Beginning May 31-July 28, Katy ISD will serve free, healthy meals to children 18 and under at designated schools across the District.
At the Special Board meeting, Katy ISD Trustees unanimously voted to approve mid-point pay grade increases of five percent (5%) for all District classroom teachers and hourly employees, and three percent (3%) for all other Katy ISD employees for the 2022-2023 school year.
At May's Regular Board Meeting, Katy ISD’s newly elected Board members Lance Redmon and Victor Perez took the oath of office and were officially sworn in.
During the March monthly Katy ISD board meeting, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved Dr. Sanée Bell as the new Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning.
When the 2022-2023 school year begins, Katy ISD elementary schools will see a slight adjustment to their campus bell schedule. The adjusted bell schedule will maximize bus routes, minimize service delays, and better utilize drivers to address the current driver shortages.
Effective August 2022, Shafer Elementary will follow the bell schedule below:
7:50am- First bell rings for students to enter the building
8:10am- Tardy bell rings (students should be in their classrooms at this time)
3:20pm- Dismissal bell rings
Congratulations to the Improv Einsteins, Daredevils, and Creative Crew! They all made it to the Global Competition Level!
A special congratulations goes to our Improv Einsteins for Earning 2nd Place in GLOBALS!
- Kindergarten Parents Information Night will be August 10, 2022 from 5:30-6:30pm! Parents only, please!
- Meet the Teacher will be August 15, 2022!
- The first day of school will be August 17, 2022!
Power Up for Back to School!
Parents of new students* can pre-register for the 2022-23 Katy ISD fall semester through the PowerSchool Enrollment website.
Mark your calendar for these important dates:
- Now through July 1 – Online PowerSchool pre-registration for new students*
- July 2-27 - PowerSchool pre-registration for new students temporarily closed
- July 28 – Online PowerSchool pre-registration for new students re-opens
- August 1– PowerSchool Annual Student Update begins (for returning Katy ISD students**)
*A new student is defined as a K-12 learner who has never attended a school within Katy ISD, or a previous Katy ISD student who withdrew and is re-enrolling.
**A returning student is defined as any student who was actively enrolled during the 2021-22 school year.
All new and returning Katy ISD students are required to use PowerSchool Enrollment to submit a new student registration or thier Annual Student Update. Please email your school's corresponding contact found on the PowerSchool Enrollment website if you have questions.
Katy ISD Wellness Center Summer Hours
The Katy ISD Wellness Center, located at the District’s Agricultural Sciences Center, is temporarily open through June 30, Monday-Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Parents, students and staff may access Wellness Center information and the COVID-19 Self Reporting app through MyKaty cloud. Once logged into MyKaty, use the search bar in the upper left corner of the screen to type in the name of the app in which you wish to access. Student appointments are no longer required for Wellness Center services. Walk-ins are welcome.
Free Summer Meals
Now through July 28, designated Katy ISD schools will begin offering breakfast and/or lunch at no cost for kids 18 and younger.
Summer Meal sites include:
Access to 2022 STAAR Test Results Using the Family Portal
As in previous years, families will be able to access detailed information about their child’s areas of strength, as well as any gaps in learning, by reviewing STAAR and STAAR EOC results. Parents will need to access the state’s Family Portal for all testing results by using their child’s Unique Student Access Code.
Previous Unique Student Access Codes are no longer effective in the Family Portal. Parents can utilize the Parent Directions To Access State Testing Results document located on the Katy ISD Department of Research, Assessment, and Accountability website.
Test results will be available in the Family Portal by the end-of-day listed in the chart below.
*Per The Texas Education Agency (TEA), the STAAR 3-8 test results will not be available in the Family Portal on Friday, June 24, 2022. The STAAR 3-8 test results are tentatively scheduled to be available next week in the Family Portal. TEA will notify school districts on the timing of the release of the test results as soon as possible.