Newly formed Katy ISD Education Foundation awarded its first batch of grants after just a few months of fundraising. A total of 117 KISD teachers received grants for various projects, which added up to $87,000.
“The grants we chose to fund really met our ideals, which are to inspire imagination,” Foundation President Chris Crockett said.
Teachers could submit applications until April 1, and the 30-member foundation board then divided into teams to review the blind applications—meaning the school names were omitted. Applications were studied and graded, and each team reviewed READ MORE »