Katy News

STEAM Concepts Provide a Fun Learning Experience at The Goddard School®

At The Goddard School, the F.L.EX.® learning program fills every day with Fun Learning Experiences. This approach in a safe, healthy nurturing and fun environment helps children become school-ready, career-ready and life-ready. To help with the transition back to school, The Goddard School locations in Katy, TX, have been hard at work putting new procedures in place designed for the well-being of the families they serve. They include: New routines for drop-off and pick-up that […]

KISD School Lunch Program

Katy Independent School District announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines. A copy of the policy may be viewed at www.squaremeals.com Children living in households whose income are at or below the federally approved levels, based on household size, may be eligible for meal benefits. Transfer students approved for the program from another school district may either complete a Katy ISD application or […]

Multispecialty Care Center Near West Grand Parkway in Katy Area

Kelsey-Seybold Opens New, Standalone HOUSTON (June 15, 2020) – Today, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic opens the doors to a new multispecialty care center in the Grand Morton Town Center at the intersection of State Highway 99 and Morton Ranch Road in Katy. The new clinic is located at 2510 West Grand Parkway North, Katy, Texas 77449. Kelsey-Seybold Clinic – West Grand Parkway is a freestanding, two-story clinic that replaces the Cinco Ranch location and expands the number […]

Katy ISD Superintendent Appoints New WCJH Principal and Executive Director of Special Education  

KATY [June 29, 2020] – Recently, Katy ISD Superintendent Ken Gregorski promoted two internal campus leaders to new roles across the District.  Dr. Andrew Lowry has been appointed as the new principal of WoodCreek Junior High, while Gwen Coffey was promoted to the Executive Director of Special Education for Katy ISD. Dr. Andrew Lowry has worked for Katy ISD for 14 years in various roles across the District.  He began by teaching and coaching at Cinco […]

Katy ISD Board Approves Two Percent Pay Increase for Employees 

During a time when uncertainties arising from a public health crisis has led to a sea of unknowns for communities across the nation, this past spring Katy ISD teachers and staff forged ahead, connecting with over 84,000 students through innovative instruction and support. Although challenging times are still anticipated in the near future, the Katy ISD Board and superintendent made it a budget priority this school year to ensure teachers and staff would be recognized […]

Flash Flood Warning Issued in West Harris County

What is the danger? Portions of west Harris County near South Mayde Creek and Greenhouse have received 3-5 inches of rainfall overnight and another 1-2 inches is forecast. Minor flooding is occurring and roadway impacts are likely in areas near this location. What you should do: DRIVE SAFELY Never drive into high water and use extreme caution at underpasses and low-lying areas where water accumulates. Always remember to Turn Around, Don’t Drown! DO NOT DRIVE […]

Grab-n-Go Lunch at the Katy Library

Stop by the Katy Library this summer to grab a free lunch courtesy of the Houston Food Bank. Food will be distributed between 12 – 2pm on Mondays through Fridays, starting on June 1 and ending on July 31. The library is located at 5414 Franz Road in Katy. For more information contact us at kt@hcpl.net or 281-391-3509.

Dr. Zachary Hodges Celebrates 25 Years Leading HCC Northwest College

As Houston Community College prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2021, this year we celebrate another significant milestone in HCC history. Dr. Zachary Hodges, president of HCC’s Northwest College, celebrates his 25th year as HCC Northwest College president. Hodges has approached his role as president with a unique sense of humility and servant leadership. He has never had a personal parking space, he has had the same office with the same furniture since 1995, […]

Domino’s® in Brookshire is Now Open

Locally-owned store is ready to serve the community through contactless delivery and carryout BROOKSHIRE, Texas, June 23, 2020 – Domino’s “pizza theater” in Brookshire, located at 3905 11th St., is now open and ready to serve the local community. “These are hard times, but we want local residents to know that we’re here to serve them,” said Sadig Abdelmotal, Brookshire Domino’s franchise owner. “We’re in the business of making delicious pizza and we want to help […]

City Will Enforce Face Covering Violation Order, But Not Fine Violators

By George Slaughter The City of Katy will not fine those violating a Harris County-wide order, made effective Monday, that requires the wearing of face coverings in Katy city facilities. Despite not issuing fines for violations, the city said in a news release that all city facilities will require face coverings for all city employees and visitors to city buildings. This requirement is keeping with the order, issued Friday by Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, […]