Dr. Seuss and Read Across America

Dr. Seuss and Read Across America

To celebrate Read Across America Week and the birthday of Dr. Seuss we will be having dress-up days the week of February 25th-March 1st.  Below are the dress up days:
Monday, February 25th- “Cat in the Hat”- Hat Day, wear your favorite hat.
Tuesday, February 26th- “Fox in Socks”- Crazy Sock Day, wear your crazy socks.
Wednesday, February 27th- “Oh the Places You’ll Go”- Career Day, dress up as what you want to be when you grow up.
Thursday, February 28th- “Sleep Book”- Pajama Day, wear your pajamas to school.
Friday, March 1st- Favorite Character Day, dress as your favorite Dr. Seuss character
Harmony School Of Innovation San Antonio Enrollement Lottery

Harmony School Of Innovation San Antonio Enrollement Lottery

Lottery Announcement

Harmony Public Schools campuses in the San Antonio/Laredo/Brownsville area will host the 2019-2020 student admission lottery at 1:15 pm, on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.  This will be held at the Harmony School of Excellence – San Antonio campus located at 2015 SW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78227.

This lottery is open to the public.

 

Volunteer At The Book Fair

Volunteer At The Book Fair

We are looking for volunteers to help at the Fall book fair.  You can sign up through the VOLY link that is located at the top right of our website.  Thank you in advance for any time you can give.

 

Come To Our Scholastic Book Fair

Come To Our Scholastic Book Fair

The book fair will be open March 4th – March 7th.  Please check with your students teacher to see what day/time their class will be visiting.

Visiting Times For Parents/Guardians/Families:

7:30AM – during special book fair breakfasts on Mon, Tues & Wed – students may attend with you

8:00AM – 2:00PM during the week

You may visit the following link to shop at our online fair March 7th through March 27th.

http://www.scholastic.com/bf/harmonyschinnovsanantonio1

Book Fair Breakfast

Book Fair Breakfast

We invite you to join us for breakfast on the following days of the book fair:

Muffins With Mom – March 4th at 7:30AM in the 3rd floor cafeteria

Donuts With Dad – March 5th at 7:30AM in the 3rd floor cafeteria

Goodies With Grandparents – March 6th at 7:30AM in the 3rd floor cafeteria

Make sure your voice is heard: text "HARMONYPROUD" TO 55222 to volunteer and learn more!

 

The 2019 Legislative session is underway and public education reform is among the top priorities! Make sure your voice is heard by becoming a Harmony Parent Advocate. Text “HARMONYPROUD” to 55222 to volunteer or learn more.

¡La sesión legislativa de 2019 está en marcha y la reforma de la educación pública está entre las principales prioridades! Asegúrese de que su voz sea escuchada al convertirse en un defensor de padres de Harmony. Envíe “SOYHARMONY” al 55222 para ofrecerse como voluntario u obtener más información.

Student And Staff Holiday

Student And Staff Holiday

Monday, February 4th, is a student and staff holiday.  Classes will resume on Tuesday, Febrary 5th.

Join Us For: Math Night Thursday February 7th 3:30-4:30

Join Us For: Math Night Thursday February 7th 3:30-4:30

Please join us for Math Night on Thursday, February 7th, from 3:30-4:40PM. Each grade level will host their math night in their classroom. Pre-K through 2nd grade will be learning about math centers.  3rd – 8th grade will be going over our math software system (ALEKS) and how to understand it.

Spring Group Pictures February 5th

Spring Group Pictures February 5th

Spring Group Pictures will be Tuesday, February 5th.  Students will wear their uniform.

History Fair - Jan 23rd 5:00-6:00

We invite you to come support HSI-SA scholars at the 2019 History Fair.  The fair will be on Wednesday, January 23rd, from 5:00PM – 6:00PM in the 3rd floor cafeteria.  We hope to see you there!

Spelling Bee

Our 2019 spelling bee will be held on Monday, January 28th, from 3:30PM – 4:30PM in the 4th floor intervention room.  Please come out to show your support for the students as they participate in this event.

January 17 Parent Academy 5:00PM-6:00PM

Please join us for our second Parent Academy that will take place on January 17th from 5:00-6:00PM in the 4th floor intervention room. Valerie (M.A., CAI-I, LPC Intern), owner of Lighthouse Intervention/LLC, will discuss the topics of anxiety/depression and suicide prevention.  The session is titled ”
Breaking the silence, starting a conversation, recognizing depression & anxiety”.  We hope that you can make it out for this informative night – snacks will be provided.

You’re invited to take our website survey to find out if our website is meeting your needs. At Harmony, we want to be “in touch” with our community, so opening a feedback mechanism is a great way for you to participate in making decisions about the future of our work.

In this case, we need your valuable opinions on the design and overall usability of the site for our upcoming redesign.

It’s easy to take part in the survey and should take no longer than 5 minutes to complete!

All we ask is that you be open and honest and give us your feelings on the website.

You don’t have to be a graphic designer, communications specialist, or even a web-developer to give feedback, all we want is your opinion as a website user – this will help us improve our communications and give us a chance to hear your ideas too!

Click on the link below to take the survey immediately.

Digital Ecosystem Team

Website Survey

Harmony Gifted & Talented Education

 

In accordance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented students, Harmony Public Schools will begin taking referrals for all interested students in grades K-12 for gifted and talented screening.

Anyone interested in the educational welfare of these students may nominate them for assessment. Students in grades 2 & up who were tested in the Fall 2018 are not eligible to test in Spring 2019. Referral forms are available at the front office and on the school’s web site.

Referral Form (English)
Referral Form (Spanish)

The referral forms must be returned to the front office by Friday, February 8, 2019.

The 2019 Spring GT testing window is February 11, 2019 – March 29, 2019.

For more information about the screening and identification process, parents may contact the school’s GT Coach/teacher.

Special Dress Days For Dec. 17-10

To celebrate the arrival of Winter Break we are allowing students to have special dress days December 17th – 20th.  Here is the attire for each day.

12/17  -Merry Monday: Holiday hat, headband, bows, and scarves with the uniform.
12/18 – Flannel Tuesday: Flannel shirts and jeans
12/19 – Pajama Wednesday: Pajama day
12/20 – Tacky Thursday: Holiday, ugly or regular sweater and jeans.
What not to wear:
1.  No pajamas shorts, nightgowns, no see-through pajamas, no onesies, no onesie with hoodies.  No tights, sweatpants, athletic tights, or sweatpants.  No slippers or slides.  Pajamas should have sleeves.
2. No cut-off flannel shirts — they must have sleeves.
3. Attire can not have any inappropriate language or objects on it.

 

Winter Break Student Holiday

Winter break is Friday, December 21st, through January 4th and Monday, January 7th is a student holiday.  Enjoy your break – classes will resume on Tuesday, January 8th.

Harmony Public Schools joins the country in mourning the loss of President George H.W. Bush, a leader known as the “education president” for his tireless devotion to America’s schoolchildren.

A statewide Day of Mourning has been declared by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, to allow Texans to pay their respects to President Bush. All Harmony Public School campuses will remain open and operating on their regular schedule on this date.

Join Us At McTeacher Night!

Please mark your calendars for our first McTeacher Night that will take place on Thursday, December 13th, from 4-7PM (5700 Walzem Rd).  A portion of the nights sales will go back to the school. We will also sell sugar cookies for $1/cash and we get 100% of those profits — so make sure to bring money for dessert too 🙂  Here is a list of the teachers that will be helping out that night:

4:00 – 4:30
(Ms. Ashley, Ms. Rodriguez, Mr. West, Ms. Gray, Ms. McElroy & Ms.Miller)

4:30 – 5:00
(Ms. Hoop, Ms. Rodriguez, Mr. West, Ms. Miller, Ms. Gray & Ms.McElroy)

5:00 – 5:30
(Ms. Flores, Ms. Moreland, Ms. Denton, Ms. Hayes & Ms. Osbon)

5:30 – 6:00
(Ms. Moreland, Ms. Hayes, Ms. Osbon, Ms. Flores & PrincipalAykanat)

6:00 – 6:30
(Ms. Moreland, Ms. Mader, Ms. Chesnut, Ms. Usrey & Ms. Moran)

6:30 – 7:00
(Ms. Mader, Ms. Chesnut, Ms. Usrey, Ms. Moran & Ms. Moreland)

 

Award Ceremony

We invite you to attend the first semester award ceremony for your scholar on Thursday, December 20th, in the 4th floor intervention room.  The schedule is as follows:

8:30 – 9:00 Pre-K
9:00 – 9:30 Kinder
9:30 – 10:00 1st Grade
10:00 – 10:30 2nd Grade
10:30 – 11:00 3rd Grade
11:30 – 12:00 8th Grade
12:00 – 12:30 6th Grade
12:30 – 1:00 7th Grade
1:30 – 2:00 5th Grade
2:00 – 2:30 4th Grade

Student Holiday Thanksgiving Break

Friday, November 16th, is a student holiday and Thanksgiving break is the following week (November 19th – 23rd).  Have a great holiday break and we will see everyone back on Monday, November 26th.

Seeking Bilingual And ESL Teachers

Seeking Bilingual And ESL Teachers

Harmony School of Innovation San Antonio is seeking dedicated Bilingual and ESL teachers.  Bachelor’s degree in a directly related field and Texas teacher certification are required.  Please email your resume to maykanat@harmonytx.org.

We're Hiring

Harmony Public Schools is recruiting talented, compassionate bilingual teachers dedicated to helping every student succeed. Harmony offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits and a commitment to excellence in the classroom.

Interested applicants may read the job description, or apply online.

Fall Fest

We invite you to come join the fun at our Fall Festival on Friday, November 2nd, from 5:00PM – 7:00PM.  Tickets will be sold for food and activities.

Come To Our Scholastic Book Fair

The book fair will be open October 29th – November 2nd.  Please check with your students teacher to see what day/time their class will be visiting.

Visiting Times For Parents/Guardians/Families:

7:30AM – during special book fair breakfasts on Mon, Tues & Wed – students may attend with you

8:00AM – 2:00PM during the week

5:00PM – 6:30PM on Friday

You may visit the following link to shop at our online fair which will be held November 2nd – November 22nd.

http://www.scholastic.com/bf/harmonyschinnovsanantonio1

 

Book Fair Breakfast

We invite you to join us for breakfast on the following days of the book fair:

Muffins With Mom – October 29th at 7:30AM in the 3rd floor cafeteria

Donuts With Dad – October 30th at 7:30AM in the 3rd floor cafeteria

Goodies With Grandparents – October 31st at 7:30AM in the 3rd floor cafeteria