Katy ISD student-athletes formally committed to their college or university of choice before heading off to Thanksgiving break.
Katy ISD Elementary Schools 45 and 46 are well under construction and are scheduled to welcome students in fall 2023.
Among 15 school districts found within the Greater Houston area, Katy ISD continues to top the list with the largest number of student gains, 12,940 to be exact, since 2016.
During the November Katy ISD board meeting Shauntá Smith was named as the new principal at Hutsell Elementary and Kristi Gonzales as the new leader at Shafer Elementary.
Katy High School FFA students once again earned the title of National FFA Champions after competing in the Poultry Evaluation Career Development Event during the National FFA Convention & Expo .
Instructional Materials Review
Katy ISD parents and community members will have an opportunity to review and provide their input on K-5 ELAR (English Language Arts and Reading) and K-5 SLAR (Spanish Language Arts and Reading) instructional materials. These instructional materials will be implemented during the 2023-2024 school year and include materials for phonics, grammar, reading and writing.
Materials will be on display by grade level in English and Spanish. A QR code will be provided to input resource feedback.
The instructional materials under consideration will be on display for in person review from 8AM-7PM on the following dates:
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - Friday, November 11, 2022
Monday, November 14, 2022 - Friday, November 18, 2022
Monday, November 28, 2022-Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Location: Education Support Complex (ESC) located at 6301 S. Stadium Lane, Katy, TX 77494 (upstairs hallway)
For information on digital access to the review materials and feedback instructions, click here.
All District campuses and facilities will be closed for Thanksgiving Break: November 21 – 25. Normal operations will resume on Monday, November 28.
2022 Winter Graduation Ceremony
Leonard Merrell Center
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
HIGH SCHOOL EXEMPTION CRITERIA
The 2022-2023 final exam exemption criteria information is accessible via the MyKaty Cloud “Exemption Information” tile now available for quick and easy reference.
All absences will count toward the maximum of 8 allowed unless the absences are school-related (see attendance codes per the 2022-2023 exemption form).
HOME ACCESS CENTER (HAC)
As a reminder, parents of secondary students are asked to check the HAC to stay abreast of their student(s) current six weeks assignment grades and grade average. HAC reflects the most accurate academic progress of students.
Grades observable in Canvas reflect the cumulative semester grade average. To ensure secondary students refer to the HAC to verify current grades on assignments and six weeks grade average, the following message is housed on the Canvas homepage: