|2014-2015 School Year Lottery!|
Harmony Science Academy-Brownsville invites you to the 2014-2015 school year lottery event. The lottery will take place on Wednesday, March 26th, 5:00 pm, at the school cafeteria. The application deadline date for all lottery eligible candidates is Saturday, March 15th. Any applications received after this date will be placed at the end of the waiting list following application date order. All lottery winners will be contacted by phone to start the registration process for the upcoming school year.
|HPS Academic Directors: Notice for Parent Website|
In response to our parents need to know and understand the curriculum and content being taught in our schools, we have created a wonderful resource for you to support your child academically. Please read more
|HSA Brownsville MATHCOUNTS team! |
Congratulations to HAS Brownsville MATHCOUNTS team! They got fourth place overall in the RGV region and Victor R. from 7th grade advanced to the state level! Keep up the excellent work tigers!
|HSA Brownsville Science Olympiad Team|
Our middle school Science Olympiad team represented us well in the RGV regional Science Olympiads. Following are their awards:
Individual Event Awards:
1st place: Helicopter: Julissa H. - Evelin L.
1st place: Rotor egg drop: Ivan P. - Elisha O.
2nd Place: Experimental Design: Juan V. - Andres G.
2nd place: Boomilever: Diego V. - Julissa H.
2nd place: Robocross: Juan V. - Santiago C.
3rd Place: Anatomy: Victor R. - Frida R.
3rd Place: Sci Crime Buster: Frida R. - Evelin L.
Engineering Design Team Place: 1st Place
Overall Team Place: 3rd Place
Congratulations to all Science Olympians and thanks to their coaches Mr. Bekar and Ms. Guajardo.
|Accelerated Reader Reward Program|
HSA-Brownsville is Building Passionate Readers 1 Student at a Time
Reading is the foundation of everything we do in life! Accelerated Reader is a tool we use to help reinforce the skills we teach on a daily basis. It gives students the chance to practice using those skills with text matched to their individual, independent reading level and books of their choice guiding them to become better readers. Practice makes perfect.
Accelerated Reader Reward Program
In order to encourage more reading on our campus. We have implemented a reward system for our K-8th grade students. Students are able to earn point as they read and take quiz then later exchange points for a variety of rewards available. read more . . .
|New Enrollment |
Harmony Science Academy Brownsville is now accepting applications for enrollment to 2014 - 2015 school year.
|2012-2013 School Report Card|
Dear Parents and Students,
Texas Education Agency released the school report cards. Here you will find a copy of the State of Texas 2012-13 School Report Card for Harmony Science Academy Brownsville. This is a report required by the Texas Legislature and prepared by the Texas Education Agency. read more . . .
Congratulations to our Seniors that have received acceptance letters so far.
-Antonio B.: Neurosciences - Baylor University
-Ashlynn B.: Math Education - North American University
-Rodolfo S.: Mechanical Engineering - Baylor University, Mechanical Engineering - Texas Tech University and Architecture - University of Houston.
-Victor A.: Computer Science - North American University
-Luis O.: Biology - Baylor University
-Samantha M.: ELA Education - North American University
-Sarahi G.: Nursing (4 years) - Texas A&M Corpus Christi and Biology - Baylor University
-Abigail A.: Psychology - North American University
-Ellis C.: Biology - University of Houston
We are so proud of you and we wish you all more success and keep up the great work!!!
|Leadership STEM Camps|
Harmony Public Schools San Antonio Cluster is organizing SUMMER LEADERSHIP STEM CAMPS
on June 1 thru 6, 2014.
You can apply from this website
1st Place for Boys
Highland Lakes Camp & Conference Center
2nd Place for Girls
Camp Young Judaea Texas
For more information please see Mr. Murat.
|Congratulations HSAB FTC and VEX Robotics Teams|
FTC(FIRST Tech Challenge) is designed for students in grades 7-12 to compete head to head, using a sports model.
Our HSA Brownsville Team#5221 and #6830 competed their missions at Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) at Laredo on Jan. 18 against 30 other teams.
The VEX Robotics Design System offers students an exciting platform for learning about areas rich with career opportunities spanning science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Our VEX Robotics team # 6630 competed their missions at Galveston TX on Jan. 25 against 38 other teams. And played for Semifinal and they earned 8th place out of 38 teams.
Congratulations Harmony Tigers.
|SAT and TSI Tutorials|
Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students,
HSA Brownsville launched a new tutorial/ practice program to get our students ready for the SAT and TSI exams. These sessions will prepare you for college and help you saving time and money in the college. Practice tutorials will be held between 9am to 1 pm every Saturday except school wide event days. All juniors and sophomores are highly recommended to participate.
HSA PTO WILL BE SELLING DOMINOES PIZZA EVERY FRIDAY AFTER SCHOOL!!!!
PIZZA SLICE: $1.50
SODA POP: $1.00
|College Acceptance Day Pep Rally 2013|
On May 3, 2013, Harmony Public Schools (HPS)
held the 2nd Annual College Acceptance Day Pep Rally
at Rice University in Houston, Texas.
More than 4,000 middle school and high school students from 15 Houston-area HPS
campuses attended this exciting event to
celebrate our 150 graduating Seniors as they
announced publically for the first time what college
they would be attending in the Fall of 2013.
Many of the graduates were either the first-in-family or a first-generation family member to be accepted to a 4-yr college.
More than 50% of these graduates went on to major in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM)
fields in College.
|Harmony School of Excellence-DC|
Harmony aims to replicate successful STEM education model in Washington, D.C.
Texas' largest charter school operator applies for first charter outside of state read more . . .
Our School has started to use ROCKET MATH in grades 1-5 to fully address their math fact learning needs.
This is a paper based memorization tool that gives a one minute test to the students every day until they master all the facts about the four operations, addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Teachers send these tests home for you and your child to practice together. Please take your time to practice with your child. Researches say there is a great correlation between knowing the math facts and being successful at Algebra. Your support is appreciated.
|Chromebook Discipline Guide|
Here is the chromebook discipline guide read more . . .
|Parents! Want to Help? We're looking for Traffic Duty Volunteers|
Do you have 30 minutes to an hour in the morning or afternoon and are looking for a way to help support your school? We're currently looking for volunteers to help with Traffic Duty! Please contact Ms. C. Cruz firstname.lastname@example.org or 956-574-9555 ext. 230 to sign up.
-Morning Outside Duty from 7:20 AM - 8 :20 AM
- After School Outside Duty from 2:50 PM - 3:25 PM
- After School Outside Duty from 3:40 PM - 4:20 PM
|HSA Brownsville Ranked Among the Top 10% Schools in the State |
Here is the Report
We already knew our kids were "STAARS" and we've raised the bar here in Brownsville!
Texas Education Agency just released Accountability Ratings for 2012-2013.
Under the new state accountability system, campuses in Texas that achieve the rating of Met Standard were also able to earn distinction designations in the following three areas:
-- Top 25 Percent Student Progress
-- Academic Achievement in Reading/English language arts
-- Academic Achievement in Mathematics
Of the approximately 8,500 campuses across Texas 7200 achieved the Met Standard rating under the state's new accountability system and only 759 schools earned designations in all three potential areas (about 9% of all schools) including H.S.A Brownsville and 7 other Harmony campuses!
Congratulations to all students and teachers for their efforts and thank you parents for your continuous support!
Be proud of yourselves, Tigers, because we are proud of you! Check out our official campus report after the link! 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...