10:00 AM - 1:00 PM School Choice Open House
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Barnes and Noble Book Fair
Our annual Barnes and Noble Book Fair will be held on Saturday, November 1st from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm at the River Oaks Shopping Center location on West Gray. Walk across the street when you are finished and have dinner at the California Pizza Kitchen. Be sure to mention Harvard Elementary to your server and a portion of the proceeds will be used for our school library. Book purchases make excellent gifts for the upcoming holidays.
Razia Jan was named a Top 10 CNN Hero in 2012 for her work on the Zubuli Education Center, a school founded in rural Afghanistan that provides a free education to about 350 girls. She will speak with students on November 11th to kick off our IB Action Project to raise funds for Razia’s Ray of Hope Foundation.
Thursday, November 13th, 6:30-7:30 pm. This event will be held at Hogg Middle School, 1100 Merrill Street. This is Harvard's annual Science Night that will be held in conjunction with Travis Elementary. Hogg Middle School will provide science, math and art activities. Reagan High School teachers will provide active teacher-led learning in the gym. Join us for dinner prior to the event at 5:30 pm. Several food trucks will be set up on the west end of the school. This night is sponsored by the Heights area IB World Schools - Harvard ES, Hogg MS and Reagan HS along with Travis Elementary School.
A parent information meeting will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014 at 6:30 pm in the school cafeteria. The primary audience will be prospective parents interested in tuition pre-kindergarten and kindergarten for the 2015-2016 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.
Applications will be available beginning Monday, November 3, 2014 and will be due on Friday, January 23, 2015. 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.
Applications will be available on-line beginning Monday, November 3, 2014 and will be due on Friday, December 19, 2014. The application process is completed 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 at our kiosk.
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.