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Katy Independent School District

Katy OnTheGo Mobile App

  • Katy OnTheGo Mobile App

Katy OnTheGo - Mobile App 

 

Katy ISD Mobile Application Information    


How to Download the App

Watch a Video Tutorial:  How to Download the App

  • Go to the App Store or Google Play

  • Search "Katy ISD"

  • Select "Free" and then "Install"

  • You will need to know your Apple or Google account password

  • After it has installed select "Open"

  • You have now downloaded the app

 **Windows Phone Users: You can go to http://katyisd.parentlink.net/m/ on your Windows phone to access the app information.



How to Customize Your News and Calendar Feeds

Watch a Video Tutorial:  News and Calendar information for the Katy ISD App help

  • Select the News icon

  • By default you will see all the district level news feeds

  • For Apple devices, select the "Wheel" in the top right hand corner; for Android devices, select the "Slider" in the top right hand corner

  • Select which school(s) you wish to follow

  • Choose which type of news you want to follow

  • Select "Back" and then "Done"

  • Now your customized selection will display in your News Section

  • Select the Calendar icon

  • For Apple devices, select the "Wheel" in the top right hand corner, for Android devices, select the "Slider" in the top right hand corner

  • Select which school(s) you wish to follow

  • Select "Done"

  • Your App is now customized



View Grades, Assignments, Attendance, Lunch Balance

This information will be available on a managed rollout basis.  Please see the list to the right for the week that your campus student information will be made available.

  • The Katy ISD App allows you to view your child's grades, assignments, attendance record and cafeteria balance

    • The grades and assignments are pulled from the Home Access Center. If you child's grades do not display in the HAC they will not show on the app either.

  • Select the Student Info icon

  • You will need to enter your Home Access Center Login ID and password. If you don't know your HAC information you can email

  • Once you are logged in you will see your child's picture displayed

  • Click on your child's picture

  • To view grades click on "Classes". You will see the grades on the right hand side

  • To view specific assignments and grades for those assignments, select a class

  • Enjoy the app



Set up Notifications

Watch a Video Tutorial: How to Setup Notifications

  • Open the App

  • Swipe the screen to the second page and select "Notifications"

  • You will see "Academic Alerts"

  • Your "Inbox" contains any messages you have received through our new ParentLink Communication System

  • Alerts are push notifications that pop-up on your mobile device

  • To set-up an alert for Apple devices, select the "Wheel" in the top right hand corner; for Android devices, select the "Slider" in the top right hand corner

  • You can set up alerts for:

    • Any time a new message is sent

    • When you child's class grades drops below a certain threshold

    • When your child's assignment grade drops below a certain threshold

    • When your child's grade has been updated by the teacher

    • When your child's teacher has posted a new assignment

  • To set a threshold select an alert topic

  • Change "Off" to "On"

  • Then pick your threshold

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