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Morton Ranch High School Hosts National Girls & Women in Sports Day Conference

Registration Now Open  KATY, TX [February 8, 2023] – The Morton Ranch High School Mavericks will host the National Girls and Women in Sports Day Conference to celebrate and empower young women in athletics.  Six speakers from across the country have been invited to share their personal journeys in the world of sports and to inspire Katy ISD female athletes to pursue their sports dreams.  Invited guests include: Dena Scott – Athletic Director at Fort Bend […]

Katy ISD to Dedicate Steve & Elaine Robertson Elementary

Katy ISD is excited to officially dedicate Steve & Elaine Robertson Elementary (SERE) after two former Katy ISD educators who have collectively contributed 64 years to public education.  The District’s 44th elementary school opened its doors on August 17, 2022, welcoming more than 700 students for the first day of school. Dr. Robertson began his career as an elementary teacher in Spring Branch ISD in 1985. His passion for school leadership led him to roles in […]

KATY AARP Chapter Meeting February 14

The Katy chapter of AARP will meet Tuesday February 14 at Midway BBQ 6191 Highway Blvd in Katy. The meeting will start at 6:30 pm with a short meeting and announcements.  Afterwards, entertainment will be provided by vocalist Dennis Evans.  Dennis is truly a versatile entertainer with something for everyone.  He sings songs from many eras and styles including big band, jazz, rock, and country.  His show is sprinkled with light humor and he takes requests.  Visitors […]

Katy ISD Seeks Applicants for Community Bond Advisory Committee

Committee Application Now Open KATY, TX [February 1, 2023] – Katy ISD is preparing for its rapid enrollment influx by establishing a Community Bond Advisory Committee (CBAC) to explore current and future student and school needs.  The 150-member committee comprised of parents, business partners, senior citizens, staff, and other community members, will determine if a November 2023 schools bond package is needed.  The application to serve on the CBAC is open until February 15 and was […]

Lady Tigers Remain Flawless in District 

By Terry Carter, RTT, CHyp. In Tuesday’s basketball action, District 19-6A leader the Katy Lady Tigers outlasted Cinco Ranch, 60-52, to move within two games of a perfect district season. In other girls’ Tuesday games, Seven Lakes dominated Paetow, 56-23. Saturday games included these key matchups: Cinco Ranch defeated Paetow, 60-32, as sophomore Aniya Foy scored a game-high 21 points, including 8-of-9 free throws. Dani Williams contributed 14 points, and C. Torrence added 10. Tompkins […]

19-6A Boys’ Basketball Race Intense

By Terry Carter, RTT, CHyp. Once again District 19-6A has more than enough teams racing for four playoff spots. This time the Seven Lakes boys’ basketball squad is the frontrunner, and four squads are jockeying for postseason position. The ranked Spartans (27-4, 12-0) hold a sizable lead over the other playoff contenders, but it’s a battle between Cinco Ranch, Jordan, Taylor and Tompkins to see which team is next in line. Seven Lakes is ranked […]

District 11 Wrestling on Thursday 

By Terry Carter, RTT, CHyp. The District 11-6A Wrestling Championship for varsity grapplers will be held on Thursday at the Merrell Center. The wild action begins at 8 a.m., and the district championships will start at 3 p.m. Like the district swimming/diving championships, it’s going to be loud. Join the dedicated fans cheering for new and established champions and teams on the mat. Both boys and girls will compete for a chance to compete at […]

Katy Virtual School Registration Opens February 1

KATY, TX [January 31, 2023] – On Wednesday, February 1, Katy Virtual School (KVS) will begin registration for the Summer 2023, Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 semesters.  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. “This model of e-learning is in high demand with our high school students because it supports graduation plans […]

Cinco Ranch Wrestler Daniels Setting Pace

By Terry Carter, RTT, CHyp. Nevada Daniels has plenty of wrestling experience. And it shows as she helps to keep the Cinco Ranch girls’ wrestling team competitive with her 39-1 record as district action approaches this week. While she is only a freshman, Daniels competes at a high level. Her record speaks for itself. Her high school wrestling, Cinco Ranch coaching legend Bill Dushane, shook her hand with a smile in November when Daniels notched […]

District 19-6A Swimmers Making Waves

By Terry Carter Jordan’s natatorium was filled with excited teams and swim fans as several regional powers squared-off in the District 19-6A swimming and diving championships . The Jordan Warrior girls’ team dominated the meet to capture the team title with 159 points. Seven Lakes (114). Taylor (76) and Tompkins (66) rounded out the top-4 girls’ teams. Tompkins (118) captured the boys’ team title by holding off the charging Seven Lakes Spartans (116). Cinco Ranch […]