closings might apply and parents will be notified if there is any change –InshAllah-.



Expected first day of Ramadan 1442 is on Thursday, April 13th , 2021, Please note that School grades (Kg-8th) Calendar and Daily Schedule might vary or be changed during the month of Ramadan. insha'Allah. Parents will be notified of any schedule changes or calendar update during school days in the month Ramadan.

First day of Shawwal 1442 is expected on Thursday, May 13th, 2021.
July 22, 2020 is expected to be the 1st day of Dhul Hijjah 1442H. The day of Arafah is expected to be on Monday, July 19, 2021 and so the Eidul Adha 1442 AH is expected on Tuesday, July 20 2021 - InshAllah-.


** School events dates are tentative and might be changed, location, date and time will be announced prior to the event.

Please note that Changes to the calendar, dismissal and closings might apply and parents will be notified if there is any change –InshAllah-.