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Taylor TPA Thanks PacesettersTaylor TPA Thanks Pacesetters<div class="ExternalClassD701A2FA1BDD467DBB619F225CF08A87"><p>​The Taylor Parents in Action (TPA) would like to thank the Pacesetters who recently donated $5,000.00 to  TPA's Mustang Outreach from the profits of their show, “Stronger than the Storm”.​</p><p>Mustang Outreach was started this year to help Taylor students in need and has touched many through your kindness and generosity.<br></p><p>TPA Website -<a href="http://thstpa.org/" target="_blank"> <strong>http://thstpa.org​</strong></a> </p><p>Stronger Than the Storm - <a href="https://youtu.be/bU2A5LgGXpY" target="_blank"><strong>https://youtu.be/bU2A5LgGXpY​</strong></a></p></div>
Katy ISD Announces Valedictorians and Salutatorians for its Seven High SchoolsKaty ISD Announces Valedictorians and Salutatorians for its Seven High Schools<div class="ExternalClass21627E26FF9B4001B74DF6F88450A235"><p>Katy ISD is proud to announce the top two students from each high school who are ranked highest academically in their respective graduating classes.  These students have worked extremely hard from the very first day of their ninth grade year until the last day of their senior year.  Many of them are now moving on to prestigious colleges and universities throughout the nation.  The 2017-2018 valedictorians and salutatorians are:<br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Cinco Ranch High School:</p><ul><li>Shreya Budhiraja – Valedictorian</li><li>Subhiksha Srinivasan– Salutatorian</li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">Katy High School:</p><ul><li>Marie-Anne Barron - Valedictorian</li><li>Piper Mackenzie Harris – Salutatorian</li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">Mayde Creek High School</p><ul><li>Arman Thomas Yazdian– Valedictorian</li><li>David Liu – Salutatorian</li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">Morton Ranch High School</p><ul><li>Penelope Nicole Meranio Gadia – Valedictorian</li><li>Kelly Tseng – Salutatorian</li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">Seven Lakes High School</p><ul><li>Anusri Dharmendra Shah – Valedictorian</li><li>Dennis Liu – Salutatorian</li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">Taylor High School</p><ul><li>Sachi Khemka – Valedictorian</li><li>Hachem Bey El-Murhbi – Salutatorian</li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">Tompkins High School</p><ul><li>Viraaj Singh Punia - Valedictorian</li><li>Rohit Ramesh Kamath – Salutatorian</li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;">Congratulations to all of these outstanding students!  </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><a href="https://www.dropbox.com/sh/l478vsslwdce0xq/AAB8YNpzliI0MU8YOxUROZFua?dl=0">Pictures of the 2017-18 Valedictorians and Salutatorians.</a>​</p></div>
Blue Out Shirts for 2018-2019Blue Out Shirts for 2018-2019<div class="ExternalClass622803CA5C834788823ADA975EA49CFC"><p>​Every year each grade level sells BLUE OUT t-shirts for their class fundraiser. This will help to reduce the cost of your student’s senior prom ticket, which can be $125.00 or more.</p><p>This year’s BLUE OUT t-shirt will be your student’s “ticket” into the Homecoming pep rally on Friday, October 19th. This year’s Homecoming football game is Friday, October 19th, at Legacy Stadium, at 6:30 p.m. We encourage students to wear their BLUE OUT t-shirts to all Taylor activities. Shirts will be distributed before Homecoming. Students must sign for their shirt.</p><p><a href="/campus/THS/Documents/Blue-Out-Shirt-Order-Form-2018-2019.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Blue-Out-Shirt-Order-Form-2018-2019.pdf</a>​<br></p></div>
Katy ISD Student Artwork to be Displayed in Washington D.C.Katy ISD Student Artwork to be Displayed in Washington D.C.<div class="ExternalClass5F3226FF6AFD46EB8705D7535B6D5632"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">The breathtaking masterpieces of two Katy Independent School District students will soon be on display in Washington D.C., as part of the annual Congressional Art Competition.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">Congressman John Culberson announced that Taylor High School student Soah Kim's drawing, </span><em style="text-align:justify;">Girl with Boots</em><span style="text-align:justify;">, was the overall winner from his district.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">She will receive two complimentary airfare tickets to Washington D.C. to view her work on display at the U.S. Capitol.</span><span style="text-align:justify;">  </span><span style="text-align:justify;">Congressman Pete Olson awarded Tompkins High School Mya Stalnaker and her painting </span><em style="text-align:justify;">Sequined Sweetheart </em><span style="text-align:justify;">the first runner-up recognition</span><em style="text-align:justify;">.</em><em style="text-align:justify;">  </em><span style="text-align:justify;">Her creation will be hung in Olson's D.C. office for a year.</span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Kevina Seo, from Taylor High School won second place for her painting titled <em>Horse rider with Texas Flag</em>.  Her picture will be framed and hung in Congressman Culberson's D.C. office for one year.  Additionally, Cinco Ranch High student Phuongthy Tran's <em>Goatee</em> piece was third runner up and his piece will be part of Pete Olson's Sugar Land office for an entire year.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">"It's through these artistic pieces that our Katy ISD students can explore the connection between art and storytelling," said Assistant Director of Fine Arts Mitzi Jones.  "The classic creations of our students are not just stunning, they engage viewers to interpret and create narratives," added Jones.</p><p>The Congressional Art Competition began in 1982 to provide an opportunity for members of Congress to encourage and recognize the talents of their young constituents.  Since then, over 650,000 high school students have been involved with the nationwide competition.</p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/052118_Girls%20with%20Boots_Soah%20Kim%20-%20smaller.jpg" alt="052118_Girls with Boots_Soah Kim - smaller.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><em>Girl with Boots</em> by Taylor High School Soah Kim<br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/052118_Sequined%20Sweetheart_Mya%20Stalnaker%20-%20smaller.jpg" alt="052118_Sequined Sweetheart_Mya Stalnaker - smaller.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><em>Sequined Sweetheart</em> by Tompkins High School Mya Stalnaker<br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/052118_Horse%20rider%20with%20Texas%20Flag_Kevina%20Seo%20-%20smaller.jpg" alt="052118_Horse rider with Texas Flag_Kevina Seo - smaller.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><em>Horse rider with Texas Flag</em> by Taylor High School Kevina Seo<br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/052118_Goatee_Phuongthy%20Tran%20-%20smaller.jpg" alt="052118_Goatee_Phuongthy Tran - smaller.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><em>Goatee</em> by Cinco Ranch High School Phuongthy Tran<br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p></div>
Fish Camp for Incoming FreshmenFish Camp for Incoming Freshmen<div class="ExternalClassC8D9A87A996C48478059A626B4033EAD"><p>​Fish Camp will be held on Monday, August 6 from 8-12 Noon.</p><p>All incoming freshmen are invited to attend!</p></div>
Chick-fil-A Leader AcademyChick-fil-A Leader Academy<div class="ExternalClassC832CD8F10894AADAE8CE3021782B00C"><p>​<span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;"><strong style="text-decoration:underline;">Chick-fil-A Leader Academy</strong><span style="text-decoration:underline;"> </span><strong style="text-decoration:underline;">Applications</strong> are due online June 1<sup>st</sup>.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;"><a href="https://app.chickfilaleaderacademy.com/apply" target="_blank"><strong>https://app.chickfilaleaderacademy.com/apply</strong></a><strong> </strong><br></span></p><p><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;"><img src="/campus/THS/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/chick-fil-a.png" alt="chick-fil-a.png" style="margin:5px;" /><br></span></p><p><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;"><img src="/campus/THS/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Chickfilaacademy%20application.png" alt="Chickfilaacademy application.png" style="margin:5px;" /><br></span></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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