Curriculum & Instruction
Katy ISD provides all students access to rich curriculum with rigorous, high-quality instruction that provides opportunities to learn important concepts and procedures with understanding while empowering students to be confident, resourceful and persistent when solving problems. For specific questions, please contact your child's campus/teacher or the
Department of Curriculum & Instruction at (281) 396-2265.
Katy ISD's regular bell schedule is as follows: Elementary, 8:20 a.m.-3:40 p.m.; Secondary, 7:30 a.m.-2:35 p.m. For special bell times during testing and other events, speak to campus administration, or
visit the campus website for bell schedules.
The philosophy of the Katy ISD Kindergarten program is to provide all kindergarten students with a strong foundation necessary to become successful in all academic areas through a balanced, aligned and integrated curriculum that is developmentally-appropriate and creates life-long learners who contribute to a rapidly changing world.
Katy ISD Library Media Centers provide online resources which offer students relevant and reliable information for curricular enhancement and research. Access to these Internet subscriptions from home may require a username and password. Contact your school librarian for this information.
State Assessment & Testing
Katy ISD students participate in a comprehensive testing program that includes state and local assessments. For information about testing dates and programs, contact your child's counselor.
A student portal provides all students with home and school access to library databases, instructional technology tools, curriculum resources and online textbooks. Secondary students have access to student email, Katy ISD My Documents, grades, plus college and career materials. Visit the
Elementary Student Portal or
Secondary Student Portal Student Portal for more information.