School News

2018

World Hijab Day in OBK

"Founded by Nazma Khan in 2013, World Hijab Day is an annual event that takes place on February 1st.  World Hijab Day is intended to encourage women of all religions and backgrounds to wear and experience the hijab. A hijab is typically a veil worn…

Grade 3: Hearing and Sound

Grade 3 Unit 2: Hearing and Sound I can describe sound and show ways of making and controlling sound.  Grade 3 created their own instrument by using recycled materials.

Parent / Teachers Conference

Please click here to view   Parent Teacher Conference

Prophet Isa alayhi-ssalam story by 2A

This video was presented by 2A at their morning assembly about prophet Isa alayhi-ssalam. Good job 2A! Jazakum Allahu khir!

Samosa and Smoothie sale

Assalamu Aalaykum Parents, The OBK School Council will be hosting a Fruit Smoothie and Samosa Sale on Friday, January 19th. Smoothies will be selling for $2 each and Samosa's for $1 each. For those wishing to have their children participate please…

2017

Qur'an Memorization Challenge 2017-2018

Assalamu Alaykum Dear Parents,  Please see letter regarding Qur'an Challenge   Qur'an Challenge 2017-2018

Pajama Day in OBK!

Students in OBK came to school with their pajamas and robes to celebrate the last day of school for term one. There were beautiful colors all around the school. Congratulations for a successful term one student! May Allah SWT grant our students happiness…

Renaissance Painting

The Grade 8’s were doing paintings on worldview changes during the Renaissance.  To get them in the atmosphere of the time, they had to paint like Da Vinci did the Sistine Chapel ceiling.

Literacy Day in OBK!

As a kick-off to the final week before school lets out for Winter Break, OBK decided to host our annual Literacy Day. Literacy Day was celebrated by staff and students from all 3 divisions. Encouraged to come dressed in their Favorite Book Character,…

Excellence Awards Night

The Excellence Awards Night was on Friday December 15th. First division took place from 6:00 pm-7:00 pm and the second division was from 7:15 pm-8:15 pm. The ceremony was beautiful, students were excited to receive their awards and parents were overjoyed.…

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…