Activities Calendar -
Outline School Calendar-
Title One - Agenda
School Site Council - Agenda
HTPA is proud to announce that Amber Smith was awarded the State Farm Youth Advisory Board Service-Learning grant for the HTPA Teaching Project.
State Farm is committed to empowering students, promoting service learning, and impacting communities by granting HTPA seventy-five thousand dollars. Thank you to Amber Smith for doing such a great job!
School Site Council
The School Site Council meeting will be held Tuesday October 11 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm in room U8
PSAT test will be held Wednesday October 19, 2016.
9th Graders need to pay $17 to take the test. Payment is due September 30th to Ms. Armstrong (Must be paid in cash)
October 20, 2016 FROM 3:30 TO 5:30
Parents, this is your chance to speak to teachers about your child's grades. Don't miss this opportunity. To set up a conference time e-mail the teacher directly.
Scholarship Opportunities -
University Tutor holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write a short essay in response to a monthly prompt. The submitted essays are reviewed by University Tutor staff at the end of the month and one winner is chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: Click
All students at HTPA are expected to fill out the lunch application. Students who qualify for free or reduce lunch will receive several benefits, AP test $5, free SAT/ACT test registration, and free college application
Please click - Application
Congratulations - Kaci Wakuta for winning the Elaine Lopez Scholarship!
Briana Eure and Ckinton Branchwon the Mr. Kelly Award.
Results of the 2015 School Experience Survey
School Site Council-
September 22, 2016; 6:00 P.M. Seahawk Center-
Parents - Recognition of Student Achievement
Parents please joins us November 4th. 11th and 12th grade will be recognized 11:00-12:45. 9th and 10th grade will be recognized at 1:30
Smarter Balance Test
Congratulations HTPA students for their performance on the Smarter Balance test. Students scored at 92% for meeting and/or exceeding state standards on the ELA.
Introducing Monarch Pride
Harbor Teacher Pride Buck incentive program was created to reward students for positive behavior, responsibility, and work-ethic. To learn more or see who won - Click here
Congratulations HTPA- HTPA has received the Gold Ribbon Award and is a Title One Academic Achieving School!
Gold Ribbon - A new program for 2015-2016 which honors some of California's outstanding public schools. Schools that are selected demonstrate exemplary achievements in implementing state standards in priority areas. The committee will visit HTPA Monday March 30 for a site validation. In April the winners of the Gold Ribbon will be announced
Congratulations HTPA Academic Decathlon -
LOS ANGELES - Eleven academic decathlon teams including HTPA, from the Los Angeles Unified School District will travel to Sacramento to compete in the 2015 California Academic Decathlon contest, scheduled for March 19-22. More....
Common Core State Standards -HTPA uses CCSS to drive the instructional practices of our teachers. Teachers lead high-level, text-based, in-class discussions to promote critical thinking among all students. Teachers ensure that all students are engaged using project-based assignments and purposeful, productive groups. The higher-order thinking skills that are required of HTPA students have been derived from Costa's Levels of Questioning. Teachers use this source to lead inquiry-based discussions such as Socratic Seminars where students construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others. More....
Congratulations - HTPA has been recognized for the Core Waiver Reward School.
- WASC visited our campus in the spring of 2014. Our staff worked hard to ensure that our school program continues to be data driven and focused on a systematic cycle of continuous improvement. HTPA received a 6 year accreditation! Congratulations!
Congratulations teachers, staff and students on your API score of 921. Due to your hard work, commitment to academic excellence and perseverance, HTPA is the shining star of the South bay!