Some of the Islamic Poetry and Ramadan Story writers now:


Hadeer Soliman graduated from the University of California, Irvine and majored in Public Health Science and Spanish. She was an active member of the Muslim student organization and a member of the Campuswide Honors Program. She plans to go to graduate school to eventually be able to benefit the community through health communication and education. She still loves writing in her free time and is an active member of the Muslim community in Southern California.


Janna Soliman graduated from Northwood High School in Irvine, CA. She is active with the Muslim Student Association and the youth group within the Muslim community.

Hakim Kebir graduated from the University of California, Irvine. He was a Biology major student and enjoys basketball and volunteering in his free time. He aspires to be a doctor and hopes to be able to benefit Muslim youth with his work.
Hakim in 2nd grade making a Duaa.
Practicing broadcast journalism.
Costume parties.
Hadeer receiving Student of the Month.
Thanksgiving plays.
Fun field trips.
Hakim and Siraj watching a science experiment.
More presentations.
Dr. Ahmed Zewail teaching New Horizon students about his discovery at the California Institute of Technology.
Hirra at a Eid carnival.
Quran presentation.
Hadeer, Siraj, and Janna with their mom, Sahar, at the school.
Learning musical instruments.

Rezwan Kabir graduated with a Civil Engineering degree from the University of California, Irvine. He was an active member of and helps coordinate events for the Campuswide Honors Student Council and the Muslim student organization. He plans on going on to graduate school to pursue a Master's in Structural Engineering. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies, playing videogames, and hanging out with his friends. He considers Islam to be a fundamental part of his life as he continues his ongoing goal to learn about Islam and better himself as a Muslim.

The writers in the past
at New Horizon School,
Los Angeles:

It takes a village to raise a child!
Take a look at the environment and experiences their school gave them to make them into who they are today.

Hadeer giving a fundraiser presentation.
Hirra in 2nd grade after prayer.
Hakim hanging out at the playground.
Art projects.
Graduation ceremony from Kindergarten.
More plays.
Science fair.
Students & parents with
Dr. Ahmad Zewail in front of the California Institute of Technology.
Hadeer in a school presentation.
Teaching science in fun, creative ways.
Hadeer giving a presentation about Egypt.


Siraj Soliman attended the University of California, Riverside. He was a Business Administration major and is interested in Accounting. He is a New Horizon School, Los Angeles alumni, he is a member of the Muslim community in Southern California and enjoys spending time with his friends and hopes to benefit the Muslim community.


Sufian Hussaini graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles. He was a History major with an Accounting minor. He aspires to be an investment banker and an exemplary Muslim.

Hirra Shahid currently lives in Los Angeles, CA. She studied economics at the University of Southern California. Hirra plans to attend business school in the future. In her free time, she enjoys reading and traveling.
Hadeer graduating from Kindergarten.
Singing performances.
Picnics.
Hakim and Hirra during arts class.
Rezwan performing his prayers.
Carnivals.
Hakim and his family on campus.
Field trip to a mosque in Culver City.
Exciting field trips.
More field trips.
Learning about insects with a live tarantula.
More student presentations.