Accountability rating

A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: A

Total students

579

Avg. teacher experience

4.6 years

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 5.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 98.4%

Statewide: 90%

Harmony School Of Excellence - Sug is a charter middle school or junior high school in Houston, TX, in the Harmony School of Science - Houston school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 579 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 26.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 12.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $50,834, which is $3,288 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

hsesl.harmonytx.org/

Address

9321 W Sam Houston Pkwy S
Houston, TX 77099

Office phone number

(281) 302-6445

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Harmony School Of Excellence - Sug are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

579

African American

137 (23.7%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 28.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

243 (42%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 30.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

108 (18.7%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 19.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

78 (13.5%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 17.3%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

12 (2.1%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

23.7%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

42.0%

Hispanic

18.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

13.5%

Two or more races

2.1%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

26.4 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 34.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

55.1 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 55.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

12.6 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 19.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

26.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

55.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

12.6%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

12.6 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 19.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 26.3%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

21.2 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 16.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

3.1 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 6.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

12.6%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

21.2%

Special education

3.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: A

Student achievement

A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: A

School progress

A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: A

Closing the gaps

A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: A

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

33.9

African American

4 (11.8%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 14.5%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

8.8 (26%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 14.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

7.1 (20.9%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 13.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14 (41.3%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 55.3%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

24.9 (73.6%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 66.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

9 (26.4%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 30.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 2.2%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

17.1

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 16

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

4.6 years

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 5.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$50,834

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $51,639

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$49,501

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $46,595

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$51,488

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $51,228

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$46,799

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $53,201

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$53,333

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $54,849

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$60,250

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $57,964

Statewide: $62,039

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