Education

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Katy ISD’s Partners in Education Raises $35,000 During Food for Families Campaign

   KATY (Covering Katy News) –  Katy ISD’s Partners in Education announced this week that Food for Families raised $35,000 during its recent campaign.  Supported by both the community and Katy ISD employees, this initiative provides grocery gift cards to students and families in need during the holiday season. Food for Families is an annual […]

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Nearly 200 Katy ISD Classes Benefit from the 20th Annual Promise to Read Program

KATY (Covering Katy News) – This month, 83 community and business members from across Katy came together to bring the love of reading into almost 200 Katy ISD classrooms during Promise to Read.  This annual initiative is part of a 20-year-old tradition led by Katy ISD’s Partners in Education.  Promise to Read affords the community […]

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Seven Lakes Junior High Yearbook Staff Wins National Award for 2016-2017 Yearbook. 

  KATY (Covering Katy News) –  The Seven Lakes Junior High School yearbook staff was recognized by the Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday night. The recognition was for winning the Crown Award which is the highest recognition of excellence given by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association to a print or digital […]

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Two Katy ISD Schools Honored for Safety

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Two Katy Independent School District campuses have been recognized by the school board for winning a Heart Safe School designation from Project ADAM. A Project ADAM “Heart Safe School” designation means a campus has taken all of the steps necessary to safeguard the health of students. This includes ensuring that […]

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Katy ISD Safety Video Earns Statewide Honors

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – A safety video produced by the Katy Independent School district is getting statewide attention. The video “No Texting and Driving” received the 2017 Risk Management Innovation Award at the Public Risk Management Association Texas Prima general session in November. The Katy Independent School District employees from the Risk Management […]

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Senior from Harmony School of Innovation – Katy Organizes Help for those in Need

This informative article is brought to you by Harmony School of Innovation-Katy. KATY (Covering Katy News) – There are perhaps few things that are more inspiring than a teenager with a big heart who consistently leads her community to help others. Rachel Mgbeike of the Harmony School of Innovation – Katy is one of those people. […]

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Katy ISD School Board Meeting Agenda for Monday Dec. 11

Monday, December 11, 2017 Regular Board Meeting Agenda CLOSED MEETING: 5:30 P.M. OPEN MEETING: APPROXIMATELY 6:30 P.M. Notice is hereby given that the Board of Trustees of Katy Independent School District will hold a Regular Board Meeting on Monday, December 11, 2017 in Room 601 of the Miller Career and Technology Center, 1734 Katyland Drive, […]

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Author Brings National Attention to her Book after making Inaccurate Statements about Dr. Hindt and Katy ISD

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – An author of a book that’s full of vulgar words and racially insensitive terms has told the world that Katy ISD has banned her book, but the school district says the book is simply under review after a parent complained about its foul language and subject matter, which includes […]

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Katy ISD Operating on Regular Schedule Today

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Independent School District will be operating on a regular schedule today.  Drivers are advised to take extra precautions on potentially icy roads.  Parents, staff and community members should also continue to monitor local media and the Katy ISD website for all updates. Our official channels of communication are: […]