Education

Katy School Board with Superintendent Lance Hindt- Caption below.

Katy ISD Board of Trustees Meet Monday – Agenda

Monday, October 23, 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, October 23, 2017 in Room 601 of the Miller Career and Technology Center, 1734 Katyland Drive, […]

EDITORIAL: Covering Katy Supports the 2017 Katy ISD Bond

  ­­­­­Over the past several ­­weeks Katy Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Lance Hindt has been traveling around Katy openly taking questions about the benefits of building new schools and renovating dozens of older campuses. His honest, fear no question approach is both refreshing and appreciated. It is in direct contrast to previous superintendent Alton […]

Dr. Lance Hindt, Katy ISD Superintendent - Covering Katy photo

Katy ISD Superintendent Hindt Goes One-On-One With Covering Katy on Bond Issue

Hindt: Addressing Hard Questions about the Bond KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Lance Hindt agreed to sit down with Covering Katy for a wide-ranging discussion about the $609 million bond issue that Katy ISD taxpayers will see on the ballot when early voting begins on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017. […]

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Seven Lakes Choir Presents Broadway in Technicolor

KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Seven Lakes Sensations Show Choir presents Broadway in TECHNICOLOR, featuring selections from various Broadway Musicals made famous by the movies.   Broadway in TECHNICOLOR, weaves together a variety of exciting Broadway numbers from musicals made famous on the silver screen and will feature performances from the hit movie musicals: […]

Lee Crews, KISD chief operations officer (George Slaughter photo)

Early Voting Begins Monday on Katy ISD Bond Issue

KATY (Covering Katy News)—Voters are being asked to consider approval of a $609 million bond package for the Katy Independent School District to cover construction of six new schools and various renovations of 61 others. According to the school district, the property tax rate will not increase if the bond passes. “As a taxpayer myself […]

Final preparations on portable classrooms at Creech University- CK photo

Creech Elementary to Remain Closed until Next Fall

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Creech Elementary School will not reopen until the next school year due to the extensive damage from the Hurricane Harvey flood. That news comes from Katy Independent School District Superintendent Lance Hindt and Creech Elementary School Principal Euberta Lucas. “We will be here for the rest of the year,” […]

The new Katy ISD Agriculture Pavillion location. Courtesy Google

New Katy ISD Agriculture Pavilion to Open in 2019 – See photos

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Independent School District has cleared the land for its new Agriculture Pavilion according to Superintendent Dr. Lance Hindt. “The land has been cleared and we are looking for a February 2019 opening of that pavilion,” Hindt told Covering Katy News. The facility will be located at 5825 […]

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Dr. Hindt Releases Video Explaining the Upcoming Katy ISD Bond Referendum

  KATY (Covering Katy) – As the Katy Independent School Districts is planning for continued growth in its student population, voters will be asked to approve spending more than $609 for new schools, renovations, improvements, repairs, and expansions. The bond question is on the November ballot. Katy Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Lance Hindt recently […]

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Band Competition at Legacy Stadium Ends with Ambulance Ride for Two Bryan High School Students

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Two members of the Bryan High School Marching Band were transported by ambulance from Legacy Stadium to Texas Children’s West Hospital on Saturday. The Eagle of Bryan-College Station reports that the students were suffering from heat-related illness. It happened at the 32 Annual Katy ISD Invitational Marching Festival. The […]

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Texas Charter Schools Association Announces 2017 Leader of the Year

The Texas Charter Schools Association named Dr. Soner Tarim the Leader of the Year at the 2017 Texas Charter Schools Conference today. Dr. Tarim, Founder and CEO of Harmony Public Schools, received his award at a luncheon with keynote speaker Education Commissioner Mike Morath. “I am thrilled to recognize Dr. Soner Tarim as TCSA’s Leader […]