Welcome to Azhar Academy Primary School

Azhar Academy Primary School is an Islamic school situated in Leytonstone, founded by the Azhar Academy Trust. It is a vibrant, progressive and pleasant school, with a strong Islamic ethos. We serve a diverse community and we pride ourselves to ensure that we provide our pupils with a broad and stimulating curriculum and a rich and memorable educational experience. The school currently runs a Nursery, Reception Class and Years 1 and Year 2. In September 2017 we will introduce Year 3 who will be also studying Hifz.

We offer a school:

  • Where Islamic life is a truly lived experience;
  • That is passionate about its objective of promoting a culture of educational, spiritual, moral and social excellence from within a caring and supportive Islamic environment;
  • With a highly motivated and enthusiastic staff team

Alhamdulillaah we are pleased to inform you that we are currently fundraising for our multipurpose hall at our primary school in Leytonstone. The building will be 180 square metres and will accommodate 200 pupils.

The hall will benefit our children and have many uses:

  • Dining hall
  • Physical Education
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Assembly hall

We urge you to donate generously towards this worthwhile project. You can donate as 1 lump sum or monthly installments. Please encourage families and friends to donate as well. Attain the reward of Sadaqah jariyah by generously contributing towards this project.

“The one who guides to something good has a reward similar to that of its doer” (Muslim)

Please download a standing order form by clicking on this link: Standing Order Hall (Word Document)

Ramadhan Appeal

Standing Order Hall





“The school records and children’s work in their books and in their learning journeys indicate that they make outstanding progress”

“Staff have high expectations of children and support their learning extremely well”

“An excellent range of resources made learning fun. As a result, over time the children make outstanding progress”

“Children’s welfare, health and safety are a priority”

“The whole learning environment is exciting”

“Leadership of the Early Years provision is outstanding and children make rapid progress in their speaking and listening skills.

Early Years Provision is OUTSTANDING – Ofsted March 2016