katy isd: Katy ISD College and Career Night
- 09/25/14 09:23 AM
Katy ISD College and Career Night Merrell Center
6301 S Stadium Dr.
Katy, TX. 77494
Above picture of Merrell Center taken by and copyrighted by Bob Gilbert with all rights reserved.
Katy ISD will host a College and Career Night on Wednesday October 1, 2014 at the Merrell Center which is located at the address shown above. The program begins at 6 PM and will continue until 8 PM. Over 200 representatives from colleges, universities and post secondary training programs from all across this nation will be on hand.
Numerous universities and colleges will be attendance
katy isd: Katy ISD Homecoming Schedule
- 09/11/14 08:57 AM
Katy ISD Homecoming Schedule
Above picture taken by and copyrighted by Bob Gilbert with all rights reserved.
Wow it is already time to look at the Katy ISD Homecoming Schedule. I know it will be 95 degrees today with heat index of 104 but High School football is in full swing and Saturday September 13, 2014 is Morton Ranch’s Homecoming. Here is the complete schedule:
September 13, 2014 8 pm
Morton Ranch High School
September 27, 2014 8 pm
Katy High School
October 4, 2014 8 pm
Taylor High School
October 11, 2014 8 pm
katy isd: Katy ISD Wi-Fi Guide 2014-2015
- 08/18/14 09:18 AM
Katy ISD Wi-Fi Guide 2014-2015
Above picture courtesy of Bong free to share, modify and use pictures.
Katy ISD offers students and faculty a filtered Katy Public Wi-Fi on all of its campuses. Students from grades 2-12 can bring to school and use for educational purposes and instruction their own person device. Students are expected to access the Katy filtered Wi-Fi.
All users of the Katy Public Wi-Fi have filtered Internet access similar to what they would have if using a district owned device.
Students from grades 2-12 can bring their own technology device such
katy isd: Open House at Katy ISD Newest Elementary School James Randolph
- 08/07/14 11:15 AM
Open House at Katy ISD Newest Elementary School James Randolph
James Randolph Elementary School
5303 Flewellen Oaks Lane
Katy TX. 77441
In Cross Creek Ranch
Principal - Kristin Harper
James Randolph Elementary School will host an open house on Thursday August 7, 2014 starting at 5 PM and running until 7 PM. This is a great opportunity for the whole community to visit and see for themselves Katy ISD’s newest elementary school and be able to meet the staff. The school officially opens on Monday August 25, 2014 when Katy ISD starts the 2014- 2015 school year.
katy isd: Ventana Lakes - New Neighborhood in North Katy
- 07/30/14 12:46 PM
Ventana Lakes - New Neighborhood in North Katy
4347 Fenetre St.
Katy, TX 77493
( Above is address of Perry Homes Model home).
Ventana Lakes is a new neighborhood located in north katy. The best way to get there is to take Highway 99 north from I-10 and get off at Clay Road. This section is a toll road and if you not have an E-Z tag you need to stay on the feeder raos. Take a left on Clay road and head west . Turn right on Peek road , then left
katy isd: Katy ISD Holds Summer Band Camp
- 07/15/14 01:27 PM
Katy ISD Holds Summer Band Camp
Tompkins High School
4400 falcon Landing Blvd.
Katy, TX 77494
Above picture taken by and copyrighted by Bob Gilbert with all rights reserved. This is the Seven Lakes High School Marching band performing
Katy ISD is holding its 12TH annual summer Band Camp on July 21 to Monday to Friday July 25, 2014 the camp is being held at the new Katy ISD High School being Tompkins High School. The camp is offered to 7TH, 8TH and 9TH grade KISD band students.
This camp includes daily section
katy isd: Katy ISD 2014 Graduation Ceremonies
- 06/06/14 12:57 PM
Katy ISD 2014 Graduation Ceremonies
6301 S. Stadium Ln.
Katy TX 77493
( Note : Above picture taken by and copyrighted by Bob Gilbert with all rights reserved)
Katy ISD 2014 Graduation ceremonies will all be held at the Merrell Center which is located at the address shown above. There are seven Katy ISD High Schools but the new school high school which opened during school year 2013-2014 Tompkins does not have a graduation class this year. the other six schools dates and times of graduation are as follows:
katy isd: Katy Beckendorff Jr. H.S. Wins Science Olympiad National Championship
- 06/03/14 01:41 PM
Katy Beckendorff Jr. H.S. Wins Science Olympiad National Championship
NEWS FLASH - Katy TX
Beckendorff Junior High School
8200 S. Fry Rd.
Katy, TX 77494
Principal - Mindy Dickerson
What a great honor as Beckendorff Jr. High School in Katy as part of the Katy ISD system has won the National Championship of the 2014 Science Olympiad. The 2014 National Science Olympiad was held on May 16-17, 2014 at University of Central Florida. Beckendorff won the championship by beating 59 other teams from all across the United States.
This phenomenal team
katy isd: Katy ISD Education Foundation Holds Jazz Festival in Katy
- 04/04/14 10:59 AM
Katy ISD Education Foundation Holds Jazz Festival in Katy
21728 Highland Knolls Dr.
Katy TX 77450
( Above picture courtesy of Bing free to modify, share and use pictures)
The Katy ISD Education Foundation will hold its first annual Jazz festival with a Latin twist. The Jazz Festival is being held on Thursday April 42, 2014. The reception will start at 6:30 PM and the dinner at 7:30 PM.
The event will be held at Palacio Maria whose address is shown above.
The main feature will of course be Jazz music performed by
katy isd: Taylor High School Katy Holding Annual Fundraising Sale
- 02/23/14 10:16 AM
Taylor High School Katy Holding Annual Fundraising Sale
Taylor High School which is one of the seven High Schools in the Katy ISD system is holding its annual fundraising event for the School’s Work Based Learning group. They are selling geraniums, bluebonnets, maroon-bonnets and color bowls. This is great timing with spring coming in the next few weeks. It will be in the mid to high 70’s here today and over the weekend.
The geraniums are $6 each and are in a 6 inch pot. Colors include Dark Pink, Fuschia, Salmon, Barbie lipstick pink, and deep cranberry red.
katy isd: Beckendorff Junior High School Katy Named “School to Watch 2014”
- 02/17/14 11:36 AM
Beckendorff Junior High School Katy Named “School to Watch 2014”
Beckendorff Junior High School
8200 S. Fry Road
Katy TX 77494
Principal : Mindy Dickerson
Katy ISD Beckendorff Junior High School which is part of the Katy ISD system was recently named one of eight exemplary ( top rating) Texas Schools to Watch for year 2014.
( Above photo taken by and copyright by Bob Gilbert with all rights reserved)
This recognition program was developed by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle Grade Reform and the Texas Middle School association.
katy isd: Katy ISD School Makeup Days for Inclement Weather
- 02/16/14 11:59 AM
Katy ISD School Makeup Days for Inclement Weather
Inclement weather in the entire Katy area and beyond on both January 24 and January 28, 2014 prevented all the Katy schools from conducting normal operations. Texas state law requires the school district to assign two make-up days.to replace the two days
Katy ISD has determined the two make-up days will be Monday February 17,2014 and Monday May 26, 2014. The district has inquired whether a waiver could be granted but the odds are heavily against such a waiver being issued.
The District has issued apologies to families who
katy isd: Katy ISD FFA Hosts Annual Livestock Show and Rodeo
- 02/14/14 09:03 AM
Katy ISD FFA Hosts Annual Livestock Show and Rodeo Katy ISD Future Farmers of America (FFA) are hosting the 71 st annual livestock show, rodeo and parade starting on Thursday February 23, 2014 and running through Saturday February 22, 2014. Pro Rodeo events will be seen each evening. The Rodeo will be held at the Fairgrounds at interstate I-10 and FM 1463 right next to the Merrell Center in Katy TX. Here is an opportunity to see Pro Rodeo up close and very personal. The Rodeo begins each evening at 7:00 P.M.
Katy ISD each year offers one of
katy isd: Katy ISD Announces Proposed Names for Two New Elementary Schools
- 01/31/14 12:02 PM
Katy ISD Announces Proposed Names for Two New Elementary Schools
Katy ISD Naming Selection Committee recently announced the proposed names for the next two new elementary schools which will be opening for school year 2014-2015. Elementary School number 36 located in Pine Mill Ranch and Elementary School number 37 located in Cross Creek Ranch are the institutions with now proposed names.
School 36 which is located at 26906 Pine Mill Drive Katy TX is proposed to be named after retired educators Keiko Davidson. She spent 30 years out of her 35 year education career working in the Katy ISD
katy isd: Cardiff Ranch Homes for Sale Katy TX January 2014
- 01/30/14 12:11 PM
Cardiff Ranch Homes for Sale Katy TX January 2014 Cardiff Ranch Location
Cardiff Ranch is a fairly small sized Master Planned community on only 163 acres of land located in the far western section of South Katy. This is another example of a neighborhood that is one of those hidden gems as it seems not many folks have heard of it and it is similar toPine Mill Ranch and Churchill Farms in this regard. Cardiff Ranch’s main entrance is located on off of FM 1463 and is north of the Cinco Ranch Blvd intersection with FM 1463 and immediately
katy isd: Firethorne Katy Small Town Neighborhood Feel
- 01/15/14 01:15 PM
Firethorne Katy Small Town Neighborhood Feel
Firethorne Katy TX is another master planned community in far western section of Katy where the entrance is off of FM 1463. Firethorne in many ways is similar to Churchill Farms, Cross Creek Ranch and Cardiff Ranch, as Firethorne has what some call a small town charm and feel about it and is located away from the daily hustle and bustle. One major advantage of course is that you can live in an area like Firethorne but at the same time be close to a huge US city being Houston. My best guess
katy isd: Grand Lakes Katy Tx Beautiful Family Neighborhood
- 01/14/14 10:35 AM
Grand Lakes Katy Tx Beautiful Family Neighborhood
Grand Lakes Katy TX is a Katy real estate community with single family homes of several different styles and floorplans . Grand Lakes was developed by Trendmaker and the first section homes homes were being built back in 1998. There are no more brand new homes in Grand Lakes as the neighborhood is entirely built out and has been for probably at least 5 years. The neighborhood has a very strong Homeowners Association and looks great all the time. The HOA can be a pain but their close control helps to keep property
katy isd: Pine Mill Ranch Katy TX a Gem Family Neighborhood
- 01/08/14 10:33 AM
Pine Mill Ranch Katy TX a Gem Family Neighborhood
Pine Mill Ranch Location
Pine Mill Ranch is a Master Planned community on 585 acres of land located in the western section of South Katy being it is south of I-10. I personally believe this subdivision is one of those hidden gems of a neighborhood as it seems not many folks have heard of it but I see that is changing. Pine Mill Ranch’s main entrance is located on off of Spring Green Road right across from Silver Ranch.
Pine Mill Ranch like numerous other Katy neighborhoods is
katy isd: Seven Lakes High School Katy Arts Department Hosts Fundraiser
- 12/02/13 02:11 PM
Seven Lakes High School Katy Arts Department Hosts Fundraiser
Seven Lakes High School which is one of the seven high schools in the Katy ISD system will hold a Fine Arts Department fundraiser on Thursday December 5, 2013. The event will be held in the school’s Main Commons area. The activities begin at 5:30 PM.
Seven lakes High School is located at 9251 S. Fry Road, Katy TX 77494 with main phone number of 281-237-2800.
This fundraiser will consist of a dinner and silent auction and features performances by the Seven Lakes High School Band, Choir, Orchestra,
katy isd: Mayde Creek Theater Group Katy Presents "It Runs in the Family"
- 11/24/13 03:31 PM
Mayde Creek Theater Group Katy Presents "It Runs in the Family"
Mayde Creek High School which is part of the Katy ISD system Theater Group is performing “It Runs in the Family”. The play performances start on Thursday december 5TH , Friday December 6TH, and Saturday December 7TH with curtain being pulled at 7 PM. There will be a matinee performance on saturday at 2PM.
All performances will be in the Mayde Creek High School Black Box Theater. mayde Creek high School is located at 19202 groshke RD Houston TX 77084.
Ticket prices are $8 for