KVPAC Presents “Twinderella”

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center’s spring season closes with “Twinderella: The Musical” by Charlie Lovett. This open enrollment student production features young actors ages 7-14. This KVPAC production of “Twinderella: The Musical” is a comedic twist on the classic Cinderella where she has a long-lost twin brother named Bob […]

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More Than 500 Katy ISD Students Participate In Duke Tip Talent Search

  KATY ISD (Covering Katy) — The Katy Independent School District has announced that 566 seventh grade students participated in the Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke Tip) this year, demonstrating advanced aptitudes on grade level assessments, which qualifies them to take either the PSAT or the ACT. Approximately 344 of those testers qualified to […]

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College Board Reverses Ruling, Cinco Ranch Students to Retest This Week

KATY ISD (Covering Katy) – There is good news for 43 Cinco Ranch High School students following a testing error that rendered their AP Spanish Language test invalid. The College Board, which previously said the students would not be able to retest until May of 2018, has reversed course and the students will retake the […]

Honorees included philanthropists and Katy Prairie Conservancy supporters Graeme and Edgar Marston and Virginia Meyers Seale Watt.

Katy Prairie Conservancy Celebrates 25 Years

  KATY (Covering Katy) – The land conservation organization Katy Prairie Conservancy recently celebrated 25 years of hard work to protect a sustainable portion of the Coastal Prairie. Mark Klein, owner of Mark Klein Content, hosted the celebration, which was held at the Houston Country Club. Generous contributions will allow KPC to continue to provide […]

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Katy Students Caught in a Bind After Thoughtful Gesture Goes Awry

KATY ISD (Covering Katy) – Forty-seven Cinco Ranch High School AP Spanish students are caught in a testing nightmare after a thoughtful gesture by a teacher apparently violated College Board testing guidelines and voided their tests.Parents have been told by Cinco Ranch High School Principal James Cross that the students will not be able to […]

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Katy ISD Receives Recognition for Transparency Efforts from Texas Comptroller

  KATY ISD (Covering Katy) – Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced that the Katy Independent School District’s Financial Services Department is the latest local government entity to achieve specific transparency goals through the Transparency Stars program. Katy ISD received a star in the area of Traditional Finances which recognizes entities for their “outstanding efforts in […]

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INSIDER EXCLUSIVE: Next Level Athletics Abruptly Shuts Down, Parents Out Thousands of Dollars

KATY (Covering Katy) – A lawsuit between three co-owners of an athletic training facility in Katy, popular with Katy ISD parents looking to improve their student athlete’s performance, has shut the facility down and left parents wondering what happened to their money. Many parents, some paying more than $1,000 for specialized athletic training for their […]