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Harmony School Of Advancement - High


Overview

Student Enrollment
626
Best High School in Texas
#18
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District HARMONY SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE
Type Public
 Phone (713)343-3333
 Location 3171 N SAM HOUSTON PKWY W
HOUSTON, TX 77038
Charter School Yes

Harmony School Of Advancement - High has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 18th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The Harmony School Of Advancement - High student body is predominantly Hispanic with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White12.6%79
Black17.1%107
Hispanic41.7%261
Asian Pacific26.2%164
Native American Indian0.2%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%1
Two or more races2.1%13

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 30.9%

31.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, HARMONY SCHOOL OF ADVANCEMENT - HIGH students are largely upper-middle income and rank 367th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman201
Sophomore165
Junior148
Senior112
Total626

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 103rd in Texas

Students at Harmony School Of Advancement - High scored an average 88% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 9.3% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Boys90% to 94%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*90% to 94%*
Black90% or more*90% to 94%*
Hispanic90% to 94%*80% to 84%*
Multiracialsuppressed*50% or more*
White50% or more*80% to 89%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*40% to 59%*
Limited English50% or more*21% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1039

The average SAT score for Harmony School Of Advancement - High students in 2015 was 1039.

College Admission Test Participation

9 out of 10

Rank: 112nd in Texas

182 out of 260 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (70%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Texas median rate of 33% and in the top 10% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 74th in Texas

Harmony School Of Advancement - High offers 17 AP courses. 42 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Harmony School Of Advancement - High had 156 taking AP exams with a 117 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 88% percentile and well above the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 75% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 42% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 41%
AP Courses Offered 17

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students15.4%92
Boys18.8%52
Girls12.4%40
Texas Median11.7%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.5%15
Boys3.3%9
Girls2.2%6

Location

Harmony School Of Advancement - High
3171 N SAM HOUSTON PKWY W
HOUSTON, TX
77038
(713)343-3333

10 out of 10 1

District

HARMONY SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE
HOUSTON, TX