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ICOM Students & the GAT: The Age Article

Alongside the anticipated return to on-site attendance for all of our students, this week our Year 12s attended the College to sit the GAT test, a state-wide test that all VCE students who are enrolled in Unit 3 & 4 subjects are required to complete.

New ICOM Science Lab

The College has recently completed works on a brand new Science Laboratory, transforming this space into a state of the art Science Lab to better facilitate our students needs when it comes to all things Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Primary STEM Week Experiments

During ICOM’s 2021 STEM Week, all of our Primary year levels had a science experiment video made for them to watch, learn and enjoy during their remote learning period.

Welcome to Secondary STEM Week

Our Secondary STEM teachers along with Dr Abdul and Mr Koubar introduce our Secondary STEM Week for 2021! Students from both Primary and Secondary will be participating in virtual events as part of our Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics week.

ICOM Live Khutbah Series

Join us today and next Friday for our ICOM Live Khutbah series. Zoom links will be sent to parents via Parent Portal and to Secondary Students via email.

ICOM Talks Podcast #2: Hamza Balali & Khulud Qureshi

Amir Hussien and Basma Alo, our 2021 Secondary College Captains discuss how they’ve integrated ICOM’s core values into their 2021 covid-19 lockdown, how they’ve been impacted by this situation and what positives they’ve taken from their experiences.

2021 Primary Hajj Week

Monday, 26th of July marked the beginning of Hajj Week here at ICOM. Throughout Hajj Week we had many activities planned for our students. Our Primary Students were given the opportunity to be involved in a practise tawaf that was made around our replica Kaaba, circling the Kaaba counter-clockwise 7 times.

2021 Secondary Hajj Week

ICOM College Principal, Dr Abdul Kamareddine along with our Secondary Sheikh Abdulshaheed Drew and Secondary Quran and Islamic Studies Coordinator Mr Mohammad Hijazi welcome us to Hajj Week @ ICOM for 2021.

ICOM Talks Podcast #1: Amir Hussien & Basma Alo

Amir Hussien and Basma Alo, our 2021 Secondary College Captains discuss how they’ve integrated ICOM’s core values into their 2021 covid-19 lockdown, how they’ve been impacted by this situation and what positives they’ve taken from their experiences.

2021 Primary Character Day

On Thursday, 24th of June to mark the conclusion of Literacy Week and the final day of student attendance for Term 2, our Primary students gathered to participate in one of the most anticipated events of the year, Character Day.

Foundation Bookmark Colouring

On Wednesday, 23rd of June as part of ICOM’s Primary Literacy Week activities many of our Foundation students took part in a bookmark colouring-in competition which they all whole heartedly enjoyed.

2021 Primary Literacy Week

On Monday, 21st of June we kicked off Primary Literacy week at ICOM with a number of extra activities for our Primary students with Lunch-time story telling taking place in the Foundation area while competitions, quizzes and games were being held in our brand new library club rooms.

Secondary Macbeth Incursion

On Wednesday, 16th of June members of the Eagle’s Nest Theatre performed an abridged version of William Shakespeare’s play ‘Macbeth’ to our Year 9 English students followed by a workshop run by the performers, discussing key ideas, themes, and characterisation present in the play.

Secondary Girls Interschool Football

On Friday, 21st of May our Junior Secondary Girls Interschool Football team were engaged in fierce competition. They faced a strong team of girls from The Grange Secondary College and finished the match with even scores, after both teams went into a 10 minute overtime the ICOM girls ended up losing by only 1 point.

Secondary Debating Update

On Tuesday, 25th May our Senior Secondary students Huzaifa Qidwai and Maryam Al-Gburi attended the Plain English Speaking Award State Heats at Suzanne Cory High School.

Foundation Foost Incursion

On Wednesday, 26th of May our Foundation students participated in an incursion with the team from Foost where they learnt all about healthy eating. This incursion allowed Foundation students to try new foods and encouraged all involved to eat adventurously.

2021 Eid Festival

On Friday the 21st of May we were absolutely thrilled to be able to host one of the College’s most anticipated annual events, the ICOM Eid Festival, for both Primary and Secondary students.

Debating Results: Round 2 & 3

Our Secondary Debating teams have had a busy Term 2 with Rounds 2 and 3 of Interschool Debating taking place recently, and as always, our debaters did exceptionally well in representing the College.

ICOM Insider, Issue 3, 2021.

The third ICOM Newsletter for 2021, our Ramadan edition, has just been released and is brimming with Term 2 activities and news, full of articles, photos and important information for parents & students.

Eid Mubarak from ICOM

From everyone at Islamic College of Melbourne, we wish you Eid Mubarak! The blessed day of Eid is a day of celebration, joy and showing gratitude for all that Allah SWT has given us in our lives. May Allah SWT bless you and your family with strength & good faith, grant all of your prayers and fulfil all of your desires. May he accept your fasting and worship efforts this Ramadan.

Senior Secondary Interschool Football

All the best to our ICOM Interschool Senior Secondary Football team who are following the lead of our Junior Secondary Interschool Football team this week and competing in Interschool sports today. The Senior Secondary boys have a lot of experience behind them but will no doubt be facing strong competition.

Secondary Interschool Football Results

Amazing results from our Secondary Interschool Boys Football team, they are the 2021 overall winners of the Wyndham Cup for AFL and will now progress through to the regional finals in week 10. Our most valuable players on the day were Koda Hawli, Ibrahim Abou-Zeid & Youssof ElHawli. Hard work pays off, well done boys and good luck heading into the regional finals!

Secondary Interschool Football

Good luck to our ICOM Interschool Secondary Football team who are out competing today against others schools in the area. We hope the boys strive to do their absolute best while encouraging their teammates to do the same.

Ramadan Art Club

Throughout the holy month of Ramadan the artistic talents of our students are always on full display. Led by our Secondary Visual Art & Design Teacher, Ms Mihaela Ranga, the Recess Ramadan Art Club has given our Secondary students a new outlet to express themselves during this time of heightened devotion and worship. The purpose of this activity is to celebrate and honour the holy month of Ramadan through the expression of art, allowing students to be fuelled by their creativity while fasting.

Ramadan Man 2021

On Tuesday the 20th of April our Primary students were welcomed back to school by Ramadan Man to mark their first day of Ramadan with us for 2021. Ramadan Man visited all of our Primary classrooms throughout the morning, delivering a very special gift for all students which they could take home and enjoy after breaking their daily fast. Our students were overjoyed to have Ramadan Man with them in their classrooms, they were extremely grateful to have received such a sweet reward.

Welcome Ramadan Assembly

As both Primary & Secondary students started Term 2 today, we would like to wish all parents, staff and students Ramadan Mubarak, we hope you all have a blessed and happy Ramadan this year! To commence our Ramadan events this morning our Primary staff & students held a Ramadan Assembly where students made Quran recitations, performed and spoke about the meaning of Ramadan all while motivating each other through the challenges of this holy month.

Primary Multicultural Day Parade

On Wednesday the 31st of March we celebrated Multicultural Day here at ICOM with activities taking place all across the college. The highlight of the day for our Primary students was our Multicultural Day Parade being held in the ICOM Gymnasium. We focused on 7 countries this year, Bangladesh, Somalia, Indonesia, Pakistan, India, Lebanon and Palestine.

ICOM Insider, Issue 2, 2021.

The second ICOM Newsletter for 2021 has just been released and is over-flowing with Term 1 activities and news, full of articles, photos and important information for parents & students.
WRAPPING UP A SUCCESSFUL TERM 1: Year 6 Canberra Camp, Primary & Secondary Athletics Carnivals, Teddy Bear’s Picnic, Radical Reptiles incursion any much more! View Issue 2 here.

IVET Excellence Award 2021

On Wednesday the 10th of March, Haijer Dennaoui one of ICOM’s Year 12 VET students was awarded the IVET Excellence Award to recognize her incredible efforts during her VCE VET Sport and Recreation studies in 2020.
Haijer displayed an enormous amount of enthusiasm and a keen interest in the subject area, consistently working hard to achieve her personal best. The Excellence Award is an external state-wide award, which gives a large amount of recognition to Haijer! Well done on being nominated by Ms Layal and ultimately winning the award along with a $500 prize.

Primary Interschool Cricket

Our Primary Interschool Sports cricket teams were competing last week and achieved spectacular results. Both of our teams made the finals on the day with the ICOM girls finishing in 1st place overall.
Congratulations to all of our ICOM cricketers who competed on the day, we look forward to seeing you all put to the test again in the future.

Primary Interschool Basketball

Both our male and female Primary Interschool Sports basketball teams were out and about last Wednesday as they took on some fierce competition.
All of the students who took part put their best foot forward,
displaying brilliant skills while being humble and well mannered in both victory and defeat.

Year 6 Canberra Camp 2021

This term our Year 6 cohort embarked on their annual Canberra Camp. Excitement and nerves were in the air as the bus was loaded up early on Monday the 1st of March to make the 8 hour journey interstate to Canberra.

Secondary Debating Term 1

On Wednesday the 10th of March the first round of debating for our Secondary Debating Teams took place at Williamstown High School. Islamic College of Melbourne had 10 teams compete over 4 divisions and managed to come home winning 3 debates. A special mention to Layal El Rifai and Razan Kamareddine who both won best speaker in their respective debates despite being on the losing team. Well done to them and all who took part.

Secondary Athletics 2021

Recently our Secondary SAP & Secondary SRC students took part in the High Resolves Social Progress incursion.
While being immersed in an energetic simulation of how countries deal with issues such as global warming, students were able to take on roles that involved negotiation, leadership and developing strategies to form collective action on important international social, economic and political issues.

High Resolves Social Progress Incursion

Recently our Secondary SAP & Secondary SRC students took part in the High Resolves Social Progress incursion.
While being immersed in an energetic simulation of how countries deal with issues such as global warming, students were able to take on roles that involved negotiation, leadership and developing strategies to form collective action on important international social, economic and political issues.

Secondary Quran Competition 2021

The 2021 Islamic College of Melbourne Secondary Quran Competition is fast approaching. An educational competition which aims to enhance our student’s connection with the Holy Quran.

Primary Quran Competition 2021

The 2021 Islamic College of Melbourne Primary Quran Competition is fast approaching. An educational competition which aims to enhance our student’s connection with the Holy Quran.

Teddy Bear’s Picnic

On Wednesday the 10th of March our Foundation students participated in an engaging & educational themed day as they embarked upon their very first teddy bear’s picnic! The Foundation students were all invited to bring their favourite teddy bear or soft toy to school with them as they took part in a day packed full of activities focused around teddy bears and involving their toys in the fun.

During literacy and numeracy classes our Foundation students were excited to find the theme of the day was present here too, other activities included teddy bear counting, making their very own teddy bear apron, designing teddy bear head bands to wear for the day, teddy bear sorting and having teddy bear biscuits with chocolate milk for a snack and of course, fairy bread as a treat during lunch time.

Interschool Futsal Results

Last week during the Secondary Interschool Sports carnival the ICOM girls Futsal team defeated AIA placing first overall and bringing the cup, scoring 4 goals to 1. The matches were competitive but in the end our girls prevailed, closing out the day impressively with Ayah Kaddour receiving the golden boot award for scoring an incredible 18 goals over 4 games.

Our Secondary boys Futsal team also did incredibly well on the day, finishing in second place overall. Well done to all of our Secondary students who competed last week, your sporting achievements reflect your drive, focus and discipline.

Interschool Basketball Winners

Congratulations to both of our Secondary Interschool Basketball teams who, as expected, performed exceptionally well this week!

Our Secondary girls Interschool Basketball team (Mariam Taha, Reehana Ibrahim, Razan Kamaredin, Anam Ali, Ayan Ali, Admira Ali, Yasmine Al Nachar, Khadra El Hawli & Jilnar El Bob) placed 1st overall defeating AIA in the grand final, 24-2 while the Secondary boys Interschool Basketball team (Aniq Arizan, Imran Hussein, Mohammad Chaolk, Talal Al Hawli, Sharif Hika, Noah El Houli, Mahmoud Chehade, Daniyal Rafaqat, Rafat El Houli & Zane Taleb) placed 2nd overall.

ISSAV Interschool Basketball

We wish our Secondary Interschool Sports Basketball teams all the very best today as they head off into competition. We expect great results from all of our Interschool sports teams competing this week as they always deliver an extremely high level of skill and professionalism during the course of this special week.

Primary Wellbeing: Make your boat float

On Tuesday the 2nd of March our Primary Wellbeing Team put on an interactive stall for our Primary students, setting the task of creating a boat out of only paper.

2021 Primary SRC Presentation

Congratulations to our Primary SRC team for 2021, a strong group of passionate and energetic young leaders with incredibly bright futures ahead of them.

2021 Secondary Information Night

We recently held our annual Secondary Information Night for all Secondary parents. This yearly event is important on many levels, but none more so than providing our valued ICOM parents the opportunity to interact with and get to know their children’s teachers in an informal setting.

2021 Secondary SRC Presentation

Presenting our 2021 Secondary Student Representative Council comprising of Class Vice Captains & Class Captains, House Captains and College Vice Captains & College Captains!
Congratulations to you all, may you lead with pride and strive for greatness in everything you do.

World Hijab Day 2021

On Friday the 5th of February we celebrated World Hijab Day here at ICOM!

Welcome Back Primary Students

Islamic College of Melbourne would like to welcome back our Primary students for 2021 with our Year 1–6 students commencing on Wednesday the 27th of January and our brand new Foundation students starting their journey with us on Thursday the 28th of January.

2020 سال 6 گریجویشن

The 2020 ICOM Year 6 Graduation Ceremony took place on the 27th of November giving our Year 6 students a final opportunity to reflect on their primary school years and reminisce with their teachers and classmates.

2020 سیکنڈری ایوارڈ نائٹ

ہمارے سال کے اختتام کے ایک حصے کے طور پر ، کالج نے ہمارے سالانہ سیکنڈری اسکول ایوارڈز تقریب کا اہتمام کیا جس میں 2020 میں حاصل ہونے والے ہمارے ثانوی طلباء کے کارناموں کی یاد دلانے اور ان کا جشن منانا تھا۔

2020 سال 12 گریجویشن

اسلامی کالج آف میلبورن فخر کے ساتھ ہمارے 2020 کے 12 گریجویٹس پیش کررہے ہیں!

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