HSI Carrollton is having its first Homecoming dance this Saturday, November 1st from 7 to 11 pm. Our students have been dressed up all week in support of drug free living and anti-bullying. For the first time ever our halls are filled with mums in preparation for the dance. Go Tigers!
GT Testing Schedule
Parents of Nominated Students for the GT Program, the testing schedule below is a tentative plan for next week, Nov. 3-7. If there are any updates, this schedule will be revised and reposted.
Nov. 3- No School
Nov. 4- 7th and 8th Grade
Nov. 5- 5th and 6th (morning), 3rd and 4th (afternoon)
Nov. 6- No testing
Nov. 7- 1st and 2nd (morning), Kindergarten (afternoon)
GT Coordinator (Please direct questions to awheat@...)
HSI Tiger Logo Contest Winner - Davide Vissepo
We are pleased to announce that Davide Vissepo has won our Tiger logo contest with his amazing submission. Expect to start seeing it all over school. Thank you Davide!
Student Holiday, Monday, November 3
Dear parents and students,
This is a reminder that Monday, November 3 will be a student holiday while HSI staff attends district training. Students will return to school Tuesday, November 4. Please enjoy your weekend.
HSI-Dallas was selected as a 2013-2014 Title I Reward School
Congratulations on Harmony School of Innovation-Dallas being selected as a 2013-2014 Title I Reward School.
This campus is on the Reward High-Performing Schools List and High-Progress Schools List. A Title I school is identified as a High Performing School if that school receives distinction designations based on math and reading performance, and at the high school level, is also among the Title I schools with the highest graduation rates or has exceeded AYP for two or more consecutive years. In the attachment, 2013-2014 Reward School Methodology, there is a much more detailed explanation of the identification process.
Science Fair Judges needed for HSI-Carrollton's 6th Annual Middle School Science Fair
Dear parents, teachers and community members,
We are honored and excited to announce our 6th Annual Middle School Science Fair on Saturday, December 13, 2014. The science team is currently looking for judges to help out on this fun day from 8:00 to 11:30AM. If you are interested, please click the links below to read more information about the Science Fair and reserve a judge's spot to judge projects.
Congratulations to Karson G. 4B for winning the BoxTops contest with 358 BoxTops! Way to go Karson. PTO is excited to award Karson with a Harmony Tigers jacket for his contribution to the contest. Thank you to everyone who turned in BoxTops. The school received over 3,000 BoxTops this quarter. Wow, way to go Harmony Tigers.
Tumble Book Online Library Access
Tumble Book Library is an online (K-5) collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Many of these books are A.R. Books as well. We would like to take this time to thank our PTO Board for purchasing this database system for our campus. Please join us in promoting positive reading habits by having your child read these online books whenever they have an opportunity to read. Thank you for your support. If you have any questions, please contact your child's homeroom teacher. For Parent Access (see note)- "Copy and Paste link below into your browser": http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/auto_login.asp?U=hsoi&P=books
T-STEM Academy Designation Awarded Again
We are proud to announce that Harmony School of Innovation - Dallas is a designated T-STEM academy by Texas Education Agency! Texas Science, Technology, Engineering and Math initiative, known as T-STEM, is a part of the Educate Texas program which is a statewide collaboration between Texas Education Agency, policy makers, educators and private philanthropists working together to find innovative ways to improve Texas schools. T-STEM initiative offers a fundamental approach to empower teachers, inspire students, and advance the studies in these four fields. The public-private initiative of academies, professional development centers and networks is designed to improve instruction and academic performance in science and mathematics-related subjects at secondary schools. For more information please visit the following link
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...
The Cosmos Foundation is a non-profit corporation that was established in Houston, Texas. Cosmos Foundation is organized and shall be operated exclusively for educational, scientific, and literary purposes. The Cosmos Foundation is dedicated to quality education and it promotes science, mathematics and educational technology in school environments. The Cosmos Foundation is the parent organization for Harmony Public Schools.