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Katy ISD Continues to Feed Thousands of Katy Children No Meal Distribution on Good Friday Holiday  

KATY [April 6, 2020] – Katy Independent School District remains committed to ensuring children stay healthy and receive the needed nutrients during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  Just last week, 103,297 Katy area children received both breakfast and lunch through the District’s Grab and Go Meals Program.  During the fourth week of program operations, Katy ISD distribution sites will be open Monday, April 6 – Thursday, April 9 only.  Meal distribution on Friday, April 10 will not […]

Cayla Won Signs for Women’s Swimming                                                                                                                 

By Tim Heiduk April 3, 2020 (SANTA BARBARA, Calif.) Cayla Won of Katy, Texas has signed for the Westmont women’s swimming team ahead of its second year as a program, head coach Jill Jones Lin announced. “I am excited to swim in the NAIA because I get the opportunity to represent Westmont, especially being a new team in the association,” Won said. “I hope to exhibit the NAIA’s core values that I believe define the […]

Katy ISD Schools Extend Closure  

KATY [March 31, 2020] – In line with today’s Executive Order from Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Katy Independent School District will remain closed through Monday, May 4.  The temporary closure will help slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and will promote the continual practice of “social distancing.” Likewise, the District will need to evaluate the timeline of future initiatives and events, such as Bond 2020, UIL competitions and high school graduations.  With the balance of the […]

Thousands More Participate in Katy ISD Free Meals More Sites Open for the District’s Third Week of Distribution  

KATY [March 29, 2020] – Just this week, 123,286 Katy area children received both breakfast and lunch through the Katy Independent School District Grab and Go Meals Program.  As the Katy community follows guidance regarding the Coronavirus pandemic, Katy ISD is committed to ensuring Katy children stay healthy by receiving the needed nutrients through these meals.  During its third week of operations, Katy ISD will move one meal distribution site and add an additional school to […]

Katy ISD Provides Thousands of Free Meals to Katy Children

Next Week, the District will add two new locations and hot food entrée option. KATY [March 22, 2020] – Over the past week, Katy Independent School District has had the privilege to serve 33,102 meals, both breakfast and lunch, to Katy area families during this difficult time of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For this upcoming week, Katy ISD will move one meal distribution site and adding an additional school to expand our assistance to the community.  […]

Katy ISD Legacy Stadium to Serve as COVID-19 Testing Site  

KATY [March 19, 2020] – As Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing sites are being established across the region, Katy Independent School District has partnered with federal and local officials to provide a drive-thru testing site for at-risk individuals at Legacy Stadium.  The site is not currently operational, but it is anticipated that health officials will be informing the public of its opening within the coming days.  Individuals visiting the site must be referred there by a health care provider and […]

Harris County Precinct 2 Facilities & Event Cancellations/Closures due to COVID-19

**Updated as of 3/13/2020** Harris County, TX — Following guidance issued by Harris County Public Health (HCPH) to take necessary steps to prevent further spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Harris County Precinct 2 Commissioner Adrian Garcia announces the following closures of Precinct 2 facilities and cancellation of community events:       EVENT (Date if relevant) FACILITY NAME & LOCATION STATUS ALL Precinct 2 Community Centers Multiple sites, please visit https://www.hcp2.com/facilities/empowerment-centers for full list of locations CLOSED, BEGINNING  […]

Katy ISD Will Provide Free Meals for Katy Children Next Week  

KATY [March 13, 2020] – To assist our families in meeting the needs of students during the Katy Independent School District closure next week, school breakfast and lunches will be offered to all Katy area children ages 0-18, free of charge.  Children do not need to be an enrolled Katy ISD student in order to receive a meal. The meals will be served at the campuses listed below from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Monday through […]

Return from Spring Break Postponed until Further Notice for Katy ISD Students and Staff    

KATY [March 12, 2020] – Over the past few weeks, Katy ISD has been actively monitoring the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation and has remained in constant contact with health officials who have been providing guidance and recommendations.  Because the safety of students, staff and families is a top priority, Katy ISD have decided to act out of an abundance of caution to protect everyone’s health and wellbeing by postponing the return from spring break by at least one […]

Harris County Confirms Additional Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19

Houston – Earlier today, Harris County announced two confirmed COVID-19 cases. This evening an additional resident has been identified as a presumptive positive case. The individual is a man between 60 – 70 years-old from the unincorporated area of northwest Harris County, outside the City of Houston. He is currently hospitalized and in stable condition. There are now three confirmed cases in unincorporated Harris County. This case was also acquired abroad and is related to […]