Entries by John Boyd

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U.S. Department of Education awards Harmony $27.8 million grant

(TEXAS) – On the eve of National Principals Month, the U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $27.8 million Teacher and School Leader Incentive grant to Harmony Public Schools to train, equip, and retain top-level school leaders at its campuses across the state. This project will strengthen and evolve Harmony’s existing Human Capital Management System, […]

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Harmony Public Schools hosts HPS Reading Challenge

Reading skills are foundational to educational success for all students. Encouraging students to read more improves their skills and promotes a love of reading they can continue throughout their educational years and into adulthood. That’s why Harmony Public Schools is hosting a fall Reading Challenge for all students in all campuses. Join your classmates from […]

Harmony Public Schools Reopening FAQ: Operations & Health

Note: This document is intended as a simplified version of our Harmony Public Schools “Back to School Playbook 2020-2021.” For further information or clarification on any topic, please refer to the Playbook.   When will campuses re-open? As of August 1, 2020, campuses are scheduled to open Tuesday, September 8 for in-person learning to those […]

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Need a computer for virtual learning? Harmony can help

Families have enough to concentrate on these days without having to worry if their child has the tools they need to complete their schoolwork. If your child doesn’t have consistent access to a computer device or the internet to complete schoolwork during virtual learning, Harmony Public Schools is here to help. Beginning the first week […]

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Harmony Public Schools to allow each family to choose to return to school or continue at-home learning for 2020-21 school year

 Harmony Public Schools will allow each family to choose whether to continue learning from home or return to campus for in-person learning for the 2020-2021 school year, based on each family’s unique needs. Families can also switch between the two as local COVID-19 conditions or family situation changes. The flexible learning plan was announced by […]

Your family counts! Be sure to complete the 2020 U.S. Census

Harmony Public Schools is encouraging our families to take a few moments to complete the 2020 U.S. Census online, by phone, or mail. The 2020 Census is a count of everyone who lives in the United States and its territories. The 2020 Census questionnaire asks a few simple questions like the age, sex, and the […]

COVID-19 & ‘clean campus’ procedures for after spring break

As students return from spring break, we would like to ask the Harmony community for your renewed diligence in helping our schools maintain the best-practices for clean campuses established before break. That of course includes the normal requests regarding washing hands, covering your mouth when coughing, and staying home when sick. However, we also need […]

A note for families about Coronavirus & spring break travel

Spring Break is almost here for our students and staff members across the state.  We sincerely hope everyone in our Harmony community has a fun and relaxing break before together we begin the final stretch toward the end of the school year. We understand that many of you will be traveling this spring break. With […]

Timeline: Harmony Public Schools in El Paso

Harmony Public Schools has been a proud member of the El Paso community for more than 13 years. Harmony opened Harmony Science Academy – its first school in El Paso and in West Texas overall – in the Fall of 2006. At the time, it was the school system’s only campus west of of San […]

Re-Enrollment is LIVE NOW for Fall 2020-2021 at Harmony Public Schools!

Re-Enrollment for the 2020-2021 school year for Harmony families has begun! During this time of year each January, we ask families to complete a simple, online Re-Enrollment process, letting us know they’ll be joining us for another great year of learning and fun next school year, which starts in August 2020. This simple step allows […]