Dear Parents and Guardians,
Please click the link below to fill out our annual Parent Survey for the Campus Improvement Plan. If you would like to be a part of the Campus Improvement Plan (CIP) Committee, please contact our Federal Programs Coordinator Ms. Stewart at email@example.com.
All answers on the survey are completely confidential and will be used to help us plan improvements for the remainder of this school year and into the 2018-2019 school year.
You are Cordially Invited to Attend Harmony Science Academy – Sugar Land 2018-19 Campus Improvement Plan Meeting
March 21, 2018
Goal/Purpose: Review 2017-18 CIP and develop 2018-19 CIP
I. Purpose of CIP
II. Review Campus Comprehensive Needs Assessment (CNA)
III. Review of Data
IV. Areas for Improvement and Priorty of Needs
V. Review previous year’s CIP
VI. Revise and Develop Goals, Objectives and Strategies for the new CIP
VII. Comments, Q&A
Please click “Go To The Menu” to see the Breakfast & Lunch Menus For March 2018.
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Due to teacher professional development our school will be closed Monday, March 5, 2018. Classes resume Tuesday, March 6th. Please note, school starts at 7:50 am. Students must be dropped off no later than 7:45 am.
Please Join Us!
We are proud to announce and invite you and your family to join us for the annual language and culture competition final.
Students will perform in singing, poetry, and folk dance…
Annual Language & Culture Competition
Monday, March 5th 2018 | 1:00PM
Harmony Public Schools – Central Office
9321 W Sam Houston Pkwy S
Houston, TX 77099
In efforts to provide a better quality of education without students missing instructional time, please watch and share the following video!
We will be administering Mock STAAR tests on February 20-23, 2018 for all 2nd – 6th grade students. During Mock STAAR, we do our best to replicate the testing situation for the students.
By working together, we can make your child testing experience positive and successful. Please help by make sure your child gets a good night’s rest, make sure he/she eats a healthy breakfast, and arrive to school on time. Most importantly, gently encourage your child to take the test seriously and to do their absolute best.
- Visitors are NOT allowed on campus
- Students may bring a small snack and drink to eat during testing
- Please refrain from placing notes and pens/pencils in packed lunches
Harmony Science Academy Sugar Land is sharing this information about the district and your child’s campus with you as part of its obligations under the federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB).
Federal Report Cards for the state, the district, and each of the district’s campuses are now available on the district’s website at this link: https://new.harmonytx.org/academics.php or are also available on the Texas Education Agency’s website at: https://tea.texas.gov/Finance_and_Grants/Grants/Federal_Report_Card/.
Information on these report cards includes:
Part I: Percent Tested and Student Achievement by Proficiency Level – Provides the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR) performance results and participation for each subject area and grade level tested.
Participation reports also include reports of the participation of Children with Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) by assessment type.
Part II: Student Achievement and State Academic Annual Measurable Objectives (AMOs) – Provides the AMO outcomes and data table of STAAR performance results for each subject area tested in the accountability subset. This section also includes participation rates on STAAR for reading/English and mathematics, use of alternative assessments, plus four-year and five-year graduation rates.
Part III: Priority and Focus Schools – Priority schools are the lowest 5% of Title I served campuses based on performance in reading and mathematics and graduation rates. Focus schools are 10% of Title I served campuses, not already identified as priority schools, that have the widest gaps between student group performance and safeguard targets.
Part IV: Teacher Quality Data – Provides information on teacher quality in three parts.
Part A – Percent of Teachers by Highest Degree Held – Professional qualifications of all public elementary and secondary teachers in the Texas.
Part B and C – Teachers with Emergency/Provisional Credentials, Low Poverty/High Poverty Summary Reports – Percentage of all public elementary and secondary school teachers teaching with emergency or provisional credentials, disaggregated by high-poverty compared to low-poverty schools.
Part V: Graduates Enrolled in Texas Institution of Higher Education (IHE) – Provides the percentage of students who enroll and begin instruction at an institution of higher education in Texas during the school year (fall or spring semester) following high school graduation.
Part VI: Statewide National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Results – Provides most recent NAEP results for Texas showing reading and mathematics performance results and participation rates, disaggregated by student group.
If you have difficulty accessing the information from the website, hard copies of the reports are available at the district or campus office.
PTO will be selling valentine grams from February 9-14th at the school cafeteria. Volunteers are needed to sell and distribute the valentine grams, please go to the link below and sign up today. All volunteers must first sign up at VOLY.
On February 16, 2018 we will be celebrating prominent African Americans in history with our annual Black History Parade. We invite all parents to join us at 8:30am in front of the school to enjoy the parade and hard work of the students and teachers.
Don’t miss out on ordering your HSA-SL 2017-2018 yearbook. All yearbooks will be hardcover with full color photo pages, including an autograph page for friends and teachers to sign. All orders will be completed online using the following link: www.inter-state.com/yearbook. Enter our school code: 27227S.
For a limited time yearbooks will be on sale for $35.00. After February 14, 2018 the price will increase to $40.00.
For an added bonus – if you would like to purchase the 2016-2017 yearbook we still have a few available. 2016-2017 yearbooks may be purchased for $10.00 with proof of purchase of the 2017-2018 yearbook.
Please be aware that this Thursday, Feb 8th, we will be holding parent teacher conferences between 1:30-5:30. In observance of parent teacher conferences, we will have early dismissal at 12:30. Please make the necessary accommodations for your child to be picked up. All after school clubs and tutorials will be cancelled. Zenith will be operating at their normal hours.
Thank you for taking the School Quality Survey. Everyone has a voice in Harmony Public Schools’ ongoing pursuit of educational excellence, and I am asking for candid feedback about your child’s campus. We want to hear your thoughts on critical issues, including academics, student support, parent engagement, diversity, school operations, and the accessibility of school leaders.
Note: This link will only work once; please don’t forward it to another person. If you know someone who would be interested in taking the survey, please ask them to email SouthwestRegion@k12insight.com for a survey link.
This survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Your answers are strictly confidential, so please answer honestly. Reports will share only the overall results and will not identify individuals. No one in the district will know if you participated unless you identify yourself in the open-ended comments.
Engaging in ongoing, two-way dialogue is critical to providing your children with the best possible education. After the survey closes, we will share the findings and the steps we’re taking as a result of your feedback.
Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts.
Todos los padres tienen una voz en la búsqueda continua de la excelencia de sus hijos en las escuelas de Harmony, y hoy les pedimos que brinden su opinión sincera sobre la escuela de su hijo(a). Queremos conocer sus opiniones en cuanto a aspectos críticos, como la preparación académica, el apoyo al alumno, la participación de los padres, la diversidad, las operaciones de la escuela y la accesibilidad a los líderes de la escuela.
Take the survey/Tome la encuesta
Nota: Este enlace solo funcionará una vez; no se lo envíe a otra persona. Si conoce a alguien que quiera tomar la encuesta, dígales que envíen un correo electrónico a SouthwestRegion@k12insight.com para recibir un enlace de la encuesta.
Podrá completar esta encuesta en aproximadamente 10 minutos. Todas las respuestas son estrictamente confidenciales, así que no dude en responder con sinceridad. Ya que sólo compartiremos los resultados generales, los informes no identificarán a ningún individuo. Nadie en el distrito sabrá si usted participó menos que usted se identifique en los comentarios.
Participar en un diálogo continuo y bidireccional es fundamental a medida que trabajamos juntos para brindar a nuestros alumnos la mejor educación posible. Después de que la encuesta se cierre, compartiremos los resultados y qué cambios específicos pueden anticipar como resultado de sus opiniones.
Gracias por tomar tiempo para compartir su opinión.
Harmony Science Academy PTO would like to invite you to the PTO meeting on Thursday 01 February 2018 between 4:30 pm and 5:30 PM at Harmony Science Academy Sugar Land Cafeteria. Here is the high level Agenda for the meeting
- PTO Overview and Introductions.
- Operations and Financial health.
- Upcoming events and Initiatives.
- Seek volunteers for Open positions within PTO and for upcoming events.
- Parents Involvement including questions and feedback.
- Last but not least we will be giving out Gift cards to 4 lucky winners through raffle draw.
We will be serving pizzas and some light refreshments.
We hope to see you all there!
Please RSVP Here: http://evite.me/C7wXymSAhZ
For latest information visit
PTO Site: http://hsapto.org
A change has been made to the Instructional Calendar because of the inclement weather that caused HSA Sugar Land to lose 2 instructional days on January 16th and 17th.
Currently, Monday, February 19 is designated as an inclement weather day, and therefore this day will now be used for a day of learning, as we are committed and dedicated to helping our students learn and grow to the best of their abilities by providing high quality instruction.
Additionally, in order to comply with state law, HSA Sugar Land school day has been extended by five minutes as of January 30 until the end of the year. Now our school day will be from 7:50 am to 3:05 pm. As a friendly reminder, please ensure that your student(s) are in the building no later than 7:45 am and is picked up promptly for dismissal at 3:05 pm.
As always, we thank you for your cooperation and we appreciate your understanding and support.
HSA SL Administration