IOK INDOOR & Outdoor Premises

Re-Opening Guidelines

Public Announcement: Please be advised that due to COVID-19 the IOK indoor premises will continue to remain closed to the public until further notice — excluding the prayer times and programs mentioned below:

As of April 9th 2021: IOK will be open in LIMITED CAPACITY allowing ALL prayers to be held on premises daily. Fajr, Maghrib, Isha and Jumuah & Taraweeh will be in the Main Hall, Dhuhr and Asr in the Side Room 105. Registration will NOT be required.

To view daily congregation prayer times at IOK, Ramadan programs and our 2021 Ramadan Calendar, click here.

For your safety and others, we also kindly request you read and follow the guidelines below.

1. Everyone entering IOK premises MUST wear a mask.

2. Attendees are required to bring their own prayer rugs. Please use the marked spaces to ensure physical distancing.

3. All attendees, staff, and volunteers will be screened for Covid-19 symptoms upon arrival.

4. Physical Distancing is required of all attendees. Please maintain at least 6 ft distance from others and do not crowd or gather before or after prayer.

5. Please perform your Wudhu at home before coming for prayer. Restrooms will not be available.

6. Children 8 and under, seniors 65 and above without vaccination will not be allowed to attend at this stage.

7. Please do not greet each other physically (No shaking hands or hugs).

8. Please pray your Sunnah prayers at home. Only Fard prayers will be held at IOK premises.

9. All IOK lectures and classes will be streamed with no on-site attendance.

Re-opening Liability

The Institute of Knowledge (IOK) has put precautions in place to reduce the spread of COVID-19; however, IOK cannot guarantee that you or your family, will not become exposed to or infected with COVID-19. Because many infected individuals appear to be asymptomatic, attending activities at IOK could increase your and your family’s risk of contracting COVID-19.

By entering the premises, you agree and acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk that you and your family may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19. You also acknowledge that by attending IOK, such exposure or infection may result in personal injury, illness, disability, or death. You understand that the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 at IOK may result from the actions, omissions, or negligence of yourself and others, including, but not limited to, IOK employees, contractors, volunteers, members, and participants and their families. You voluntarily agree to assume all of the foregoing risks and accept sole responsibility for any injury to you and your family (including without limitation personal injury, disability, and death), illness, damage, loss, claim, liability, or expense of any kind that you or your family may experience or incur in connection with your attendance at IOK (“Claims”). On your behalf, and on behalf of your children, you hereby release, covenant not to sue, discharge, and hold harmless IOK, its employees, agents, and representatives, of and from the Claims, including all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs or expenses of any kind arising out of or relating thereto. You understand and agree that this release includes any Claims based on the actions, omissions, or negligence of IOK, its employees, agents, and representatives, whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during, or after participation in any program.

IOK School

California Covid-19 School Guidelines

Per the latest guidance from the State of California, please read the following documents for the IOK COVID Protection Plan (CPP) and IOK School COVID Guidance Checklist. Download the documents by clicking the buttons below.

Preview of CA Covid-19 Docs

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ALL PROGRAMS

The Institute of Knowledge commits to offer all types of high quality programming that brings Islamic education and spiritual experiences to all. Find quick links to the programs you are looking for below or click here to learn more about IOK’s robust programing.

Full-Time School

A WASC accredited Islamic Leadership and College Preparatory School (TK-10th grade)

CHESS

Center for Counseling, Higher Education and Spiritual Support

Travel

Embark On Your Sacred Journey with IOK

IQRA

Online individualized Islamic, Quran recitation and Arabic language instruction

Hifdh Al-Quran

Memorization of the Noble Quran for males and females

Saturday & Sunday School

Weekend programs centered around personal and spiritual growth (KG to 8th grade)

Full-Time School

A WASC accredited Islamic Leadership and College Preparatory School (TK-10th grade)

CHESS

Center for Counseling, Higher Education and Spiritual Support

Travel

Embark On Your Sacred Journey with IOK

IQRA

Online individualized Islamic, Quran recitation and Arabic language instruction

Hifdh Al-Quran

Memorization of the Noble Quran for males and females

Saturday & Sunday School

Weekend programs centered around personal and spiritual growth (KG to 8th grade)