Arkana College Primary School

Arkana College is a registered and certified independent, non-government, primary school which was first established in 1960, and currently run completely by a Muslim board of directors. Our aim is to make Arkana College an advanced educational institute for Muslim Children. Read more About Us or Our History

Latest School Announcements

Anasheed Concert and Fete 31/7

The school’s Anasheed concert is scheduled for Thursday (31/7) beginning at 10am. Parents are welcome to attend the concert. The school’s Parent Council have organised a myriad of activities for our fete afterwards including the Gymbus, an animal farm, clown, Falafel Rolls, desserts and many other treats. Come along and enjoy the celebration.

Eid Holidays 28/7-30/7

Eid Mubarak to all our families and friends. The school will be closed on Monday (28/7), Tuesday (29/7) and Wednesday (30/7).

Iftaar Dinner 18/7

We will be having our annual Iftaar Dinner THIS FRIDAY, 18/7 in the school hall. The Parent Council will be selling tickets after school. Alternatively, you can contact the Parent Council directly or the school office for more details.

Food Drive Begins 14/7-24/7

We will be conducting our annual food drive once again in collaboration with the Ansaar Project. We are requesting donations of non perishable food items including; rice, pasta, pasta sauces, tea, coffee, cereal, long life milk, tinned tuna, canned fruits, etc. All donations can be left in the front school office. Your generosity is kindly appreciated.

Ramadan Mubarak

Ramadan Mubarak to all our families and friends. May Allah SWT accept our fasting, prayers and duas during this blessed month.

Term 2 School Holidays

Term 2 School Holidays begin Monday 30th June til Sunday 13th July inclusively. We wish all our students a safe and enjoyable holiday. School resumes on Monday 14th July.

Parent Teacher Interviews 27/6

Friday 27th June is a Pupil Free Day. We have scheduled parent teacher interviews throughout the day. Parents can discuss their child(ren)’s progress with the mainstream, Arabic and Quran teachers. During this time, semester reports will be issued to parents.

Arkana’s own ‘World Cup’ Soccer Tournament 25/6

Mr Puglisi will be organising a ‘World Cup’ soccer tournament for our students on Years 3-6 at Peter Lowe Reserve on Wednesday 25th June. Parents are more than welcome to come along and support their children.

Interfaith 24/6

Arkana College and Mount Sinai College students will collaboratively prepare a culinary feast and cook up a storm at the Big Kitchen in Bondi. The children will also have the opportunity to share a meal together.

School Photos 16/6

The school photos will be taken on Monday 16th June. Children are reminded to be in full school uniform. Family photos can also be organised on the day.

Queen’s Birthday 4/6

The school will be closed on Monday 9th June 2014.

Athletics Carnival 27/5

The annual Athletics Carnival at Hurstville Oval (Dora St, Hurstville) has been set for Tuesday 27th May 2014. All parents are welcome to attend. Come along and support your child(ren).

Blanket Drive 19/5-30/5

In collaboration with the Ansaar Project, we are requesting donations of new blankets to distribute to the homeless of Sydney in the lead up to Winter. Please help us support this worthy cause. All blanket donations can be dropped off to the school’s front office any time during this fortnight.

Term 2 Incursions
  1. Years 3-6 : ‘Stranger Danger’ with Constable Piazzetta in the School Hall on 6/5;
  2. Year 4 Digital Animation Workshop on 14/5;
  3. Bravehearts Incursion for K-2 on 22/5;
  4. Anti-Bullying ‘Power of One’ Incursion for K-6 on 4/6;
  5. Interfaith for Years 5-6 on 24/6
Gymnastics 2/5-20-6

The children on K-6 will participate in the Tri-Skills ‘Gymnastics’ program every Friday throughout Term 2.

NAPLAN 2014 13/5-15/5

NAPLAN for our Year 3 and 5 students is fast approaching. The NAPLAN dates are as follows:

  • Tuesday 13th May : Language Conventions and Writing
  • Wednesday 14th May : Reading Comprehension
  • Thursday 15th May : Numeracy

We have endeavoured to prepare our students well for all aspects of NAPLAN and inshallah, they will make us proud of their achievements.

ANZAC Ceremony At Arkana 29/4

Mr Puglisi will be conducting our very own ANZAC Ceremony at Arkana College with our Years 3-6 students. The Kingsgrove RSL Diggers will be attending and various children will have allocated roles to perform during the service.

End of Term Holidays 11/4 – 28/4 inclusively

The last day of Term is Thursday 10th April 2014. The children will resume Tuesday 29th April 2014.

Swimming Carnival 10/4

Mr Ali Kourouche has organised out annual swimming carnival at Hurstville Aquatic Centre. The children in K-2 will participate in novelty races and on the slides. The children in Years 3 to 6 will partake in 25m races covering various strokes throughout the day. The Parent Council will also be organising a sausage sizzle for the children and their families to enjoy.

RSL and Schools Remember Commemorative Service 9/4

The School Captains and Vice Captains (representing Arkana College) will attend the ‘RSL and Schools
Remember Commemorative Service’ at Hyde Park on Wednesday 9th April.


Arkana College Building Fund

School Notices

Kindergarten enrolments have closed for 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Quote of the Moment

If God helps you, none can overcome you. If He forsakes you, then who else is there other than Him who can help you? Therefore, in God let the believers put their trust. - Quran, 3:160
Arkana College’s solar electricity system was installed by Solar Switch

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Important Notes!

Remember to bring your hats on sunny days!

Always be kind to your parents, teachers and other students!

Always remember to do your homework and complete any assignments on time!