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Subhaan Ashrafi


CPSA Students Excel at Illinois Junior Academy of Science 2019 Exposition!

Alhamdulillah, We are humbled and excited to share with the community that our students had the opportunity to participate at IJAS – Illinois Junior Academy of Science this month. IJAS gives a reason for students with a special interest in science to go beyond the classroom curriculum and develop their own investigation(s). It encourages students…

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CPSA Students WIN The Manningham Poetry Trust Contest!

MashaAllah! We are excited to announce that two of our 6th-grade students, Ifrah Kalota and Zainub Nazeer, were winners for the Manningham Poetry Trust Awards Contest! This is a yearly poetry contest by the Illinois State Poetry Society. The students came in the top ten in the youth group, AND their poems were forwarded onto…

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CPSA Students Host Food Drive for Those In Need in Ramadan

Alhamdulillah, We are very humbled to share some of the great humanitarian work our students are doing! Students at CPSA hosted a small item focused food drive for those in need during the blessed month of Ramadan. May Allah (SWT) accept their efforts and allow all of us to reach the blessed month of Ramadan.…

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CPSA Hosts a Successful 2019 Open House!

Alhamdulillah, by the Grace of Allah (SWT), we were able to host a successful 2019 Open House for perspective parents considering CPSA as the school for their children. We had a beautiful Qur’anic reciation by our dear Shaykh Rizwan, followed by a presentation by our School Principal Dr. Taher. We even had a parent’s perspective…

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CPSA Wins 1st Place at MIST 2019!

Alhamdulillah we are delighted to announce that CPSA, for the sixth year in a row, won 1st place at MIST Chicago! MIST stands for the Muslim Interscholastic Tournament. MIST is a fun, educational, interactive program of competitions and workshops geared towards bringing high school students together from around the nation to develop leadership, communication, and…

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CPSA Students Visit Springfield For Illinois Muslim Action Day

Alhamdulillah, Our students at CPSA had the great opportunity to join community members, activists, and The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) for Illinois Muslim Action Day in Springfield, Illinois. Among the legislative agenda items CIOGC and the team addressed were helping protect immigrant minors who are being separated from their parents, providing…

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CPSA’s Mock Trial Team Students Recognized As Top In State! | IL State Bar Association Tournament

Alhamdulillah, CPSA’s Mock trial team competed at the Illinois State Bar Association state tournament in Springfield and did an amazing job MashaAllah! 3 Students were recognized as top in state: Best Attorney: Idrees Mohammed Best Witness: Maaria Firdous and Saurim Khan What at incredible honor and experience for our Mock Trial team! This is a…

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CPSA National Honor Society Induction | 2019

Alhamdulillah, This past month, we have had the great opportunity to induct 27 new members into the CPSA National Honor Society, totaling to 68 members, MashaAllah! This is truly a strong testament to the four pillars of the National Honor Society: Leadership, Academics, Service, and Character that our students demonstrate at CPSA. May Allah (SWT)…

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Idrees Mohammad | First Ever CPSA National Qualifier | National Speech and Debate Association

Alhamdulillah! We have great news for the entire community! Mubarak to Idrees Mohammed on being our first ever National Qualifier for the National Speech and Debate Association! He will be representing CPSA at Nationals in Dallas this June at the largest academic competition in the world! May Allah (SWT) reward him, his teachers, and our…

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CPSA Career Night 2019 | Educating Our Future Leaders

Alhamdulillah, This month, we have had the humbling opportunity to host Career Night for our High-School students. We had an array of professionals who are experts in their craft! We had a police officer, a physician, a journalist, entrepreneurs, consultants, marketers, an educator, and a cybersecurity specialist! Each presenter had the opportunity to present their…

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CPSA For Myanmar | Student Led Campaign | Today’s Children, Tomorrow’s Hope

MashaAllah, We are humbled to announce our dear students at CPSA have launched an initiative for the oprhans in Myanmar, entitled: “CPSA for Myanmar” From the students themselves: “Previously this year, one of our classmates had the opportunity to visit Cox Bazaar, a small town in Bangladesh close to the Myanmar-Bangladesh border. Along with her…

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