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Katy ISD Student Artwork Heads to AuctionKaty ISD Student Artwork Heads to Auction2019-02-22T17:13:47Z<div class="ExternalClass4763FB6AC3084F5FAA9681D1BFAFFC94"><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Katy ISD art students number more than any other district in the 2019 School Art Program auction with 13 students advancing to the auction.  Katy ISD is pleased to have a total of 19 students earning cash school art program awards at this time.  This is the first year in the history of the auction and Katy ISD that our two junior high students have swept the top two awards over 120+ districts competing!<br></span></p><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">All Auction work can be viewed online at:</span></p><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"> </span><a href="https://www.rodeohouston.com/Educational-Support/School-Art-Program"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">https://www.rodeohouston.com/Educational-Support/School-Art-Program</span></a><br style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"></p><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Work will be auctioned on: <strong>Sunday, March 10</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> starting at 11:45 am (NRG Arena in the Sales Pavilion)</strong></span></p><p><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><br></strong></p><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>Katy ISD Art Auction:  </strong><strong>13 Students to participate</strong></span></p><table cellspacing="0" width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-default"><tbody><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Lot Number </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Award</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Student First </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Student Last </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Artwork Title </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Campus </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Art Teacher </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:12.5%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Grade </strong></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"> # 8</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Junior High Class Champion</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Adriana</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Landin-Seneriz</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Midsummer Dreamin'</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tays Junior High</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Katrina M Cerk</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>8</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"># 15</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Junior High Reserve Class Champion</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Ashley</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Chung</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Next to the Road</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Beck Junior High</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Alycia Sundrla</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>7</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"># 3</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Class Champion, Monochromatic</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Madelyn</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Huynh</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Texas Stud</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Christie Skinner</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>11</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 18</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot </em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Seogene</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Lee</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Done for the Day </em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Katy HS</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Natalie Rodriguez</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>11</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 21</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot </em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Nour</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Rashad</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Into the Sunset</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Christie Skinner</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>12</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 23</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot </em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Luana</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Rodrigues do Sacramento</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">LiL Dreams and texas things</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Christie Skinner</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>12</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 24</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Michele</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">DuPont</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">On Duty</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Christie Skinner</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>11</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 33</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Angel</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Luo</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Spirit</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Cinco Ranch High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Patricia Kuhn</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>11</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 34</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Alekya</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Vejendia</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Morning Glory</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Seven Lakes High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Kimberly Glasgow</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>12</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 35</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot </em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Ruofan</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Zhang</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Lassoing the Prize</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Seven Lakes High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Kimberly Glasgow</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>12</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 57</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot </em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Chelsea</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tang</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Western Wear</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Seven Lakes High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Kimberly Glasgow</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">11t Gr</em></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 66</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot </em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Zoe</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Puno</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Future Rider</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Christie Skinner</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>9</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em># 71</em></strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Auction Lot</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Chloe</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Low</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Hello Neigh-bor</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</span></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><em style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Christie Skinner</em></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><em>9</em><em><sup>th</sup></em><em> Gr</em></span></td></tr></tbody></table><p><br style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"></p><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">It is a record-breaking year in Katy ISD for the three-dimensional art students as they earned a total of six automatic premiums in the Ceramic/Sculpture Category.  (These pieces do not auction; however, they earn the same premiums equivalent to the premiums paid to the two-dimensional work in Lots 17 and up)<br></span></p><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Automatic Premium Cash Awards:</strong></span><strong> </strong><strong> </strong><strong>6 Students</strong></span></p><table cellspacing="0" width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-default"><tbody><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:14.2857%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Category</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:14.2857%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Student First</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:14.2857%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Student Last</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:14.2857%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Title of Artwork </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:14.2857%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Campus </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:14.2857%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Art Teacher </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:14.2857%;"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Grade </strong></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Ceramic </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Paula </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Villavicencio</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Chrome Valley</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Mayde Creek High School</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Cathy Fuller</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>12</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Ceramic </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Janet </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Cao</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Native Serpentine</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">McKenzie Grimm</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>10</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Ceramic</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Emma </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Renner</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Geometric Coalition</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">McKenzie Grimm</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>11</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Ceramic</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Jerzy</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Nowakowski</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">The Unknown</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">McKenzie Grimm</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>12</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Ceramic </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Carly</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Harville</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Alluring Acoma</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Tompkins High School</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">McKenzie Grimm</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>10</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Sculpture </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Emily </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Guerrero</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">de Lara</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Taylor High School</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;">Jason Smith</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><strong>12</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> Gr</strong></span></td></tr></tbody></table><p><span style="font-family:"times new roman", times, serif;font-size:17.3333px;"><br><br></span></p></div>
Six Katy ISD Academic Decathlon Teams Head to StateSix Katy ISD Academic Decathlon Teams Head to State2019-02-22T14:43:04Z<div class="ExternalClass3DE2DE48DE264A8C8D4F6F048C65C14B"><p><span style="text-align:justify;">It's a first for Katy Independent School District!</span><strong style="text-align:justify;">  </strong><span style="text-align:justify;">This year</span><strong style="text-align:justify;"> </strong><span style="text-align:justify;">a total of six high school teams will be headed to the Texas Academic Decathlon Event to be held on March 8-9 in San Antonio, TX.  The District has the most schools heading to State of all the districts competing at the 5A Large Schools Division level.  Katy, Morton Ranch, Taylor, Cinco Ranch, Seven Lakes </span>and<span style="text-align:justify;"> Tompkins high schools will each be sending a team of nine students to compete.  </span><br></p><p>"Participating in decathlon team activities provides our Katy ISD students the opportunity to experience the challenges of high-level academic tasks. It also promotes a sense of team effort to accomplish academic excellence," said Alene Lindley, Director of the Katy ISD Secondary Curriculum, Gifted and Talented (GT) and Advanced Academics Department. <br><span style="text-align:justify;"><br>Two weeks ago, the six teams participated in the Regional Academic Decathlon at Seven Lakes High School where they obtained the needed cumulative points to move onto the next level. The curriculum, provided by the United States Academic Decathlon (USAD), changes each year and includes roughly 1,000 pages of </span>a high-level<span style="text-align:justify;"> curriculum covering Math, Music, Economics, Science, Literature, Art and Social Studies.  Students also have to prepare and deliver a memorized speech and give an impromptu presentation. Additionally, they also have to sit in an interview and write an essay.  </span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;">The Texas Academic Decathlon Event is the second largest academic program in the nation where students have the opportunity to be one of the beneficiaries of $150,000 in scholarship.  The top scoring teams will head to the United States Academic Decathlon competition to be held in Bloomington, Minnesota from April 25-27.</p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="https://www.dropbox.com/sh/mxdhaa4dbn8kxhm/AAC6uEAP7mRy7zDQhNCHevmra?dl=0">Photo Gallery of the Katy ISD Decathlon Teams</a> <br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/022019_CRHS_Decathlon%20Team.jpg" alt="022019_CRHS_Decathlon Team.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Cinco Ranch HS</strong></span>:</p><p style="text-align:center;">Back Row, from Left to Right: Jeanie Xu, Mahin Ahsan, William Wang, Xavier Williams, Danielle Defreitas, and Camila Santos</p><p style="text-align:center;">Front Row, from Left to Right: Emmanuel Jaimes, Hana Chaudhry, and Victoria Zhang</p><p style="text-align:center;">Coaches: Susan Shank and Ashley Miller<br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/022019_OTHS_Decathlon%20Team.jpg" alt="022019_OTHS_Decathlon Team.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Tompkins HS:</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:center;">From Left to Right: Back row: Courtney Cherry, Dax Nesossi</p><p style="text-align:center;">From Left to Right: Middle row:</p><p>Adhrik</p><p style="text-align:center;">Chethan, Jiya Mathuria, Bianca Chen, Paul Davis</p><p style="text-align:center;">From Left to Right:  Front row: Graham Brown, Carly Chen, Noor Gulrajani, Tori Morales, Cory Graham</p><p style="text-align:center;">Coaches: Dax Nesossi and Courtney Cherry<br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/022019_THS_Decathlon%20Team.jpg" alt="022019_THS_Decathlon Team.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Taylor HS</strong></span>:</p><p style="text-align:center;">Back row from Left to Right: Eric Brunsell, Andrew Zhebrak, William Li, Eric Tang, Catherine Batchelor, Jenny Brunsell</p><p style="text-align:center;">Front row from Left to Right: Akash Jothi, Dale Kang, Ashna Rahman, Sakshi Mohta, Sienna Fisher</p><p style="text-align:center;">Coaches:  Jenny Brunsell and Eric Brunsell (husband and wife) J</p><p style="text-align:center;"> <br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/022019_MRHS_Decathlon%20Team.jpg" alt="022019_MRHS_Decathlon Team.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Morton Ranch HS</strong></span>:</p><p style="text-align:center;">Top:  Aryan Botani, Isaac Lozano, Savannah Espinoza</p><p style="text-align:center;">Middle: Thomas Walters, Preston Taylor, Annamarie Ruley, Iman Olajide</p><p style="text-align:center;">Bottom: Karen Tseng, Sarah Munoz, Darian Johannsen</p><p style="text-align:center;">Coaches: Carrie McDaniel and Divya Kaushal</p><p style="text-align:center;"> <img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/022019_KHS_Decathlon%20Team.jpg" alt="022019_KHS_Decathlon Team.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Katy HS</strong></span>:</p><p style="text-align:center;">From Left to Right: Grace Goerig, Anjola Oyemade, Dalton Bolen, Kirk Priddy, Tim Chiu, Oscar Villanueva, Stone Garza, Josh Dierker, CJ Arienza</p><p style="text-align:center;">Coaches: Kevin Walker and Caitlin Phillips</p><p style="text-align:center;"> <img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/022019_SLHS_Decathlon%20Team.jpg" alt="022019_SLHS_Decathlon Team.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Seven </strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Lakes</strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> HS</strong></span>:</p><p style="text-align:center;">Front Row from Left to Right: Emily Burns, Katelyn Luong, Joyee Chakrabarti, Cristina Pontaza, Anagha</p><p style="text-align:center;">Kenikar</p><p style="text-align:center;">Back Row from Left to Right: Jonathan Frishman, Jonathan Nguyen, Shaunak Dabir, Patrick Schumacher, Allen Cui</p><p style="text-align:center;">Coaches: Jonathan Frishman and John Mitchell<br></p><p><br></p></div>
Registration Now Open for Is it Mean? Is it Rude? Is it Bullying? SessionRegistration Now Open for Is it Mean? Is it Rude? Is it Bullying? Session2019-02-21T22:31:34Z<div class="ExternalClass71CDAD1DD0104957938B41F03BA0C062"><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>Registration Now Open for</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>Is it Mean?  Is it Rude?  Is it Bullying?</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>Session</strong></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Nowadays bullying has become a well-known term among parents and students.  However, often times other behaviors are categorized as bullying, when they are not.  </p><p style="text-align:justify;">As part of the next Legacy Parent Academy education session entitled, "Is it Mean? Is it Rude? Is it Bullying," participants will explore the key differences between bullying and being rude and/or mean.  Attendees will learn about the various forms of bullying and how campus administrators are taking steps to determine if an incident is considered bullying or another offense, as defined by the Katy ISD Discipline Management Plan.  The session will also include strategies that parents can use to help prevent and respond to an incident of bullying.  </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Registration is required via the <a href="/parents/Pages/Legacy-Parent-Academy.aspx">Legacy Parent Academy website.</a></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>What:     <br> Is it Mean? Is it Rude?  Is it Bullying Education Session</strong></p><p><strong>Where:</strong>  <br>Legacy Stadium<br>Rooms ABC<br>1830 Katyland Drive<br>Katy, TX  77493<br></p><p><b>When:            </b><br><b>Wednesday, February 27, 2019<br></b>6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.</p><p><br></p></div>

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