Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: A

Total students

707

Avg. teacher experience

7.8 years

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 6.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.8 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 99.1%

Statewide: 90%

Harmony School Of Innovation-Sugar is a charter high school in Houston, TX, in the Harmony School Of Science - Housto school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 707 students. 30.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year.

In the Class of 2019, 98.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.3% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Harmony School Of Innovation-Sugar was 1158 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 24.9.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $58,806, which is $1,715 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

hsisl.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 Innovation-Sugar 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

707

African American

134 (19%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 29%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

292 (41.3%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 31.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

141 (19.9%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 19.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

127 (18%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 17.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

13 (1.8%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

19.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

41.3%

Hispanic

19.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

18.0%

Two or more races

1.8%

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

30.3 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 34.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

53.5 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 55.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11.5 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 21.9%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

30.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

53.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.5%

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

11.2 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 21.1%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

90.8 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 31.8%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

19.8 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 17%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

4.4 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 6.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

11.2%

Career and technical

90.8%

Gifted and talented

19.8%

Special education

4.4%

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

A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: A

Student achievement

A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: A

School progress

A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: A

Closing the gaps

A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

98.8 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 99.1%

Statewide: 90%

African American

96.7 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 98.1%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

100 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

96.8 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 98%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

100 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 100%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

100 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

96.7%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

96.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.3 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

1.4 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

53.5 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 51.8%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

41.7 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 42.6%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

62.7 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 63.2%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

48.3 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 47.5%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

49.2 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 48.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

44.4 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 42.9%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

54.3 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 53.7%

Statewide: 51%

African American

60 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 50%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

52.1 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 52.8%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

48.3 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 46.8%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

59.4 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 61.5%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

Masked

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 83.3%

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1158

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 1141

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

24.9

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 23.8

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

91.9 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 91.3%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

95.9 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 93.3%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

88.4 %

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 87.5%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

91.9%

Math

95.9%

Reading + Math

88.4%

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

47.8

African American

4 (8.4%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 13.7%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

11.2 (23.3%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 16.2%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

7.3 (15.3%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 13.4%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25.3 (53%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 54.2%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 2%

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 - Housto: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

23.6 (49.4%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 67.2%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

21.2 (44.4%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 30.3%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

3 (6.3%)

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 2.4%

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

14.8

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 15.5

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

7.8 years

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: 6.1 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

$58,806

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: $57,558

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$53,421

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: $54,134

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$57,151

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: $56,242

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$59,215

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: $58,625

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$63,173

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: $61,457

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,050

Harmony School Of Science - Housto: $64,107

Statewide: $65,449

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