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Human Trafficking Awareness Community EventHuman Trafficking Awareness Community Event<div class="ExternalClass58161930F0934B17A0704DD9A3B208BC"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">Katy ISD and Crime Stoppers of Houston are joining forces to create awareness to human trafficking. Known as "modern day slavery" it's estimated that currently there are 313,000 victims in Texas, according to the University of Texas in Austin.  </span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Through an eye-opening 45-minute presentation, attendees will hear about how to identify human trafficking and will gain valuable information about victims and traffickers. Most importantly, they will learn how to report suspected abuse.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">"Human trafficking is a crime that does not discriminate.  Victims can be any age, race, gender, education level or socioeconomic status," said Katy ISD Deputy Superintendent Ken Gregorski.  "As part of our Katy ISD Strategic Plan, the district has made it a priority to actively support the emotional well-being of all learners and will be partnering with internal and external stakeholders to accomplish this goal together," added Gregorski.</p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>What:</strong><strong>       <br></strong>Join Katy ISD Police Department and Houston Crime Stoppers for a Human Trafficking Awareness Community Event.</p><p><strong>Where:</strong>         <br>Legacy Stadium, Community Room<br>1830 Katyland Drive<br>Katy, TX  77493</p><p><strong>When:</strong><strong>          <br></strong><b style="text-decoration-line:underline;">Wednesday, April 25, 2018</b><b><u><br></u></b>7-8 p.m.</p><p>Note:  This presentation would not be appropriate for minors (under 18).</p><p></p></div>
Katy ISD VIPS Celebration Katy ISD VIPS Celebration <div class="ExternalClassF6B2D2FED3F849F7AE9393FF07B1E2A6"><p style="text-align:left;"><strong>Be Here Now! - </strong><strong>Join us for our </strong><strong>Katy ISD VIPS Celebration<br></strong><strong>Friday, May 11  </strong><strong>8:30 – 10:30 a.m.<br></strong><strong>Merrell Center</strong><strong><br></strong></p><p style="text-align:left;"><a href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LYPNW28?websitesource=%5bwebsitesource_value"><strong>RSVP</strong></a><strong> by May 8 at  <br><a href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LYPNW28?websitesource=%5bwebsitesource_value" target="_blank">https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LYPNW28?websitesource=%5bwebsitesource_value​</a></strong></p><p style="text-align:left;"><a href="/campus/THS/PublishingImages/2018-Be-Here-Now-Poster-English.jpg" target="_blank"><strong>Flyer - English</strong></a></p><p style="text-align:left;"><strong><a href="/campus/THS/PublishingImages/2018-Be-Here-Now-Poster-Spanish.jpg" target="_blank">Flyer - Espanol</a></strong><strong></strong></p><p style="text-align:left;">For more information - <a href="/dept/pie/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank"><strong>http://www.katyisd.org/dept/pie/Pages/default.aspx​</strong></a></p></div>
Rescheduled Date: New Katy ISD Agricultural Sciences Center Coming Soon!Rescheduled Date: New Katy ISD Agricultural Sciences Center Coming Soon!<div class="ExternalClass248B300936374A19A2C2661CC08B36DD"><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>​**Rescheduled Date**</strong></p><p style="text-align:left;"><span>With one of the largest Future Farmers of America (FFA) chapter in the nation, Katy Independent School District is proud to announce the groundbreaking of its new Agricultural Sciences Center.</span><span>  </span><span>Invaluable educational experiences involving plants and raising farm animals will take place at this new state-of-the-art facility. Thus, Katy ISD continues serving as an outstanding training ground for the next generation of farmers, scientists, veterinarians and a host of other fields.</span><span>  </span><span>The programs offered at this facility will provide an array of opportunities to students who wish to contribute to the world of agriculture, food and natural resources used by millions of citizens around the nation.</span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">"This project has become a reality for our FFA students and staff thanks to our voters," said Superintendent Lance Hindt.  "We expect the Agricultural Sciences Center to be ready for the Katy ISD Livestock Show and Rodeo scheduled for February 2019," added Hindt. </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>What:</strong><strong>           <br></strong>Groundbreaking ceremony of the Agricultural Sciences Center.</p><p><strong>Where:</strong>         <br>Future site of the Agricultural Sciences Center<br>5825 Katy Hockley Cut Off Road<br>Katy, TX  77493</p><p><strong>When:</strong><strong>          <br></strong><b style="text-decoration-line:underline;">Reschedule Date: April 23, 2018</b><b><u><br></u></b>11 a.m. - Noon</p><p>​<img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Aerial%20Shot%20of%20Agricultural%20Sciences%20Center%20-%20smaller.jpg" alt="Aerial Shot of Agricultural Sciences Center - smaller.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /></p></div>
Join the #1 School District in the Houston AreaJoin the #1 School District in the Houston Area<div class="ExternalClassB268465B6BA14FF3A627D481294D8CFD"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">Calling all educators to Katy Independent School District!!!</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span></p><p><span style="text-align:justify;">Preparations for the Katy ISD 2018 Teacher Fair are underway. Administrators from all Katy ISD campuses will be available to talk to educators who aspire to become part of this growing school district.</span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">"Some of the best teachers from across the country can be found at Katy ISD," says Human Resources Coordinator Katye Shields.  "Providing quality education to students begins with valuing the role of an educator.  Our district is looking for teachers who not only inspire students in a classroom, they mold them into future legacies."</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Each year, Katy ISD enrolls close to 2,000 additional students and it's expected to open up several schools in the coming years.  No pre-registration or fee is required.  Participants must show proof of certification and it is recommended that participants complete an application on the <a href="/dept/hr/Pages/default.aspx">Katy ISD website</a> in advance.</p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>What:</strong><strong>           <br></strong>Katy ISD invites new interested individuals as well as current district employees to attend the 2018 Teacher Fair.</p><p><strong>Where:</strong>         <br>Leonard E. Merrell Center<br>6301 South Stadium Lane<br>Katy, TX  77494</p><p><strong>When:</strong><strong>          <br></strong><b style="text-decoration-line:underline;">Saturday, April 21, 2018</b><b><u><br></u></b>Elementary Campuses:  8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.<br>Junior High & High School Campuses:  1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.</p><p></p></div>
Katy ISD Announces Public Meeting to Discuss Federal ProgramsKaty ISD Announces Public Meeting to Discuss Federal Programs<div class="ExternalClassF82A3D23C9F7463498FC4F0159A195AC"><p>​<span style="text-align:justify;">Katy Independent School District continues steadfast in its mission to provide unparalleled learning experiences to all students, including those with special needs and disabilities.  The Elementary and Secondary Act (ESEA) Title I-IV, the Individuals and Disabilities Act (IDEA) Part B Special Education, High School Accelerated Instruction and the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education (CTE) are federal programs offered at Katy ISD campuses.  Public meeting discussions will focus on the programs current function as well as the proposed implementation for the upcoming school year. </span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>What:           <br></strong>Public meeting to discuss federal programs offered at Katy ISD.  The public is invited to comment on these programs.  A written statement for the record must accompany all comments made.  Parent and teacher surveys have been created to gather input on these programs. </p><p style="text-align:left;">Parent Survey (English):  <a href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JPCWY8Y">https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JPCWY8Y</a></p><p style="text-align:left;">Parent Survey (Spanish): <a href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/J6VX6GP">https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/J6VX6GP</a></p><p><strong>Where:</strong>         <br>Katy ISD Education Support Complex<br>6301 S. Stadium Lane<br>Katy, TX  77494</p><p><strong>When:          <br></strong><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Tuesday, May 1<br></strong></span>1 p.m.</p></div>
Summer Opportunities for Students​​​​Summer Opportunities for Students​​​​<div class="ExternalClass18E9E4529B4A4FC2B97AAAB4F62408AF"><p>​Katy ISD offers multiple summer programs for students. To learn more and for registration information, <a href="/parents/Pages/Summer-Programs.aspx" target="_blank"><strong>click here</strong></a>.</p><p>Summer School Information (KSAT).  Registration for KSAT opens April 4<sup>th</sup>.<br></p></div>

James E. Taylor High School

20700 Kingsland Blvd.

Katy, Texas 77450

Principal: Chris Morgan

Ph: 281.237.3100    Fax: 281.644.1760

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