Category: General News

2019/20 Sprouts School Supplies

School supply store is open! School supplies will be delivered to your child’s classroom before school starts. password HES001 

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You’re invited…

007 Agents, follow your instructions carefully: Your mission is on 16 February 2019 Doors & Bar open 06:30P to 11:30P Casino opens at 007:00P *Please be dressed to kill, in iconic James Bond fashion* Report to SPJST Lodge 1435 Beall Street Houston TX 77008 *Adults Only* ————————————————————- Tickets: $50 Each ($60 at the door) Includes …

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STEM Night

February 21 from 5:30pm–7:00pm at Harvard Elementary  

Pre-orders for long sleeve Harvard t-shirts start now!!

Pre-orders for long sleeve Harvard t-shirts start now!!! In two designs — a special edition Harvard Grown celebrating Harvard’s 120th birthday and the cool 007 logo behind our 2018-19 Spring Fundraiser. Open for 1 week ONLY! Order now!

Scholastic Book Fair

The annual Scholastic Book Fair will take place December 3–7. This is always such an exciting week for students and a great opportunity to volunteer. Keep an eye out for information from your teacher/s regarding class visits to the Book Fair. If you’d like to volunteer, please sign up here:

Friday, Nov 9: Harvard Movie Night!

Join fellow Harvard families to watch Honey I Shrunk the Kids this Friday at 6:00pm at Harvard Park! Bring your own blankets. Pinks Pizza and Rita’s will be there.

Holiday Cards!

Never too early to start planning for holiday cards… Order your holiday cards, save money AND raise money for the school at the same time by using code FUNDRAISEHARVARD from 11/1–11/30. From 11/1 to 11/30, you can receive 15% off holiday card orders & gifts from and 15% of your purchase total will be donated back to Harvard. …

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A Letter from the 2019 Fundraiser Chair

Dear Harvard Parent, I am reaching out to you as a new Harvard parent and the chair of the 2018-2019 Harvard PTA Fundraiser Auction, the biggest PTA event of the year.  Last year, they made over $100,000 for the school! My son only started kindergarten this year, but I had the opportunity to attend the …

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Save the Date: PTA Spring Fundraiser

PTA Spring Fundraiser!

Volunteers Needed!

Auction Donation Chair: This person is in charge of coordinating the ask for auction items for the live and silent auction from local businesses and Harvard families. This committee usually has a lot of volunteers that help to follow up with businesses, ask friends and families for donations and help gather items. This is a great …

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Together we can make this year the best ever!

The PTA annual donation drive is taking place through October 15. If you missed the letter sent home in Tuesday folders, please read it here: Donation Drive Family Letter If you’d like to make a donation, visit our Donate page! Thank you!!      

Harvard Spirit Store

The Harvard Spirit Store is open! Given the enthusiastic reception to this year’s t-shirts, we are ordering more of all fall 2018 styles. To ensure your selection is available, place your order by Monday, September 17. Delivery dates depend on the production schedule, projected for early October.Hats, tumblers and spirit boxes are also available. Bows …

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First PTA Meeting

October 5, 7:30am, Harvard Cafeteria Coffee and food! PTA General Meeting

NEW Arrival and Dismissal Procedures

Hope everyone had a great first day of the school year! If you missed it in the excitement of back-to-school, click here to read the new school arrival and dismissal procedures.

Welcome Harvard Families!

Some important info and dates we shared at “meet the teacher”…see you all on Monday!

Coffee and Tacos!

Parents, stop by the Harvard Cafeteria for coffee and tacos with the PTA after you drop off your kids on the first day of school! Many thanks to EQ Heights for the coffee and La Mexicana for the tacos!

Message from Principal Alaniz

Click to view letter from Mrs. Alaniz

Meet The Teacher

Please see Fall 2018 Meet The Teacher dates below. The PTA will be selling Harvard shirts and swag! *Please note the different times for different grades* Grades 1–5 8/23/2018 | 1:00–2:00PM   PK & K 8/23/2018 | 2:00–3:00PM