ISIJ Ramadhan Darsa Program – 2022 / 1443

Assalamun ‘Alaykum

As we enter the month of Ramadhan, we are excited to announce that we will be hosting the annual Darsa (“Qur’an khani”) program in person!

Here is what you need to know:

  • Timing: The Darsa program will take place nightly from 7PM – 7:30PM.
  • Ages: Moms and Tots (0-4) and Youth (ages 3 – 17)
  • Location: The Boys Darsa program will be held in the Main Hall.  The Girls Darsa program will take place in the classrooms in the As-Sadiq Preschool wing.



Please complete the one-time registration below if you intend to participate in the program this year.  The registration helps us anticipate the number of total participants and plan accordingly.

Competition Details:
We are reintroducing the Annual Qur’an Recitation and Memorization competitions this Ramadhan.
What you need to know:
  • Dates: Competition dates will be shared by the 1st of Ramadhan.
  • Format:
    • Participation is optional (…but highly encouraged!)
    • There are two competitions: (a) Recitation (where participants will recite a pre-selected passage from the Qur’an); and (b) Memorization (where participants will recite the surah appropriate for their age group).  Students can register for one or both.
    • There will be two rounds of the competition.  The first round will be open to all interested in participating.  A subset of students (Top 10) will participate in the second round.
  • Registration: Please indicate your child’s interest in participating on the Registration form.  This will help us gauge interest and ensure we plan accordingly.
  • Memorization Surahs: The surahs for the memorization competition are as follows –
    • Ages 7 and under: Surah al-Qariah (101)
    • Ages 8-12: Surah al-Mursalat (77)
    • Ages 13-17: Surah al-Jinn (72)
There are no plans for an Adult Competition this year.
More details will continue to be shared in the weeks leading up to and in Ramadhan.  Please email us at with any questions in the meantime.

Volunteers – we need your help!

This program would not be possible without your support.  We are looking for coordinators, teachers, and volunteers to support this year’s Darsa.  Any and all availability will be accommodated.  Please sign-up here!

Adult Darsa Program:

There will be an adult Darsa program (aged 18+) held concurrently with the youth program.  Registration is not required.



Please reach out to us at for any questions or concerns.