The application window for the 2015-2016 school year is now open for all HPS campuses and will close on March 15, 2015. You may submit your application online or
in person at your campus of choice.
If there are more applications than available seats for the 2015-2016 school year, a lottery will be held to determine who will be admitted. The date for this
lottery will be disclosed at a later time. For additional questions, please call your local campus of choice.
A list of current campuses and their locations can be found here.
|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
|College Sophomore Trip|
The sophomore class will be taking a college trip to the Univeristy of Texas at Austin, on Friday, February 13th, 2015. The requirements will be to have at least 20PRS and less than 15DPS.
|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!
|Congratulations HSA Top Gears!|
Congratulations to our 6th Grade FLL Robotics Team, coached by Mrs. A. Martinez. They recently won the Overall (highest award) in the FLL Qualifiers in Harlingen TX this past Saturday. They now qualify for the National Super-Regional in the San Antonio Alamo Championship.
The team highly excelled in all areas of competition. Areas of competition include: Robot Design, Project, Core Values and Robot Game.
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
|2015 Annual Beautification Day|
HSA-Laredo's Annual Beautification Day will take place on Saturday, February 7th, 2015. Make plans to take part in keeping our school grounds beautiful!
|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
|Harmony Science Academy Open House Schedule!|
To learn more about our schools and educational programs, you may attend one of our open house sessions. Presentations will cover information regarding Harmony Science Academy-Laredo, TX.
|2014 Senior Portraits!|
Please be reminded that all seniors need to schedule portrait appointments with Peter Pan Studios. The only available dates will be January 13th, 14th, 15th, and 16th.
Students must call Peter Pan Studios at 723-4642 to schedule the appointments. The hours available are 10am, 11am, 3pm, 4pm, and 5pm. Up to 4 students can be scheduled per hour. The deposit is $40 due the day of the sitting, which covers Cap & Gown and Formal. Attached is a price list about our sizes and packages. Please contact Peter Pan Studios if you have any further questions.
Peter Pan Studios Price List
|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.
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!
|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!
|2014 Basketball Schedule!|
Attn: Students, Parents and Staff
We encourage everyone to join us at both our Girls and Boys Basketball games. For questions please contact Coach Figueroa at firstname.lastname@example.org or EXT. 146.
Hope to see you there!
|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.
|Message to Parents!|
Attention parents! Students will not be allowed to be picked up after 3:10. You will have to wait until classes end at 3:45. Only in an extreme emergency will the student be released to the parent during class session.
Atencion padres! No podran recoger a los estudiantes despues de las 3:10. Tendran que esperar al terminar las clases a las 3:45. Si hay un caso de emergencia, el estudiante podra irse con los papas.
Lunches will be accepted before: Middle school 11 AM High school 12:40 PM
Lonches seran aceptados antes de: Middle school 11 AM High school 12:40 PM
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