Our annual Holiday Craft Night will take place on Thursday, December 5th from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm. Santa Claus will be present and children can have their pictures taken for $6.00. The pictures will be printed on site for you to take home. Children can make a variety of holiday ornaments and cards. Refreshments will be served.
A parent information meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 6:30 pm in the school cafeteria. The primary audience will be prospective parents interested in tuition pre-kindergarten and kindergarten for the 2014-2015 school year. The meeting is open to all interested neighborhood and magnet transfer parents. Teachers will review the curriculum, exprectations for learning and describe a typical day in the classroom. The IB/GT/Magnet Coordinator will provide information about our International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme and Vanguard Gifted and Talent testing. Principal Beringer will be available to answer questions.
Our annual school Book Fair will be held on Tuesday, December 10th through Thursday, December 12th. Students will shop during their specialty class period. In addition, the fair will be open each day before school from 7:00 - 7:45 am and after school on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 pm and on Wednesday from 3:00 - 5:00 pm. The Book Fair will be held in the PE Room #9.
The Harvard Parent Book Club will read "Parenting Without Borders" by Christine Gross-Loh. The Book Club will meet on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm at 1545 Heights Boulevard. The evening mediator will be Harvard Librarian Chris Gray. RSVP to Cynthia Mullins at cynthia@CynthiaMullins.com or call 713-829-3052
Applications will be available on-line beginning Monday, November 4, 2013 and will be due on Friday, December 20, 2013. This year the application process will be on-line. To access the on-line application go to ADMISSIONS>ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS and click on the application link. You will need an email address to complete the on-line application. If you need assistance in completing the application please come to the school office and a member of the office staff will assist you with our kiosk.
Applications will be available on-line beginning Monday, November 4, 2013 and will be due on Friday, January 24, 2014. To access a copy of the application in a PDF format go to ADMISSIONS>ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS and click on the application link or come to the school office and pick up a copy. We only offer a tuition pre-kindergarten program.
Houston Heights author Anne Sloan wrote this Christmas story (2005) about growing up in the Heights in 1905. The story is illustrated by another Heights resident and artist Mary Grace Hamill. Sloan is best known for her book, “Murder on the Boulevard – A Houston Heights Mystery” (1998) and other works that include “The Apothecary’s Demise” (2000) and “Houston Heights” (2009) which is a brief history of our historic neighborhood. CLICK ON THE PICTURE AT THE LEFT to enjoy this fascinating story that features Harvard School and other neighborhood landmarks.