School Hours

Saturdays & Sundays

10:00 am to 1:30 pm

2017-18 Registration on Saturday, Aug 26, 2017, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Spaces are limited in MCC’s Al-Manar weekend school. Admission and choice of day between Saturday and Sunday school will be granted on the basis of first come, first serve basis. Please show up early on the day of registration. For details, please contact or 858 756 5100.


Principal: Roula Aoneh

Education Director: Neelam Jalil, Ph.D.


MCC Member

  • 1st Child $75
  • 2nd Child $65
  • 3 or more $55 each
  • Registration fee is $75 for each student

Non Member

  • 1st Child $95
  • 2nd Child $85
  • 3 or more $75 each
  • Registration fee is $95 for each student

*One-time annual registration fee included to cover the cost of books and material for the school year.


If you have any questions please feel free to call MCC during office hours or stop by the school during office hours.

School Email Address:


Telephone: 858 756 5100

School Address:
Almanar Modern School

14698 Via Fiesta

San Diego, CA 92127

School FAQ

Q: Is the school full time?

A: No, classes are held on Saturday and Sunday.

Q: What are the school hours?

A: The hours are from10:00 AM until 1:30 PM

Q: When does the school start?

A: First day of school is September 9th for Saturday students and September 10th for Sunday students for the 2017-2018 school year

Q: What age can my child start?

A: Classes are for ages 4 years and up.

Q: Who teaches the classes?

A: We have hired teachers who are educated and qualified to teach our children. These teachers focus on making Al Manar School a successful learning environment for our children.

Q: What programs do you offer at the weekend school?

A: We have 2 programs at Al Manar School:

– Quranic Studies will focus on the learning Quran and reading with meaning supplemented with Islamic Studies.

– Arabic Studies will focus on learning spoken Arabic with supplemented Islamic Studies.

Almanar Modern School Parents Handbook