|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||HARMONY SCIENCE ACADEMY|
|Location||9431 W SAM HOUSTON PKWY S
HOUSTON, TX 77099
Harmony Science Academy 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 52nd in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Harmony Science Academy student body is predominantly Hispanic with a sizeable Black population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.4%||2|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||1.5%||8|
60.9% 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 SCIENCE ACADEMY students are largely lower income and rank 920th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Harmony Science Academy scored an average 84% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 18.3% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||85% to 89%*||80% to 84%*|
|Boys||90% to 94%*||75% to 79%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||60% to 79%*||60% to 69%*|
|Black||80% or more*||90% to 94%*|
|Hispanic||90% to 94%*||75% to 79%*|
|White||50% or more*||80% to 89%*|
|With Disabilites||less than 50%*||21% to 39%*|
|Limited English||80% or more*||40% to 49%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Harmony Science Academy students in 2015 was 928.
277 out of 259 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (107%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 2% for participation.
Harmony Science Academy offers 21 AP courses. 60 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Harmony Science Academy had 184 taking AP exams with a 104 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 71% percentile and somewhat above the state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||57%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||60%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||8%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||14%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||59%|
|AP Courses Offered||21|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||18%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||21%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||15%|
Harmony Science Academy
9431 W SAM HOUSTON PKWY S
HARMONY SCIENCE ACADEMY