8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Field Day
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Parents Night Out - Discovery Gymnastics
STAAR testing will take place on March 30 and 31 for students in grades 4 and 5 and again on April 20, 21 and 22 for students in grades 3, 4, and 5. Due to test security guidelines all visitors will be asked to leave the facility at 8:00 am and there will be no lunch visitors on these days. Please encourage your child to do their best!
On Monday, May 4 through Friday, May 8 students in grades 1-5 will be administered the Iowa Assessments. These norm-referenced tests will include vocabulary, reading, mathematics problem-solving, mathematics computation, listening, science and social studies. They will last approximately 90 minutes per day and testing will begin promptly at 8:15 am. Results will be mailed to each student's home during the third week in June.
Our annual Awards Day programs will begin on May 18th with Prekindergarten and end on May 27th with Grade 5. Programs begin at 8:30 am in the cafeteria. This year each grade level has developed a specific theme for their presentation. All students will be recognized for their accomplishments during the 2014-2015 school year. For a complete list of programs click on CALENDAR at the top of this page.
Razia Jan was named a Top 10 CNN Hero in 2012 for her work at the Zubuli Education Center, a school founded in rural Afghanistan that provides a free education to about 350 girls. She spoke with students at Harvard along with Elizabeth Suneby author of Razia’s Ray of Hope, on November 11th to kick off our IB Action Project to raise funds for Razia’s Ray of Hope Foundation. Our READ FOR RAZIA READ A THON raised $6,200 for the students in Afghanistan. Razia reports that these funds will help educate 20 girls at the Zubuli Education Center.
Tours are held monthly Sept. 2014 through April 2015. For a complete list of dates and times go to ABOUT US>TOURS. There are no tours held in May, June, July, or August. For further information about Harvard and its programs contact IB/GT/Magnet Coordinator Jennifer Moore at email@example.com or call 713-867-5210 ext. 306
Harvard Elementary School has partnered with Land's End to provide quality uniform choices for students, parents and staff. Clothing items are available with the Harvard "H" and or IB World School logo. Go to STORE>SPIRIT WEAR to order your clothing items today.