Accountability rating

A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: A

Total students

652

Avg. teacher experience

3.5 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 Science Academy-Katy is an charter elementary school in Katy, TX, in the Harmony School of Science - Houston school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 652 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 35.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 28.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,486, which is $2,636 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

hsakaty.harmonytx.org/

Address

22400 Grand Corner Dr
Katy, TX 77494

Office phone number

(832) 437-3926

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Harmony Science Academy-Katy 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

652

African American

294 (45.1%)

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

153 (23.5%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 30.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

116 (17.8%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 19.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

71 (10.9%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 17.3%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

16 (2.5%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

45.1%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

23.5%

Hispanic

17.8%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

10.9%

Two or more races

2.5%

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

35.9 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 34.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

50.6 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 55.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

29.4 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 19.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

35.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

50.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

29.4%

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

28.4 %

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

10.7 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 16.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

5.2 %

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 6.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

28.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

10.7%

Special education

5.2%

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

40.6

African American

6.9 (17%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 14.5%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

1 (2.5%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4.9 (12%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 14.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

6 (14.8%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 13.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

18.8 (46.4%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 55.3%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

3 (7.4%)

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

1.1 (2.7%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

32.2 (79.2%)

Harmony School of Science - Houston: 66.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

7.3 (18.1%)

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

16

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

3.5 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

$51,486

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $51,639

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$38,053

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $46,595

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$51,851

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $51,228

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$55,064

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $53,201

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$55,625

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $54,849

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

N/A

Harmony School of Science - Houston: $57,964

Statewide: $62,039

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