The Harmony Public Schools San Antonio District will brought together more than 1,000 middle and high school students from its 4 campuses across the Greater San Antonio, Laredo, and Brownsville. This event is comprised of Marching Bands, Mascots, Teacher Cheerleaders.
HSA End of the Year Awards Ceremony!
Harmony Science Academy Award Ceremonies will be held on Thursday May 28th from 8:00 to 3:30 pm at the HSA GYM. 8th Grade and Seniors will receive their awards during Graduation.
We are glad you are interested in employment in Harmony Public School (HPS). HPS strives to provide the best working environment for your professional development as a teacher and educational leader. HPS are high performing K-12 college preparatory charter schools that focus on math, science, engineering and computer technologies. Our mission at Harmony is to prepare each student for higher education by providing a safe, caring and collaborative atmosphere featuring a quality, student-centered educational program with a strong emphasis on math, engineering, science and technology. With a college acceptance rate of 100 percent, Harmony Public Schools have earned the reputation of providing a distinct, high-quality education with 43 campuses in Texas.
Harmony Science Academy - Laredo is a 6th - 12th grade campus and will be hosting its annual job fair on Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 9AM-3PM. If you have any questions please call the front office at (956) 712-1177.
We are excited that Harmony Science Academy- Laredo made the U.S news best high school list and ranked 77 within Texas. As the largest K-12 charter school organization in Texas, we are excited by the performance of our campus and Harmony Public Schools as a whole. At Harmony Public Schools our mission is to prepare each student for higher education by providing a safe, caring, and collaborative atmosphere featuring a quality, student-centered educational program with a strong emphasis on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). We have high expectations of all students, a dedicated staff and incredible community support. We thank our students, parents, staff and HPS leadership for their ongoing hard work and collaboration to ensure the success of each and every student.
Our Capstone and GT Showcase will be held on Tuesday, May 19 from 2:00 pm thru 5:00 pm at HSA GYM. Please make plans to attend.
2015-2016 Academic Year Student/Parent Suggestion Box!
We are currently accepting valuable suggestions and ideas to assist us in the design and structure of our Academic and Non-Academic programs for 2015-2016 School Year. Each year we strive to reach our mission and goals. Our mission at Harmony is to prepare each student for higher education by providing a safe, caring, and collaborative atmosphere featuring a quality, student-centered educational program with a strong emphasis on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. We ask that you submit your ideas, suggestions and positive feedback that can improve and better the educational needs of our students. Submit Your Suggestions and Ideas HERE!
2015 Summer Leadership STEM Camp
We are proud to offer the Harmony Public Schools - Summer Leadership Camp. This is a wonderful activity including an SAT workshop by UTSA, STEM activities by the Center of STEM Education, Tennis Course \ Water Marbling Course, Leadership Talks, Character Education Presentations and a lot of recreational activities like swimming, hiking, zip line and etc. You can make a payment of $300 at the front office and bring the receipt to Mr. Cetin in room 141. Should you have any questions do not hesitate to contact Mr. Cetin at firstname.lastname@example.org. Have a great day! For more information, read more . . .
We are pleased to announce a new app for parent/guardians to keep track of their student's progress. This new app is called SIMS DATABASE. Please note: We are no longer promoting the formerly known app PARENT MOBILE.
As always, your feedback is welcomed and important to us: Your Feedback
CRLP Registrations are now OPEN!
CRLP Registration has now opened for 2015-2016. The college readiness and leadership program (CRLP) is a voluntary mentorship program designed to help qualified students improve their skills in: *Social Networking *Academics *Extracurricular Activities *Personal Development .CRLP is a committed long term interactive mentor-mentee relationship which will enhance the student’s probability of acceptance into top ranking colleges and universities around the Nation.
The Harmony Public Schools San Antonio District will bring together more than 1,000 middle and high school students from its 4 campuses across the Greater San Antonio, Laredo, and Brownsville. This event is comprised of Marching Bands, Mascots, Teacher Cheerleaders
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.
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.
Free Dress Thursday!
Attn: Students 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!
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.
Team #9228 Carlos Arrellano Andrew Amezcua Isai Jimenez-Lopez Noemi Moreno Robert Whitman Cuahtemoc Vidal Kenneth Yi Ramond Vuong
Team #8639 Alejandro Paez Austin Munson David Chun Fausto Sotelo James Porter Lorenzo Castillo Luis Morales
Special thanks and congratulations to Robotics mentors: Tony Arrendondo and Marcos Dominguez
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 . . .
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
Honorable mention Turkish students Cy Cuellar Alexia Luna
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!
Design 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
Strength Winners* 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
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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...
Harmony Science Academy It is the policy of HPS not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability in its programs, services, or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, please contact Section 504/ADA Coordinator at 713 343 3333 located at 9321 W. Sam Houston Pkwy S. Houston, TX 77099.