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WATCH D.O.G.S. Informational Meetinghttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=292WATCH D.O.G.S. Informational Meeting2019-02-08T19:13:32Z<div class="ExternalClass6FD29C571732439B9C304346CF8A9BAF"><p>​<img src="/campus/KHS/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/WatchDog_Logo.jpg" alt="WatchDog_Logo.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p>Calling all WATCH D.O.G.S.®, former and new<br></p><p>Come be a part of Katy High School’s new crew!<br></p><p>Monday, March 18th @ 6:00 -7:00 p.m.</p><p>KHS Main Campus Commons<br></p><p><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/WatchDo-%20Flyer_Meeting_03_18_19.pdf">WatchDo- Flyer_Meeting_03_18_19.pdf</a><br></p><p><br></p></div>
ASVAB Career Exploration Program – Rescheduled Test Datehttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=291ASVAB Career Exploration Program – Rescheduled Test Date2019-02-08T19:08:45Z<div class="ExternalClass570B936BE2124D5D91D98258D46C500C"><p>​</p><p><strong>The ASVAB Career Exploration Program – Rescheduled Test Date</strong></p><p>The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) originally scheduled in October has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 28<sup>th</sup> during 1<sup>st</sup> – 4<sup>th</sup> period. All students who were originally registered to test have been notified and included on the registration list for testing on February 28<sup>th</sup>. Any other 10<sup>th</sup>, 11<sup>th</sup>, or 12<sup>th</sup> grader interested in taking the ASVAB may come to the KHS Counseling Office by Thursday, February 21<sup>st</sup> to register for the test. </p><p> </p><p><em>The ASVAB Career Exploration Program assesses academic ability and predicts success in a wide variety of careers. This program consists of an aptitude test and interest inventory to identify strengths and interests and provides career exploration tools and resources to help students map out viable options for their post-secondary plans. </em></p><p><br></p></div>
Friends of Katy Open Board Positionshttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=290Friends of Katy Open Board Positions2019-02-08T19:06:24Z<div class="ExternalClassA664E815E93A4FA791EA734EC753DE1A"><p>​Friends of Katy High School's mission is to reinforce the academic initiative at Katy High School by providing the tools and support necessary to enhance maximum educational opportunity and to improve the overall academic performance of all students. Membership in Friends of Katy is open to all families and school staff. Money generated throughout the year is used to support student scholarships (at least 10 per year) and support faculty needs.</p><p><br></p><p>We are currently seeking individuals to join next year's Board to help us achieve these goals. Please contact Thelma Fundora at tsfundora@comcast.net if you are interested in joining us! </p><p> </p><p>Thelma Fundora<br></p><p>Anitra Ondrush<br></p><p>Kim Tristan<br></p><p> </p><p>Nominating Committee </p><p>Katy High School-Friends of Katy<br></p><p><br></p><p><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/Friends%20of%20Katy%202019%20open%20positions%20v2.pdf">Friends of Katy 2019 open positions v2.pdf</a><br></p><div><br></div></div>
Dual Credit Information Nighthttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=289Dual Credit Information Night2019-01-29T21:34:14Z<div class="ExternalClass78A2B5B75AC3442BB68D2BAF9EFD45EE"><p>​<span style="font-size:13px;">There will be a dual credit student/parent information night on Feb 6th at 6:30 PM in the Katy High School library.  All dual credit information pertaining to applying, course requesting/offering, fees, testing, etc. will be discussed.  An HCC representative will be available to answer questions, as well. </span></p><p><span style="font-size:13px;">We encourage all students/parents to attend this meeting to learn about the dual credit program as there are changes for the 2019-2020 school year that impact current dual credit students as well. </span></p><div><br></div><div>Richard Merriman</div><div>Associate Principal</div><div>Katy High School</div><div><br><br></div><p><br></p></div>
GT Senior Scholarhips & Summer Enrichment Scholarhipshttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=288GT Senior Scholarhips & Summer Enrichment Scholarhips2019-01-29T01:33:45Z<div class="ExternalClassFD9361BC77C44871957CC1766955996F"><p>​</p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3">Each year TAGT offers students the opportunity to apply for scholarships.  See below for more details on each:</font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3"> </font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3">Summer Enrichment Scholarships- for students in grades K-12 who are currently being served in a GT program.  The scholarship can be used to attend a summer program with an academic, fine arts or performing arts focus.  (Cannot be sports or recreational camps).  The deadline to apply is Feb. 22, 2019.  Numerous scholarships are awarded- 52 IN 2018. </font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3"> </font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3">Laura Allard Future Vision Scholarship- for graduating gifted and talented senior who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, strong sense of purpose and clearly defined goals.  Deadline to apply Feb. 22, 2019. One scholarship awarded</font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3"> </font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3">Adelle McClendon Young Leader Scholarship- graduating senior who has demonstrated leadership.  Deadline to apply Feb. 22, 2019. One scholarship awarded.</font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3"> </font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font><p style="margin:0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color:windowtext;"><font face="Arial" size="3">Information and a link to the application may be found on the TAGT website at: </font><a href="https://www.txgifted.org/scholarships"><span style="color:#0563c1;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><font face="Arial" size="3">https://www.txgifted.org/scholarships</font></span></span></a><font face="Arial" size="3">.  In the past, a TAGT member has been required to sign the form.  Parents do not have to be TAGT members but will need to make an account to apply. </font></span></p><font color="#000000" face="Times New Roman" size="3"> </font></div>
KHS AP Exam Registration Infohttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=287KHS AP Exam Registration Info2019-01-16T21:03:30Z<div class="ExternalClass66374D5425884301AEFAC56B51F9104D"><p>​AP Registration will run Monday, February 4th- Sunday, February 24th.  To register please visit: <a href="http://www.totalregistration.net/AP/443735">www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/443735</a> <br></p><p><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/2019_AP_Exam_Registration.pdf">KHS AP Exam Registration Memo</a><br></p></div>
Katy ISD Names New Superintendent of Schoolshttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=1000Katy ISD Names New Superintendent of Schools2019-01-15T04:28:34Z<div class="ExternalClass8DBFBD071CF2430A803710635295A9E1"><p>Katy ISD Board of Trustees voted 7-0 to name Ken Gregorski as the new superintendent of schools.<br></p><p>Gregorski is a veteran educator with 26 years of experience in public education. Having served as a teacher, associate principal, principal, assistant superintendent, and deputy superintendent in school districts of different sizes and varying needs, he has demonstrated the ability to lead with determination, vision, and a deep understanding of a community's priorities. He is also the father of two secondary students currently enrolled in Katy ISD schools. </p><p>"It is my mission to provide leadership and direction for Katy ISD to ensure our educational system is based upon the needs of our students, standards of excellence and equity, and on community goals," said new Superintendent of Schools Ken Gregorski.</p><p>During his tenure as deputy superintendent, Gregorski played an integral role in laying the groundwork for the current model of student learning in Katy ISD through his supervision of the School Leadership and Support Department, Human Resources, and the Athletics Department. As superintendent of schools, it is expected that Gregorski will maintain Katy ISD's current direction, sustain its continuity of leadership, and guide the District toward fulfilling the goals of its five-year strategic plan.<br></p><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Gregorski,%20Kenneth-%20017%204x5.jpg" alt="Gregorski, Kenneth- 017 4x5.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:444px;" /><br></p></div>
Men Who Mentor Eventhttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=999Men Who Mentor Event2019-01-11T21:08:13Z<div class="ExternalClassDA0B9E8A7A8E4E1985D83B562762DCB5"><p>Give your time to a young man in need.  <br></p><p>Join the Katy ISD Partners in Education "Men Who Mentor" Event.<br></p><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/011819_Men%20Who%20Mentor.jpg" alt="011819_Men Who Mentor.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:484px;" /><br></p></div>
Katy ISD Pre-Advanced Placement Information Session Coming Soonhttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=996Katy ISD Pre-Advanced Placement Information Session Coming Soon2019-01-09T20:19:26Z<div class="ExternalClass6F51DCF2FD15476896857C2F21B10424"><p>Parents of Katy ISD fifth graders who will be attending junior high in 2019-2020 are invited to learn more about the Pre-AP and AP program.  Three educational sessions will be held on <strong>Thursday, January 17 at the Education Support Complex, 6301 S. Stadium Lane, Room 1200 at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.</strong> Information in Spanish will be available at the last session in Room 1030. <br></p><p>"Administrators will be presenting an overview of the advanced academic studies in Katy ISD and we will address commonly asked questions about student participation in Pre-Advanced placement courses," said Alene Lindley, Director of the Katy ISD Secondary Curriculum, Gifted and Talented (GT) and Advanced Academics Department.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Katy ISD Pre-AP courses, offered during grades 6-10, are designed to prepare students to be successful in Advanced Placement (AP) courses taken during high school.  These courses provide students the opportunity to engage in college-level studies with the option of taking the AP exam to possibly qualify for college credit.  Research indicates that students who participate in an AP course are more likely to complete an undergraduate program, choose academically challenging majors in college and are prone to pursue an advanced degree.  Katy ISD offers AP courses in English, social studies, science, mathematics, foreign languages, computer science, music and art.</p><p>Information can be found on the <a href="/dept/GT/Pages/default.aspx">GT and Advanced Academics website</a>.  Event parking is available on the west side of the Merrell Center.<br></p><p><br></p></div>
Miller Career & Technology Open Househttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=995Miller Career & Technology Open House2019-01-09T15:02:19Z<div class="ExternalClassE5D7F26F85464588839181681FD7CFA8"><p>​<img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/010819_MCTC_Open%20House%20Event%20Flyer.jpg" alt="010819_MCTC_Open House Event Flyer.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:471px;" /><br></p></div>
Welcome Back Katy ISD!http://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=994Welcome Back Katy ISD!2019-01-31T19:53:42Z<div class="ExternalClass5545F7FE8FE441D2982A33B98688AD28"><p>With the holidays behind us, we say hello to 2019!!<br>Acting Superintendent Ken Gregorski shares a special welcome back message for our teachers, staff, students and community.  </p><p>Happy new year Katy ISD!<br><a title="Welcome Back Katy ISD!" href="https://youtu.be/9clkwyMrPlE"><img alt="010719_Thumbnail_Welcome Back Video.jpg" src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/010719_Thumbnail_Welcome%20Back%20Video.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /></a><br></p></div>
Parking Tags http://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=286Parking Tags 2018-12-31T16:05:36Z<div class="ExternalClassCD9B6238B5FB4995B4C2A4926EC07EE4"><p>​<span style="font-size:13px;">Parking tags will be sold to 10th grade students who signed up before the Winter Break.  Only students who put their name on the list will be able to buy a parking tag on January 7th from 8:00 to 11:00 am.  Parking tags will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.  Students must have a parking packet filled out along with a valid driver’s license and their name on the auto insurance card.  </span></p><div>Any parking tags that are not purchased at the end of the sale on January 7th will be made available to any 10th-12th grade student beginning January 8th.  </div><div>Students cannot park on campus until the day after they purchase their parking tag.<br></div><div><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/2018-19_PARKING_PACKET.pdf">2018-19_PARKING_PACKET.pdf</a><br></div><div><br><br></div><p><br></p></div>
Katy ISD Earns Place on AP District Honor Rollhttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=993Katy ISD Earns Place on AP District Honor Roll2018-12-20T16:03:17Z<div class="ExternalClass8A14B14871EE4445AAD9456B0A90040B"><p>Katy Independent School District is one of 373 school districts in the United States and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 9<sup>th</sup> Annual AP<sup>®</sup> District Honor Roll<strong> </strong>for increasing access to Advanced Placement (AP) course work.<br></p><p>AP final scores are reported on a 5-point scale with 5 being extremely well qualified, 4 is well qualified, 3 is qualified, 2 is possibly qualified and 1 is a no recommendation.<br><span style="text-align:justify;"><br>"From 2017 to 2018, the number of AP exams administered in Katy ISD increased by 20 percent and the number of students participating in AP exams increased by 25 percent," said Alene Lindley, Katy ISD Director of Secondary Curriculum, GT and Advanced Academics.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">"In Katy ISD, 77.4 percent of the 2018 AP exams were scored at a three (3) or better, validating the hard work of both students and teachers," added Lindley.</span><br></p><p>To be included on the AP District Honor Roll, participating districts must: </p><ul><li>Increase participation/access to AP course work by at least 4 percent in large districts, at least 6 percent in medium districts and at least 11 percent in small districts.</li><li>Increase or maintain the percentage of exams taken by Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian/Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander students who scored a 3 or higher on at least one AP exam.</li><li>Improve or maintain performance levels when comparing the percentage of students in 2018 scoring a three (3) or higher to those in 2016, unless the district has already attained a performance level at which more than 70 percent of its AP students are scoring a 3 or higher. </li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">For more information on the AP District Honor Roll, visit the <a href="https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/about-ap/awards/district-honor-roll">College Board website.</a><br></p><p><br></p></div>
Katy ISD Names Lone Finalist for Superintendent of Schoolshttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=991Katy ISD Names Lone Finalist for Superintendent of Schools2018-12-18T14:20:10Z<div class="ExternalClassCDC53C9C9AFE4776BCE5E5A2D479052C"><p>At this evening's Katy ISD Board meeting, Trustees voted 4-3 to name Acting Superintendent, Ken Gregorski, as the lone finalist for the position of superintendent of schools. <br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Gregorski is a seasoned professional with 26 years of experience in public education. Having served as a teacher, associate principal, principal, assistant superintendent, and deputy superintendent in school districts of different sizes and varying needs, he has demonstrated the ability to lead with determination, vision and a deep understanding of a community's priorities. He is also the father of two secondary students currently enrolled in Katy ISD schools. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Over the past two years as deputy superintendent, Gregorski played an integral role in laying the groundwork for student learning in Katy ISD through his supervision of the School Leadership and Support Department, Human Resources and the Athletics Department. As superintendent of schools, it is expected that Gregorski will maintain Katy ISD's educational excellence and sustain its continuity of leadership while also helping the District reach the goals of its five-year strategic plan.<br></p><p>Per Texas code Sec. 552.126, a state mandated 21-day waiting period will follow before Gregorski will officially assume the superintendent role.<br></p><p><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Kenneth%20Gregorski%20headshot.jpg" alt="Kenneth Gregorski headshot.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:356px;" /><br></p></div>
CO-OP PROGRAMhttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=285CO-OP PROGRAM2018-12-12T17:48:51Z<div class="ExternalClass567022EF69E445F4A02C515BD9004CF3"><p><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Sophomores and Juniors, do you plan to work next school year? Are you interested in receiving Elective credits for working 10-15 hours a week? If you answered YES to any of these questions, stop by Room B149 and see Mrs. Brown or the Counselor’s office to pick up the </span><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/Co-Op%20Candidate%20Interest%20Form.pdf"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Candidate Interest Form</span></a><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> for the CO-OP Program for the 2019 – 2020 school year. Select </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><strong>8609 Practicum in Business Management (2 credits) and 8611 Ext Practicum in Business Management (3 credits)</strong></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">; interviews for next year’s program begin in March!!! </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><br></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">For more information please click here: </span><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/CO-OP%20PROGRAM%20Brochure.pdf"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Career Prep Program Brochure</span></a><br></p></div>
Spring Golf Tryoutshttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=284Spring Golf Tryouts2018-12-11T22:20:19Z<div class="ExternalClass72D8BB9CB8BD4B7E8EDC7B22D91E059E"><p>​Spring golf tryouts for Fall sports' athletes will be held this Thursday the 13th at the Driving Range at Falcon Point Country Club from 3-4 PM.  Come see Coach Donley or Coach Szafran in room D114 for more information.<br></p></div>
Catalyst Prep SAT/ACT Combo On-Campus Course http://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=283Catalyst Prep SAT/ACT Combo On-Campus Course 2018-12-11T13:53:07Z<div class="ExternalClass2A63163891CC457AAE1716FE81498782"><p>​</p><p><em>Torn between prepping for the SAT and ACT this Spring? </em>This Spring, <span style="text-decoration:underline;">prep for two tests for the price of one</span> with Catalyst's special <strong>SAT & ACT Combo Course</strong> program!</p><p>-8 two-hour content and strategy sessions filled with insider information to master both exams.</p><p>-4 full-length, proctored Hybrid practice exams with full score report diagnostics.</p><p>-Catalyst's 500-page prep book for both the SAT and ACT.</p><p><strong>Location:</strong> Cinco Ranch High School</p><p><strong>Class Schedule: </strong>1/22, 1/24, 1/29, 1/31, 2/5, 2/12, 2/26, 3/5- All Lessons from 4pm-6pm</p><p><strong>Practice Exams:</strong> 1/26, 2/9, 2/16, 3/2- All Practice Exams from 9am-1pm</p><p><strong>Tuition: </strong>Just $699 for the entire course and materials. <strong>For more information or to enroll, call </strong><a><strong>800.235.0056</strong></a><strong> </strong><strong>or email </strong><a href="mailto:info@CatalystPrep.com"><strong>info@CatalystPrep.com</strong></a><br></p><p><br></p></div>
Katy ISD Coach Joseph Receives Distinguished Honorhttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=990Katy ISD Coach Joseph Receives Distinguished Honor2018-12-11T02:46:07Z<div class="ExternalClassB457878535FE48859D232E838092F942"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">He's been with Katy Independent School District for the past 36 years and is best known for his passion and dedication to the Katy High School Tigers Football team.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">However, Coach Gary Joseph's influence and devotion is not limited to athletes only.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">His guidance has been embraced by thousands of students who attend Katy High School.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">For this reason, it was no surprise when he was awarded the 2018 University Interscholastic League (UIL) Sponsor Excellence Award. The accolade was created to identify and recognize outstanding sponsors who assist students in developing and refining their extracurricular talents to the highest degree possible within the educational system.</span><span style="text-align:justify;"> </span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">"Coach Joseph was one of 15 people statewide to win this outstanding award. It's great to see Coach Joseph receive this distinction for all that he does for the students at Katy High School," said Executive Director of Athletics Debbie Decker.  This is a true reflection of his commitment and devotion to create future Katy ISD legacies," added Decker.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Coach Joseph has made it a priority to know each and every football player on his team and daily emphasizes that excellence must begin in the classroom before it can succeed in the field.  He motivates his students to be more than ordinary and to thrive first to be the best with oneself before trying to defeat someone in any challenge.   </p><p>As a winner of the award, Coach Joseph will receive a $1,000 check as well as a distinctive trophy. </p><p><a href="https://www.dropbox.com/sh/0z7h16y2rrdoy91/AADhXqW-7U2mXd6O8IH3CK6ca?dl=0">Photo Gallery of the Award Presentation.</a><br></p><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/120718_KHS_UIL%20Sponsor%20Excellence%20Award%20Gary%20Joseph%20(20).JPG" alt="120718_KHS_UIL Sponsor Excellence Award Gary Joseph (20).JPG" style="margin:5px;width:599px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;">Coach Gary Joseph<br></p><p style="text-align:center;">Katy High School Head Football Coach/Campus Athletic Coordinator <br></p><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/120718_KHS_UIL%20Sponsor%20Excellence%20Award%20Gary%20Joseph%20(16).JPG" alt="120718_KHS_UIL Sponsor Excellence Award Gary Joseph (16).JPG" style="margin:5px;width:601px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Attribution for left to right:</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:center;">Lance Hindt, Superintendent of Katy ISD</p><p style="text-align:center;">Dr. Rick Hull, Principal of Katy High School</p><p style="text-align:center;">Coach Gary Joseph, Athletic Director and Head Football Coach of Katy High School<br></p><p style="text-align:center;">Ken Gregorski, Acting Superintendent of Katy ISD</p><p style="text-align:center;">Debbie Decker, Executive Director of Athletics</p><p style="text-align:center;">Kyle Green, Assistant Athletic Director</p><p style="text-align:center;">Pat Dowling, Assistant Athletic Director</p><p style="text-align:center;">Charlie Stevens, Assistant Athletic Director</p><p> <br></p><p> <br></p><p><br></p></div>
KHS CHOIR SPIRIT NIGHT - MONDAY DEC 10THhttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=282KHS CHOIR SPIRIT NIGHT - MONDAY DEC 10TH2018-12-10T19:07:58Z<div class="ExternalClass3051C26EC3D0401CAD3168F65C882392"><div>PIZZA FOR A PURPOSE</div><div>Katy High School Choir</div><div>Spirit Night</div><div>Monday, December 10th</div><div>5:00-8:00pm<br></div><p><br></p></div>
All Katy ISD After-School Activities Have Been Cancelledhttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=988All Katy ISD After-School Activities Have Been Cancelled2018-12-07T21:04:38Z<div class="ExternalClassFA91A91903B0401F8E528090A38096D0"><p>Please be advised that all Katy ISD after-school activities are <span style="text-decoration:underline;">canceled</span> beginning at 5:00 p.m. today, Friday, December 7 due to impending hazardous weather conditions in our region.  Harris County is advising all residents to stay off the roads beginning at sundown.  Many of our surrounding school districts are also taking similar action by canceling their after-school activities.</p><p>At this time, student-related and other activities that are scheduled to take place tomorrow, Saturday, December 8 will resume as planned, as it is being reported that the weather event will have passed through our area by 5:30 a.m.  If there is a change to any group's schedule, those students and families will be directly notified.</p><p>Parents, staff and community members should continue to monitor local media and the <a href="/Pages/default.aspx">Katy ISD website</a> for updates on school closings, event cancellations or changes in the forecast. Our official channels of communication are:</p><ul style="list-style-type:disc;"><li><a href="/sites/mobileapp/Pages/default.aspx">Katy ISD "OnTheGo" app</a></li><li>Website: <a href="/">Katyisd.org</a></li><li>Twitter:<a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__twitter.com_katyisd&d=DwMFaQ&c=Bg75SrweeeOWjU7z0YJ1jg&r=moE6quFltvnDejA-y87OeNTWYARAFpbv6JQGaZ-CdcY&m=V7y55Hwo_W6aDne4nGLTXID75KoZ_LhXbyR-TGSv3ow&s=56J6LC_9iWZCAun2Ae_HEEwja1db05ZRcdzEGVB-1kw&e=">@katyisd</a></li><li>Facebook: <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.facebook.com_Katy-2DISD-2D113148448705253_&d=DwMFaQ&c=Bg75SrweeeOWjU7z0YJ1jg&r=moE6quFltvnDejA-y87OeNTWYARAFpbv6JQGaZ-CdcY&m=V7y55Hwo_W6aDne4nGLTXID75KoZ_LhXbyR-TGSv3ow&s=8Ru2L9AqJo_7B3pzd_N8iScfndX_Z-4pe3_7z2ACr5I&e=">Katy </a><a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.facebook.com_Katy-2DISD-2D113148448705253_&d=DwMFaQ&c=Bg75SrweeeOWjU7z0YJ1jg&r=moE6quFltvnDejA-y87OeNTWYARAFpbv6JQGaZ-CdcY&m=V7y55Hwo_W6aDne4nGLTXID75KoZ_LhXbyR-TGSv3ow&s=8Ru2L9AqJo_7B3pzd_N8iScfndX_Z-4pe3_7z2ACr5I&e=">ISD Facebook</a></li></ul><p><br></p></div>
Katy ISD Teachers of the Year Honored at Brick Unveilinghttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=986Katy ISD Teachers of the Year Honored at Brick Unveiling2019-01-31T20:58:05Z<div class="ExternalClass20147BB4871C42559DFF12F2CAA485B5"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">When walking down the brick sidewalk located at Katy Heritage Park, there's a piece of Katy Independent School District history you simply can't miss.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">Hundreds of bricks at the park are dedicated to the past and present Katy ISD teachers who have devoted countless hours toward the education of their students.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">On Wednesday, December 5, Katy ISD along with Venus Construction and Country Park Portraits, unveiled a new set of bricks honoring the 67 Campus Teachers of the Year, for the 2017-2018 school year.</span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">"We could not be the school district we are today without quality teachers in every classroom," said Acting Superintendent Ken Gregorski.  "Our teachers put smiles on our students every day and these bricks are only a small token of appreciation for everything they do," added Gregorski.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Katy ISD has some of the best teachers in the country and with these commemorative bricks their legacy will be etched in the history of the District and the community. <br></p><p>Katy ISD thanks Venus Construction, Country Park Portraits and Katy Heritage Society for their sponsorship.  During the ceremony, the Katy High School Choir provided entertainment with several performances.</p><p><a href="https://www.dropbox.com/sh/69to7lsyb2q0bd0/AACW0x7G3f6_SSnA6YYLzhA0a?dl=0">Photo Gallery of the Teacher of the Year Brick Unveiling</a> </p><p><img alt="120518_TOY Brick Unveiling (67).JPG" src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/120518_TOY%20Brick%20Unveiling%20(67).JPG" style="margin:5px;width:611px;" /><br></p><p><br></p></div>
KHS CHOIR WINTER CONCERT & AUCTIONhttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=281KHS CHOIR WINTER CONCERT & AUCTION2018-12-06T17:52:34Z<div class="ExternalClass2F052876ADD342BF836D83A450534C2F"><div style="text-align:center;">2018</div><div style="text-align:center;">Katy High School Choir</div><div style="text-align:center;">Winter Concert and Auction</div><div style="text-align:center;"><br></div><div style="text-align:center;">December 11th, 2018 at 7:00pm</div><div style="text-align:center;">Katy High School Performing Arts Center</div><div style="text-align:center;"><br><p>The Katy High School Choir auction is now live and will be open until <strong>December 11th </strong>at 8:00 pm which is during the Choir Winter Concert in the PAC.  Come hear some beautiful music before picking up your auction items. Items will be available to be paid for and picked up after the concert.  All proceeds go to support our outstanding choir!</p><p>To view the auction, please go to <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.biddingowl.com_KHSCA2018&d=DwMBaQ&c=Bg75SrweeeOWjU7z0YJ1jg&r=Ob54-bnzjNC4hytZEMKzUIjPmSkg-RlPvq0yhVo3ETg&m=bPu7VPzny2t5zV-Nbr2F1Upnwf_iauxwyuukCS85vvo&s=NiT_utKQ3b1wcmWbzbbPa9k7oF52HQGLED5h_PbU1no&e=">https://www.biddingOwl.com/KHSCA2018</a>.  You will need to register as a bidder at <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.biddingowl.com_Auction_Bidders_register.cfm&d=DwMBaQ&c=Bg75SrweeeOWjU7z0YJ1jg&r=Ob54-bnzjNC4hytZEMKzUIjPmSkg-RlPvq0yhVo3ETg&m=bPu7VPzny2t5zV-Nbr2F1Upnwf_iauxwyuukCS85vvo&s=vG2knKBuURCu0hAsSMriChhIPeFO7bnSCZz9jUebv_s&e=">https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/Bidders/register.cfm</a> ..  Be sure to bid early and often!  Also, check back daily because other items might be added.  Please note that students are not able to bid (they can get their parents too though!)</p><p>Please contact Rosanne Legon at <a href="mailto:katychoirfudraising@gmail.com">katychoirfudraising@gmail.com</a> or 832-661-3040 with any questions.<br></p></div></div>
FUN FOOD FRIDAYhttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=280FUN FOOD FRIDAY2018-11-29T13:53:36Z<div class="ExternalClass91E4D09564D54986AF502537716BF4BA"><p>​</p><span><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Fun Food Friday</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> will be on </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">November 30th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> before school and during lunch.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Breakfast tacos - $2</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Donut holes - $2</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Chick fil a chicken biscuits - $3</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Pizza slices - $3</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Whole pizza - $15</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Chick fil a chicken sandwiches - $5</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Sodas, water and candy - $1</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Cash, venmo and credit card will be accepted</span></p><div><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><br></span></div><div><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1d2129;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Proceeds benefit the Friends of Katy High School</span></div></span><p><br></p></div>
Extenuating Circumstances Form:http://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=279Extenuating Circumstances Form:2018-11-29T13:52:46Z<div class="ExternalClass6280AF67173845978FED1179720B0F51"><p>​</p><span><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">APPLICATION FOR AN EXCEPTION TO THE EXAM EXEMPTION GUIDELINES BASED UPON EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">The deadline to submit to the grade level AP office is </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Thursday December 6th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> @ 3PM. </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Below is the link to the </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Extenuating Circumstances Form</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">:</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/Extenuating_Circumstances_Form.pdf"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">http://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Documents/Extenuating_Circumstances_Form.pdf</span></a><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> </span></p><br></span><p><br></p></div>
Fall Final Exam Schedulehttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=278Fall Final Exam Schedule2018-11-29T13:52:04Z<div class="ExternalClassCD082C37600849F7A39F7C73585F5AB2"><p>​</p><span><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">The </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Fall Final Exam Schedule</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> has been posted the school website. </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><br class="kix-line-break"></span><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/2018_Fall_Final_Exam_Schedule_KHS.pdf"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">http://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Documents/2018_Fall_Final_Exam_Schedule_KHS.pdf</span></a><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">As a reminder,students must attend through 5th period on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Also, no students can take a final exam before the exam window opens.</span></p><div><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><br></span></div></span><p><br></p></div>
SECOND SEMESTER PARKING OPPORTUNITIEShttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=277SECOND SEMESTER PARKING OPPORTUNITIES2018-11-29T13:51:31Z<div class="ExternalClass8DF1EF352F584736ADDB42BCB64C56BE"><p>​</p><span><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">We will have additional student parking spots available at the beginning of the second semester and we are making them available for purchase to any student in 10-12</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> grade.  Students will be able to purchase a parking tag beginning on January 7, 2019 and must meet all parking requirements by that time. The parking application can be found on the campus website under Publications and Documents. </span><a href="/campus/KHS/Documents/2018-19_PARKING_PACKET.pdf"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">http://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Documents/2018-19_PARKING_PACKET.pdf</span></a><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><br></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Any 10</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> grade student who is interested in purchasing one of the available spots can sign up in the 11</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> grade office during school hours Tuesday, November 27</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> until Friday, December 14</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">.  If more students sign up than we have available spots, a random drawing will be conducted and students will be notified.  Any remaining students will be placed on a waiting list.</span></p><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><div><span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"><br></span></span></div>Any 11</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> or 12</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> grade students, as well as any 10</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> grade students who sign up on the list will have to purchase their parking tag on January 7</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">  8:00 - 11:00 am.  Any parking tags that are not purchased at the end of the day on January 7</span><span style="font-size:7.2pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:super;white-space:pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> will be made available to students on the waiting list, or on a first-come, first-served basis. Students cannot park on campus until the day after they purchase their parking tag. </span></span><p><br></p></div>
STUFF THE SLEIGH TOY DRIVEhttp://www.katyisd.org/campus/KHS/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=276STUFF THE SLEIGH TOY DRIVE2018-11-29T13:50:34Z<div class="ExternalClass55603382877645AC863C3F9CDE06F1C0"><p>​</p><span><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">The Class of 2019 is sponsoring a Toy Drive to help the organization Stuff the Sleigh.</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">  Stuff the Sleigh is dedicated to helping families dealing with cancer to provide priceless moments for them to cherish for years to come.  Katy High School would like to provide a priceless, joy-filled, worry-free holiday season to as many of these families as possible. Katy High School is collecting gifts geared towards teenagers and </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-style:italic;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">strongly encourages gift cards</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">. Hours will be awarded for donations.</span></p><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">We will be collecting gifts from November 12th – November 30th</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> in the Senior Office.  Your donation will give patients and their families a reason to smile this holiday season! Please contact the Senior AP, Mrs. Hurt for any questions.  Thank you and let’s help a family in need this holiday season!</span></span><p><br></p></div>
Family Night: No Homework Assigned!http://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=983Family Night: No Homework Assigned!2018-11-27T14:37:57Z<div class="ExternalClassD97ED38F2F3344E6BAAA341A6E67374A"><p>​<img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/090718_No%20Homework%20Family%20Night.jpg" alt="090718_No Homework Family Night.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:383px;" /><br></p></div>
Legacy Parent Academy: Financial Information Academyhttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=979Legacy Parent Academy: Financial Information Academy2018-11-15T21:48:45Z<div class="ExternalClass583EEC1E2A344100A4B933E596D4E7DD"><p style="text-align:justify;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/LegacyParentAcademy_on_blue.jpg" alt="LegacyParentAcademy_on_blue.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:467px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Getting into college and/or university is, for the families of many students, considered a dream due to high costs.  With tuition rates on the rise and the high cost of books and other required materials, Katy ISD wants to help guide our high school students through the many financial assistance options available to them.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">On Saturday, November 17, parents and students will be able to attend the Legacy Parent Academy Financial Information session where they will receive post-secondary education and training as well as hands-on assistance with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA) applications.  Even more convenient, participants will be able to use an available computer lab to fill out the forms the same day.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">The event will take place <span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>between 10 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at Tompkins High School, Main Commons located at 4400 Falcon Landing Blvd, Katy, TX</strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>  </strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>77494</strong></span> </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Katy ISD Legacy Parent Academy educational sessions are free and specifically designed to equip parents with the strategies and techniques to support their children.  Sessions taking place throughout the school year will include experts on a variety of topics which can be viewed on our <a href="/parents/Pages/Legacy-Parent-Academy.aspx">Legacy Parent Academy website</a>.  </p><p>We hope to see you at one of our upcoming events!</p><p>Katy ISD<br></p><p><br></p></div>
Student Support Annex Named after Jeanne Colemanhttp://www.katyisd.org/Lists/latestnews/DispForm.aspx?ID=978Student Support Annex Named after Jeanne Coleman2018-11-15T21:37:33Z<div class="ExternalClass397D9F9DF93B47F2A738A74FE84B9D31"><p><span style="text-align:justify;"> </span><span style="text-align:justify;">Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees approved to name the Student Support Annex the "Jeanne Coleman Student Support Annex."</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">The annex, recently known as "Creech University", served as the temporary campus for displaced Creech Elementary students and staff following Hurricane Harvey.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">The facility, which is now property of Katy ISD, will house the District's Early Childhood Testing, Work-Based Learning Program, Speech Therapy Testing, Vision Impaired and Braille staff, Occupational and Physical Therapy, Licensed Specialist in School Psychology and other special education related services.</span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Jeanne Coleman is well known in the Katy ISD Family for her passion and leadership skills.  She began her educational career as a speech-language pathologist and worked for 13 years in two different school districts. Coleman was hired by Katy ISD in 1998 where she worked as a speech-language pathologist at Nottingham Country Elementary (NCE). A year later, Coleman was promoted as an instructional officer.  Her role soon expanded to include the provision of speech therapy services for secondary students at the Opportunity Awareness Center and the Behavior Transition Program.  She also coordinated district-wide speech therapy, adapted physical education and related services for occupational therapy, physical therapy, music and art therapy.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">She worked tirelessly on establishing eligibility guidelines for the district, overseeing assessment teams and establishing service program guidelines, all while maintaining federal, state and local guidelines.  While in this role, her responsibilities continued to grow in size.  Coleman became responsible for the supervision and administrative responsibilities for roughly 120 direct hires and contract speech-language pathologists.  She also took on the instructional services for the visually impaired population throughout the district.  </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Coleman's passion continues today for children with special needs as she advocates on their behalf to help them achieve their goals.  Coleman retired in 2016 with 31 years of dedication and service to students and parents.<br></p><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Jeanne%20Coleman%20headshot.jpg" alt="Jeanne Coleman headshot.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:419px;" /><br></p></div>

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