If you think your family might not be able to pay for the full cost of attending Granada Islamic School, we encourage you to apply for tuition assistance. Students applying for admission may submit their applications for tuition assistance as early as September 1, 2021. 

Tuition Assistance At GIS

Granada Islamic School has a tuition assistance programs for students in grades K-10. Both zakat and non-zakat funds are available. This program uses an online application process through School and Student Services (SSS), a program by the National Association of Independent Schools. The cost to apply is $ 55 (this fee is waived for the neediest families).


To begin your financial aid application and complete the SSS’s Parents’ Financial Statement (PFS), CLICK HERE.

Please click here for the ZAKAT ELIGIBILITY FORM and IRS Form 4506-T which you will need to include with your application.​


We will communicate our financial aid decision to you. We use the information from the PFS as a starting point but also consider our school policy, practices, and available budget.


Privately funded Basic Fund Scholarships for new students in Grades PK-8

If you have at least one student attending a private school in grades PK-8 for the first time and meet residence and income eligibility requirements, you may qualify for up to $ 2,000 per year per student in Basic Fund scholarships for each of your children (in addition to financial aid). Granada Islamic School is a registered school for participation in Basic Fund Scholarships. The Basic Fund is a privately funded program dedicated to helping low-income families afford the cost of tuition ar private schools. For eligibility and on-line application information, go to

Contact us for more information on tuition and tuition assistance programs.


Admissions Applicants: January 7, 2022
Current Students: February 22, 2022

Questions about tuition assistance? Contact Sadia Wasti, (408) 980-1161