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Katy Independent School District

James E. Taylor High School

 

 

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Coffee with the PrincipalCoffee with the Principal<div class="ExternalClass686C0D2E635E4D18A951C9784F8B9DF0"><p>​Join Mr. Stocks on Friday, February 24, at 7:45 am in the Library. Bring your questions. Here the latest from THS.</p></div>
Dual Credit Summer and FallDual Credit Summer and Fall<div class="ExternalClassC1AEE364F0464EDF885B5309421AC2F6"><p>​<strong>Attention Juniors</strong> - Dual Credit Packets below.</p><p>Summer 2017 Packet - <a href="/campus/THS/Documents/KISD%20summer%202017%20packet.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />KISD summer 2017 packet.pdf</a></p><p>Fall 2017 Packet - <a href="/campus/THS/Documents/KISD%20fall%20%202017%20packet.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />KISD fall 2017 packet.pdf</a></p></div>
Katy ISD Students Bring Home Top Honors at Houston Area Teachers of Foreign Languages' Farrington ContestKaty ISD Students Bring Home Top Honors at Houston Area Teachers of Foreign Languages' Farrington Contest<div class="ExternalClass0867092888804DBCA67A79AB04C394F1"><p>Katy ISD had 30 high school students win awards at the <strong>2017 Farrington Contest and Awards</strong>, sponsored by the Houston Area Teachers of Foreign Language. This included six students who took home first place prizes in Spanish Advanced, Spanish Intermediate, German 2, German 3 and American Sign Language. </p><p>More than 200 Houston-area students participated in the language competition and schools were allowed to send three students from each language level. Participants completed a language exam including reading, writing, listening and speaking.</p></div>
Advanced Placement (AP) Exams Available for Katy ISD StudentsAdvanced Placement (AP) Exams Available for Katy ISD Students<div class="ExternalClassBFF058DE9A004401888C24BB0125E80F"><p style="text-align:justify;">High school students in the Katy Independent School District may register for Advanced Placement (AP) exams at their home campus from <strong>February 27-March 20, 2017.</strong>  Late registrations will be accepted through March 26, 2017, with a late fee of $5/exam.  Each high school will announce the details of the registration process at the home campus.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">All students who are enrolled in AP courses in Katy ISD are strongly encouraged to participate in AP exams.  An AP exam score of 3 or better is counted as an advanced measure for Distinguished Achievement graduation recognition (DAP) and can be recognized for a distinction.  However, students are not required to take the exam, and the exam has no bearing on the high school course grade.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Fee waivers are available for students in economic need.  Home-schooled students may register in person at the high school campus in their attendance zone during the registration window.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">A partial refund of $45 per exam is available for seniors who have been admitted to a college and who have documentation that the college will not accept AP exam scores for credit.  Refunds must be requested in writing to the home school counseling office by April 28, 2017, with documentation from the college or university's AP exam policy.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Students in special economic circumstances must identify that need during exam registration.  <strong>All request for addition fee waivers must be made during the registration period (February 27-March 20, 2017)</strong> to ensure that proper arrangements are made for the student.  AP Coordinators will confirm eligibility for any fee waivers.<br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Students in need of testing accommodations must adhere to the College Board timeline for these requests.  Contact the Campus AP Coordinator with any questions. <br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">AP exams are scheduled for the weeks of May 1-5 and May 8-12, 2017.  To determine the exact date of a particular exam, visit <a href="http://www.collegeboard.com/">www.collegeboard.com</a></p><p style="text-align:justify;">State law requires Texas public colleges and universities to award credit for scores of 3 or better on AP exams.  Other institutions have their own policy on awarding college credit or advanced standing.  Students are responsible for checking the policy at the university or college they plan to attend by contacting thea university or by visiting the College Board's website at <a href="http://www.collegeboard.com/">www.collegeboard.com</a>.<br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Contact the Campus AP Coordinator for more information about the AP program and AP exam registration.</p></div>
Teacher of the Year!Teacher of the Year!<div class="ExternalClass513225E281F64A4780B80A328602DDAA"><p>​Congratulations to Phuong Nguyen, Taylor's Teacher of the Year. <strong></strong></p><a href="/campus/THS/Pages/Teacher-of-the-Year.aspx"><strong>Click here.</strong></a></div>
Seniors - Order Graduation ItemsSeniors - Order Graduation Items<div class="ExternalClass09FD710BE93B4AF98B44159306638E62"><p>​Click the link below for graduation ordering information - </p><strong><a href="http://tinyurl.com/ht3ljq4">http://tinyurl.com/ht3ljq4​</a></strong><div></div></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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