District Announcements

  • 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.

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  • 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.

    Wellness Center and Self Reporting App located in MyKaty Cloud

     

     

     

     

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  • 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:

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  • 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.

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  • Health Services

    All students enrolled in Katy ISD must be in compliance with state required immunizations. Immunization requirements can be found on the Katy ISD Health Services Immunizations page.                                                                 

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  • Mental Health Resources

    Our Katy ISD community continues to be deeply saddened by the incident that occurred at Robb Elementary in Uvalde CISD earlier this week. We understand that our students, staff, and community may be impacted by these events and want to assist in processing this tragedy. Please see the resources below on how to speak with children and others about such events. 

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  • 2022 STAAR EOC June Testing Opportunity at CRHS

    EOC Summer Testing Registration is closed. Students who cannot retest in June will retest in December at their home campus. 

    STAAR EOC Testing Dates

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  • Secondary Summer School - Original Credit

    All original credit summer courses will be offered exclusively through Katy Virtual School.             
    The first semester of Katy Virtual School began June 1 and ends June 30. Log in to MyKaty and select the Canvas tile to view your course.  The application is currently open for 2nd summer semester, fall and spring requests. Second summer session is July 5 – August 3.  All courses are original credit high school courses. For information, refer to https://www.katyisd.org/kvs   
    Additional Information about Katy Virtual School
    https://www.katyisd.org/kvs   
    Katy Virtual School (KVS) online classes are a way for secondary students to acquire graduation credits and/or expand their learning opportunities through paid, online supplemental high school credit courses during the summer and school year.                  

    KVS courses:                 

    • Provide flexibility in scheduling.                     
    • Allow students to get ahead on credits.                    
    • Provide opportunities to access courses that are not offered on the home campus.                    
    • Help students moving into Katy ISD from outside Texas to meet graduation requirements.                     
    • Courses are developed and taught by Katy ISD teachers.                     

    KVS offers over 45 approved College Board Advanced Placement (AP), Katy Advanced Program (KAP) and academic level courses. The cost is $200 per semester with reduced or no fees for students identified as economically disadvantaged. Courses are approved by the NCAA for student initial eligibility and KVS is an approved College Board Online Provider.                     
    Katy Virtual School FAQ, or email katyvirtualschool@katyisd.org.                    

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  • College and Career Labs

    A centralized college and career lab will be offered at the KSAT campus, Cinco Ranch High School, and is open to all high school students this summer who would like assistance in one or more of the following areas:            

    • Preparing for the college application openings in August of 2022          
    • College/career interest          
    • College essay prep, scholarship searches          
    • Timeline reviews          

    The lab is accepting appointments for select days now through July 14.   

    Sign Up for a 1-hour time slot via this link College and Career Lab Sign Ups or by going to https://tinyurl.com/CCLab22   

    For more information regarding college and career labs, visit the KSAT website or view the flyer   

    The KSAT program is hosting a Summer Webinar Series for students and parents who would like to learn more about the college application process, post-secondary options, and specific colleges. Sign up to attend one of the available webinars listed below: https://bit.ly/KSATWebinarSignUp 

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  • Summer is a great time to read a good book. From choice boards for elementary to Canvas courses junior high and high school, there is something for everyone! All students have access to Sora on ebooks and audio books all summer long.

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  • SpeakUp is the anonymous reporting platform that students, parents and patrons can use to report safety concerns, bullying, threats of violence, drug use, as well as any other concerns related to students' physical or mental health. SpeakUp is available for download on the Apple Store or Google Play. It is also available on all District websites, computers and District devices. SpeakUp provides an opportunity for the Katy ISD community to anonymously provide valuable information to District administration and law enforcement that will keep our students safe. 

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  • Technology Support

    Family Technology Resources & Support - Great information and orientation for district technology and how to receive support. 

    Password Self Service Tool - Using this tool, you can retrieve your usesrname and/or reset your password using a verification code. 

    MyKaty Cloud - Portal for all district applications including HAC and Canvas. 

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  • Elementary Bell Schedule: 2022-2023 School Year

    Katy ISD’s elementary bell schedule will see a slight adjustment beginning fall 2022 in an effort to maximize bus routes, minimize service delays, and accommodate for ongoing driver shortages. Please note that the bell schedule adjustment only affects elementary campuses. There will be no change to the 2022-2023 Katy ISD junior high nor high school bell schedules.         

    Elementary Bell Schedule

     

     

     

     

     

    Should you have any questions about the elementary bell schedule adjustment, do not hesitate to call (281) 396-2110 or email kellyesmego@katyisd.org

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  • Updated Class Rank/GPA

    The following is now viewable in the Home Access Center.

    Home Access Center

     

     

    Please click on the "Grades" icon - Transcript Tab.

    • Updated GPA for rising 10th-12th grade and class of 2022, can view their unofficial transcript and official GPA
    • Unofficial rank/quartile for rising 12th grade and class of 2022

    GPA and Rank

     

    Official transcripts will be updated in Scibbles on June 7 and requests that have been entered for end-of-year transcripts will begin being fulfilled. Please note that the official transcript only displays rank for the Top 10% and will show quartile for 1st, 2nd and 3rd quartile. Instructions are below on how to order if you have not already put in a request for an official transcript.

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  • High School Transcript Request

    High School Transcript Requests

     

     

    Current high school students and ALL alumni students can request their high school transcript through ScribOrder.

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  • Athletics 

    See all of our latest schedules, including playoff information here: Katy ISD Schedules

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  • Lifeguard Training 

    Are you interested in becoming an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard? Katy ISD Athletics is offering several Lifeguard Training Courses. Registration is now open: https://www.katyisd.org/Page/4308  

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  • Fine Arts

    JH Band Camp, JH Choir Camp & JH Orchestra Summer Camps     

    Katy ISD will be holding music camps this summer for current 6th, 7th and 8th graders in each fine arts discipline. Information will be available through campus directors, as well as the camp registration tile in the District’s Pay ‘N’ Go app.   

       

    Spring Art Show Virtual Gallery is LIVE!      

    The Katy ISD Spring Art Exhibit is available to the public through July 30th by way of the KISD Spring Art Virtual Gallery. This virtual gallery highlights all PK-12 artwork that was displayed at this year's in-person Spring Art Show at the Merrell Center Arena. If you missed the in-person event, or just want to see all of the fabulous art again, check out the virtual gallery!

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  • 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).  

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  • SchooLinks

    SchooLinks is a college and career readiness platform that helps students discover their interests and strengths, explore colleges and careers, and create an individualized career and academic plan that best reflects their post-secondary goals. SchooLinks is accessible to students in 6th - 12th grades, and their parents.                                                               

    Using SchooLinks, students and families can:                          

    • Build their Personal Graduation Plan                       
    • Access career interest, strength and mindset surveys                         
    • Explore 2-year and 4-year colleges                         
    • Create course plans based on career pathways                         
    • Take virtual reality college campus tours                         
    • Search for scholarships                         
    • Learn about financial aid                         
    • Find internship and volunteer opportunities                         
    • Explore traditional, emerging and military career fields                         
    • Create digital portfolios / resumes                         
    • Communicate with counselors                           

    Student Login:                          
    Students log in to SchooLinks via MyKaty Cloud, then select the SchooLinks logo.                                  

    Parent/Guardian Login:                           
    Parents/Guardians will have login access to SchooLinks at a later date.         

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  • Library Book Information

    Parents of secondary students may be notified via email if their child checks out a Young Adult Fiction book from the campus library. This optional notification is available if a parent elected to receive the library notification when filling out the online Return to School Enrollment update in August.  If a parent did not elect to receive the library notification, parents/guardians may contact Bookconcern@KatyISD.org to make a change and request the notification.

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  • Partner with Parents (PWP): Instructional Resource Review Requests

     

    Katy ISD values the continued partnership with our parents to ensure our students have access to the finest instructional resources available. The PWP Online Book Review app has been expanded to include review options for all Instructional Resources. Parents/Guardians with concerns regarding an Instructional Resource (i.e., Instructional Materials, Library Books, Internet/Online Materials) that may be in violation of Board Policy EF Local that pertains to the “pervasively vulgar" standard, are encouraged to fill out an online review form via the Partner with Parents (PWP) Instructional Resource Review app available on MyKaty cloud.                 

                    

    To access the PWP app, log in to MyKaty using your Katy ISD ID number and password.  Parents/guardians will use the same ID and password used to log into the Home Access Center (HAC).

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  • Katy ISD is Hiring!

    Bus drivers, food service, custodial, repair teams, teachers, aides and more! bit.ly/ApplyKatyISD

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  • Parent Community Education Opportunity

    In partnership with the Texas Education Agency (TEA), Crime Stoppers Houston hosts the webinar series: S.A.V.E. (Safety Awareness. Valuable Education). This series serves as a platform for discussion on many topics that concern the safety of our schools and community.  These topics include: mental health, human trafficking, social media and internet safety. Please see the link for upcoming webinars available. S.A.V.E. Webinar Series

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  • Child Find

    Child Find is a process designed to identify, locate, and evaluate individuals from birth to 21 years of age who may need special education and related services. If you are concerned that your child may have a disability, contact your student’s school for more information about the Child Find process or click on the following link: Katy ISD Child Find Information Page

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