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James E. Taylor High School

 

 

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Gifted & Talented Awareness SessionGifted & Talented Awareness Session<div class="ExternalClass4CDA4FA4ECBD493B9997065DFE195048"><div>GIFTED AND TALENTED DEPARTMENT</div><div>GT Awareness Session: Monday, November 24, 2014, at 7:00 pm</div><div><br></div><div> 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. Meeting will be at the Educational Support Complex, 6301 South Stadium Lane in room 1200 just inside the Staff Development entrance.</div><div><br></div><div>General Screening for the Gifted and Talented Program in Katy ISD:</div><div>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.</div><div><br></div><div>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.</div><div><br></div><div>The completed and signed Parent Checklist must be returned to the counseling office no later than 2:30 pm on Friday, January 9, 2015. </div><div><br></div><div>Please note that this is a firm deadline. Once all the forms are in, previous test scores will be reviewed, and a testing schedule will be determined for students who need to be tested.</div><div><br></div><div>You may also download the form from GT department’s page on the district website, www.katyisd.org.</div><div><br></div><div>Additional Screening for GT Students: 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, 2015. You do not need a Parent Checklist. </div><div><br></div><div>The Request for Additional Screening forms are also due to the counseling office by 2:30 pm on Friday, January 9, 2015. If you have questions about the Gifted and Talented Program, please e-mail <a href="mailto:judyjjennings@katyisd.org"><strong>judyjjennings@katyisd.org</strong></a> </div><div> GT Facilitator, </div><div>Taylor High School</div></div>
2014 THS Holiday Home Tour 2014 THS Holiday Home Tour <div class="ExternalClass3ED1849BDE6C4EA5A33195B75CE035CC"><p>​THS Project Graduation presents the Annual THS Holiday Home Tour.</p><p>Tour Dates: </p><p>Thursday, Dec 4 <br>5PM - 9PM</p><p>Friday, Dec 5<br>10AM - 2PM  &  5PM - 9PM</p><p>Tickets - $10 may be purchased at the following locations:</p><p>THS Senior Office - 20700 Kingsland Blvd</p><p>Katy Flower Market - 20829 Kingsland Blvd</p><p>Hauerland's Purveyors of Fine Foods - 1648 S. Mason Rd.</p></div>
Yearbook and Senior Ad Info Yearbook and Senior Ad Info <div class="ExternalClassAA304302DAD14EF4B990BA49537FDFC9"><p>​For information about this year's yearbook and buying ads for your seniors, go the page for the Mane Event - <a href="http://taylormaneevent.com/" target="_blank"><strong>http://taylormaneevent.com</strong></a></p></div>
Taylor High School Kicks Off K4K Project to Help Families Around the WorldTaylor High School Kicks Off K4K Project to Help Families Around the World<div class="ExternalClassBEA6A7706722484897433414E274CDBF"><p style="text-align:left;"><img alt="THS K4K.JPG" src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/THS%20K4K.JPG" style="margin:5px;width:285px;vertical-align:auto;float:right;" /><span style="line-height:1.5;">Taylor High School National Honor Society students launched the Katy for Kids (K4K) project to help pack hundreds of medical kits to be used by families around the world. </span></p><p>These students have engaged nearly 7,000 Katy ISD students to help with their goal of packing more than 650 kits, which will be used for <a href="http://projectcure.org/programs/kidskits" style="text-decoration:underline;">Project CURE's Kits for Kids</a>, a program that provides everyday medical supplies to families in 132 countries. </p><p>Students from Hayes, Nottingham, Pattison, and West Memorial elementary schools, McMeans Junior High and Taylor High School are currently participating. Families can support their efforts by either donating items to fill the kits from a list of supplies or donating $5 to sponsor a kit to deliver supplies. Item collection bins will be available at all participating schools starting October 31.  </p><p>For more information, contact Janet Thomason at <a href="mailto:janetthomason@projectcure.org" style="text-decoration:underline;">janetthomason@projectcure.org</a> or text <strong>K4K</strong> to the number 72727. </p></div>
Fall Semester Exam Schedule and Procedure for ExemptionsFall Semester Exam Schedule and Procedure for Exemptions<div class="ExternalClass3ED008706CFF4EAF876072089833AAC3"><div>Semester exam exemptions will be offered during Fall Semester for the 2014 – 2015 school year.</div><div>Below are exemption procedures and exam schedule for Fall Semester.</div><div><br></div><div><strong><a href="/campus/THS/Documents/Exam-Exemption-Procedures-for-Fall-Semester-2014.pdf">Procedures to Earn Fall Semester Exam Exemptions</a>​</strong></div><div><br></div><div><strong><a href="/campus/THS/Documents/2014-Fall-Exam-Schedule.pdf">Fall Semester Exam Schedule</a>​</strong><br></div></div>
Yearbook wants your pictures...Yearbook wants your pictures...<div class="ExternalClassBD42937ED11D4BF885C9DB09807F65A1"><p>​<strong style="line-height:1.5;">Yearbook wants your pictures: </strong><span style="line-height:1.5;"> Got a great picture you'd like to see published in the Taylor High School yearbook? Now it's easier than ever to send us your photos! Simply go to </span><a href="http://www.images.balfour.com/" style="line-height:1.5;">www.images.balfour.com</a><span style="line-height:1.5;"> and enter the following info:</span></p><p>Project Number: 503184, Password: taylorhigh , And your contact info.</p><p>Browse and select images from your computer and upload! IMPORTANT: Images should be in JPEG format. Max file size is 20MB. Cell phone photos and photos from the web (i.e. Facebook, Instagram, etc) are too small to reproduce in the yearbook.</p><p>Questions? <strong></strong></p><a href="mailto:stacehitt@katyisd.org%E2%80%8B" target="_blank">EMAIL​</a></div>
Get the THS Phone AppGet the THS Phone App<div class="ExternalClass2271333D4D8D487B9619294CC285FBAD"><div><table><tbody><tr><td><h2>​Get the THS Phone App</h2><p>Receive <em>Push Notifications</em> of upcoming events, news and headlines.<br>Available in Apple and Android App Stores for FREE <br>- Search <em><strong>Taylor High School <br></strong>(not available for iPads or tablets)</em></p><p><em>Update: 10/14/14 - 1991 subscribers</em></p></td></tr></tbody></table>​<p><a href="http://apps.katyisd.org/public/kisdwebmail/default.aspx?ename=BruceHCampbell&dname=Bruce%20Campbell" target="_blank"><font color="#c40000">THS Webmaster</font></a></p></div></div>
How to get ENews updates from Taylor HSHow to get ENews updates from Taylor HS<div class="ExternalClassF90B4541075E400EA4A11C447044CA39"><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">http://www.katyisd.org/dept/communications/Pages/subscribe.aspx</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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