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Katy Independent School District

Cinco Ranch Junior High

​Awards & Honors

  • Named to Texas Monthly's "Best Public Schools" list, 2006
  • Regional Scholastic Writing Contest, 2 Silver Keys and 1 Gold Key at the regional level. One Silver Key at the National Level (award given in New York).
  • Athletics: Since the school opened in 2001, CRJH girls and boys athletics have won over 75 district championships in tennis, football, volleyball, basketball, and track.


  • Runner Up, Gold Seal Award, KISD Livestock Show; 2012 JH Finalist for HLSR


  • Three-time Texas Music Educators' Association State Honor Band finalist
  • Twice named Top five TMEA Honor band finalist
  •  First at TMEA Region, 7 years in a row
  • UIL Sweepstakes nine consecutive years
  • Invitations and performances at The Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic.



  • UIL Sweepstakes, Best in Class
  • Alamo Showcase Competition Superior, Best in Class and Best Overall Choir for all 6 Choirs 2010
  • Katy Sixth Grade Festival Superior Ratings, All 3 Choirs 2010
  • Katy Sixth Grade Festival Best in Class Tenor and Mixed 2010
  • Invited to Sing the National Anthem at the Houston Rockets� game 2010 and 2012
  • Invited to Sing the National Anthem at the Houston Astros� game 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

Destination Imagination

  • 3rd Place in 2012 District Competition


  • Award winning author visits by Neal Shusterman, Catherynne Valente, Ally Condie, Kenneth Oppel and more!
  • Student Book Clubs held each six weeks
  • Storyteller Nights in the CRJH Library
  • Read if Forward--a campus-wide reading incentive program
  • 10,000 Page Reading Challenge--a campus-wide reading incentive program
  • Scholastic Book Fair twice a year
  • Librarian Book Talks
  • Teen Read Week activities


  • UIL Sweepstakes, Best in Class
  • Named the Texas Music Educator�s Association 2010 Honor Full Orchestra
  • In 2010, Katy ISD was name one of the �Best Communities for Music Education� by the NAMM Foundation


  • Outstanding PTA in Katy ISD (two years)
  • Outstanding Youth Protection Program � State Level

Science Olympiad

  • Third at regionals and 9th at the state competition in 2012; 3rd at state in 2013


  • Kelly & Michael Show�s Top Teacher�top 5 finalist- 2013


  • Recognized twice in Taylor Publishing�s Yearbook .
  • Various awards won at yearbook camp.
TEA District"A"  Rating
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