Dear Prospective Parents,

 

In the next three weeks, we are hosting three Open House opportunities, and we cordially invite all prospective students and families to tour our campus and learn more about Harmony Public Schools.

 

 

Join us on:

January 31st   begins at 5:00 PM and ends at 6:30 PM

February 9th begins at 11:00 AM and ends at 12:30 PM 

 

These events are designed for students and families who are currently NOT enrolled for this current 2018-2019 school year When you arrive, we will have a short presentation for parents, followed by a tour of our campus. In order to enjoy the full experience, please make sure to arrive on time.

 

Please note that:

  1. On January 31st from 5:00 to 7:00, we are also hosting the Curriculum Night for our current students and their families.  We are providing educational games and workshops for participants to enjoy.  You are welcome to join us after the Open House presentation.
  2. The enrollment lottery date is February 21st, 2019 at 6:00 PM at Harmony Public Schools Central Office which is located at 9321 W. Sam Houston Pkwy S. Houston, TX. 77099.

 

To contact us:

Address: 9115 Kirby Dr.  Houston, TX 77054.

Phone: 832-433-7001

Fax: 832-433-7083

 

We look forward to seeing you at the Open House,

 

Atila Akyurek,
Principal | Harmony School of Fine Arts & Technology
www.hsart.org

Dear Parents and Guardians,

We will have STAAR Field Test for 7th grade writing will be held on February 14th.

What is Field test?
  • It helps to evaluate the quality, difficulty and fairness of questions
  • Builds high-quality tests for future years
  • Field-test data are critical to the state’s ability to build high-quality assessments.

Sincerely,

HSART Administration

 

 

Make sure your voice is heard: text "HARMONYPROUD" TO 55222 to volunteer and learn more!

 

 

The 2019 Legislative session is underway and public education reform is among the top priorities! Make sure your voice is heard by becoming a Harmony Parent Advocate. Text “HARMONYPROUD” to 55222 to volunteer or learn more.

¡La sesión legislativa de 2019 está en marcha y la reforma de la educación pública está entre las principales prioridades! Asegúrese de que su voz sea escuchada al convertirse en un defensor de padres de Harmony. Envíe “SOYHARMONY” al 55222 para ofrecerse como voluntario u obtener más información.

Re-Enrollment

For parents who have not yet completed re-enrollment, here are a few reminders:

  • Re-Enrollment must be completed in Skyward using your parent login.
  • You must upload a utility bill as proof of residency. If you are unable to upload a utility bill, you can bring a copy to the front office.
  • No re-enrollment will be accepted or complete without a utility bill as proof of residence.
  • The final day for re-enrollment is Friday, January 25th. No re-enrollment will be accepted after this date. In order to secure your spot for the 2019-2020 school year, you must have this form completed.
  • 8th grade parents must also complete this re-enrollment form in order to secure your spot at Harmony School of Ingenuity.

As always, if you have any questions, or need help completing re-enrollment, you can come to the front office or contact us at 832-433-7001.

 

Best Regards,

 

HS-ART Administration

You’re invited to take our website survey to find out if our website is meeting your needs. At Harmony, we want to be “in touch” with our community, so opening a feedback mechanism is a great way for you to participate in making decisions about the future of our work.

In this case, we need your valuable opinions on the design and overall usability of the site for our upcoming redesign.

It’s easy to take part in the survey and should take no longer than 5 minutes to complete!

All we ask is that you be open and honest and give us your feelings on the website.

You don’t have to be a graphic designer, communications specialist, or even a web-developer to give feedback, all we want is your opinion as a website user – this will help us improve our communications and give us a chance to hear your ideas too!

Click on the link below to take the survey immediately.

Digital Ecosystem Team

Website Survey

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Mark your calendar! There will be award assemblies for our students on Friday, January 11th, 2019 in the school’s gym. Students will be recognized for their achievement in the following four categories based on the first semester:

All A’s Honor Roll
All A’s & B’s Honor Roll
Perfect Attendance
Exemplary Conduct

For All A’s Honor Roll, the student must have earned all A’s on their report card for all nine-week grading periods For the All A’s & B’s Honor Roll, the student must have earned all A’s and B’s for all nine-weeks grading period. For Perfect Attendance, the student must not have any absences (excused or unexcused) for the past semester. For Exemplary Conduct, the student must have never received any DPS points for the past semester.

Best Regards,

HSART Administration

Harmony Gifted & Talented Education

 

In accordance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented students, Harmony Public Schools will begin taking referrals for all interested students in grades K-12 for gifted and talented screening.

Anyone interested in the educational welfare of these students may nominate them for assessment. Students in grades 2 & up who were tested in the Fall 2018 are not eligible to test in Spring 2019. Referral forms are available at the front office and on the school’s web site.

Referral Form (English)
Referral Form (Spanish)

The referral forms must be returned to the front office by Friday, February 8, 2019.

The 2019 Spring GT testing window is February 11, 2019 – March 29, 2019.

For more information about the screening and identification process, parents may contact the school’s GT Coach/teacher.

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s),

In order to increase our students” academic success for this school year, we are making a change to Friday schedule. Beginning next semester dismissal time will be at 3:15 PM, on Friday’s. Keep in mind this dismissal time will be the same as every other day.

 

Please remember that this change does not go into effect until next semester.

 

Estimado padre(s)/tutor(es),

Para aumentar el éxito académico de nuestros estudiantes para este año escolar, estamos cambiando el horario del viernes. La hora de salida del próximo semestre será a las 3:15 PM, los viernes. Tenga en cuenta que esta hora de salida será la misma que cualquier otro día.

Recuerde que este cambio no entrará en vigencia hasta el próximo semestre.

Early Dismissal Reminder

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s),

This is a reminder that students will have early dismissal on Friday, December 21st, 2018. Dismissal will be at 12:25 PM, so please make sure that you pick your students up on time.

Este es un recordatorio de que los estudiantes saldrán temprano el viernes, 21 de diciembre de 2018. La salida será a las 12:25 PM, así que asegúrese de recoger a sus estudiantes a tiempo.

 

Harmony Public Schools joins the country in mourning the loss of President George H.W. Bush, a leader known as the “education president” for his tireless devotion to America’s schoolchildren.

A statewide Day of Mourning has been declared by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, to allow Texans to pay their respects to President Bush. All Harmony Public School campuses will remain open and operating on their regular schedule on this date.

 

Parents and students, here is the schedule for the District Assessment #2 this coming December 10th through December 18th. Students please do your best, the results will be used to determine your placement in tutorials!

 

Event: Breakfast with Class of 2023 and Parents

Information Session about Harmony School of Ingenuity

And High School Course Selection

Location: Harmony School of Fine Arts and Technology

Date: Tuesday, November 27

Time: 8:00am-9:00am

8th Grade Parent Meeting

 

Parents and students we will be having the District Assessment #2 this coming December 10th through December 14th. Students please do your best, the results will be used to determine your placement in tutorials!

We're Hiring

Harmony Public Schools is recruiting talented, compassionate bilingual teachers dedicated to helping every student succeed. Harmony offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits and a commitment to excellence in the classroom.

Interested applicants may read the job description, or apply online.

Dear Parents/Guardians,
 
Have you ever wondered how you can be involved in your child’s education at a District level?  Please join us for our upcoming District Annual Title I meeting on Tuesday, October 30th from 4:00-4:30pm at Harmony Science Academy – Houston.  During this meeting, we will review, evaluate, and update/develop a written Parent and Family Engagement policy (PFE) and the School-Parent Compact.  If you would like to attend, please RSVP to ptaylor@harmonytx.org, District Coordinator for Federal Programs.  *Light refreshments will be served*