Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): B

Total students

474

Avg. teacher experience

5.9 years

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 6.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 96.2%

Statewide: 90.3%

Harmony School Of Science - Austin is an charter elementary school in Austin, TX, in the Harmony Science Academy (Austin) school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 474 students. 46% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 36.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of B for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $53,906, which is $3,735 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 5.9 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

hssaustin.harmonytx.org/

Address

11800 Stonehollow Dr Ste 100
Austin, TX 78758

Office phone number

(512) 821-1700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Harmony School Of Science - Austin are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

474

African American

111 (23.4%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 11%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

100 (21.1%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 21.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

133 (28.1%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 50.9%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

120 (25.3%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 14.4%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

10 (2.1%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 2%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

23.4%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

21.1%

Hispanic

28.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

25.3%

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

46 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 60.6%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

60.1 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 63.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

37.1 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 46.8%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

46.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

60.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

37.1%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

36.5 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 45.9%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

9.1 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 9.2%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

6.3 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 7.1%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

36.5%

Gifted and talented

9.1%

Special education

6.3%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

B

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

B

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

4.1 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 7.2%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): Masked

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

4 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 7.3%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5.4 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 7.8%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

4.4 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 8.7%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

13.3 %

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 7.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

29.6

African American

4 (13.5%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 8.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 4.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6.8 (22.9%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 25.7%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

1 (3.4%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 0.7%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.8 (60.2%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 57.7%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 2.9%

Statewide: 1.2%

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 Academy (Austin): 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

22.8 (77.1%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 70.9%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

6.8 (22.9%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 27.2%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 2%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

16

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 16.7

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

5.9 years

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): 6.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$53,906

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): $54,564

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$50,953

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): $51,721

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$53,163

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): $52,774

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$54,107

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): $55,590

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$58,500

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): $58,608

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

N/A

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): $61,078

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$61,841

Harmony Science Academy (Austin): $61,841

Statewide: $69,974

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