We provide an Islamic education centre; in 2006/2007 we enrolled 218 participants; 110 girls and 108 boys. In 2008/2009 there are 300 participants, in addition there is a waiting list of a further 300 people for all classes from primary year 1 to intermediate year 3. We have 15 teachers and Assistants who work to a recognised syllabus known as the Islamic Education Standard; the current pass rate is above 84%
Education and learning, especially in the deprived neighbourhoods of Southwark is essential to raising aspirations and generating opportunities for young people; this is recognised by the Government who this week produced a paper called ‘Fair Access to Professions’ seeking to remove the barriers that parts of the population experience that serve to exclude them from the professions.
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