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James E. Taylor High School

 

 

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Letter from Principal StocksLetter from Principal Stocks<div class="ExternalClassD883C930ECCC4011867AF1ACC65543E6"><p>​Click <strong><a href="/campus/THS/Documents/Dear-Taylor-Mustang-Families.pdf">HERE​</a></strong> to read the welcome back letter from Mr. Stocks.</p></div>
Katy ISD Receives Highest Possible TEA Accountability RatingKaty ISD Receives Highest Possible TEA Accountability Rating<div class="ExternalClass3929397FAEF6461E88AB57520F99609F"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">The Texas Education Agency (TEA) last week released the 2015 state accountability system ratings for more than 1,200 school districts and charters, with Katy ISD receiving the highest possible accountability rating of "Met </span><span style="line-height:1.5;">Standard."</span></p><p>Additionally, every Katy ISD campus met the state standards, with six secondary schools earning all seven possible distinctions and two elementary schools earning all five possible distinctions.</p><p>Districts and campuses are assigned one of three ratings under the accountability system: "Met Standard," "Met Alternative Standard" or "Improvement Required." The rating of "Met Standard" is assigned to districts and campuses that meet performance index targets on all indexes for which they have performance results.</p><p>For more information on the state accountability ratings, visit the <a href="http://www.tea.state.tx.us/news_release.aspx?id=25769815103" style="text-decoration:underline;">TEA website</a>.</p></div>
Get the Katy "On the Go" APP for your Phone! Get the Katy "On the Go" APP for your Phone! <div class="ExternalClassA0AD7473A73842B891B2AAC7CF54140F"><p>​The old THS phone app is history. Now we are using the Katy ISD mobile app which you can customize for Taylor High School. Here are all the instructions you will need. <strong><a href="/sites/mobileapp/Pages/default.aspx">Click Here.​</a></strong></p></div>
Katy ISD Graduates Receive Houston Marathon Foundation ScholarshipsKaty ISD Graduates Receive Houston Marathon Foundation Scholarships<div class="ExternalClass90EC6F24380347718069843F877A8FC6"><p>​<span style="line-height:1.5;">The Houston Marathon Foundation (HMF) announced last week that </span><strong style="line-height:1.5;">Laine Zizka</strong><span style="line-height:1.5;"> of Taylor High School and </span><strong style="line-height:1.5;">Chris Winski</strong><span style="line-height:1.5;"> of Morton Ranch High School were named the first recipients of the Susan Poorman Blackie Scholarship. The two Katy ISD graduates and former cross country runners will each receive a $5,000 scholarship annually for four years, totaling $20,000 in financial aid toward their college tuitions.</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>Both student athletes were captains of their respective cross country teams and members of the National Honor Society. Winski plans on running track and cross country at the University of the Incarnate Word in the fall and Zizka plans to attend Texas Christian University. </p><p>In addition to supporting these two students over the next four years, the Susan Poorman Blackie Scholarship will also be awarded to two graduates in the summer of 2017. </p><p>For more information, visit the <a href="http://www.chevronhoustonmarathon.com/AboutHMC/HoustonMarathonFoundation.cfm" style="text-decoration:underline;">Houston Marathon Foundation website</a>. </p></div>
2015-2016 Student Parking Information 2015-2016 Student Parking Information <div class="ExternalClass6B04262F80204F14B27BCCDB70E603C5"><div style="color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;"><div><strong></strong></div><div><div style="color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;"><strong>Parking stickers are on sale in the Senior office.</strong>. Please make sure to look at the attached handouts and have all required forms printed out and completely filled out upon arrival.</div><div style="color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;">Thanks!  ​</div></div> </div><div style="color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;"><strong><a href="/campus/THS/Documents/Parking-2015-2016-Senior-Reserve-Information.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" />15-16 Senior Reserve Parking Space Information​​</a></strong></div><div style="color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;"><strong><a href="/campus/THS/Documents/Parking-2015-2016-THS-Parking-Agreement.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" />15-16 Parking Agreement</a></strong></div><div style="color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;"><strong>​<a href="/campus/THS/Documents/Parking-2015-2016-Parking-Prices-and-Requirements.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" />15-16 Parking Prices and Requirements</a></strong></div><div style="color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;"><strong><a href="/campus/THS/Documents/Parking-2015-2016-Student-Parent-Guardian-Consent-to-Random-Drug-Testing.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" />15-16 Consent to Random Drug Testing​​</a>​</strong></div><p><br></p></div>
Class of 2016 Senior PhotosClass of 2016 Senior Photos<div class="ExternalClass90FE9BE9823D4E5B8383EB63C912F499"><p>​<span style="font-size:13px;">CLASS OF 2016 SENIORS:  You will be taking your senior photos with Prestige THIS Summer.  You should get a postcard in the mail but if you don’t please contact them to make the appointment.  Their contact information is :  Prestige Portraits, 2501 South Mason Rd, Suite 210 (at the Equestrian Center on Mason) Katy, TX 77450, 281-492-9361</span><span style="font-size:13px;"> </span></p><div><span style="background-color:#ffff00;">The deadline to take pictures with Prestige to be in your Senior yearbook is September 26th, 2015</span>.</div></div>
Follow Mr. Stocks and Taylor High School on Twitter Follow Mr. Stocks and Taylor High School on Twitter <div class="ExternalClassFD4FE856BFD94F0D931AAFDCFF24130C"><p>​Follow Mr. Stocks and Taylor High School on Twitter <strong><a href="https://twitter.com/THS_Mustangs">@THS_Mustangs​</a></strong>​ for news, comments, encouragement, reminders, and much more!​</p></div>
How to get ENews updates from Taylor HS How to get ENews updates from Taylor HS <div class="ExternalClass819B35D673C640879936FE06562E0819"><p>The new Parentlink messaging system allows community members to subscribe to campus enews messages, as well as District-level messages such as the KatyISD Update and Board Meeting Notices. The link (<a href="/dept/communications/Pages/subscribe.aspx" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><font color="#0066cc">http://www.katyisd.org/dept/communications/Pages/subscribe.aspx</font></span></a>) to subscribe to these messages is available on the home page in the box titled "Katy ISD Update." This link also includes a box next to each campus, which allows community members to subscribe to individual campus enews.</p></div>

James E. Taylor High School

20700 Kingsland Blvd.

Katy, Texas 77450

Principal: Jeff Stocks

Ph: 281.237.3100    Fax: 281.644.1760

School Hours: 7:25 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

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