Achievement of glorious feats is through performing noble deeds.” Imam Ali (as) reference: al-islam.org
We hope everyone is enjoying the holidays. Reminder, we will be closed on Jan. 2nd and will, inshaAllah, resume online classes on Jan. 9th. On behalf of the Al-Haadi team, we wish everyone strong faith, good health, safety, and a successful 2022.
This update includes:
1. Submit outstanding assignments/assessments by Jan. 9
2. Heads up: Timetable Change Jan. 9
3. Charity Initiative – water aid & support for orphans, widows & vulnerable children
4. Challenge Zone: Winter Break Challenge – Dec. 20 to Jan. 2
5. Key Upcoming Dates
Outstanding Term 1 assignments/assessments due by Jan. 9
All assignments/assessments need to be completed by Jan. 9th in order to be included in Term 1 Report Cards. Students in Grades 6-12 who have not yet completed salaat/wudhu assessment, please arrange a time with your Dinyat teacher to complete the assessment… send a message to class e-mail id or via Google Classroom.
Timetable starting Jan. 9
Starting Jan. 9th, the timetable will be adjusted for Grades 5-12(YF) since Dhuhr time will be later. Students in Grade 5-12(YF) should join the Dinyat zoom meeting room at 12:20 for Salaat.
Al-Haadi 2021/2022 Charity Campaign
In collaboration with Az-Zahra Foundation, we pledge to provide WATER AID in remote areas and to SUPPORT ORPHANS, WIDOWS & VULNERABLE CHILDREN. See flyer below.
Total collected as of Dec. 28, 2021: $3,230. See below for the classes leaderboard.
During the holiday season, consider conducting fundraising activities and engage extended family and friends to get your child’s class on the leaderboard. Time spent by students for fundraising activities count towards Al-Haadi’s Community Service Award, so remind child(ren) to keep a log.
Donate online via https://zahrafoundation.ca/al-haadi/ and IMPORTANT, when checking out, donors should enter ‘Al-Haadi’ and your child’s class (e.g. Al-Haadi D2A) in the Additional Information section, so we can track donations by class.
All donations will receive a tax receipt. The winning class will win a prize at the end of the campaign!
Class fundraising leaderboard as of Dec. 28, 2021:
|Position||Class||Total to date|
|No Class specified||$135.00|
Challenge Zone: Winter Break Challenge (Salat & Wudhu)
Congrats to students who have been participating in the Winter Break Challenge. Parents, please encourage your child(ren) to participate in our winter break challenge which is related to Salat and Wudhu. The challenge and form has also been posted in each Dinyat Google Classroom (Classwork/Challenge Zone).
Start date: Monday, Dec. 20, 2021
End date: Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022
Submit the log latest by Saturday, January 8, 2022.
Taqibat (duas after salat) can be found on http://www.duas.org/Duaaftersalat.pdf
1 stamp will be awarded for each day all daily requirements are achieved, plus 1 stamp for benefits objective; max. 11 stamps for Winter Break Challenge.
Use this form https://forms.gle/7YkYSpH3i7YJv5uG6 to record and submit each day or keep your own log and record/submit form at the end of the winter break. Use separate form(s) per student. Last date to submit form(s): Saturday, January 8, 2021.
If you have any questions regarding the challenge, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, with subject: ‘Winter Break Challenge’.
Key Upcoming Dates
Jan. 2: Madrassah closed & Winter break challenge ends
Jan. 8: Last day to submit Winter break challenge response
Jan. 9: Online classes resume
Jan. 9: Last day to hand in outstanding assignments/assessments for Term 1
Thank you for your support. If you have any questions or suggestions, please send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Fatima Khimji & Amjad Datoo
Principal Vice Principal