The Islamic Academy of Riverside was founded in 1987 to serve the Muslims of Riverside and adjacent cities. Although the Islamic Academy was developed out of the Masjed of Riverside, and remains under their guardianship, it has its own autonomy. Both the Masjed of Riverside and the Islamic Academy complex are centered in the Inland Empire area of Southern California and serve the needs of more than 6,000 Muslims.
The Islamic Academy of Riverside (I.A.R.) began in 1995-96, in a newly constructed facility. The school building, approximately 7,000 square feet, consists of administrative offices, air-conditioned classrooms, a kitchen and cafeteria, an auditorium, and spacious playground. Since 1995-96, there have been numerous projects held to improve the school’s appearance and Read More