Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees

Katy ISD Trustees Change Junior High, Elementary Attendance Zones for 2019-2020 School Year

An artist's rendition of the newest Katy ISD junior high school, to open for the 2019-2020 school year - courtesy Katy ISD

By George Slaughter The Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees voted Monday to change the boundaries for its junior high schools to accommodate the opening of its newest junior high school. Junior High #16, which has not yet been named, is slated to open in August. The new boundaries go into effect at that time. The district said in a statement that the new junior high school will provide relief to Seven Lakes, Tays, […]

Bond Package Proposal Submitted to Katy ISD Board of Trustees

By George Slaughter Katy Independent School District trustees heard a presentation for a $609 million bond package and a work study meeting held Monday night. Keith Carmichael, chairman of the Katy ISD Community Bond Advisory Committee, and Christopher Smith, the district’s chief financial officer, gave the presentation. They said the bond would not require a tax increase. Carmichael said that approximately $449 million, or 74%, is for six new schools. Of these proposed new schools, […]