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11.21
2014

Katy ISD Ranked Top 10 in Digital School Districts Survey

The Katy Independent School District was recently ranked among the top 10 school districts in the nation by the Center for Digital Education and the National School Boards Association for expanding the use of innovative technologies district-wide, as well as in the classroom.

The Digital School Districts Survey showcases exemplary school boards' and districts' use of technology to govern READ MORE »

11.07
2014

Katy Prairie Conservancy Hosts Two Upcoming Events

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November ushers in two nature activities to the Katy Prairie with a community service prairie restoration project and the Wild West Tour “Fall Feathers” with Master Naturalist Glenn Olsen, both sponsored by the Katy Prairie Conservancy (KPC).

On Nov. 15, the public is invited to help KPC “Putting Down Roots” during the largest restoration effort yet on the Katy Prairie. Volunteers will READ MORE »

10.23
2014

Simon Kidgits Club to host Boo Bash Party at Katy Mills Oct. 31

Katy Mills will offer South Texas-area children a safe place to take part in Halloween activities as the Simon Kidgits Club® presents its annual Boo Bash event on Friday, Oct. 31 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the AMC Plaza.

“Katy Mills is the perfect place for families looking for Halloween entertainment in a fun, safe community environment,” said Sabrina Scruta, director of marketing and READ MORE »

10.16
2014

HOCUS POCUS - ‘CO-PRESENTED BY ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE CINEMA’

Join us in the courtyard for a special screening of "HOCUS POCUS" to celebrate Halloween! 
The movie will begin at dusk. (approximately 7/8 p.m.)

WHEN?

Fri, Oct. 24, 2014
7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

WHERE?

Heritage Square
23501 Cinco Ranch Boulevard
Katy, TX 77494
United States

HOCUS POCUS (rated PG) is a 1993 READ MORE »

10.01
2014

Katy ISD named fast-growth district

Katy ISD is one of 85 Texas school districts designated as a fast-growth district by the Fast Growth School Coalition in Austin. Demographic firm Population and Survey Analysts projects that KISD’s enrollment will grow by more than 2,000 students a year over the next two decades. KISD will be faced with ensuring that the facilities, staff and services are in place to serve these students.

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09.18
2014

Memorial Hermann, Texas Children's open urgent care clinics in Katy

Memorial Hermann Katy and Texas Children’s Hospital West have both targeted Katy as a location for urgent care clinics. Texas Children’s opened a pediatric urgent care office at 9727 Spring Green Blvd. in May, while Memorial Hermann announced its plans in July to open a Convenient Care Center at Grand Parkway and FM 1093 in the spring of 2015.

The Texas Children’s urgent care center READ MORE »

09.11
2014

Memorial Hermann, Texas Children's open urgent care clinics in Katy

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Memorial Hermann Katy and Texas Children’s Hospital West have both targeted Katy as a location for urgent care clinics. Texas Children’s opened a pediatric urgent care office at 9727 Spring Green Blvd. in May, while Memorial Hermann announced its plans in July to open a Convenient Care Center at Grand Parkway and FM 1093 in the spring of 2015.

The Texas Children’s urgent care center READ MORE »

09.03
2014

Katy ISD places $748 million bond on ballot

Katy ISD could see the addition of six new schools, a second district stadium and a slew of major campus renovations in the next five years if voters approve a $748 million bond referendum on the Nov. 4 ballot. 

District administrators saw the need for a bond election primarily to keep up with future growth in the community, Superintendent Alton Frailey said. Demographic firm Population READ MORE »

08.23
2014

Katy Area YMCA, local businesses work together for Operation Backpack

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Thousands of disadvantaged Katy ISD students will start school Aug. 25 with backpacks fully stocked with school supplies thanks to the Greater Houston YMCA’s Operation Backpack.

The Katy Family YMCA and local businesses worked together to collect more than 2,000 backpacks with supplies to date for children whose families cannot afford them. Before school starts, the YMCA aims to collect READ MORE »

08.06
2014

Market to bring fresh, local food to Katy

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Harvest Farm to Market, a grocery store focused on organic and locally produced food, will open its second store and first Katy location at the corner of Westheimer Parkway and Greenbusch Avenue by the end of the year.

Director Inci Akpinar said the market’s focus is on carrying fresh, healthy products and supporting local farmers. The chicken, eggs and beef will come from Texas farms. READ MORE »

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