Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): A

Total students

636

Avg. teacher experience

4.2 years

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 5.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 97.9%

Statewide: 90%

Harmony Science Academy - Laredo is a charter middle school or junior high school in Laredo, TX, in the Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio) school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 636 students. 59.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 48.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,355, which is $1,736 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 4.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.hsalaredo.harmonytx.org/

Address

4401 San Francisco Ave Bldg A
Laredo, TX 78041

Office phone number

(956) 712-1177

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Harmony Science Academy - Laredo are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 20.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

636

African American

1 (0.2%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 4.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 0.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

630 (99.1%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 88.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (0.3%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 4.8%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

1 (0.2%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 1.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.2%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

99.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.3%

Two or more races

0.2%

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

59.7 %

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 52.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

87.3 %

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 81.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

49.5 %

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 34.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

59.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

87.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

49.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

48.1 %

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 32.8%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 28.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

11.6 %

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 8.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8 %

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 9.5%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

48.1%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

11.6%

Special education

8.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): A

Student achievement

B

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): B

School progress

A

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): A

Closing the gaps

C

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): B

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

43.4

African American

1 (2.3%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 3.9%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 1.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

37.5 (86.4%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 71.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4.9 (11.3%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 22.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 0.9%

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 Science Acad (San Antonio): 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

33.5 (77.4%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 73.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

9.8 (22.6%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 26%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 0.7%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.7

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 13.8

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

4.2 years

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): 5.2 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

$55,355

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): $55,902

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$55,786

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): $53,721

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$53,834

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): $54,805

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$57,496

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): $57,066

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$62,250

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): $60,174

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,250

Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio): $64,083

Statewide: $65,449

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