Qur'an & Arabic School

'Uthman bin 'Affan (May Allah be pleased with him) reported:

The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, "The best amongst you is the one who learns the Qur'an and teaches it." [Al-Bukhari] 

Shipley Masjid Association prides it self on employing capable teachers who are able to deploy our syllabus in a loving, creative and exciting manner. All our teachers have studied under scholars from Medina University and are proficient in teaching Arabic & Tajweed at the highest level. 

Abdullah ibn Amr said:

"The Prophet of Allah was never obscene or coarse. Rather, he used to tell us that the best among us were those with the best manners." (Al-Bukhari) 

Timetable: Qur’an & Arabic School runs Monday, Wednesday & Friday -  5.15pm till 7pm 

Our Syllabus 

  • Qur'an Recitation & Tajweed (The Art of Recitation)
  • Tafseer (Explanation of the Meaning of the Quran)
  • Arabic Language (speaking, reading & writing)
  • Seerah - Stories of the Prophets (On whom be peace)
  • Fiqh (Islamic Jurisprudence)
  • Dua’s & Supplications
  • Morals & Manners


Boys: White Thawb & White Kufi Hat
Girls: Black Abaya & White Headscarf

Application Process: Interview, then an Induction.

Fees: £30 a month or £40 Hifz Class, paid strictly by Direct Debit (all fees are non-refundable).

Induction Fee: £20 to be paid in cash on the day of Induction 

Additional Costs: Books & Educational Instruments

Aishah (May Allah be pleased with her) reported:

The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, "The one who is proficient in the recitation of the Qur'an will be with the honourable and obedient scribes (angels) and he who recites the Qur'an and finds it difficult to recite, doing his best to recite it in the best way possible, will have a double reward." [Al-Bukhari and Muslim]