Katy Area News

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Academically Excellent

Katy ISD is proud to announce the top two students from each high school who are ranked highest academically in their respective graduating classes.  These students have worked extremely hard from the very first day of their ninth grade year until the last day of their senior year.  Many of them... Read More »

Igloo Expands

Igloo is opening a new, larger, factory outlet store with increased product assortment on May 11, at 777 Igloo Road, Katy. The store will include RECOOL, the world’s first biodegradable cooler. Hours will be 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 11. The store will have 30 percent off everything inside... Read More »

First Ever Book Vending Machine

Robert & Felice Bryant Elementary (BES) is now the home of the first-ever book vending machine in Katy ISD. Thanks to the fundraising efforts by the students and PTA group, the school was able to acquire a vending machine that holds books for students to purchase. The idea for the book... Read More »

Scholarships Handed Out

April was a busy month for the Katy Area Retired Educators, with a trip to Austin and the handing out of scholarships to Katy ISD seniors. On April 10, KARE held its monthly meeting and presented scholarships to graduating Katy ISD Seniors, who are entering college in the fall as education... Read More »