Miraj Islamic School provides a college preparatory program emphasizing Mathematics, Science, English, Social Studies, and Islamic Studies, with the addition of a diverse array of electives. All MIS curriculum is aligned with New York State Regents requirements.  Students who successfully complete the program are well-prepared to take the NYS Regents Exams to earn a Regents or Advanced Regents Diploma.

At Miraj Islamic School, our goal is to provide academic excellence and cultivate it in our students.  We cherish academics and are committed to nurturing the unique capabilities and talents of our students, while preparing them to be caring, responsible, effective and leading members of the Muslim community as well as the broader world in which we live. We are a model educational system within which our youth develop to their fullest potential and are motivated to succeed in this life and beyond.

9th Grade Course Requirements

   9thGrade Unit of Credits  Credits  Honors Regents
Exam
1 English I 1 2 Honors N/A
2 Geometry 1 2 Honors R*
3 Global History and Geography II 1 2 Honors R*
4 Living Environment / Biology & Lab 1 2 Honors R*
5 Cultural and Linguistic Studies- Quran I 0.50 1 Honors N/A
6 Humanities – Islamic Studies I 0.50 1 Honors N/A
7 Arabic II 0.75 1.50 Honors N/A
8 Albanian II 0.50 1 N/A N/A
9 Computer Science / Technology I 0.50 1 Honors N/A
10 Physical Education I 0.50 1 N/A N/A
11 Theater 0.50 1 N/A N/A
12 Visual Arts 0.50 1 N/A N/A
   Course Credits Required  8.25  16.50   3 Regents Exams
  • R* indicates Regents requirement as per NYS Standards
  • 30 hours of community service plus a research paper is required = 0.5 credit
  • SAT II Subject Tests for Biology E/M and World History are recommended for students who are proficient.

10th Grade Course Requirements

   10th  Grade Unit Credits  Credits  Honors Regents Exam
1 English II 1 2 Honors N/A
2 Algebra 2 and Trigonometry 1 2 Honors R*
3 US History and Government 1 2 Honors R*
4              Chemistry 1 2 Honors R*
5 Cultural and Linguistic Studies – Qur’an II 0.50 1 Honors N/A
6 Humanities – Islamic Studies II 0.50 1 Honors N/A
7 Arabic III 0.75 1.50 Honors N/A
8 Albanian III 0.50 1 N/A N/A
9 Computer Science/Technology II 0.50 1 Honors N/A
10 Physical Education II 0.50 1 N/A N/A
11 Health and Hygiene 0.50 1 N/A N/A
12 Home Economics 0.50 1 N/A N/A
   Course Credits Required  8.25  16.50   3 Regents Exams
  • R* indicates Regents requirement as per NYS Standards
  • 30 hours of community service plus a research paper is required = 0.5 credit
  • SAT II subject tests for Mathemetics level 1, Chemistry, and U S History are recommended for students who are proficient.

11th Grade Course Requirements

   11th  Grade Unit Credits  Credits  Honors Regents Exam
1 English III 1 2 Honors R*
2 Pre Calculus 1 2 Honors R*
3 Economics/ Participation in Government 1 2 Honors N/A
4 Physics 1 2 Honors R*
5 Cultural and Linguistic Studies-Qur’an III 0.50 1 Honors N/A
6 Humanities – Islamic Studies III 0.50 1 Honors N/A
7 Arabic IV 0.75 1.50 Honors R*
8 Computer Science/Technology III 0.50 1 Honors N/A
9 Physical Education III 0.75 1.50 N/A N/A
10 Career Connections 0.50 1 Honors N/A
11 Scientific Research 0.50 1 Honors N/A
   Course Credits Required 8 Units 16 Credits   4 Regents Exams
  • R* indicates Regents requirement as per NYS Standards
  • 30 hours of community service plus a research paper is required = 0.5 credit
  • SAT I & ACT required for all MIS students 11th grade and above
  • SAT II subject tests for Literature, Mathematics level 2, and Physics are recommended for students who are proficient.

12th Grade Course Requirements

   12th  Grade Unit Credits  Credits  Honors Regents Exam
1 English IV 1 2 Honors N/A
2 Calculus / AP Statistics 1 2 Honors / AP        N/A
3 AP World History / AP US History 1 2 AP N/A
4 AP Environmental Science / AP Biology 1 2 AP N/A
5 Cultural and Linguistic Studies-Qur’an IV 0.50 1 Honors N/A
6 Humanities – Islamic Studies IV 0.50 1 Honors N/A
7 Computer Science / Technology IV 0.50 1 Honors N/A
8 Speech & Communication 0.50 1 Honors N/A
9 Physical Education IV      0.75 1.50 N/A N/A
10 Principle Of Management 0.50 1 CC* N/A
11 Principle of Marketing 0.50 1 CC* N/A
   Course Credits Required 7.75Units 15.50 Credits   NO REGENTSExams

College Credit Courses

  • English Composition
  • Literature in a Global Context
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing

*College Credit Courses taken at St. Johns University, Staten Island, NY

  • 30 hours of community service plus a research paper is required = 0.5 credit
  • SAT I & ACT required for all MIS students 11th grade and above
  • AP* indicates Advance Placement Course
  • CC* indicates College Credit Course