2019-20 School Calendar


AlRazi Academy 2019-20 School Year Calendar


Updated Nov 2nd. 2019



Aug.12 New Teachers Report
Aug. 19-23 Teacher Inservice
Aug. 26 School begins for K-8
Aug. 26-Sept.6 Kindergarten Early Dismissal (1:30 p.m.)
Sept. 2 Labor Day—No School Closed
Oct. 14 Professional Development—No School
Oct. 22 End of First Quarter
Nov. 18 End of First Trimester (Elementary)
Nov. 20-22 Parents - Teachers Conferences

Nov. 26th Costume day  
Nov. 27-29 Thanksgiving Holiday—No School
Nov. 28 Closed
Dec. 23-Jan.3  Winter Break
Dec. 25 - Holiday--- Closed
Jan. 1 New Year 2020 CE - Closed
Jan. 6 Classes Resume
Jan.10 End of First Semester and Second Quarter
Jan.13 Professional Development Day—No School
Jan. 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Professional Development Day—No School
Feb. 27 End of Second Trimester (Elementary)
Feb. 28 Professional Development Day—No School
March 4-6 Parents-Teachers Conferences
March 13 No School
March 16–20 Spring Break
March 23 Classes Resume
March 27 End of Third Quarter

April 2nd-3rd Spring Picture Day **

April 18th  Iowa Annual Quran Competition**
April 23 First day of Ramadan 1441 H*
April 24 Professional Development Day—No School
May 15 Last Day for Students.

May 16th  Graduation and Iftar (Dinner) party ** 
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
Aug. 27 Expected New Hijri Year (1442 H)*


Collaboration and Friday Prayer Schedule: School dismisses at 1:00 pm every Friday beginning Sept 1st . The end of the first semester will be Jan. 10 as scheduled, regardless of snow days.


* 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


Expected first day of Ramadan 1441 is on Thursday, April 23rd, 2020, 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 1441 is expected on Saturday, May 23rd, 2020.
July 22, 2020 is expected to be the 1st day of Dhul Hijjah 1441H. The day of Arafah is expected to be on Thursday, July 30, 2020 and so the Eidul Adha 1441 AH is expected on Friday, July 31 2020 - 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-.