One of the most important skills children in Australia should learn is how to swim. In 2016, 41 people drowned in New South Wales and these alarming figures continue to rise. Australia is a country fortunate to be surrounded by water that is accessible to everyone from a young age. Swimming is not only a... View Article
Latest School Announcements
We are excited to be involved in Cupcakes for a Cure Day on Wednesday 6th of September. We are requesting that you, the parents contribute homemade cupcakes, that will be sold by the Student Representative Council, to fundraise for the Kids’ Cancer Project. The Kids’ Cancer Project is an Australian charity focused on finding cures... View Article
Our children will be celebrating Literacy and Numeracy Week with a plethora of planned activities. For Numeracy Week, the entire school, K-6, visited Taronga Zoo on a Maths Trail. To mark Literacy week this week, we have planned a Spelling Bee, a Book Character Parade and two author visits (Deborah Abela, Australian author of Max... View Article
Students are encouraged and guided to persevere with challenges faced, and always pursue success, both academically and spiritually, through their various contributions as active, Australian citizens, whilst still proudly and firmly holding in their hearts, their Islamic heritage and identity.
Adab and Sincerity
Students will have the opportunity to develop, not only academically, but also socially and emotionally as a whole person, via the maintenance of a nurturing Islamic environment, that promotes mutual respect at all times between teacher and student, through the example set by the life and traditions of the Prophet Mohammed pbuh.
Innovation and Improvement
Arkana College offers a high quality and balanced educational experience, firmly based upon current trends, well developed credible research and proven best practice teaching methods.
Message from the Principal
"Assalamu alakykum Wa Rahmutallah wa Barakatuhu"
The mission of our school is to provide a balanced quality education in a nurturing Islamic environment. Our vision is to be a leading Australian Islamic School, offering an integrated educational experience drawing upon best practice teaching methods and a strong Islamic moral framework.