Academic Awards


High Honor Roll

Students who demonstrate outstanding achievement by earning a 90% or above in all subject areas will be considered for the Honor Roll.
Students must exhibit good attendance by attending a minimum of 90% of school days per semester.
Students must exhibit self motivation, respect and quality in academic performance and behavior. This is determined by having three recommendations from teachers or administration once the above two criteria have been met. Teachers will look for evidence of: self motivation in classes to seek answers for clarification exhibiting a work ethic and challenges that is above the general requirements accepting the responsibility for ones knowledge exhibiting leadership and attitude among peers to demonstrate healthy relationships submitting quality work in their studies respecting others

A/B Honor Roll

Students who demonstrate good achievement by earning a 80% or above in all subject areas will be considered for the Honor Roll.
Students must exhibit good attendance by attending a minimum of 90% of school days per semester.

8th Grade Valedictorian Requirement

  • Student must have completed at least two years of junior high at Daarul Uloom.
  • Student must be enrolled in the 8th grade and graduate with his/her class.
  • Highest cumulative grade point average (GPA) based on weight scale. The GPA will be determined by grades received in all classes through 6th , 7th and the first three quarters of 8th grade. The GPA will be calculated to the second place beyond the decimal point.
  • Student must score in the 90th percentile or higher on standardized tests.
  • No suspension in any quarter and no act which may require expulsion for all junior high school years at Daarul Uloom.
  • Teachers Recommendation.
In the case of a tie, all students with the same highest GPA shall share the title of Valedictorian. If the second place student(s) is within 0.05 grade points of the Valedictorian, then the second place student(s) shall be recognized as the Salutatorian. If the difference between the first and second place students’ GPA is greater than 0.05 then no Salutatorian shall be honored.