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Katy ISD School Board Fills Three Key Positions

  KATY (Covering Katy) – The Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the hiring of three key managers at Monday night’s meeting. Dr. William Rhodes, will be the Principal of new Bryant Elementary. Elisabeth Gassman will be the Executive Director of Facilities, Planning, and Construction. Dr. Justin Graham will serve as General Counsel. Rhodes began his […]

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Katy School Board Member Courtney Doyle to Run for Re-Election

KATY  (Covering Katy) – Courtney Doyle has announced her campaign for re-election to the Katy Independent School District’s Board of Trustees, Position 4. Mrs. Doyle has served on the Katy ISD Board of Trustees since May 2014. Below is the unedited statement from her campaign. Dedication, Vision, Determination Courtney and her family moved to Katy 8 1/2 […]

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Hindt Blasts State’s New Accountability Ranking System

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy Independent School District Superintendent Lance Hindt is no fan of the new school district ranking system which stamps an A through F ranking on each district in the state. He says the state did not provide school districts the rules before they issued the rankings. “We continue to wait for […]

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City of Katy Adopts Certification Pay Policy

CITY OF KATY (CoveringKaty)—The Katy City Council Monday night passed an ordinance that amends the city’s personnel policies by adopting a certification pay policy. Under the policy, which goes into effect immediately, the city will pay for advanced training and professional development of city employees. In a note to the city council, City Administrator Byron […]

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Katy’s Miller Students Learn From Commercial Renovation Project Underway Now

KATY (Katy ISD) – Katy ISD students from Mr. Cornelius Cooley’s Practicum in Architectural Design class took notes, reviewed blueprints, took measurements, snapped photos and asked local business owner, Kevin Franz, many questions during a tour of a shopping center in the Katy. The commercial property, located at 5315 U.S. Highway 90, is set to […]