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|Al Madina School of Richmond|
Midlothian, VA, Virginia
|Motto||Enriching Minds, Enlightening Hearts|
|Grades||Pre-K - 12|
|Campus size||20 acres|
Al Madina School of Richmond is a private school in Chesterfield County, Virginia, established in 1998. It is the only Islamic school in the Richmond area.
Chesterfield County is a county located just south of Richmond in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The county's borders are primarily defined by the James River to the north and the Appomattox River to the south. Its county seat is Chesterfield Court House.
The school offers Montessori for Pre-K, a standard curriculum through the twelfth grade, Qur'anic studies, Arabic as a foreign language, and Islamic studies. It offers an associate degree in a dual degree program.
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George Manoli Loupassi is an American politician of the Republican Party. From 2008 to 2018, he was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. He represented the 68th district, made up of parts of the city of Richmond and Chesterfield County.
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Earlham School of Religion (ESR), a graduate division of Earlham College, located in Richmond, Indiana, is the oldest graduate seminary associated with the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). ESR's Mission Statement is as follows: "Rooted in the Christian Quaker tradition of contemplation that inspires action, Earlham School of Religion prepares theologically diverse students for a pluralistic world. Our curriculum unites spiritual formation, academic study, social engagement, and vital ministry."
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