The open enrollment period for new Harmony Public Schools students is approaching fast.
Open Enrollment for campuses statewide begins Nov. 1 and continues through Feb. 10 for students wishing to enroll for the Fall 2019 semester.
What is Harmony?
Harmony Public Schools is a system of exceptional PreK-12 college-preparatory charter schools in Texas, specializing inScience, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).
Harmony has 56 schools in communities across Texas, including Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, El Paso and in neighborhoods everywhere in between. Click here to find a campus near you.
What comes with a Harmony Public Schools education?
The Harmony Public Schools system is frequently recognized as one of the best school systems in Texas for its well-rounded curriculum with a special emphasis on STEM education.
In 2018, six of districts received ‘A’ ratings from the Texas Education Agency on its annual state accountability ratings. The TEA also found that all of Harmony’s campuses earned a “Met Standard” rating in its 2018 STARR testing.
Harmony also has a 100 percent college acceptance rate system-wide among our graduating seniors.
What is our enrollment process?
Open enrollment for Harmony Public Schools statewide begins Nov. 1 and continues through Feb. 10. Our application and instructions for submission can be found online or at any of our campus offices. In the event the number of qualified applicants exceeds the maximum enrollment at any campus, a lottery is held at the end of February to fairly fill the available openings.
Find out more …
To find out more about our admissions process, including information about selection process and required application materials, please visit harmonytx.org/admissions.php
Dear Parents/Guardians and students
There will be NO School on Friday, September 28th due to the professional development.
Dear Harmony Parents/Guardians,
As promised, this letter is to provide an update to the events that transpired today.
As of 8:00PM, the necessary repairs have not been completed and the building is not ready for students.
Campus will be closed on Thursday September 13th.
Classes will resume on our regular bell schedule Friday September 14th.
We would like to thank everyone; parents, staff, and our students for such a fast and smooth emergency dismissal this morning. We are blessed to have so many people willing to do whatever it takes to ensure student safety.
Your patience and support is very appreciated. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you have questions or concerns.
Every Campus Received a “Met Standard” Rating!
The Seven Harmony Districts Received six “A”s and one “B” Rating:
Get ready for your back-to-school shopping with our new Harmony school supply list!
Click HERE to view/print out our list.
ESL/Bilingual Teacher (Dallas, TX)
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
- Meet Texas “highly qualified” standards.
- Texas Teacher Certificate appropriate for level and subject area of assignment (required for ESL/Bilingual, SPED and preferred for other subjects).
- Plan a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students.
- Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of thestudents.
- Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for individual differences.
- Prepare for classes assigned and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisor.
- Encourage students to set and maintain standards of classroom behavior.
- Guide the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and, in harmony with the goals, establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects, and the like to communicate these objectives to the students.
- Employ a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided, and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved.
- Strive to implement, by instruction and action, the district’s philosophy of education and instructional goals and objectives
- Assess the accomplishments of the students on a regular basis and provide progress reports as required.
- Refer students for evaluation by district specialists as required.
For more information: Apply Now!!
PTO Meeting will be on April 19th at 6:00 PM.
Following the meeting at 6:30 PM will be a play performance by our very own students.
One Act Play -Tracks by Peter Tarsi 6:30 pm
$5 for adults, $3 for students (These donations will go toward the One Act students getting T-Shirts to commemorate this play season.)
You can buy the tickets from Ms. Hunter, Mr. Goodson, and the Front Office.
The meeting and the performance will be held in Rotunda. All staff and parents are very welcome to join us!
Wednesday April 4, 2018
For: Earnings go towards Gifted & Talented field trips
Cost: $10 each
Students participating: 4th, 5th, 8th grade
A big congrats to Victoria F., Liberty K. Eliyah E. for being nominees for the 2018 Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering for Rising Stars), a program of Society for Science & the Public.
The Broadcom MASTERS is a national competition. Only 10% of middle school projects nationwide are invited to apply online for the national competition.
A big thank you to Mr. Ilhan, Mr. & Mrs. Kelly, Ms.Carla and Ms. Fasakin for being present and supporting our team as well as Mr. Altiyev, Mr. Aslan and middle school science teachers for supporting our students.
Students are collecting items for homeless teens and women to make blessing bags to be donated to the women and teen shelters in Dallas.
Items requested: make-up, toiletries, tampons, clothes, ALL hygiene products.
Please help us gather what we can to help the women and teens in need!
All items can be dropped off to Ms. Harris, Room 309.
For any questions, please email Ms. Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is NJHS and what can it bring to a school?
8th grade meetings are in progress, and 9-11th students have just started.
9-11th Grade Course Selection Forms are available to download as follow:
Appeal Form for AP/Honors courses are also available. This is due April 1, 2018.
Parent meetings are not required for current 9-11th grade course selections, but are available upon request.
This form will be used by the Advanced Placement Committee if the student does not currently meet the initial PSAT/TSI policy. Filling this form does not guarantee entry into an AP course, and students will still be required to complete all required summer assignments in order to stay in the course.
The committee will consider the following information to determine if a student is eligible for an honors or AP Course: AP Potential- PSAT, SAT/TSI/ACT and other test data if available, teacher recommendations, previous AP Experience, AP Exams, and GPA.
Please reach out to Mrs. Senlik (email@example.com) for current 9th grade student’s, and Mrs. Rivers (firstname.lastname@example.org) for current 10th-11th grade students if you would like to schedule a meet with your counselor.