|CRLP Registrations are now OPEN!|
CRLP Registration has now opened for 2015-2016.
Apply Here for CRLP!
For questions or concerns, please contact Mr. A. Cetin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|2015 STAAR Testing Schedule|
We will be STAAR Testing from March 30th to April 1st. Middle School Students will have four hours to test and High School students will have five hours to test. Get a good night's rest and good luck to all students!
Please click here to read…2015 Honor Statement!
Please click here to read…2015 Procedures for Cell Phones and Electronic Devices!
Please click here to read…2015 State Testing Letter to Parents!
|2015 Mocks STAAR Testing|
ATTN: High School Students and Parents
We will have the MOCK STAAR EOC for all the students taking Algebra I & US History.Please make sure your child does not miss school on the above dates.For more information please feel free to contact Mrs. M. Lopez.
|2015 SAT Testing Schedule!|
Attn: Students and Parents
We are currently having practice for the SAT. The above schedule goes over the dates for the practice SAT and the official SAT. Please make sure your child attends school on the dates above and they are ready for testing.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact Mrs. M. Lopez for more information.
|2015 HSA Grievance Policies and Forms|
We encourage students and parents to voice and discuss their concerns. Please read the policies and use forms to initiate a concern you may have regarding grievances and complaints.
2015 General Grievance Procedures!
2015 Student Bullying and Cyberbullying Reporting Procedures!
2015 Student Parent Complaint Policy!
2015 Freedom from Discrimination, Harrassment and Retaliation Policy!
2015 Student Expulsion Policy!
2015 Student/Parent Complaint Form!
|Congratulations HSA Top Gears!|
Congratulations to our 6th Grade FLL Robotics Team, coached by Mrs. A. Martinez. They won the Overall (highest award) in the FLL Qualifiers in Harlingen, TX where they excelled in all areas of competition. Areas of competition include: Robot Design, Project, Core Values and Robot Game The team will be traveling this Saturday to compete at the Regionals in the San Antonio Alamo Championship. We would like to extend our gratitude to our Assistant Coach, Mr. O. Tekin, IT Staff, Miguel Hernandez, Marcos Dominguez, and Tony Arrendondo, FTC Coach, Mr. O. Togan and GT Coordinator, Ms. M. Laurel. Special thanks goes to TAMIU Engineering Professor Dr. Tariq Tashtoush for working diligently with our students. Congratulations HSA TOP GEARS! Jesus Guajardo, Jose Calderon, Nikole Munson, Jovana Ramos, Miguel Cisneros, Roger Caballero, David Chavez Matthew Dunivant, Mauricio Mendoza Please click here for…HSA Top Gear News! Please take our Techno Board Survey!
|2015 Alternate Meal Policy|
At HSA-Laredo, we understand the important role nutrition has in learning. As a courtesy, we allow students to charge up to $25 on their accounts with the understanding that parents will pay for the charged meals. When the -$25 balance is reached, students will receive an "alternate meal" until the balance is paid in full. Please note that parents are responsible for paying any negative balance on their child's account. If you are unable to pay for your child's meals, please feel free to complete and return an application for free/reduced meals. These applications may be picked up at the school office. (Note that parents are still responsible for paying all charge balances accumulated prior to an application approval)
Beginning Wednesday, March 18th, students who have a balance of -$25 or more will be provided an alternate meal.
For any questions please contact the front office at (956) 712-1177
|2015 Meal Balance Collection|
Dear Parents, Please update your meal balance with Harmony Science Academy every 1st Friday of the month. Thank you for your attention to this matter. Payments will be taken as a form of a check or credit card only NO CASH.
We will be having our 2015 Lottery on Friday, March 27th at 3:00 pm.
|2015 Graduation Commencements!|
Graduation will be held on May 30th at Texas A&M International University. To give a fair opportunity to all students, each student will be assigned a number of invitations that will need to be presented at the door for the day of graduation.
8th Grade Students: 4 invitations each
12th Grade Students: 10 invitations each
Please click here for…more Graduation Information!
|Buy Your Prom Tickets TODAY!|
8th Grade Prom Tickets will be available for sale beginning March 16th - April 20th for $45. Tickets can only be purchased at the front office. Front office will only accept money order, credit card, or check.
Please click here for PROM Requirements and Form for 8th Grade…2015 8th Grade Prom Form!
|Free Dress Thursday!|
Everyone can wear free dress for $2.00 on Thursday. Please pay at the front lobby!
|2015 Join PTO|
HSA-Laredo's PTO has a new website! Also, don't forget to join PTO and volunteer!
|2015 International Cooking Classes!|
Have you ever tasted delicious cultural foods? Do you want to learn more about authentic Turkish and Mexican cuisine? You are going to be actively participating in creating fabulous masterpieces of those cuisine during the class. And of course, you are very welcome to join the feast at the end of the class! All classes are free, and they will take place every Saturday from 12:30pm to 2:30pm.
Click here to Register!
|2015 Online Bridge Competition!|
The Engineering Encounters Bridge Design Contest is an Internet-based competition that provides middle school and high school students with a realistic, engaging introduction to engineering.
Please click here and scroll down for a clear and detailed instructions…2015 Bridge Contest Instructions!
Click here for details!
Click here for Rankings!
Click here for Prizes!
|2015 Middle School Spring Tutorial Schedule!|
Attn: Students, Parents and Teachers Please review the attached schedule. You may also access the 2015 Spring Tutorial Schedule on the side bar under Academics. Please click here for a clear and detailed instructions…2015 Middle School Spring Tutorial Schedule
|Congratulations FTC Teams!|
On January 17th, both FTC Teams traveled to Del Rio, TX to compete in the FTC Division of US First Robotics.
FTC Team #9228 received a ranking of 4th Place. Congratulations to both our teams, coached by Mr. Togan, on a GREAT JOB!
Congratulations to coaches, mentors, and robotic students.
Special thanks and congratulations to Robotics mentors:
Tony Arrendondo and Marcos Dominguez
|2015-2016 Re-Enrollment Forms!|
Re-enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year will begin on Tuesday, January 6th. Re-enrollment can be done two ways this year by either using the Harmony Parent Portal App. Or by filling out the re-enrollment form and turning it into the front office. Re-enrollment forms will be sent home on Tuesday, January 6th in both English and Spanish. All applications either through the portal or by paper need to be turned in by January 31st or your child will need to go back into the lottery for next school year. We will have forms in the front lobby if you misplace yours. We look forward to seeing everyone return for next school year!
|Biology Remind 101|
Attention Mrs. Turk's Biology Classes!
Please register to Remind 101 to get important updates and reminders (HW, Quizzes, Events and Tests) about Biology Class. This will count as a grade, and registration is free. Parents can also register. Please click here to read more . . .
|2015 Uniform Sale!|
Attn: Students and Parents
Please come by the front office to purchase your uniforms. For questions or concerns, please contact Ms. Martinez or Ms. Sanchez at the front office.
|LOTE Competition Winners!|
We would like to congratulate all participants and winners of the 2014 Language District Competition. All of our first place students from Turkish and Spanish will be advancing and representing our school and cluster in the state competition. We wish them the best of luck. GO TIGERS!
1st place Turkish Poetry Winner: Junior, Maria Cardona
1st place Turkish Song: Sophomore, Dan Estevez
1st place Spanish poetry: 7th Grader, Rosalinda Rios
2nd place Spanish Song: Junior, Kiarah De La Rosa
1st place Spanish folkloric dance
Honorable mention Turkish students
We would like to thank all of our teachers who traveled with our students and supported them. Special thanks goes out to our LOTE Department for all of her hard work and dedication! Thank you Mrs. De Leon, Mrs. Secilmis, Mrs. Togan, Mrs. Luna, and Mr. Martinez.
|2014 Spaghetti Bridge Contest WINNERS!|
Harmony Science Academy congratulates all Spaghetti Bridge Contest participants and winners!
1st Place Winners - 6th Graders Angela Sanchez and Kassandra Lopez
2nd Place Winner - 7th Grader Karina Palacios
3rd Place Winner - 11th Graders Korina Conttreras and Blanca Martinez
1st Place Winner - 10th Grader Jose Guajardo
2nd Place Winner -10th Graders John Morales and Josue perez
3rd Place Winner - 6th Graders Edgardo Pena David Chavez
* Based on efficiency (Weight of the Bridge / Load)
We would like to thank all students who participated and all parents who encouraged and guided students.
We would also like to thank the Science Department, especially Science Department Chair, Mr. Gurbey Demirturk for a successful, well organized and challenging event! We look forward to next year's competition!
Congratulations to our PLTW Biomedical Students participants and winners who advanced to HOSA Competition Events.
3rd Place - Forensic Medicine Team - Yahaira Franco & Erick Garcia - Forensic Medicine - Advancing to Spring Area Leadership Conference Competition.
10th place - Healthy Lifestyles - Rosa Cestou - Advancing to the Spring Area Leadership Conference Competition.
4th Place - Medical Law & Ethics - Juan Ramirez - Medical Law & Ethics - 4th place
We are extrememly proud of our PLTW biomedical students and would like to recognize our PLTW Biomedical Science Teacher, Mrs. Halfhill for all of her hard work and efforts in making this possible.
CONGRATULATIONS Tigers! Good luck in your upcoming competitions!
|Planting the Seeds!|
The Harmony community has grown exponentially! From the
original 200 students at the Braeswood campus in 2000, we now boast an impressive 28,000 students in 43 campuses across Texas!
The primary source of revenue for Harmony Public
Schools comes from the daily-attendance-based State Fund offered to all public schools in Texas. However our campuses still need your support.
Your generous donation
|TAMIU Tex Prep Registration!|
The Department of College and Career Readiness in HSA Laredo highly encourages our students to participate in leadership and career readiness summer programs taking place all over the country. One of the programs takes place every summer in Laredo as well: TexPREP. TAMIU TEXPREP is now accepting applications for the summer of 2015. Please hurry for being early bird and pay less for pretest by December 19th. Submit your Application…HERE! Please contact Mr. Kursun or Mr. Cetin for any questions you may have.
|Subscribe to our Newsletters!|
Every week, HSA Word, our journalism team, prepares a weekly newsletter that includes the upcoming events for the week. They also prepare a monthly newsletter that includes all our monthly events and school-wide recognition. If you would like to be on the mailing list to receive our digital weekly and/or monthly newsletters, please fill out the information below.
Submit your Application…HERE!
|Soccer Team Success!|
Congratulations to the Harmony Soccer team in having an incredible season. They finished with a record (4-1-3) during the regular season and made it all the way to the semi-finals in the tournament. They were regular season champions. WAY TO GO TIGERS!!! Soccer Players: Richard Alvarez, Rodrigo Garcia, Benny A. Gonzalez, Eros Salazar, Gilberto Aguilar, Gerardo Pena, Emilio Garma, Osvaldo de la Garza, Jorge Valdivia, Ivan Marareno, Abigail Gonzalez, Fernando Mata, Matthew Smith, Rolando Hernandez, Arturo Vela, Alejandro Luna
Coached By: Aaron Alvarez and Jesus Alvarez
|2014 Environmental Summit|
On November 6th, 2014, students from the PLTW Biomedical Science Program will be attending the 5th Annual Environmental Summit at TAMIU sponsored by Senator Judith Zaffirini.
|4th Amendment Presentation|
The Political Science Pathways Program hosted a presentation by the Laredo Police Department on the 4th Amendment in order to inform and educate our students about their Constitutional Rights and how police officers enforce the laws.
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...