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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:50 AM
School leader Yashar Chucker
District Harmony Science Academy (San Antonio)
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Turkish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Business
Engineering
Foreign languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Medical
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Internships
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Early childhood program offered No

Support

10
Facilities
including: Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training Business management
Industrial / Graphic Design
Engineering
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 68% 52%
White 19% 29%
Black 8% 13%
Asian or Pacific Islander 4% 4%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 9% 17%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 62% 60%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
4
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
16
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Game club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Volunteer in any activity
Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Awards

Academic award Distinction in Math- STAAR
Year received 2013

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Northwest Vista College
Partner website Http://www.alamo.edu/nvc/
Partner Alamo Colleges
Partner website Http://www.alamo.edu/

Enrollment

Learn more Www.hsasa.org
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 1546
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 226
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014