Katy ISD

Katy ISD Student-Athletes Earn THSCA Academic All-State Honors

One hundred and twenty-three Katy ISD student-athletes in cross country, volleyball and football earned Academic All-State honors and accolades for the 2022-2023 school year from the Texas High School Coaches Association (THSCA). The Academic All-State title is awarded for excellence in GPA, class rank, and SAT/ACT scores.  Sydney Lyons from Katy High School, Arnav Joshi from Cinco Ranch High School and Sahil Gandhi from Seven Lakes High School had the honor and privilege of making […]

Katy ISD Preview Nights Offer Inside Look into Career & Technical Courses

Katy ISD students interested in enrolling and learning about career and technical education (CTE) courses will have the opportunity to attend upcoming Preview Night events hosted by Miller Career & Technology Center (MCTC).  Due to the large attendance in past years, MCTC will offer two opportunities in which students and parents can visit the facility. “Interest in CTE continues to grow at Katy ISD.  The innovative courses at MCTC are available to juniors and seniors, […]

“Stepping Into the Future” Scholarship

Dr. James M. Jacobs with Your Total Foot Care Specialist is pleased to announce that 2023 applications are now being accepted for two $1,500 “Stepping into the Future” scholarships for 2023 Katy ISD graduating seniors. Applications must be submitted to the office of Your Total Foot Care Specialist by March 31, 2023, 5:00 p.m. A third-party committee will select the two winning applicants. The “Stepping into the Future” scholarship program is available to seniors graduating […]

Celebrate the Power of Mentoring with Partners in Education

Next week’s Katy ISD KEYS Men Who Mentor event will celebrate the powerful influence of men who are willing to mentor the district’s elementary and secondary male students. Slated for Friday, January 20, the event will feature Katy ISD Campus Namesake nominees, Russell Faldyn and David Youngblood in a conversation facilitated by Katy ISD Superintendent Dr. Ken

Friday, January 20, 2023 Katy ISD KEYS Men Who Mentor Event Recent Katy ISD campus namesake nominees, Russell Faldyn and David Youngblood, will headline KEYS Men Who Mentor event, an annual gathering providing support for male mentors and information for men interested in becoming a mentor. This unique guys-only get-together celebrates the positive influence community volunteers have on the district’s male students through the district’s KEYS Mentor program. The event will take place on Friday, January […]

Katy ISD Hosts Operations Job Fair

Looking to work for the #1 school district in the Greater Houston Area?  You’re invited to attend the Katy ISD Operations Job Fair on January 25!  The District is looking to fill positions in the Nutrition & Food Services, Maintenance & Operations and Transportation departments. Interested candidates should complete an application at www.katyisd.org before attending the job fair.  Hard copy resumes are recommended for attendees, as well as preparation for onsite interviews. “Our Katy ISD support staff […]

Katy ISD Honors its 2022 Teachers of the Year Through Brick Unveiling Ceremony

Before ending the 2022 year and heading off to a well-deserved Winter Break, Katy ISD celebrated its annual tradition of recognizing Campus Teachers of the Year. The District, along with local event sponsors, hosted a brick unveiling ceremony where hundreds gathered to recognize the remarkable accomplishments of these educators. The names of 73 teachers are now etched into bricks that pave the site at Katy Heritage Park. “These honorees are exemplary instructional leaders who reflect […]

Paetow High School Announces New Campus Athletic Coordinator and Head Football Coach

David Hicks Paetow High School Campus Athletic Coordinator & Head Football Coach

The Paetow High School Football Team has a new head coach.  Today, David Hicks was formally announced as the new campus athletic coordinator and head football coach for the Paetow Panthers.  Hicks has served as the interim football coach since October 2022 and previously as an assistant football coach at the school. Hicks has 11 years of experience in public education, in both academics and athletics.  As a former professional football player, Hicks played in […]

Katy ISD Public Notice and Opportunity to Comment on the Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Services Plan and Use of Funds Plan

Texas Education Agency (TEA) has allocated Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) funds in response to the Covid-19 pandemic for the 2021-2024 school years to Katy ISD. Katy ISD continues to review both plans semi-annually with an opportunity for stakeholders to give feedback.  Katy ISD is currently requesting stakeholder feedback to assess the district’s updated Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Services Plan and Use of Funds Plan.  Stakeholders are invited to give […]

Katy ISD is accepting nominations for the naming of Elementary #45 and Elementary #46

As a reminder, Katy ISD is accepting nominations for the naming of Elementary #45, located at 25600 Longenbaugh Road, and Elementary #46, located at 25615 Clay Road in the Northwest Quadrant of the District. The deadline for submission is November 28, 2022. Individuals interested in submitting a name are asked to review the Katy ISD Board Policy CW(LOCAL) for facility naming guidelines and submit a completed Naming Form, found on the Katy ISD School and Facility webpage. Please submit other […]

Katy ISD is now accepting nominations for the naming of Elementary #45 and #46

Katy ISD is now accepting nominations for the naming of Elementary #45, located at 25600 Longenbaugh Road, and Elementary #46, located at 25615 Clay Road in the Northwest Quadrant of the District. The deadline for submission is November 28, 2022. Individuals interested in submitting a name are asked to review the Katy ISD Board Policy CW(LOCAL) for facility naming guidelines and submit a completed Naming Form, found on the Katy ISD School and Facility webpage. Please submit other supplemental materials, […]