School News

2017

Camp Kindle Adventure!

Alhamdullah, by the grace of Allah Subhanahu wa Ta'aala, OBK's grade 5 to 9 students went Saturday on a full day trip to Camp Kindle. Our students engaged in various activities where they learned multiple skills and made friendships that will last them…

Take a Book, Leave a Book: Another Successful Initiative at OBK

Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported:The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, "When a man dies, his deeds come to an end except for three things: Sadaqah Jariyah (ceaseless charity); a knowledge which is beneficial, or a virtuous descendant…

Mathletics School Achievement Report

The overwhelming student engagement we've seen across Canada so far this year has been unbelievable.Your personalized achievement report will provide you with an indication of your students' progress. Details including improvement rates, certificates…

Smoothie Sale Friday!

Assalamu Aalaykum Parents/Staff: This is a friendly reminder from school council that there will be a smoothie sale at the school tomorrow. Please send send $2 with your child if you would like them t oparticipate and help support our school projects.…

Thank you School Council!

Today, we would like to give a huge thank you to the school council for arranging such a wonderful hot lunch! Students in OBK loved the hot and fresh " Fries & Poutine " served by the school council Friday.  Thank you to our awesome volunteers who came…

Criteria for End of Term Awards

 Asalaam Alaikum Parents / Guardians    Please click here Award Criteria  to see criteria for End of term awards      

Poutine Sale!

School Council will be hosting a Poutine/Fries Sale on Friday December 1st in shaa Allah. Poutine (Fries, Cheese, Gravy) will be available for $4.00, Fries (Fries, Ketchup)  for $2.00. All proceeds will go directly to school initiatives. Please send…

OBK Celebrates Ummah Day!

"Ummah" is the Arabic word for community, and can mean nation as well. Allah SWT said in the Quran, Surat Al-i'Imran, Ayah 110,  ( كُنتُمْ خَيْرَ أُمَّةٍ أُخْرِجَتْ لِلنَّاسِ )             .You are the…

Art of Manners

Boys and girls from Junior High tahfeeth spent the two days of their weekend at a beneficial course, held at the University of Calgary. The course, Art of Manners: Islamic Code of Ethics was organized by Almaghrib Institute, and presented by Ustadh…

Tahfeeth Boys After school Program

Have you ever tried to find a way to relax, chat and keep yourself physically fit, all at the same time? The tahfeeth boys at OBK have found a way to do just that. They are meeting weekly after school for activities that teach problem solving skills, healthy…

Grade 4-9 Girls Night

This Friday, the grade 4-9 girls had a great time at their Girls Night party.  The Tahfeeth girls were in charge of fully organizing The Girls Night to fund-raise for their Camp Kindle event. They baked cupcakes, bought gifts, decorated the gym, composed…

Our Students at The Seniors' Home

In our everyday fast-paced lives, we often forget to look around and see what others are experiencing, and what they might be missing out on too. We underestimate the power of compassion, and that our words can often have a huge impact on the lives of…

OBK Staff Lunch Appreciation

Today's Teahers and Support Staff lunch was hosted by Abdul Jalil Kadri at The Desert Pita and Grill restaurant as appreciation to OBK teachers and support staff for the great work they do. Staff were all invited to lunch, and the food was delicious.…

Aisha's Girls Program

Here is yet another day at " Aisha's Girls Group". The girls had a beautiful time together today al-hamdullah! This time, they had a halaqa about qualities of listening and the difference between hearing and listening. They demonstrated a  collaborative team…

OBK at the Discover U Conference!

More than 400 students from across Palliser Regional Schools and invited guests from neighbouring school divisions are learning about leadership at the “Discover U” conference.The theme of this year’s conference is “Strength in U: Unite Your…

Bake Sale Friday!

Assalamu alaikum parents, Tahfeeth students are organizing a Bake Sale on Friday November 17 in shaa Allah. Please support the tahfeeth program by sending an item or/and money to buy. There will be pizza, pop corn, cookies, chips, juice and more stuff…

Message from OBK Student Council

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Tahfeeth students volunteering

Tahfeeth students are reaching out the community and participating in different volunteering opportunities. This week, they volunteered at a community-wide food and clothing drive hosted by the Muslim Families Network Society MFNS. By serving the…

Lost & Found

As-Salaam Alaikum Parents / Guardians   We would like to remind you to please check the Lost & Found daily.  All lost & found items will be given away to charity at the end of each week.  Thank you for your cooperation.      

Take a Book, Leave a Book

"Join OBK's "Take a book, Leave a book" school-wide initiative promoting ALL STUDENTS to bring in their gently used books to be collected, organized and placed in our reading corner in the space or cataloged and put into our school library. This is a…