Our Students are active in outreach programs at local mosques, the Shrewsbury Nursing Home, animal shelters, Shrewsbury Public Library, homeless shelters, S.T.O.P. (Students Together Opposing Prejudice), Town Clean-Up, and the Shrewsbury Fall Festival.

Enrichment activities include Young Politicians Society, Student Council, Speech & Debate Club, Robotics Club, Soccer League, DestiNation ImagiNation, and Spell-a-Thon. 

Graduates of Al-Hamra attend reputable high schools and colleges such as Clark, Northeastern, UMass, Simmons, Georgetown, University of Michigan, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS), URI, WPI, and Cornell University.

Al-Hamra Academy is leading the way in 21st Century Skills, alhamdulillah!


We are especially pleased of the efforts of the students, staff, parents, and volunteers. As a result of their dedication, we are truly proud of the following accomplishments:


  • Champions in DestiNation ImagiNation- Recipients of numerous awards including: Da Vinci award, State awards, Regional awards, and participation in Global competitions as winners of the State Championships

  • Winners of Regional and State Robotics Competitions

  • Winners of Speech and Debate, Regional and State Science Fairs, and Helping Hands Art Competition 

  • National and State awards winners in Letters about Literature (writing contest)


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435 South Street

Shrewsbury, MA 01545

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Al-Hamra Academy is the first full-time accredited Islamic school in New England. Our goal is to raise children with a strong intellectual and moral background. We strive to provide an environment that encourages the cognitive, spiritual, moral, emotional, and physical growth of every student. We have a well-defined, effective and evolving curriculum that follows the Massachusetts State Frameworks. We foster spiritual and moral growth in a progressive Islamic environment – an environment that instills in our students the universal values of love, compassion, peace, tolerance, equality, and justice. Our philosophy reflects our commitment to educate our students to become responsible and productive members of society through education and social partnership. Our pursuit of Excellence in Education is built on four core values, i.e., Quality, Integrity, Moderation and Teamwork.

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