School News


Sports Day

OBK had an amazing sports day at Rotary Challenger Park 

Canada Turns 150

It was a beautiful Red and White Day in OBk! The students wore Red and White to celebrate the day. They also had craft, drawings, writings and discussions on how to make Canada a better place.      

KG Graduation Ceremony

Our little KG graduates walked the stage with pride and confidence today, and their special day warmed the hearts of parents and teachers alike. They have spent this year learning, growing and blossoming into beautiful students. Although their KG days…

Grade 9 Graduation Day

Today is only the first of many successful days coming in shaa Allah. Congratulations on your well-deserved success graduates! May Allah SWT continue to shower His blessings upon you and guide you in your future endeavors. Ameen.

Sneak Peek at KG Graduation preparations

Staff and volunteers spending time after school, decorating and setting up another awesome KG graduation ceremony at OBK!

Volunteers Appreciation Day

“Allah is helping the servant as long as the servant is helping his brother.” Thank you to all our volunteers who spend their valuable time supporting our staff and students. You are the backbone of our school, whether you helped from home or…

Presenting our first CIS OBK school pets!

With the help of our Parents Council, grade 1 teachers brought in duck eggs to show their students and the rest of the school the hatching process as part of their Plants and Animals Unit in Science. You can find more pictures posted in our school entrance…

Author John Martz visits OBK

"John Martz, author and illustrator of Burt's Way Home visiting students at OBK and signing autographs for Division 2 kids who listened to his author talk."

Congratulations to our principal, Mrs. Raiha Idrees!

 The Council for School Leadership of the Alberta Teachers' Association is pleased to announce that Mrs. Raiha Idrees has been selected as a recipient of the 2016-2017 Distinguished Leadership Award.     The CSL Distinguished Leadership Awards…

Congratulations Ms. Jordyn Garinger!

Ms. Jordyn Garinger is one of our amazing first year teachers, and is the successful candidate nominated by the board of Trustees for this year's Edwin Parr Award. Ms. Jordyn Garinger joined Calgary Islamic School - OBK Campus in September 2016 and…


OBK is so excited to be celebrating our annual Sports Day for all of our students at Calgary Rotary Challenger park 3688 48 Ave NE.  Please see attached letter for more details.      Sport Day         

Letter from Minister Eggen

Please follow the link below to access the letter from Minister Eggen regarding school fees.   Letter from Minister Eggen

"Hats on for Mental Health"

COME OBK LET'S DO OUR PART!   On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017, all OBK staff and students are encouraged to wear Hats to raise awareness about the importance of good Mental Health.              

Brown Bagging for Calgary's Kids

" Thank you for volunteering with Brown Bagging for Calgary’s Kids on March 10,2017. We are grateful that you spent the morning in our kitchen with us, creating healthy lunches for children and learning about childhood hunger in Calgary.  Your work…

OBK Quran Competition

April 13 - April 28  Registration is now closed

Parents Art Night

Thank you to the parents and the staff for making it fabulous ma shaa Allah!

Vending Machine

Assalaum Alaikum Parents and OBK Staff Members,     The OBK School Council is glad to announce that our vending machine is now up and running!!!  The purchase of this machine was made in collaboration with council, parents, and school administration…


What's new at OBK!

Term 2 Excellence Award Night

OBK will be having an Excellence Award Night for term Two.    This event will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, in the Schools' Gymnasium   Div. 1 5:30 - 6;30 pm Div. 2 7:00 - 8:00 pm