HIFZ CLASSES

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  • The Summer Hifz intensive program is geared towards students who are (or will be) already on a path to Hifz.
  • There will be two separate programs for boys and girls (Girls will memorize with an female Hifz teacher).
  • It allows students to revise or memorize the Quran by reciting to qualified teachers during the summer break.
  • The final expectations are:
    • Students who are already on a path to Hifz will get an opportunity to revise or memorize the Quran
    • Students who are not on a path to Hifz will get an opportunity to memorize the Quran and assess their ability to get on a path to complete Hifz
    • Students who demonstrate good Quran memorization can continue in the year-long part-time Hifz program

Timings

Classes begin on June 15 and end on July 30 with a break in the week of July 13th. The timings are as follows:

  • Mon-Thu from 11:30 AM – 2 PM – Class 1A (Boys Only)
  • Mon-Thu from 11 AM – 2PM – Class 1B (Girls only)
  • Mon-Thu from 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM – Class 2A (Boys Only)

Hafiz Ibrahim has over 10 years of experience in teaching Quran recitation and memorization with a Bachelors Degree in the Faculty of Islamic Law from the Islamic University of Madinah. He has Sanad of Quran (oral recitation tracing back to the Prophet) from three different scholars from the Prophet’s holy mosque in Madinah. He is certified in the educational and teaching methods of the Quran, both from the Islamic University of Madinah and from the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah. Since 2014, he is serving as a Quran Teacher at EPIC for the various Quran learning programs at EPIC.

Selection Criteria

The students must meet the following selection criteria (decided by the teachers) before admission:

  • The program is intended for students who already know how to recite the Quran fluently with the correct Tajweed
  • Students must show they can detect the rules of Ikfah, Idgham, Ith-har, Iqlab, and Qalqalah in the Quran.
  • The students MUST have the willingness and passion to memorize the Quran
  • Preference will be given to students who are already on a path to Hifz
  • Admissions will be done on a first come, first serve basis
  • Parent/Student screening will be conducted prior to interim admission. Final admission will be granted after an evaluation period
  • Student progress will be evaluated and parents will be informed of the student progress

Hafiz Ibrahim has over 10 years of experience in teaching Quran recitation and memorization with a Bachelors Degree in the Faculty of Islamic Law from the Islamic University of Madinah. He has Sanad of Quran (oral recitation tracing back to the Prophet) from three different scholars from the Prophet’s holy mosque in Madinah. He is certified in the educational and teaching methods of the Quran, both from the Islamic University of Madinah and from the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah. Since 2014, he is serving as a Quran Teacher at EPIC for the various Quran learning programs at EPIC.

Students will use and maintain the Madinah ‘Mushaf’ for memorization. The Mushaf is printed by Majamma Malik Fahad and is found in Haram Makkah, Madinah and many Masaajid around the world. Click on the image on the right to order the Mushaf online.