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Join the #1 Highly Acclaimed School District in the Houston AreaJoin the #1 Highly Acclaimed School District in the Houston Area2019-04-18T13:38:17Z<div class="ExternalClassBBD731A4B1EF45C1B449E272E888F3E5"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">Calling all educators to Katy Independent School District!!!</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  Prep</span><span style="text-align:justify;">arations for the 2019 Katy ISD 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;">"This job fair is a perfect opportunity for a certified teacher to introduce themselves to Katy ISD," says Human Resources Coordinator Katye Shields.  "Katy ISD is known as a Texas premier school district because of its devoted educators who take pride in their role of helping students create a bright future," added Shields.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">This year, Katy ISD enrolled close to 2,800 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 they complete an application on the <a href="/dept/hr/Pages/default.aspx">Katy ISD website</a> in advance and bring enough resumes to share at the fair.</p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>What:</strong><strong>             <br></strong>Katy ISD 2019 Certified 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 27, 2019</b><b><u><br></u></b>Junior High & High School Campuses:  8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.<br>Elementary Campuses:  1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.</p><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/041819_Teacher%20Fair%20Flyer%202019.jpg" alt="041819_Teacher Fair Flyer 2019.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:461px;" /><br></p></div>
Seven Lakes Junior High Re-Designated as a National School to WatchSeven Lakes Junior High Re-Designated as a National School to Watch2019-04-15T14:17:10Z<div class="ExternalClassACB04D1DEAEC4FBCAE6B1B50D0EAD425"><p>​<span style="text-align:justify;">For the<span style="font-family:"segoe ui", segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;"> second time, Seven Lakes Junior High (SLJH) has been designated as a Texas School to Watch by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform and the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP).  SLJH joins approximately 35 other campuses across Texas with this distinction and honor.  The school will be recognized nationally in Washington D.C. at the National Schools to Watch Conference on June 27-29, 2019.</span></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span style="font-family:"segoe ui", segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;">SLJH was selected for its academic excellence, developmental responsiveness, social equity and organizational structures and processes.  In addition, the school is known to have a strong leadership team, which includes teachers who work together to improve curriculum and instruction as well as a shared commitment toward assessment and accountability for continuous improvement.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span style="font-family:"segoe ui", segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;">"Receiving a National Schools to Watch re-designation is an honor for SLJH.  We couldn't have done it without our dedicated staff, students and parents who work together to ensure that this school is at a high-performing level," said Seven Lakes Junior High Principal Kristin Harper.  "Our goal is to meet the needs of our students and motivate them to create a bright future," added Harper.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span style="font-family:"segoe ui", segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;">The Schools to Watch selection process is based on a written application that requires schools to show how they met certain established criteria.  Schools were then visited by state teams, which observed classrooms, students work and interviewed administrators and teachers among other observation mechanisms.  Schools are recognized for a three-year period, and at the end of the third year, they must demonstrate progress on specific goals in order to be re-designated.  <br></span></p><p><br></p></div>
Katy Summer Academic Term- High School Summer School Katy Summer Academic Term- High School Summer School2019-04-03T21:06:18Z<div class="ExternalClass088477056DFC4DE68D7B6418DAFB9909"><p></p><p></p><p>For all students interested in registering for high school summer school courses: </p><p><a href="/campus/SLJH/Documents/High%20School%20Registration%20Flyer%20-%202019.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />High School Registration Flyer - 2019.pdf</a></p></div>
Katy ISD Participates in 2019 National Prescription Drug Take Back EventKaty ISD Participates in 2019 National Prescription Drug Take Back Event2019-04-01T21:31:34Z<div class="ExternalClass2483F556F55E4CD694A7F4B8005C1799"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">The Katy ISD Police Department in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public an opportunity to safely dispose of potentially dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications.  According to the DEA, pharmaceutical drugs can be just as dangerous as street drugs when taken without a prescription or a doctor's supervision.  Needles or sharp objects will not be accepted and any liquids must be in prescribed containers.  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.</span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">"The Prescription Drug Take Back initiative addresses a vital public safety and public health issue," said Katy ISD Police Chief Robert Jinks.  "Families could be harboring dangerous prescription drugs in their own medicine cabinet without even knowing it.  This event allows residents to have a better and safe option to dispose of these items," added Jinks.</p><p>Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high, as are the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses due to these drugs.  Last April, Americans turned in 309 tons (over 617,000 pounds) of prescription drugs at nearly 5,500 sites operated by the DEA. </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>What:             <br>National Prescription Drug Take Back Event</strong></p><p><strong>Where:</strong>           <br>Mark L. Hopkins Law Enforcement Center<br>20370 Franz Road<br>Katy, TX  77449</p><p><strong>When:            <br></strong><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Saturday, April 27, 2019<br></strong></span><strong>10 a.m. – 2 p.m.</strong></p><p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/032919_Drug%20Take%20Back%20April%202019.jpg" alt="032919_Drug Take Back April 2019.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:505px;" /><br></p></div>
Science Olympiad Regional ResultsScience Olympiad Regional Results2019-03-28T18:59:58Z<div class="ExternalClassF9E903DC0E024907947306597DF228F2"><p>​<br>Congratulations to the Seven Lakes Science Olympiad team! They received FIRST PLACE at regionals, which earns them the chance to compete at the State competition. Our Seven Lakes Junior High Science Olympiad team will represent Katy ISD along with Beckendorff JH.  </p><p></p><p><img src="/campus/SLJH/PublishingImages/sci%20oli2.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:745px;height:481px;" /></p><p></p></div>
Orchestra - Prestigious HonorOrchestra - Prestigious Honor2019-03-20T13:40:21Z<div class="ExternalClass0AFAAA2C4A7040AC8107EC9564A0ECBF"><p>​<br>Over Spring Break, the Seven Lakes Junior High Honor Orchestra attended the Music for All Festival in Indianapolis, Indiana. It was a prestigious honor to be invited to perform at the Festival as only two junior high orchestras from around the country were invited to attend. We are extremely proud of all students who were a part of this experience! </p><p>Congratulations!</p><p>Kristin Harper<br>Principal</p><p><img alt="orchestra.jpg" src="/campus/SLJH/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/orchestra.jpg" style="margin:5px;vertical-align:middle;float:none;" /><br></p></div>

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Staff and Student Holiday

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 Seven Lakes Junior High School​

6026 Katy-Gaston Road

Katy, TX 77494

Principal: Kristin Harper

Ph: 281.234.2100   Fax: 281.644.1885

School Hours: 8:45 a.m. to 3:55 p.m.​

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