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Accepting 9 - 12th grades Applications
Harmony School of Advancement is accepting applications for 9th through 12th grades in 2014-2015 academic year. As a public open-enrollment charter school system, we welcome all students who meet state age and health requirements...




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aaaHSAwas praised by U.S. Newsand World Report in 2007. The list names 1,600 of the nation�s 18,000 high schools. The article recognized specific schools based on factors such as standardized tests, performance of disadvantaged students, and number of seniors taking and passing college level Advanced Placement exams.


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Student/Parent Orientations and Supply List for 2014-2015

Dear parents/students,

On Saturday, August 16, 2014 student orientation is mandatory for all (new and returning) students (and their parents):
For 9th & 12th Graders => Time: 9:00am to 12:00 pm
For 10th & 11th Graders =>Time: 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm


Click here to see SUPPLY LIST 2014-2015

Orientation is the best way for you to prepare for the following year. At orientation you will be able to do the following:
- Obtain your child's schedule/homeroom teacher.
- Purchase uniforms (all grades)
- Pick up pre-ordered supplies.
- Receive your student/parent handbook.
- Complete lunch forms and pre-payment.
- Receive information regarding important safety and traffic procedures as well as important school documents.
- Learn about and sign up for various clubs, activities, and programs offered here at the school.
- Learn about our PTO and sign up to participate in volunteering.
- And much more!


Summer Reading Assignments

Dear Students, Parents and Guardians:

Reading and writing are essential to learn about ourselves and our world. Students will read a variety of books over the summer and engage the texts through writing.
Please see the attached summer reading suggested texts and choices for response. If you have questions, please contact your English/Language Arts teacher or school administration.

Enjoy your summer and have fun reading!

9th Grade

10th Grade

11th Grade

12th Grade


2014-2015 Academic Calendar

Please click here for 2014-15 Academic Calendar


AP Summer Assignments

Please click on the following links for the summer AP assignments. AP Summer Assignments need to be completed before school starts. Students will take a diagnostics test in the beginning of the school year.Students must succesfully complete the summer assignments and receive a good score from the diagnostics test in order to be placed in AP Program in 2014-2015.

AP Physics I

AP Physics II

AP Physics C

AP Calculus AB

AP Art History

AP Biology

AP Chemistry

AP Environmental Science

AP Human Geography

AP Psychology

AP Studio Art

AP World History

AP US History

AP European History

AP US Government

AP English Language and Composition

AP English Literature and Composition

AP Spanish


HAPPY HARMONY SENIORS 2014


SUCCESS AT DISTRICTS

From April 24 to April 27, HSAdvancement's Key Club attended and participated in DCON, the district convention for the Texas-Oklahoma region. Although our Key Club started in late December, the members were still able to bring back multiple awards, such as Rookie of the Year (accepted by Charles H.) and 1st Place in Oratory (Deniz B). In addition, they placed in the Top 5 in Talent (Natalie S), Top 10 in the Impromptu Essay competitions (Matthew B and Charles H), Semi-Finalist in the Gaming competition (Ngoyi K), as well as competing towards the Texas Quiz Bowl Team (John T), that went on to beat out Oklahoma. HSA also took time to participate in the Service Fair with their beautiful poster presentation (led by Nikki N).
Please congratulate them on their success at Districts and wish them the best as they finish off the year strong! Key Club will begin accepting new members to join their 2014 - 2015 roster. Contact John T or Nikki N?? for more information.


Washington Post Ranking

Washington Post has released 2014's high School Challenge Index. The index score is the number of college-level tests given at a school in the previous calendar year divided by the number of graduates that year. Also noted are the percentage of students who come from families that qualify for lunch subsidies (Subs. lunch) and the percentage of graduates who passed at least one college-level test during their high school career, called equity and excellence, (E&E).

Our school is ranked 111 out of 2000 public high schools in the nation.

Congratulations to all, and we appreciate what you do for Harmony students! read more . . .


Harmony School of Advancement’s Odyssey of the Mind

Harmony School of Advancement’s Odyssey of the Mind team participated in the regional competition at Paul Revere Middle School, Houston, Texas on March 8, 2014, and got 3rd place overall. They are now eligible to compete at the state competition on April 12 at Spring Woods High School in Houston. The team’s excellent performance is a result of parental support and hard work by the team members and coaches. Team Members are: Deliyah N., Autumm S., Lynwood S., Haley A., Mikayla J., Vivica D., and Lucille C. Their proud coaches are Ms. Clark and Ms. Williams. Please come by and support them on April 12.


Félicitations (Congratulations) to the French Symposium Team!

For the second year in a row, Madame Fogelsong is très fière (very proud) to announce that the French Symposium Team competed excellently! Many of our students made it to semi-finals, a few made it to finals and both Priscilla A. and our French soccer team managed to win top places! Merci beaucoup for everything HSA students and staff have done to help our team get here! Your support means the world! S’il vous plaît, congratulate the French Symposium Team on their achievements!


HS Advancement Placed Fifth Among Houston Area High Schools

Houston is home to two of the largest school districts in the state and dozens of top-notch schools - it's one of the factors bringing families to the area.

Education website Niche.com awards grades to K-12 schools and colleges across the nation, and we took a look at which Houston-area public high schools are the best of the best.

Out of the top 38 high schools in the area, Harmony School of Advancement received the 5th place with a grade of :A”

Niche's grading system uses a number of factors, such as student and parent reviews, polls, graduation statistics and student-teacher ratio. For more info, please click HERE for more information.


Science Olympiad Team Got the 2nd place in Regional Tournament

Our school’s Science Olympiad teams participated in the regional competition at Texas A&M, Corpus Christi on March 1st 2014, and got 2nd place overall. We are now eligible to compete at the state competition. Our team’s excellent performance is a result of coaches, team offers, team members’ hard work and parents support.


Great Success at Rice Math Tournament

The Rice University Mathematics Tournament is an annual event for high school students from schools in the southern United States. Organized by Rice undergraduate students, it has been held almost every year at the Rice University campus in Houston since 1981. The contest categories are Algebra, Geometry, Calculus, Advanced Topics, General Mathematics, and two different team tests. The tournament was held on February 15, 2014 at Rice University. All tests present challenging problems that involve high levels of critical thinking.

Harmony School of Advancement were placed 2nd at team test and two of our students received 2nd place at Individual Geometry category and 3rd place at Advanced Topics category.


Success In FTC Robotic Competition

Two of our robotic teams has won the first FTC robotic competition in year of 2013-2014, qualifier 1 and move up to the state level!
The winning teams are 4454 (purple team) and 5739(yellow team)
Team member list: 4454: Andres I.,Sheila M.,Ajay C.,Kian T.,Javier H.,Karissa G.,Alexander P.,Sarah V.,Ali K.
5739: Sohan K.,Brian M.,Zia A.,Tejaswi U.,Devons M.,Joe Angel Y.,Gustavo A.,Zeynep S.,Saahir E., Amogh P.
Congratulations for the success! Go Mohawk Warriors!


"Mobile App for Harmony Public Schools" Beta version is available

Mobile App for Android and iPhone
Application features:

  • Access to information about your child's grades, homework, discipline points, attendance, bell schedule, payments, calendar and school news.
  • Receive push notifications about your child's progress (grades, homework, discipline points, attendance) as well as school news and events.
  • Support for access to multiple student accounts.
  • Offline viewing of your child's data. You can view your child's data even when you are not connected to a network.
  • One click login option, once you save your child's login information.
  • E-mailing option to your child's teachers without exiting the application.

  • Android: http://j.mp/yqFnEy
    iPhone: http://bit.ly/yiLxwz


    Child Find

    It is the policy of the Harmony Science Academy Charter School to locate and identify any child who contacts or enrolls in the Charter School who may have a disability and be in need of special education and related services, regardless of the severity of the disability, in accordance with its procedures as reflected in the CHILD FIND legal framework of the Legal Framework for the Child-Centered Special Education Process, located at: http://framework.esc18.net/. read more...




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