Month: January 2018
Date: Saturday, February 3, 2018
Time: 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Location: Brownsville Events Center
1 Event Center
Brownsville, Texas 78526
This color walk/run features a designated 3.2 mile and 1-mile course. During the race, participants are doused with color at various color stations ending with one final color celebration at the finish line.
*1-mile fun run for children of all ages. Medals given to all participants. No trophies*
The registration fee includes run/walk registration, individual color packet, race bib, and a My School Color Run T-shirt!
**Promotional items only guaranteed if you sign up before 01/19/2018 **
to register and donate online!
Please make checks to Harmony School of Innovation.
Join the fun with a pre-race Zumba warm up!!
In accordance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented students, Harmony Public Schools will begin taking nominations for all interested students in grades 1-12 for gifted and talented screening. Anyone interested in the educational welfare of these students may nominate them for assessment.
Nomination forms are available at the front office, or may be downloaded below. The forms must be returned to the front office by Friday, February 9, 2018. Assessment will begin on Monday, February 5, 2018. For more information about the screening and identification process, parents may contact the school’s GT Coach/teacher.
Saturday at 9 PM – 12 AM
Jan 20 at 9 PM to Jan 21 at 12 AM
Harmony School of Innovation – Brownsville
Harmony Public Schools’ Parent Academy is an important school-based initiative designed to strengthen school, home, and community partnerships that equip families with the necessary tools to be strong advocates at home and in their communities.
The Parent Academy sessions are where families have the opportunity to build trusting relationships with school faculty, staff and community partners in order to support their family and scholars on the road to educational success, college and beyond.
We will have in-house session giving information on HPS Digital learning, Skyward/School Cafe, Bullying 101, ESL Student Support.
We will also offer sessions from organizations and businesses from within our community such as State Farm Insurance, Westlake Family Dentistry, The Behavioral Health Solutions of South Texas, It’s Time Texas, Texas Southmost’s College Recruitment Office, City of Brownsville Health Department, and the Cameron County Public Health Department.
If you have any questions or would like to reserve your spot, please contact Ms. G. Betancourt at email@example.com.
La Academia para Padres de las Escuelas Públicas de Harmony es una importante iniciativa escolar diseñada para fortalecer las asociaciones entre la escuela, el hogar y la comunidad que equipan a las familias con las herramientas necesarias para ser fuertes defensores en el hogar y en sus comunidades.
Las sesiones de Parent Academy son donde las familias tienen la oportunidad de construir relaciones de confianza con los profesores de la escuela, el personal y los socios de la comunidad con el fin de apoyar a sus familias y académicos en el camino hacia el éxito educativo, la universidad y más.
Tendremos sesiones en casa con información sobre el aprendizaje digital de HPS, Skyward / School Cafe, Bullying 101, Apoyo para estudiantes de ESL.
También ofreceremos sesiones de organizaciones y negocios de nuestra comunidad como State Farm Insurance, Westlake Family Dentistry, The Behavioral Health Solutions del Sur de Texas, It’s Time Texas, la Oficina de Reclutamiento Universitario de Texas Southmost, el Departamento de Salud de la Ciudad de Brownsville, y Cameron Salud Pública del Condado.
Si tiene alguna pregunta o desea reservar su lugar, comuníquese con la Sra. G. Betancourt en firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, February 9 at 3 PM – 6 PM
Parents and Guardians please do not forget to set up your appointments for this important event. Appointment bookings will BEGIN on FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2018. Each appointment to speak to your child’s teacher will be 7 minutes long, if you feel that you will need more time, please set up a separate conference with the teacher/s. This can be done by emailing the teacher or calling the front office. We also have our Spaghetti Night and Art Auction, don’t forget to buy your tickets!
Padres y tutores, no se olviden de programar sus citas para este importante evento. Las reservaciones de citas comenzarán el VIERNES, 26 DE ENERO DE 2018. Cada cita para hablar con el maestro de su hijo tendrá una duración de 7 minutos, si cree que necesitará más tiempo, programe una conferencia por separado con el maestro/a. Esto se puede hacer enviando un correo electrónico al maestro/a o llamando a la oficina principal. ¡También tenemos nuestra noche de espaguetis y subasta de arte, no olvides comprar tus boletos!
Family Spaghetti Night Fundraiser for Summer Bridge Programs
Friday, February 9 at 5 PM – 7 PM
You won’t want to miss out on this delicious meal of spaghetti that is being sponsored by Golden Corral. It will be held on the evening of Parent/Teacher Conference along with an Art Auction. All art work is painted and drawn by our HSI students. Each ticket is $6.00 and will come with spaghetti, salad, bread and tea. Get them early as we only have a limited of tickets available. All proceeds will be used toward the Summer Bridge Programs for our very own students. We appreciate your support and hope to see you here!
No querrá perderse esta deliciosa comida de spaghetti patrocinada por Golden Corral. Se llevará a cabo la noche de la conferencia de padres y maestros junto con una subasta de Arte. Todos los trabajos de arte son pintados y dibujados por nuestros estudiantes de HSI. Cada boleto cuesta $ 6.00 e incluye espagueti, ensalada, pan y té. Consíguelos temprano ya que solo tenemos un número limitado de boletos disponibles. Todas las ganancias se usarán para los programas Summer Bridge para nuestros propios estudiantes. Agradecemos su apoyo y esperamos verte aquí!
We would like to advise you that we will resume classes tomorrow at regular school scheduled time (January 18, 2018). All students and staff have free dress, please bundle up and stay warm. We will see you tomorrow.
Estimados padres / tutores,
Nos gustaría aconsejarle que reanudaremos las clases mañana a la hora programada de la escuela regular (Enero 18, 2018) . Todos los estudiantes y el personal tienen vestido libre, por favor, abrigarse y mantenerse abrigado. Nos veremos mañana.
If you are a fifth grader in the Brownsville area looking for a math challenge, “The Best of the Best” may be for you! “The Best of the Best” is a fast-paced, problem-solving/computation competition where students race to see who can correctly answer as many as questions possible. Individual and team scores will be calculated and awards will be rewarded! So join us individually or gather your team of three from your school and join us for this fun competition.
Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/WMquCghYtbbsOFg32
5th grade students will take a test and top students will get below awards. Students will take an individual test focusing on various topics including; mathematical process, numerical representations-relationships, computations, algebra, geometry, probability, data analysis, mental math, and speed math. Though test is challenging, we hope they will be fun for everyone. We have also included several easy questions on the tests so that new competitors can develop their confidence without getting discouraged. The top 10 contestants will receive certificates commemorating their achievement in addition to the top prizes listed below.
These are the awards according to the Written Exam results:
Students: Individual scores will be used.
1st Place – Trophy & I Pad Air
2nd Place – Trophy & Beats by Dr. Dre – Beats Studio2 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones – Gloss White
3rd Place – Trophy & Kindle Fire
4th Place – Trophy
5th Place – Trophy
6-8 students will get medals
Top 10: certificates
Schools: Average of top three students from each school will consist the school score.
1st Place School – Trophy
2nd Place School – Trophy
3rd Place School – Trophy
Teachers: Winning school teacher will be awarded if teacher name and contact information submitted with the student registration.
1st Place School – $50 Gift Card
2nd Place School – $30 Gift Card
3rd Place School – $20 Gift Card
Sign-in: 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Written Exam: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
STEM Festival: 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Award Ceremony: 11:30 pm – 12:30 pm
There is no registration fee for this competition. It is open to all 5th-grade students in Brownsville Area. For planning purposes, we would appreciate a prompt response. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us by email email@example.com
Registration deadline is January 20th.
Location: HarmonySchool of Innovation -Brownsville
Address: 3451 Dana Ave.., Brownsville, TX 78526
Date: Saturday, January 27th, 2018
Dear Harmony Students, Parents, Guardians, and Staff.
Due to cold weather all after school activities have been canceled for today. Please pick up students at regular dismissal times 3:30 for middle school and 3:50 for High school students.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Remember to Stay Warm.
Harmony School of Innovation will have Free Dress tomorrow Tuesday 16th. On Wednesday the 17th we will be closing our school due to extreme weather expected all day. We will be monitoring the weather and make necessary announcements. Thank you
If you have any questions, please contact the GT Coordinator Ms. Jefferies, 956-544-1348.
Re-Enrollment for 2018-2019
We hope that your Holiday break has been wonderful and full of blessings. We would like to remind you that our re-enrollment has started for the new upcoming year. Current students attending Harmony School of Innovation need only to re-enroll through Skyward, Click here. If you need assistance re-enrolling feel free to stop by the school January 4th and the 5th from 8 am to 3pm. Staff will be available to assist you in re-enrollment process. We will have computers available for you to use. Please remember to bring any bill such as a utility, phone statement etc. to complete the process.
Thank you and we will see you there.
Reinscripción para 2018-2019
Esperamos que su descanso de vacaciones haya sido maravilloso y lleno de bendiciones. Nos gustaría recordarle que nuestra reinscripción ha comenzado para el próximo año entrante. Los estudiantes actuales que asisten a Harmony School of Innovation solo necesitan volver a inscribirse a través de Skyward, haga clic aquí. Si necesita ayuda para volver a inscribirse, no dude en pasar por la escuela el 4 y 5 de Enero 8 am a 3 pm. El personal estará disponible para ayudarlo en el proceso de reinscripción. Tendremos computadoras disponibles para su uso. Por favor, recuerde traer cualquier factura como una utilidad, declaración telefónica, etc. para completar el proceso.
Gracias y te veremos allí.