“No gift among all the gifts of a father to his child is better than education.” - The Prophet Muhammad P.B.U.H.

The Greater Lansing Islamic School was established in 1996 to serve the children of Muslim families that reside in the Greater Lansing area.  The Muslims of the Greater Lansing community hail from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds and are firm believers in the value of an Islamic education and value the benefits of an Islamic environment.

Apart from the regular curriculum, equal emphasis is placed on Arabic, Islamic Studies, and Qura'an studies.

The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin or economic status.  However, the school reserves the right to dismiss any student who has very poor attendance, serious behavioral problems, or destroys school property.

Age Requirements
by December 31 of the Academic Year
Grade Age
Early Pre-K3 years
Pre-K 4 years
KG 5 Years
Grade 1 6 Years

Candidates for admission to the Greater Lansing Islamic School are selected according to the following:

  1. Previous school conduct and academic performance
  2. Results of the readiness test
  3. Availability of space
  4. Sincere commitment to educational and moral excellence from the family
  5. Commitment to meet the financial obligation to the school.

All students requesting admission must supply the following:

  1. Updated immunization records
  2. Official school record for each year of attendance at another school
  3. A copy of a birth certificate or passport documentation verifying age
  4. Physical examination form signed by the family doctor or physician

GLIS Office,
May 9, 2017, 11:00 AM