Attention Dear Parents and Students: Our First Annual School Fundraiser hosted by PTO is coming! Help HSA get a digital board by selling Raffle Tickets! Tickets are $5.00 each 4 tickets will be assigned to each student Prices are: 1 Tablet $25 gift card from Game Stop $20 gift card from Itunes
The drawing will be held during the Family Picnic Sep. 19. Winner must be present at the event. Last day to turn in tickets will be Sep. 17. Tickets will be distributed Sep. 2 during DEAR/Advisory Period, please make sure you receive the tickets as you will be responsible for them.
Dear Grandparents, Don't forget to come and enjoy a delicious piece of sweet bread with your grandchild, Friday, September 5th from 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Come and join us on Friday in celebration of Grandparents Day.
Estimados abuelos, No olviden acompañar y disfrutar una deliciosa pieza de pan dulce con su nieto (a), este viernes 11 de septiembre desde las 8:30 - 9:45 de la mañana. Acompáñenos este viernes para celebrar el Día de los Abuelos.
Project Lead The Way!
We are proud to announce that Harmony Science Academy - Laredo is currently offering PLTW carreer pathways in High School for Engineering, Bio Medical and Computer Science. To learn more about these great programs, please see below program descriptions.
Project Lead The Way is the nation's leading provider of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs. Through world-class K-12 curriculum, high-quality teacher professional development, and outstanding partnerships, PLTW is helping students develop the skills needed to succeed in the global economy.
PLTW Engineering is more than just another high school engineering program. It is about applying engineering, science, math, and technology to solve complex, open-ended problems in a real-world context. Students focus on the process of defining and solving a problem, not on getting the "right" answer. They learn how to apply STEM knowledge, skills, and habits of mind to make the world a better place through innovation. Read More.
PLTW Biomedical Science program. Brings the future of the biomedical sciences alive. Read More.
Computer Science.PLTW offers a K-12 computer science pathway, which ignites student interest early and strengthens it over time through engaging, problem-based learning. In PLTW Launch for K-5 and PLTW Gateway for middle school, computer science modules and units are available beginning in fall 2015. Read More. Through behind-the-scenes looks at PLTW classrooms and interviews with inspiring students and teachers from across the network, our latest overview video provides a great introduction to the PLTW experience. Click here to watch the video.
Attn: Seniors It is time to schedule your Senior Portraits. Please contact Peter Pan Studios to make arrangements. Address: 102 W Calton Rd, Laredo, TX 78041 Phone: (956) 723-4642 Hours: Open today 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Coffee Talks Sessions!
Parents, We cordially invite you to attend our Coffee Talks sessions where you will have the opportunity to meet our administrators and have them answer your questions. We will be presenting important academic information in these sessions. Please look into the grade your child is in and please make plans to attend this informational sessions. Sessions will be from 8:15 AM to 9:00 AM.
Monday, August 31, 2015 - 6th Grade
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 7th Grade
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 8th Grade
Thursday- September 3, 2015- 9th Grade
Friday, September 4, 2015 - 10th Grade
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 11th Grade
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 12th Grade
Estimados padres: Les hacemos la más cordial invitación a nuestras platicas con los administradores conocidas como "Coffee Talk". En dicha junta podrá conocer a los administradores y ellos podrán contestar a sus preguntas. Los administradores estarán mostrando una presentación académica en estas sesiones. Favor de ver el horario de las sesiones y esperamos verle en ellas. Les agradecemos de antemano y esperamos contar con su presencia. Las platicas serán de 8:15 AM a 9:00 AM. Lunes, 31 de agosto del 2015 - 6to Grado Martes. 1 de septiembre del 2015- 7mo Grado Miércoles, 2 de septiembre del 2015- 8vo Grado Jueves, 3 de septiembre del 2015 - 9no Grado Viernes, 4 de septiembre del 2015 - 10mo Grado Martes. 8 de septiembre 11vo Grado Miércoles. 9 de septiembre 12vo Grado
PTO Officer Election Meeting!
Parents, We cordially invite you to our first 2015-2016 PTO meeting on Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. in our school cafeteria. At this meeting officer election will be taking place. Parents that have already paid dues will be eligible to vote at this election, We are inviting all parents to join as volunteers and/or active members for PTO. You can still pay the dues, remember only those parents that pay can have their vote count when decisions need to be made. We have planned a variety of activities for this upcoming year, therefore, we will be needing your support. We thank you in advance and hoping to see you there! Please contact Mrs. K. Reyes at email@example.com or via phone at (956)712-1177 if you have questions or concerns.
Estimados padres: Les hacemos la más cordial invitación a nuestra primera junta de padres de familia mejor conocida como PTO. En dicha junta se elegirá a la mesa directiva de esta organización. Aquellos padres que ya hayan pagado los $10.00 dólares podrán disponer de su voto. Se les hace la invitación a todos los padres de familia a unirse y todavía están a tiempo de pagar su membresía. Recuerden que solo padres que hayan pagado serán quienes podrán votar. Estamos planeando muchos eventos, actividades y demás para el beneficio de sus hijos pero necesitamos de su apoyo. Si llegara a tener preguntas, favor de contactar a la Sra. Reyes vía correo electrónico a firstname.lastname@example.org o llamando al (956)712-1177. Les agradecemos de antemano y esperamos contar con su presencia.
Dear Parents: Just a friendly reminder that all lunch applications are due Oct. 1st. Last year students will remain with their lunch status until Oct. 1st; if your child is free or reduced as of last year and you have not turn in a new application for this school year the status will atomaticlly change from free or reduced to PAID. So for that same reason we urge you to turn in the lunch application for this school year. Parents keep in mind that Mrs. Flores is processing the lunch applications; if a lunch application is missing information the parents are liable for any lunch balances the student will have on their lunch account.
Notice About Career Technical Education (CTE) Courses
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the United States Department of Education requires that local education agencies (LEAs) provide career and technical education (CTE) programs, services, and activities in accordance with the requirements of 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. The Texas Education Agency (TEA) has regulatory responsibilities for CTE programs in Texas public secondary schools and is required to adopt a civil rights compliance program to identify, remedy, and/or prevent discrimination in the CTE programs operated by LEAs. Harmony Science Academy Laredo, provides CTE courses and with this announcement notify students, parents, employees, and the general public that all career and technical education opportunities will be offered without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, or disability. Please see attachment. (English & Spanish) read more . . .
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.