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.
Dear Parents/Guardians & Students:
Thank you for your continued support of Harmony Public Schools! Re-enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year is now open. Please be sure to return your re-
enrollment form(s) either to the front office by paper or through the student/parent portal no later than February 1, 2015. Space is limited for the upcoming
academic year, so seats are only guaranteed to students whose re-enrollment forms are returned by February 1, 2015.
Note: The re-enrollment form is for existing students ONLY.
Parents/guardians of students wishing to apply for the first time are required to complete a new student application, which can also be found at the front office
or on the school's web page.
Partners Resource Network – PEN Project and HSA-Odessa are collaborating!
This letter is to inform you that Partners Resource Network – PEN Project and HAS-Odessa are collaborating to conduct a parent training workshop on Thursday February 12th at 5:00pm at the HAS Odessa campus. The PRN-PEN Project’s mission is to empower and support parents of children and young adults with disabilities to be effective advocates for their children and to promote positive parent/professional partnerships. PRN-PEN Project will provide the services for FREE to Harmony Public Schools. The workshop topic will be about The Top 10 Basics of Special Education.
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Workshop Description: This workshop will provide participants with an easy to follow roadmap of the Special Education process. We will discuss some acronyms, their definitions and why we use them. A basic overview of the Special Education process from “identification” through “re-evaluation” will be discussed.
Some refreshments are going to be served during training. We look forward to seeing you all at this event on Thursday, February 12th at 5:00pm.
Melissa Torres Special Program Coordinator Phone: (432)363-6000
Parents have to login H-Sims by using their parent password to see the link. If parents use student password, the link will not be visible. Link will be seen between January 6 thru February 1st .If student has a re-enrollment record; link will not be visible again. Link will be seen only by parents whose kids does not have any re-enrollment record and use parent password to login the H-SIMS.
Re-Enrollment for 2015-2016 School Year
Re-enrollment process has already started. You may download the form from the link below and return the form to the Front Office no later than Sunday, February 1, 2015. We are happy to announce the process is entirely online now. Simply log in to your child's Database account with your parent password and click the Re-enrollment link. The link will not be visible when logged in with the student password.
After clicking the link, you will be asked to verify the student's date of birth. Upon entering the correct date of birth, the re-enrollment form will appear. Fill out the information, confirm, and submit. You will receive a confirmation email and your child's enrollment for next year will be complete!
This form is designed for currently enrolled students only. If you have any questions you may contact the front office at 432-363-6000.
Our Robotics Team advanced to the South Texas VEX Championship!
HSA-Odessa Robotics Teams competed in the VEXIQ Highrise Challenge Tournament at Shoemaker High School in Killeen, TX on Saturday, December 13th. Our elementary robotics team won excellence award, which is the highest award presented in the VEX IQ Challenge, and advanced to the South Texas VEX Championship. They will compute with other high performing teams in GreenVille, TX on February 28th. This VEXIQ tournament that will qualify teams for VEXIQ World Championship. GO ROBOCOPS!!!
Harmony Science Academy Staff would like to thank all parents who made our 2014 PotLuck Supper a success! Our Kindergarten, First and Second graders did an awesome job on their performances. A very Special Thank You from the PTO to all the parents who donated such wonderful items,and made the silent auction a success as well. WE HOPE TO SEE ALL OF YOU AGAIN NEXT YEAR!
HAVE A SAFE AND WONDERFUL HOLIDAY WEEK OFF!!
HSA-ODESSA celebrated Red Ribbon Week!
Harmony Science Academy- Odessa celebrated Red Ribbon Week! One of the activities was a door decorating contest between the teachers! Congratulations to Ms. Acosta for winning with her foxes!
Donuts with Dad!
Friday, October 24th, dads were invited to come to breakfast to have donuts with their child/ren. The breakfast was a yummy success! After the breakfast they visited our book fair and had fun with their child/ren.
Thanks to all the dads who came out to support donuts with Dad.
Harmony Science Academy Fall Festival a big success!
Thank you for all the support and donations for our First Harvest Festival! Families and students enjoyed great food and plenty of entertainment by our PTO, H.S.A staff, and volunteers. We are so excited to plan for next year! Click here for more pictures…
Muffins With MOM!
Thursday, October 23rd, moms were invited to come to breakfast to have muffins with their child/ren. Over moms attended. The breakfast was a yummy success! After the breakfast they visited our book fair and had fun with their child/ren.
Thanks to all the moms who came out to support Muffins with Mom.
Students celebrated National School Lunch Week with the theme of "Get in the Game with School Lunch." Students were encouraged to find a balance between healthy eating and physical activity. They also had the opportunity to eat with some special guests! The Odessa Jackalopes, UTPB Basketball Team, International Tennis Coaches from UTPB and Mr. Roy Williams, whom has played for U.T, Detroit Lions, Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys. more pictures
Texas Education Agency Great Success!
The State of Texas and the Texas Education Agency (TEA) have released the 2014 Accountability Summaries for all public schools. We are thrilled to announce that Harmony Science Academy -Odessa has earned the Accountability Rating of "Met Standard". The administration would like to extend our thanks to our committed students, our dedicated parents, and our talented teachers! This rating confirms everyone’s hard work during the 2013-2014 school year. read more
Here is the link for your donations: Science Olympiad Donation Hello from Harmony Science Academy! We have a small team of young scientists who desire to compete in a nationally recognized competition designed to test all aspects of their scientific knowledge. This competition, the Science Olympiad, has events ranging from: Life Science, Earth & Space Science, Physical Science & Chemistry, Technology & Engineering, and Inquiry & Nature of Science. More information for these events can be found at Event Information Link. Last year, Harmony Science Academy of Odessa placed 5th in regional completion of the Science Olympiad. This year, our goal is to get in the top three, and this isn't possible without YOU! Any donations you make goes directly towards our little scientists future.
read more . . . We set our goal at $4,000, this number would cover all expenses, including: admission fee, supplies, materials, travel, and t-shirts. Any contribution to our team is greatly appreciated! Regional Competition Details: February 28, 2015 Dallas/Ft. Worth Regional at North Lake College, Dallas Texas Thank you very much for your donation!
Science Olympiad Team Mentors: Mr. Dundar, Mr. Garrison, and Mr. Contreras.
2014-2015 Dress Code and Grooming Policy
Please click here to see the Dress Code and Grooming Policy.
Texas Transition and Employment Guide posting
The Texas Transition and Employment Guide provides youth, young adults, parents and professionals with secondary transition resources to facilitate a young person’s progress towards post-secondary goals to education, employment, and community living. This guide will continually be updated. Texas Transition and Employment Guide posting
Harmony Revised Summer School Policy
Promotion for failing students
Students who failed the year or the state assessment have two options to be promoted to the next grade level: • Option 1: Receive additional instruction in Summer School and earn passing grade. read more . . .
HSA-ODESSA 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR ACADEMIC CALENDAR
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...
February 16, Monday
Staff Meeting (no classes)
March 9, Monday
Spring Break (no classes)
March 10, Tuesday
Spring Break (no classes)
March 11, Wednesday
Spring Break (no classes)
March 12, Thursday
Spring Break (no classes)
March 13, Friday
Spring Break (no classes)
March 23, Monday
Fourth Quarter Starts
April 3, Friday
Spring Holiday (no classes)
May 25, Monday
Memorial Day (no classes)
May 29, Friday
Inclement Weather Make-up Day (no classes)
Harmony Science Academy-Odessa 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.