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Morton Ranch High School

 

 

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2015 TAKS March Exit Level Retest2015 TAKS March Exit Level Retest2014-12-17T15:54:52Z<div class="ExternalClassB1F4D68E22384C7B9D9A9C022485D650"><p></p><p>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 style="text-decoration:underline;">Exit Level</span> will have the opportunity to retake the necessary subject area tests in March, 2015.  The TEAMS and TAAS tests are no longer being offered; however, individuals eligible to take TEAMS or TAAS will take TAKS Exit Level English language arts and/or mathematics.</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> from December 8, 2014 - February 6, 2015.   Individuals will need to register online for the TAKS test by accessing the website at <a href="http://www.texasassessment.com/taksoos" style="text-decoration:underline;">www.TexasAssessment.com/taksoos</a><span style="text-decoration:underline;">.</span>   The registration process will be <span style="text-decoration:underline;">online</span> only.  <strong>The online submission must be completed by 5:00 p.m. (CT), on February 6, 2015.</strong>  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 2015 TAKS March Exit Level Retests will be administered on the following dates:</p><ul><li>March 2                        ELA</li><li>March 2                        ELA Writing (TAAS - eligible examinees for writing)</li><li>March 3                        Mathematics</li><li>March 4                        Science</li><li>March 4                        ELA Reading (TAAS - eligible examinees for reading)</li><li>March 5                        Social Studies</li></ul><p>Katy ISD is offering the March Exit Level retesting at Arthur Miller Career & Technology Center (MCTC) located at 1734 Katyland Drive.  For additional information, contact Christy Gregory in the Katy ISD Office of Research, Assessment and Accountability at 281.396.2128. </p></div>
JR Class Rings!JR Class Rings!2014-12-12T20:46:38Z<div class="ExternalClass59F2ACFE714544DAB212727BE36378F7"><p style="text-align:center;">​Balfour</p><p style="text-align:center;">Ring Delivery</p><p style="text-align:center;">Morning Announcement</p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Please make announcement on:</span></p><p style="text-align:center;">Wednesday - Monday, Dec 10<sup>th</sup> - 15<sup>th</sup>              </p><p style="text-align:center;"><sup>--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------</sup>Attention Juniors :</p><p style="text-align:center;">Your Class Ring's are Ready!</p><p style="text-align:center;">The Balfour Company will be at School to Deliver Your Class Rings on Monday,           during all Lunches. </p><p style="text-align:center;">All Balances are due in order to pick up your ring. </p><p style="text-align:center;">If you still need to order a Class Ring, you can place your order at Lunch, order online at Balfour.com, or stop by the Balfour Office on Chimney Rock.</p><p style="text-align:center;">See you Monday to Pick-up your Class Ring from Balfour!!!</p></div>
GT Awareness SessionGT Awareness Session2014-11-20T21:49:53Z<div class="ExternalClassF2D524A8B7954F588A9750363B61C4A0"><p><strong>GIFTED AND TALENTED DEPARTMENT</strong></p><p><strong> </strong><strong>GT Awareness Session:</strong></p><p><strong>Monday, November 24, 2014 at 7:00 pm</strong> </p><p>If you are interested in learning more about the Gifted and Talented Program or wish to determine whether it is something you should pursue for your child.</p><p><em>Meeting will be at the Educational Support Complex, 6301 South Stadium Lane in room 1200 just inside the Staff Development entrance.</em></p><p><em> </em></p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Use from November 19</strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong><sup>th</sup></strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>-January 8</strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong><sup>th</sup></strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> </strong></span></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><strong>General Screening for the Gifted and Talented Program in Katy ISD:</strong> </p><p>All interested students who have not already been screened this school year for the G/T program may pick up a Parent Checklist from the Counselors' office beginning Monday, November 24. </p><p>At the secondary level, students are screened based upon specific subject matter aptitude in one or more content areas. In the screening phase of the identification process, multiple quantitative measures (standardized test scores) and qualitative measures (data gathered from parents and teachers) are examined. Students who meet district criteria for GT placement are eligible to participate in the subject area for which they qualify for the GT program. Screening is available for GT service in the areas of language arts, math, science, and social studies.</p><p> </p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;">The Parent Checklist must be returned to the counseling office no later than </span></p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;">2:30 pm on Friday, January 9, 2015</span>.  Please note that this is a firm deadline.  </p><p>Once all the forms are in, any previous test scores will be reviewed and a testing schedule will go home with students who need to be tested.  </p><p> </p><p>You may also download the form from GT department's page on the district website, <a href="/"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">www.katyisd.org</span></a>.  </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><strong>Additional Screening for GT Students:</strong></p><p>Students who are already in some GT classes, but wish to add other GT courses for next year should pick up a Request for Additional Screening form in the counseling office from November 24 through January 8.  You do not need a Parent Checklist.</p><p>The Request for Additional Screening forms are also due to the counseling office by 2:30 pm on Friday, January 9, 2015.</p><p> </p><p><em>If you have questions about the Gifted and Talented Program, </em></p><p><em>please email </em><a href="mailto:kathrynalangford@katyisd.org"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><em>kathrynalangford@katyisd.org</em></span></a><em> </em></p><p><em>GT Facilitator, MRHS.</em></p></div>

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Wrestling - Boys & Girls Varsity/Jr. VArsity - Doc Hess Classic

12/20/2014

First Day of Winter

12/21/2014

Kwanza

12/26/2014

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Morton Ranch High School

21000 Franz Road

Katy, TX 77449

Principal: Lee Crews

Ph: 281.237.7800 Fax:281.644.1746

School Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

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