Houston Hunger

Iman Academy SW won 3rd place at Houston Hunger Submit sponsored by Texas A&M University & United Way

SW News

“Monitoring the Future 2022”

The University of Michigan’s Survey Research Department has selected Iman Academy as a research site for its study “Monitoring the Future 2022.” The study will monitor the school experiences of older Middle and High School students.

Students will be asked questions such as, “how important is religion in your life?” Research has indicated that religion can serve as a protective factor for substance use.

Other questions may include “How many hours do you spend in an average week on homework,” “Which describes your plans after high school?”, etc.

All research is funded by the National Institute of Health and conducted by The University of Michigan, Institute of Social Research.

SE News SW News

SW Students Visit the University of Texas

Students pose for a group photo while visiting the University of Texas.

Southwest students toured the University of Texas early this fall. Students benefited from a guided tour that discussed different educational opportunities. This trip was a part of our College Preparatory Program for high school students.

SW News

Using what we “know” to grow

SW First grade students worked in groups to brainstorm new words from a word provided to them. In the video below, the students generate new words using the word “at”! This skill helps students to read and spell more fluently!

SW News

Word Scoop

Students in Grade 1 understand that by repeated, frequent and consistent reading they can become fluent readers. They also know that using expressions and voice tones make reading more fun.

In this video, First Grade students learned to scoop up words and say phrases rather than reading word by word.

We are so proud of them!  Way to go first graders! 

First Grade students learn to “scoop up” words in a reading fluency exercise.

SW News

Ms. Banawan’s Second Grade Inventors at Work

While learning about the design process, our students designed and created their own art supplies organizer.   It was absolutely amazing to see their handiwork.  They felt so accomplished.

Well Done!

SW News

Fall College Tours – University Of Houston

IASW students standing in front of the George BUsh Library and museum at U of H.

Iman Academy high school students visited the University of Houston this Fall. They were able to explore the various majors and degrees offered by the institution. They toured the campus from the Business school to the College of Optometry. They were able to enjoy learning about the exciting opportunities available to this Tier One university as well as interact with and experience campus life at the University Center.

University of Houston – October 12, 2018

SW News

Houston Food Bank

Iman Academy students and staff visited the Houston Food Bank to help sort and package food for the needy. Iman Academy aims to make events like this one a tradition among our students, by instilling in them values of volunteerism that inspire them to become contributing citizens and community builders long after graduation.

SW News

8th Grade “STAARS” Shine!

Image of STAAR test

8th Grade students  at Iman Academy Southwest scored 100 % on their STAAR exams in 2018!  See how their pass rate compares to the state average by visiting the TEA website here.

SW News

Urban Food Sustainability Project

IASW students pose for a group picture after a service project.

Iman Academy Southwest Middle School participated in an Urban Food Sustainability Farm Practices project in the second ward community.  The students utilized a small space to make a big impact, by making agriculture more accessible and by engaging people in the ways they think about food. 

SW News

WordPress Image Lightbox