Phone: 281-245-4219


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Kenneth P. Harms, M.A.

Welcome to my webpage! My name is Ken Harms and I am teaching United States History, AP United States History, and Dual Credit United States History for the 2021-2022 school year. I have been teaching for 9 years, but this is my third year at Alvin High School. More importantly, I am a Yellowjacket Alumni (Class of 2002!). In addtion, I have my Bachelors and Masters degrees in United States History from the University of Houston Clear Lake. When I am not teaching I like spending time with my wife and two daughters , Averie and Lennon. I also play bass in a band and am restoring a 1972 Volkswagen Beetle. I am looking forward to an amazing year!!!



1st: US History

2nd: AP US History 

3rd: US History


5th: US History

6th: US History 

7th: Dual Credit 


Phone ext: 4239

  • Hello! The following information is for parents of gifted and talented students and the students as well. I am provided some resources that may assist the student with studying and classroom work. In some cases gifted students learn differently and need additional academic avenues for their success. Below you will find links to websites with a brief description.


    National Association for Gifted Children  

    NAGC's mission is to support those who enhance the growth and development of gifted and talented children through education, advocacy, community building, and research. We aim to help parents and families, K-12 education professionals including support service personnel, and members of the research and higher education community who work to help gifted and talented children as they strive to achieve their personal best and contribute to their communities.

    Alvin ISD Advanced Academics Website

    Alvin ISD Advaned Academics Website provided documents and forms and additional resources that students and parents can use to ensure success in the classroom. The mission of Alvin ISD Advanced Academics Program is to support each Gifted and Talented student and Advanced Learner in order to foster the academic and social/emotional needs of these students.

    Gifted and Talented Parent Handbook

    The handbook provides information regarding programs and gifted and talented testing.