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
Regional Science Olympiad!
We attended Regional Science Olympiad at Tarleton State University - Stephenville, TX on February 22nd. Our Science Olympiad teams did really good job. Here is the places Science Olympiad Team Members have got from Regional Science Olympiad at Tarleton State University - Stephenville, TX. 15 teams were competing at this event.
Division B (Middle School)
Robo-Cross – 2nd Place
Rotor Egg Drop – 2nd Place
Wheeled Vehicle - 3rd Place
Boomilever - 3rd Place
Picture This - 5th Place
STAAR PRACTICE 2 TESTING
H.S.A Odessa STAAR Practice 2 Testing will take place on Monday, Feb. 24th through Friday, Feb. 28th for students in grades 1-8. Please make sure that your child is well rested, has eaten breakfast and is AT SCHOOL ON TIME on these days. Students need to come prepared with #2 pencils and erasers. Please remind your child that it is important to do their personal best on these assessments, as we will use the results as guides for placing students into Weekday After School and Saturday Tutoring, and/or intervention pull –outs.
Harmony VEX IQ Challenge!
We are excited to announce Harmony VEX IQ Challenge, a robotics platform designed to transform STEM learning for young students and their teachers. Registration is open for the Harmony VEX IQ Challenge robotics tournament which will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center on Friday May 2, 2014 during the I-SWEEEP public view day. HSA-ODESSA will attend this competition with Elementary Robotics Team! Click here to watch VEX IQ Challenge Video
Harmony Science Academy-Odessa is Now Accepting Applications!
Dear Prospective Parent/Guardian, Harmony School in Odessa is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 Academic School Year.
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Harmony Schools are college preparatory charter schools with an emphasis on Science, Mathematics, and Computer Technologies. There are currently 38 campuses across the state of Texas. Harmony Schools have received various Gold Performance Achievement Awards. Harmony Science Academy (HAS) was listed in US News Best High Schools for 2009 and 2010. The achievements of the Harmony Schools have been acknowledged by many community members. Not only are we known for our award achievements, we are also known for providing an excellent education within a nurturing environment. Harmony Schools offer an advanced and challenging curriculum as well as opportunities for our students to participate in numerous extracurricular activities. We also offer an extensive after school program which offers free tutorial services and an abundant of academic and social clubs.
Parents interested in Harmony Schools may submit an application by mail, fax or online at Harmony Science Academy Odessa. The application deadline is March 15th, 2014.FAQ
Texas Education Agency Great Success!
Measuring Up Live®
Dear Parent or Guardian, Our school has partnered with Peoples Education® to provide your child with Measuring Up Live®, a digital learning solution that provides assessment and practice for the Common Core State Standards for mathematics and English language arts. Peoples Education® has created this program to help your child master the rigorous new Common Core State Standards.
read more . . . The Common Core State Standards are a clear set of K–12 grade-specific expectations. Developed by a consortium of states and coordinated by the National Governors Association and the Council of Chief State School Officers, these standards define what it means for students to be college- and career-ready in the 21st century. The Measuring Up Live® program will encourage your child to think on a higher level.
SCHOOL OF CHOICE!
Science Olympiad Success!
We attended Science Olympiad invitational at Harmony Science of Innovation Forth Worth on February 1st. Our Science Olympiad teams did really good job. Here is the places Science Olympiad Team Members have got from Science Olympiad Invitational - Fort Worth, TX. 16 teams were competing at this event.
“I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.” – George Washington
Originally created to recognize the birthday of the first president of the United States, Presidents’ Day is now a national holiday honoring the birthdays George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, as well as a day to remember all U.S. presidents.Harmony Public Schools strives to incorporate a strong sense of civic and community responsibility, as well as an appreciation for our nation’s history into our students’ educational experience.
Students at Harmony campuses across the state usually observe this day in various fashions, including working on Presidents’ Day-themed activities in the classroom, observing a moment of silence for those presidents who have passed as well as signing the National Anthem.
Project Based Learning(PBL) at Harmony
The Project Based Learning initiative, launched during the 2013-2014 school year, addresses the increased need for students to acquire 21st century skills.
Through Project Based Learning (PBL), students are exposed to deep learning experiences that are inquiry based, student-centered, and integrated to the curriculum.
The Harmony approach is to maintain the focus on standards-based and student-centered teaching while enriching and extending the learning of students through PBL projects. read more . . .
Progress Report Card / Report Card
Parents receive written notice of students' grades and progress on a regular basis. Progress Reports are not permanent records of student grades but are designed to inform parents of the students progress to date. Grades may be accessed on-line via the school web page.
Harmony Science Academy - Odessa accountability summary is viewable by clicking read more below! This year's accountability ratings were listed out as "met" or "not met" standard. Harmony Science Academy is proud to let you know we met standard. 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...