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Harmony Science Academy Pflugerville: TSTEM Products

Benchmark 1 School Design

a.

Annual Training and PD Calendar and Plan for Teachers

b.

Mentor/ Induction Program Plans

c.

T-STEM Leadership Meetings and Agenda Notes

Benchmark 2 Target Population

a.

Written admission policy and enrollment application

b.

Written recruitment plan including a timeline of recruitment and enrollment Recruitment, and recruitment materials for distribution at feeder schools and other appropriate locations in the community

c.

Brochures and marketing in, English, and/or other relevant language(s)

d.

Written communication plan for targeting identified audiences, parents, community members, school board, higher education personnel, etc.

Benchmark 3 Strategic Alliances

a.

Meeting agendas and minutes, with action items and decision logs

b.

Final, signed, and executed MOU with IHE

c.

Final, signed, and executed MOU with business/industry partner

d.

A list of strategic partners with each member’s organization, title and role in providing work-based learning for students by grade level

Benchmark 4 Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

a.

Four-year crosswalk document

b.

Master schedule

c.

Curriculum alignment documents

d.

Testing calendar and schedule Assessment Calendar for TSI, ACT, and SAT

e.

Documentation detailing a minimum of three course of study examples that outline student pathways from high school, to associate degree, to industry certifications and beyond

Benchmark 5  Work-Based Learning

a.

Documentation of appropriate work-based learning experiences available for students at all grade levels (6-12)

b.

Current dated regional high demand STEM occupation list (See #24 Travis County Region)

c.

Aggregate data describing T-STEM student participation in work-based learning experiences as well as percentage of students earning industry certification and credentials by type

d.

Samples of student artifacts such as writings, portfolios, presentations, or links to digital content

Benchmark 6 Student Support

a.

Bridge program calendar and curriculum

b.

Tutoring and other intervention/remediation program schedules

c.

Calendar of family outreach events

d.

Schedule of regularly scheduled counseling/advisory events and records of completion for these support services

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

Open Enrollment 2018 - 2019 begins Thursday November 1st, 2018

The open enrollment period for new Harmony Public Schools students is approaching fast.

Open Enrollment for campuses statewide begins Nov. 1 and continues through Feb. 10 for students wishing to enroll for the Fall 2019 semester.

What is Harmony?

Harmony Public Schools is a system of exceptional PreK-12 college-preparatory charter schools in Texas, specializing inScience, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).

Harmony has 56 schools in communities across Texas, including Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, El Paso and in neighborhoods everywhere in between. Click here to find a campus near you.

What comes with a Harmony Public Schools education?

The Harmony Public Schools system is frequently recognized as one of the best school systems in Texas for its well-rounded curriculum with a special emphasis on STEM education.

In 2018, six of districts received ‘A’ ratings from the Texas Education Agency on its annual state accountability ratings. The TEA also found that all of Harmony’s campuses earned a “Met Standard” rating in its 2018 STARR testing.

Harmony also has a 100 percent college acceptance rate system-wide among our graduating seniors.

What is our enrollment process?

Open enrollment for Harmony Public Schools statewide begins Nov. 1 and continues through Feb. 10. Our application and instructions for submission can be found online or at any of our campus offices. In the event the number of qualified applicants exceeds the maximum enrollment at any campus, a lottery is held at the end of February to fairly fill the available openings.

Find out more …

To find out more about our admissions process, including information about selection process and required application materials, please visit harmonytx.org/admissions.php

School Bus

 


TRANSPORTATION RULES

 

  1. Follow the driver’s instructions at all times.
  2. Please enter and leave the vehicle in an orderly manner.
  3. Keep feet, books, instrument cases, and other objects out of the aisle.
  4. Do not deface the vehicle or its equipment.
  5. Do not put head, hands, arms, legs, or any object out of any window, or throw objects inside or outside of the vehicle.
  6. Do not possess or use any form of tobacco on school buses.
  7. Observe all the usual classroom rules.
  8. Stay seated while the vehicle is moving.
  9. Fasten seat belts, if available.
  10. Wait for the driver’s signal before leaving, or crossing in front of the vehicle.

 

TRANSPORTATION SERVICE REQUESTS

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Detailed Bus Route Information

2018 STAAR Test Results: Every Campus Received a "Met Standard" Rating | The Seven Harmony Districts Received six "A"s and one "B" Rating.

Every Campus Received a “Met Standard” Rating!

The Seven Harmony Districts Received six “A”s and one “B” Rating:

Harmony Public Schools Recognized By TEA as Best in Class

School will start at 8:00am and end at 3:05pm.  Students will be tardy after 8:00am.

To receive academic and counseling information, please sign up on Remind 101 with HSAPf.​

​Freshmen, Class of 2022 ​ https://www.remind.com/join/4ddbka

Sophomores, Class of 2021  https://www.remind.com/join/drlwyat
Juniors, Class of 2020  https://www.remind.com/join/drlwya
Seniors, Class of 2019  https://www.remind.com/join/hddb3c

2018 AP Contract

 

ENGLISH

Mr. Bacas’ AP Language Assignment

Ms. Cliffords’ AP Literature Assignment

 

MATH

Mr. Zhang’s AP Statistics Assignment

Mr. Roosa’s AP Calculus AB and BC Assignments

 

SCIENCE

Mr. Aydins’ AP Chemistry Assignment

Mr. Kocaelis’ AP Physics Assignment

Mr. Pollocks’ AP Biology Assignment

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

Mr. Perkins’ AP Human Geography Assignment

Mr. Kleb’s AP World History Assignment

Mr. Kleb’s AP European History Assignment

Ms. Garza’s AP US History Assignment

Mr. Lippart’s AP Microeconomics Assignment

 

SPANISH

Ms. Hernandez AP Spanish Language Assignment

Ms. Hernandez AP Spanish Literature Assignment

 

 

ART

Ms. Rogers’ AP Art Assignment

 

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Mr. OJs’ AP Computer Science Assignment

Mr. OJ’s AP Computer Principles Assignment

Click here to download HPS Austin District 2018-2019 Academic Calendar

You MUST complete a separate form for each student attending each campus.
To qualify for transportation services, your permanent address must be a minimum of 2 miles from the school’s address.

Please select your bus depot location. You may use any location which serves the campus you are attending. Please read the descriptions carefully.

Priority will be given to full time riders. Full time riders are those who ride in the Morning (AM) and Afternoon (PM) Monday through Friday.

Click here to  complete the form

Healthy Summer Meals for Kids

When the School Year Ends, Summer Meals begin!

Our children need nutritious meals to learn, grow and thrive — even when school is out.

With the Summer Food Service Program, children and teens ages 18 and younger can continue to eat healthy throughout the summer at no cost, just by showing up at a participating meal site.

STARTING JUNE 1, FIND A NEARBY MEAL SITE AND HOURS OF OPERATION:

  1. Call 211, or
  2. Text* FOODTX to 877-877, or
  3. Visit SummerFood.org

No form of identification is required, kids simply show up.

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is administered by the Texas Department of Agriculture.

* You will only be sent information needed to find meals sites. Your personal information will not be shared.

This product was funded by USDA. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.