Dear Parents and Guardians,
 
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. On October 7th, Harmony Science Academy goes BLUE, as we work together to stop bullying and cyber-bullying. Please join us as we Stomp Out Bullying by wearing a blue shirt. Students are allowed to wear a blue shirt and regular school pants.
 
Help us change the culture!

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Parents,

Below is the list for our upcoming events. We hope to see you there!

Donuts with Dads

Please join us for an Arctic Morning Adventure of “Donuts with Dads” on Tuesday, October 1st from 7:15 am – 7:45 am. Enjoy breakfast with your child and visit the book fair.

Lunch with Loved Ones

October 2nd is Lunch with Loved Ones. Students have an opportunity to invite their loved ones to join them for lunch during their lunchtime. Don’t forget to stop by our Arctic Adventure Book Fair and purchase a good book of your student’s choice. Please see the lunch schedule below.

Kindergarten        10:15 – 10:40 am

First Grade        10:40 – 11:05 am

Second Grade    11:10 – 11:35 am

Third Grade        11:30 – 11:55 am

Fourth Grade        12:00 – 12:25 pm

Fifth Grade        12:20 – 12:45 pm

Muffins with Moms

Please join us for Muffins with Moms on Thursday, October 3rd from 7:15 am – 7:45 am.

Math and Science Night

Come and explore the wonders of Math and Science with your children and enjoy an exciting evening of hands-on learning activities K-5th.  Math and Science Night will be held October 3rd from 5:00 – 6:00 pm.

 Goodies for Grandparents

Come and enjoy “Goodies for Grandparents” on Friday, October 4th from 7:15 – 7:45 am. We can’t wait to see all our grandparents yet again!

Holiday Toy Drive

In our efforts to spread some holiday cheer, Harmony Science Academy Sugar Land is partnering with Child’s Advocates to host a toy drive that will benefit foster children. Child Advocates of Fort Bend is a nonprofit agency whose mission is to provide a voice, heal the hurt and break the cycle of abuse and neglect for all children in Fort Bend County.

Please drop off your donations at the front office between October 2nd to November 22nd.  By giving just a little, we can bring so much joy to those less fortunate.

Items Needed:

They are currently low on items for teenagers: earbuds, blank journals, adult coloring books, colored pencils, nail polish, baseball caps, footballs, basketballs, soccer balls, bath bombs, lotion, etc.

To learn more about Child’s Advocate, please click on the link below.

https://www.cafb.org/

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Sugar Land Academy Parents,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land will be dismissing students at 12:30 pm TOMORROW September 25th due to parent/teacher conference day. Conferences will be held from 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm. It is highly recommended that you schedule an appointment with your child’s teacher if you haven’t already done so. Please note, conferences are intended for no more than 10-15 min long in an effort to accommodate all of our parents.

Thank you for your cooperation in that manner.

Book Fair Reminder​​​​​​​

Harmony Science Academy-SL Scholastic Book Fair begins September 26th. HSA-SL Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings kids the books they want to read. We’ll receive a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level, and all purchases benefit our school!

Reading for pleasure inside and outside of school has real and long-lasting benefits. Please come to our book fair and help shape your child’s reading habits.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the book fair!

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

 

Dear Parents,

Click on the link below to access the Lunch Frequently Asked Questions document. If you have further questions or concerns, please contact our Lunch Clerk Ms. Villagomez at jvillagomez.org

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1WN-YJPSjity2Y4R68gnMSjCzilO1xlJo/view?usp=sharing

 

 

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Parents,

Due to inclement weather our after school clubs and tutorials are CANCELLED for today Tuesday, September 17th. We will continue to provide up-to-date information through School Messenger.​​​​​​​

For additional updates about the inclement weather and emergencies, we encourage you to actively monitor our school’s website, Facebook pages.

Please stay safe!

 

 

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Parents,

The National Elementary Honor Society will be accepting applications from September 10 to September 24. Applicants must meet the following requirements:

· 4th or 5th grade student
· Cumulative A average in all classes
· Leadership, Service, Citizenship, and Character must be demonstrated through activities, volunteering, and teacher evaluations
· Satisfactory conduct with no suspensions

For an application, please see Mrs. Atkinson (room 212) or Ms. Parks (room 204).

 

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

A blizzard of books is headed your way this fall!

Harmony Science Academy-SL Book Fair will open Saturday, September 28th – October 4th. This year’s theme is Arctic Adventure.
Come and support our school!

Dear Parents and Guardians,
 
In observance of parent/teacher conferences, students will be dismissed at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, September 25th. Our teachers will be available for conferences between 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm. Please contact your child’s teacher to schedule an appointment.

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Parents,

Come and explore the wonders of Math and Science with your children and enjoy an exciting evening of hands-on learning activities K-5th.

We hope to see you there!

 

 

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Parents,

 

We would like to inform you that after school tutorials and clubs will begin TODAY Monday, September 9th. Tutorials/Clubs will be from 3:00 pm-3:45 pm and second dismissal will be from 3:45 to 4:00 pm. 

Please note that  it is MANDATORY for your child to be in attendance for tutorials and that attendance will be taken during tutorials to ensure and verify participation.

Self-Defense (Monday) and Basketball (Tuesday & Wednesday) clubs will be held at the gym at 4:00 pm. Please contact them directly for further information.

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

 

 

Dear Kindergarten Parents,

If you signed up your child(ren) for an after school club and received a confirmation email from SchoolsBuddy you can stop by the front office to make a payment starting tomorrow Monday, September 9th through Friday, September 13th. If you have any questions, please reach out to Ms. Gil at shirley.gil@harmonytx.org.

After school clubs for Kindergarten students will start on Monday September 16th EXCEPT for Self-Defense and Basketball club. If you have any questions in regards to tutorials, reach out to Mrs. Osman our Dean of Academics at sosman@harmonytx.org.

Note: Tutorials take precedence over clubs, so we ask that you check with your child’s teachers to see if your student will be required to attend tutorials PRIOR to signing up for an after school club. If your child is invited to tutorials, they MUST attend, NO EXCEPTIONS. Please note that club fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and requests for club transfers will NOT be honored.

 

 

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Parents,

HSA SL is cordially inviting all of our grandparents Monday, September 9th to eat lunch with their grandchildren. Please follow the lunch schedule below. We hope to see you there!

Kindergarten 10:15 – 10:40 am
First Grade 10:40 – 11:05 am
Second Grade 11:10 – 11:35 am
Third Grade 11:30 – 11:55 am
Fourth Grade 12:00 – 12:25 pm
Fifth Grade 12:20 – 12:45 pm

 

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Dear Parents,

This is just a friendly reminder that TODAY Saturday, September 7th is the last day to make a payment for after school clubs. Our front office will be open today from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Note: Failure to make a payment will result in your child losing the spot in the club.

Also, Sugar Land MMA and Blitzkids are still accepting students from K-5. Registration for BBA Basketball club is now closed.

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1MNe76lHQWR4qmLj4dAmidQ4wiFJEod60/view?usp=sharing

Dear Parents,

We would like to inform you that after school tutorials will begin Monday September 9th. Tutorials will be from 3:00 pm-3:45 pm and second dismissal will be from 3:45 to 4:00 pm.  Letters have been sent home to inform parents if their child needs to attend reading and/or math tutorials. Please note that  it is MANDATORY for your child to be in attendance and that attendance will be taken during tutorials to ensure and verify participation.

 

After School Clubs Classroom Location  

This is just a friendly reminder, after school clubs will start Monday, September 9th, 2019. Students 3-5 enrolled in an after school club will report to the classroom assigned for the club chosen. Students K-2 enrolled in an after school club will be picked up by the club advisor from the gym.

If your student is enrolled in an after school club between 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm they will be waiting in the gym.

Please note, students waiting in the gym for their club advisor will be under supervision by a staff member until 5:00 pm at the latest. You must arrive on time to pick your student.

Please click on the link below to see  after school club classroom assignments.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tDtWlvbhUPtNnod2dsh5Zji2_imxImYWHFXN-_aEmg0/edit?usp=sharing

Dear Parents,

HSA SL is cordially inviting all of our grandparents Monday, September 9th to eat lunch with their grandchildren. Please follow the lunch schedule below. We hope to see you there!

Kindergarten 10:15 – 10:40 am
First Grade 10:40 – 11:05 am
Second Grade 11:10 – 11:35 am
Third Grade 11:30 – 11:55 am
Fourth Grade 12:00 – 12:25 pm
Fifth Grade 12:20 – 12:45 pm

Dear Parents,

Advancial Federal Credit Union will be on our campus September 10th accepting deposits during lunch time. Please make sure your child brings their deposit money in a sealed envelope labeled with the student name, homeroom teacher and grade level.

Note: Harmony Science Academy SL will not be responsible for any missing envelopes.

Thank you for allowing your child (ren) to increase their financial literacy at such an early age.

 

 

Sincerely,

Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land Administration, Faculty & Staff

Gifted and Talented Education Announcement

In accordance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented students, Harmony Science Academy-Sugar Land campus will begin taking nominations for Kindergarten and newly-enrolled students in grades K-5th for gifted and talented screening. Effective September 3, 2019, parents and teachers may nominate their student(s) for GT testing.

Our campus uses NWEA MAP as a pre-screening criterion for CogAT testing (GT Student handbook page 7). Students are eligible to be tested (CogAT) for the Gifted/Talented program (criterion varies for students enrolled in Special Programs) if the student’s percentile rank of any of the NWEA MAP scores in Reading, Math or Science is greater or equal to 80 (NWEA MAP score at the 80th percentile).

Any nominated ESL or SPED student will be tested regardless of their MAP score.

Nomination forms are available at the front office and on the school website. All nomination forms must be returned to the front office no later than Friday, September 27, 2019. No LATE nominations/forms will be accepted passed September 27th. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

GT Assessments will begin in October 2019. For more information about the screening and identification process, please contact the GT coordinator (Ms. Chandler) @ schandler@harmonytx.org.

Teacher Referral

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_UJx6J2nT4iRS23M4056CUCR2gWNNgvP/view?usp=sharing

Parent Referral

https://drive.google.com/file/d/14MLWqz99BJQV07nF9sw0NAlgGsPaojA2/view?usp=sharing

Dear GATE Parents,

GATE Welcome and Information Event will take place on September 12th, 2019 at the school cafeteria between 5:30-7:00 pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

Event: Gate Welcome and Information
When: September 12, 2019
Time: 5:30-7:00 pm
Where: HSA-SL Cafeteria

Dear Parents,

Please click on the link below to access the menu for breakfast and lunch for the month of September.

 

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1uY7hRx8JIfevsOl40-8VUN1FaUv8BG8S/view?usp=sharing

In accordance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented students, Harmony Science Academy-Sugar Land campus will begin taking nominations for Kindergarten and newly-enrolled students in grades K-5th for gifted and talented screening. Effective September 3, 2019, parents and teachers may nominate their student(s) for GT testing.

Our campus uses NWEA MAP as a pre-screening criterion for CogAT testing (GT Student handbook page 7). Students are eligible to be tested (CogAT) for the Gifted/Talented program (criterion varies for students enrolled in Special Programs) if the student’s percentile rank of any of the NWEA MAP scores in Reading, Math or Science is greater or equal to 80 (NWEA MAP score at the 80th percentile).

Any nominated ESL or SPED student will be tested regardless of their MAP score.

Nomination forms are available at the front office and on the school website. All nomination forms must be returned to the front office no later than Friday, September 27, 2019. No LATE nominations/forms will be accepted passed September 27th. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

GT Assessments will begin in October 2019. For more information about the screening and identification process, please contact the GT coordinator (Ms. Chandler) @ schandler@harmonytx.org.

Parent GT Referral Form in English

Parent GT Referral Form in Spanish