Calling all HSS Moms! Please join us on Wednesday, April 25th at 8:30am for Muffins With Moms. We would like to host you and your student to enjoy a light breakfast in your honor. We hope to see you there!

If you are able to attend, please RSVP by Wednesday, April 18th per the information below to Ms. Williams – jearnal.williams@harmonytx.org:

RSVP Subject Line: Muffins With Moms

Please note: Your student’s name, grade/section and your name

 

We will host our 5th Grade Historical Figures Wax Museum on Thursday, April 26th. Our 5th graders will provide a biographical experience with costumes included. There will be a Parent Viewing from 8:30-9:00am. We hope to see you there!

 

The Parent Academy has been cancelled for the 2017-2018 school year.  Please look for more information on the 2018-2019 Parent Academy.

 

We will have graduation pictures on Monday, April 16th. All Kindergarten and 5th grade students will be photographed in a cap & gown for graduation pictures on this day. This is NOT a free dress picture day, please come to school in your Harmony uniform.

 

We are getting pumped with our Tiger Spirit.  There will be a STAAR Pep Rally on Monday, April 9th to cheer on our STAAR testing students!  Go Tigers!

STAAR Testing will be on Tuesday, April 10th & Wednesday, April 11th. We will have a closed campus ALL WEEK for STAAR Preparation, testing and make-up testing. There will be no visitors all week. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

* CLOSED CAMPUS MONDAY 4/9 – FRIDAY 4/13 *

Our campus will sponsor a fundraiser for the Spring semester with the Save Around Coupon Books. These coupon books are filled with all sorts of useful savings from restaurants, sporting goods stores, shopping stores, family entertainment and much more!

Each book is $25 and each student that sells their first 5 will receive a free coupon book for their family.

If you would like to participate, each book you plan to sell will be pre-paid at the front office. You may pre-pay for one at a time or multiple books, once you have sold them you may pick up some more. Books may even be purchased online for family and friends that live out of town. The funds raised from the fundraiser will go toward student activities and guest assembly events.

Please help us support our school and pass on valuable

savings to your family and friends!

We will have a Student and Staff Holiday on Friday, March 30th.  Enjoy your long weekend!

 

Students will have a Spring Picture Day on Friday, March 29th. This picture day is a free-dress day according to the Harmony free dress guidelines. Have your students ready to smile big in their Spring attire!

Please note: Graduation Picture Day for Kindergarten & 5th Grade students will be on Monday, April 16th.

Our Gifted & Talented department will host a GT Parent Breakfast on Wednesday, March 28th at 8:30am. If you are available to attend, please reply via email to Mrs. Cox at Coloma.Cox@Harmonytx.org.

Get your dancing shoes polished, put on your stylish clothes and get your legs ready to boogie to the music! We are sponsoring a Spring Dance for our campus. There will be lots of fun and concessions too, so get together with your friends and come on out for a fun time! This event will take place on Friday, March 23rd from 6pm-8pm.

Student tickets will be available at the front office for pre-sale beginning Monday, March 19th during school hours.

Pre-Sale Tickets are $5

Student tickets at the door will be $7

Parents & Guardians are FREE!

*Please note: all students must be accompanied by an attending parent or adult guardian upon entrance. This is not a student drop-off event.

Parents are welcome to participate in our Campus Improvement Plan (CIP) meeting held Wednesday, March 21st at 4:00 PM in room #140.
Our purpose is to review the campus comprehensive needs assessment (CNA) data, develop goals, objectives and strategies for next school year.

Thursday, March 1st will be Parent/Teacher Conference Day. This day will also be an early dismissal day at 12:30 pm for students. We ask that students are not requested for early pick up after 12:15. Conference information will be provided soon.

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Howdy Partner! Friday, March 2nd is Texas Independence Day! In honor of this momentous day in history, we’d like to celebrate with HSS-Austin’s Go Texan Day! So pull out your cowboy/cowgirl outfit, shirt or blue jeans, wear your cowboy hat and dust off your boots to celebrate being a Texan! But please remember to follow free dress day guidelines.

We will have a special Black History assembly on Friday, March 2nd. We will host the African Safari program and look forward to learning amazing things!

 

LOST & FOUND UPDATE – February 26th – March 2nd

Will be the last opportunity to look for your students lost jackets, sweaters, lunch boxes etc.  Students always have the opportunity to look for their jackets, sweaters, etc. before school, during lunch/recess time and after school.  Parents, please remind your student to look for any items they might have lost.  You are also welcome to look for your child’s lost items in the morning, during your child’s lunch or after school.  Any clothes left after March 2nd will be donated.

Thank you!

 

Dear Parents and Guardians,

You are cordially invited to attend Harmony School of Science – Austin’s Comprehensive Needs Assessment meeting

Monday, February 26th at 3:45pm in room #140.

Our purpose is to identify educational strengths and areas that need improvement. This will help us prioritize the areas that most affect student achievement and guide the development of our campus improvement plan.  We hope to see you there!

If you live in District 46, you’re invited to participate in a Town Hall Meeting regarding the election for your Texas House Representative.  The candidates for the House District 46  district race will be present.  The forum will discuss charter education and reform.  More specifically the candidates will be there to answer your questions as well as hit on important topics such as teacher salary, school finance, local control and other policy measures that will likely impact your profession.  It is important to have your voice heard at this event, and I would truly appreciate and welcome your participation.
This meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 21st at Austin Achieve Charter School from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.  Pizza and beverages will be served and we will provide childcare at the facility if you wish to bring your family (see flyer attached at the bottom).
 
This forum is a great opportunity for you to address your lawmaker and to showcase the great outcomes in terms of student achievement taking place in your classrooms.  We hope that you will plan to attend.  Please RSVP to Dustin Cox (dcox@harmonytx.org).  I appreciate your time and thoughtful consideration.  Hope to see you there!

00675 District 46 Candidate Forum flyer english

00678 District 46 Candidate Forum Flyer – Spanish

Howdy Partner! Friday, March 2nd is Texas Independence Day! In honor of this momentous day in history, we’d like to celebrate with HSS-Austin’s Go Texan Day! So pull out your cowboy/cowgirl outfit, shirt or blue jeans, wear your cowboy hat and dust off your boots to celebrate being a Texan! But please remember to follow free dress day guidelines.

Texas Flag

Due to Mock STAAR Testing next week beginning Tuesday, February 20th – Friday, February 23rd, we will have a closed campus.  There will be no lunch visitors during all lunch periods.  We appreciate your cooperation and understanding during this time.

In observation of President’s Day Monday, February 19th is a student holiday and staff development day.

Dear Parent:
Harmony School of Science – Austin is sharing this information about the district and your child’s campus with you as part of its obligations under the federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB). Federal Report Cards for the state, the district, and each of the district’s campuses are now available on the Texas Education Agency’s website at: https://tea.texas.gov/Finance_and_Grants/Grants/Federal_Report_Card/.

Click here for the “Parent Notification Letter Federal Report Card”

Class Pictures and Fall Re-takes are scheduled for Wednesday, January 31st. Everyone come to school with a smile and happy faces! This is a school uniform picture day.

As we get ready for another semester of the Mad Science After School Club, we’d like to present a presentation for our students. Mad Science will be on our campus for a morning of Science fun and STEM activities. HSS-Austin students will have an opportunity to view a few projects and possibly be able to assist the Scientists as well. Don’t forget to be present for school and on time.

 

We will have our Jump Rope for Heart Assembly on Monday, January 29th