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Don't miss out on the Parent Technology Information Night - August 25thDon't miss out on the Parent Technology Information Night - August 25th2016-08-19T21:14:07Z<div class="ExternalClass2DD7B1F0604249E987D94A55C4785BA6"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">Mark your calendars for the first-ever </span><strong style="line-height:1.5;">Parent Technology Information Night</strong><span style="line-height:1.5;"> on Thursday, August 25, from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Education Support Complex located at 6301 S. Stadium Lane.  Come and learn about the digital resources have available for students in Katy ISD.  Katy ISD's Technology and Curriculum departments will be on hand to inform you about the amazing tools available to students such as:  Home Access Center, Canvas, Online Textbooks, MyKaty, Curriculum Search, InfoSnap and much more.​</span></p><p>Click <a href="http://tiny.cc/katyparent">here</a> to RSVP.</p></div>
2016 October TAKS Exit Level Retest2016 October TAKS Exit Level Retest2016-08-17T14:27:02Z<div class="ExternalClassE817D8A939754052ADD8FA4960DD0046"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">Students who have not received a high school diploma because they did not meet the passing standard on sections of the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) </span><span style="line-height:1.5;text-decoration:underline;">Exit Level</span><span style="line-height:1.5;"> will have the opportunity to retake the necessary subject area tests in October, 2016.</span><span style="line-height:1.5;">  </span><span style="line-height:1.5;">The TEAMS and TAAS tests are no longer being offered; however, individuals eligible to take TEAMS or TAAS will take the appropriate part of the TAKS Exit Level English language arts and/or mathematics test.</span></p><p>Students currently enrolled in school who need to retest are automatically registered; however, <strong>those who are out of school must register online</strong> by 5:00 p.m. (CT), September 23, 2016.   Individuals will need to register online for the TAKS test by accessing the website at <a href="http://www.texasassessment.com/taksoos">http://www.TexasAssessment.com/taksoos</a>.   The registration process will be <span style="text-decoration:underline;">online</span> only.  The online submission, beginning August 8, 2016, must be completed by 5:00 p.m. (CT), on September 23, 2016.  Online registrations received after this date <span style="text-decoration:underline;">will not be processed</span>.  Examinees can continue to register at a participating campus on the day of testing, <span style="text-decoration:underline;"><em>if the campus can accommodate them.</em></span>  All examinees should arrive at the test site 30 minutes before the designated testing start time of 7:30 a.m.  Examinees <span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>must</strong></span> present picture identification (such as driver's license, DPS ID, military ID, school ID, or resident alien card) to test.  </p><p>The 2016 October TAKS tests will be administered <strong>online only</strong> on the following dates:​</p><ul><li>October 17, 2016                      ELA</li><li>October 18, 2016                      Mathematics</li><li>October 19, 2016                      Science</li><li>October 20, 2016                      Social Studies</li></ul><p>Katy ISD is offering the October Exit retesting at Miller Career and Technology Center located at 1734 Katyland Dr.  For additional information, contact Dr. Christy Gregory in the Katy ISD Department of Research, Assessment and Accountability at 281.396.2128. </p></div>
Fireflies & Foodtrucks End-of-Summer Bash Set for September 15thFireflies & Foodtrucks End-of-Summer Bash Set for September 15th2016-08-17T19:37:18Z<div class="ExternalClassA3444B530BE34BCAA6627E6C74BC0709"><p style="text-align:center;">​<em><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Fireflies.jpg" alt="Fireflies.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:500px;vertical-align:middle;" /><br>Sponsored by the Katy ISD Education Foundation</em></p><p>The Katy ISD Education Foundation announces the return of its annual <em>Fireflies & Foodtrucks</em> fundraising event on Thursday, September 15, 5:30 – 8:00 P.M. at Katy's own No Label Brewery.  The event will benefit the Foundation and its <em>Inspiring Imagination</em> teacher grant program.  Over the last four years, the foundation has awarded over $725,000 to Katy ISD teachers for inspiring, innovative classroom projects.  The Foundation's fifth grant cycle begins this fall and will award grants to teachers in May 2017. </p><p><span style="line-height:1.5;">Ad</span><span style="line-height:1.5;">mission for the event is $50 per person, paid in advance, and covers food and beverage costs.</span><span style="line-height:1.5;">  </span><span style="line-height:1.5;">For an additional $25 per person, guests can also purchase exclusive VIP Bar Experience tickets featuring access to exclusive No Label brews.</span><span style="line-height:1.5;">  </span><span style="line-height:1.5;">Groups of 8 can purchase a Party Pak for $500, which includes this year's </span><em style="line-height:1.5;">Fireflies & Foodtrucks</em><span style="line-height:1.5;"> shirt. </span><span style="line-height:1.5;"> </span><span style="line-height:1.5;">Both VIP Bar Experience and Party Pak admission sales are limited availability. Click <a href="http://tinyurl.com/firefliestickets2016">here ​</a>to purchase tickets to the event. </span></p><p><span style="line-height:1.5;"></span><span style="line-height:1.5;">Current event sponsors include Phillips 66; Thompson & Horton, LLP; Cane Island; Firethorne; VLK Architects; CrossCreek Ranch; Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital; DBR Engineering; Rogers, Morris & Grover, LLP; LJA Engineering; PBK Architects. Additional sponsorships are available and can be secured at </span><a href="http://tinyurl.com/sponsorfireflies" style="line-height:1.5;">http://tinyurl.com/sponsorfireflies</a><span style="line-height:1.5;"> or by contacting the Foundation office.</span></p><p><span style="line-height:1.5;"></span><span style="line-height:1.5;">Returning as features of the event are The Earl Sanders, Jr Band, beer garden area, variety of food trucks, valet parking and more,</span><em style="line-height:1.5;"> </em><span style="line-height:1.5;">with an added opportunity to contribute to the foundation's teacher grant initiative. Last year's event sold out. Early ticket and sponsorship purchases are both encouraged. Find more information and register at </span><a href="http://www.katyisdeducationfoundation.org/" style="line-height:1.5;">www.katyisdeducationfoundation.org</a><span style="line-height:1.5;"> or contact the Katy ISD Education Foundation at 281-396-2461, </span><a href="mailto:foundation@katyisd.org" style="line-height:1.5;">foundation@katyisd.org</a><span style="line-height:1.5;">.</span><span style="line-height:1.5;"> </span></p><p><strong>About the Katy ISD Education Foundation </strong>- The Katy ISD Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that unites people and companies with big hearts and a big belief in Katy ISD children and teachers to provide unprecedented opportunities for both.</p></div>
Katy ISD Students Jump Their Way to Junior Olympic GoldKaty ISD Students Jump Their Way to Junior Olympic Gold2016-08-11T20:06:43Z<div class="ExternalClassDC1282BE27514225859BDB41419C56FA"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">Three Katy ISD students won 13 medals in jump roping at the 50</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height:1.5;"> </span><a href="http://aaujrogames.org/" style="line-height:1.5;"><strong>AAU Junior Olympic Games</strong></a><span style="line-height:1.5;"> held in Houston July 27 – August 6.</span></p><p>The Rope Warriors' Miyo Fujiwara of Randolph Elementary, Aileen Liang of Kilpatrick Elementary and Justin Liang of Tays Junior High earned seven gold medals total, with 9-year-old Aileen Liang taking home a gold medal in the All-Around competition. The team also won two silver medals, including one for Justin Liang, age 11, in the All-Around event. They rounded off their competition with four bronze medals and several other top 10 finishes.  </p><p>The AAU Junior Olympic Games are known as the largest national multi-sport event for youth in the United States. The AAU was founded in 1888 to establish standards and uniformity in amateur sports.</p><p>Click <a href="http://aaujrogames.org/">here</a> for more information and competition results.</p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Aileen-Miyo-Justin.jpg" alt="""" style="margin:5px;width:421px;height:278px;vertical-align:middle;" /><br></p></div>
All Katy ISD Campuses and ESC Closed Monday, August 15thAll Katy ISD Campuses and ESC Closed Monday, August 15th2016-08-12T19:47:09Z<div class="ExternalClass6725165B48E3436FB257BE6C9F156612"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">P</span><span style="line-height:1.5;">lease be aware that </span><span style="line-height:1.5;text-decoration:underline;"><strong>all Katy ISD campuses, including the Education Support Complex (ESC) located at 6301 S. Stadium Lane, will be closed to the public on Monday, August 15, 2016</strong></span><span style="line-height:1.5;"> while staff attend the Superintendent's Convocation from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Merrell Center.</span></p><p>There will also be increased traffic in the area as nearly 100 school buses transport staff to and from the Merrell Center that day. </p><p>If you had planned to visit a campus or the ESC on Monday, we urge you to reschedule.</p></div>
Katy ISD Graduate Receives Houston Marathon Foundation ScholarshipKaty ISD Graduate Receives Houston Marathon Foundation Scholarship2016-08-10T20:31:31Z<div class="ExternalClassB08A384E55E14CFE888E33118E20416E"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">The Houston Marathon Foundation (HMF) announced last week that </span><strong style="line-height:1.5;">Abigail Smith</strong><span style="line-height:1.5;"> of Seven Lakes High School was selected as one of two recipients of the Susan Poorman Blackie Scholarship. The Katy ISD graduate and former track and cross country runner will receive a $5,000 scholarship annually for four years, totaling $20,000 in financial aid toward college tuition.</span></p><p>The scholarship was created in honor of Susan Poorman Blackie, co-founder of the HMF and long-time Houston Marathon Committee volunteer board member, and is designed to recognize student athletes in the Greater Houston Region who have demonstrated academic success, participated in high school cross country running, volunteered for extracurricular activities and applied to attend a college or university in the state of Texas.</p><p>Smith was a member of Seven Lakes High School's record-setting 4x800m and 4x1600m relay teams. She was also the volunteer communications director for Achilles International – Houston Chapter, where she handled the social media channels and website for the organization. Smith will be attending Baylor University – Honors College. </p><p>Click <a href="http://www.chevronhoustonmarathon.com/foundation/houston-marathon-foundation/">here</a> for more information.  </p></div>
Katy ISD Police Department Urges Drivers to Share the Road with Returning StudentsKaty ISD Police Department Urges Drivers to Share the Road with Returning Students2016-08-08T18:55:22Z<div class="ExternalClassC64BD9EC10DB48F2BF7D5F17DED1C620"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">With the start of the school year just around the corner, it's important for drivers to remember to slow down near school zones and pay attention when kids are present, especially before and after school.</span></p><p>The Katy ISD Police Department, in conjunction with area law enforcement, will be enforcing speed limits and other traffic codes in our school zones.  We ask everyone to drive cautiously in the school zones, obey the crossing guards, and help us keep all students and parents safe.</p><p>Please be aware of the following regulations:</p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>If You're Dropping Off</strong></span></p><ul><li>Don't double park; it blocks visibility for other children and vehicles</li><li>Don't load or unload children across the street from the school</li><li>Carpool to reduce the number of vehicles at the school</li></ul><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>When Sharing the Road with Young Pedestrians</strong></span></p><ul><li>Don't block the crosswalk when stopped at a red light or waiting to make a turn, forcing pedestrians to go around you; this could put them in the path of moving traffic</li><li>In a school zone when flashers are blinking, stop and yield to pedestrians crossing the crosswalk or intersection</li><li>Always stop for a school patrol officer or crossing guard holding up a stop sign</li><li>Take extra care to look out for children in school zones, near playgrounds and parks, and in all residential areas</li><li>Don't honk or rev your engine to scare a pedestrian, even if you have the right of way</li><li>Never pass a vehicle stopped for pedestrians</li><li>Always use extreme caution to avoid striking pedestrians wherever they may be, no matter who has the right of way</li></ul><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>When Sharing the Road with School Buses</strong></span></p><ul><li>Never pass a bus from behind – or from either direction if you're on an undivided road – if it is stopped to load or unload children</li></ul><ul><li>If the yellow or red lights are flashing and the stop arm is extended, traffic must stop</li><li>The area 10 feet around a school bus is the most dangerous for children; stop far enough back to allow them space to safely enter and exit the bus</li><li>Be alert; children often are unpredictable, and they tend to ignore hazards and take risks</li></ul><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>When Sharing the Road with Bicyclists</strong></span></p><ul><li>When passing a bicyclist, proceed in the same direction slowly, and leave 3 feet between your car and the cyclist</li><li>When turning left and a bicyclist is approaching in the opposite direction, wait for the rider to pass</li><li>If you're turning right and a bicyclists is approaching from behind on the right, let the rider go through the intersection first, and always use your turn signals</li><li>Watch for bike riders turning in front of you without looking or signaling; children especially have a tendency to do this</li><li>Be extra vigilant in school zones and residential neighborhoods</li><li>Watch for bikes coming from driveways or behind parked cars</li><li>Check side mirrors before opening your door</li></ul><p>By exercising a little extra care and caution, drivers and pedestrians can co-exist safely in school zones. ​</p></div>
"Sweet" Gesture for Katy ISD Police Officers"Sweet" Gesture for Katy ISD Police Officers2016-08-04T21:42:00Z<div class="ExternalClass217B2EAA06DF4839BA7E0F8D3A02B33A"><p style="text-align:center;"><em><strong>Primrose School students show appreciation with homemade lemonade</strong></em></p><p><strong>August 1, 2016</strong> – As a gesture of support for law enforcement officers, students from the Primrose Schools of Katy came together to express their appreciation for Katy ISD Police Officers in a rather sweet way with freshly made thirst-quenching lemonade!  Lemonade stands were set up at several of the Primrose Schools of Katy on July 15 to benefit the Katy ISD Police Department.  </p><p>This week the students stopped by the Katy ISD Law Enforcement Center to present the department with a check in honor of their valiant work in the community.  Officers were very touched by the gesture and took time out of their busy day to provide a tour of the police department and explained the core values of the department which are:  <strong><em>Integrity First, Service Before Self, and Excellence in All.</em></strong></p><p>Deputy Chief Robert Meier presented all of the students and teachers with an official Katy ISD challenge coin to thank them for their effort.</p><p>Click <a href="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid%3D1168957326457688%26id%3D113148448705253&width=500%22%20width=%22500%22%20height=%22689%22%20style=%22border:none%3boverflow:hidden%22%20scrolling=%22no%22%20frameborder=%220%22%20allowTransparency=%22true%22%3e%3c/iframe%3e">here </a>for pictures of the lemonade stands and tour of the Katy ISD Police Department.</p><p> </p><p style="text-align:center;"># # #</p></div>

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