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Katy Independent School District

Katy ISD

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​About Katy ISD

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Katy ISD Vision Statement

Be the legacy. 


Katy ISD Mission Statement

Katy Independent School District, the leader in educational excellence, together with family and community, provides unparalleled learning experiences designed to prepare and inspire each student to live an honorable, fulfilling create the future.

Five Year True North District Goals

Board approved 2/25/2013

  1. Student Growth and Success
    Each student will be provided engaging, relevant, and meaningful learning experiences which foster the acquisition of the KISD Instructional Cornerstone Skills (collaboration, communication, creative thinking, critical thinking, information literacy, problem solving and social contribution) that lead to student success.

  2. Safe and Orderly Learning and Working Environment
    A safe, orderly, positive and quality learning and working environment will be provided for students and staff.

  3. Community Engagement
    Parents and community members are provided a variety of opportunities for active, collaborative involvement which support student success.

  4. Effective and Efficient Operations
    Resources are allocated in an efficient manner to facilitate quality learning experiences and a positive and effective work environment.

  5. Organizational Improvement
    Strategic data points and shared agreements are utilized to make decisions regarding planning, evaluation, and performance needs.

The Business of Katy ISD

Katy ISD is a flourishing suburban school district that encompasses 181 square miles in southeast Texas. Its eastern boundaries stretch to Houston's energy corridor approximately 16 miles west of downtown Houston and extend along Interstate 10 to a few miles west of the city of Katy.

In the 2014-15 school year, student enrollment has grown to more than 70,000 served by 60 schools - including seven four-year high schools.  Given the highest possible rating by the Texas Education Agency, Katy ISD offers an outstanding instructional program with facilities, equipment and materials that are among the best in the state.    

Staff Statistics *

Total Staff             9,039
​Teachers             4,572
​Professional support personnel             821
​Administrators             257
​Support staff             1,534
​Teachers with advanced degrees ​24.40%
​Average years of teaching experience ​11.0
​Average experience in Katy ISD ​6.6
​Percentage of teachers with more than 10 years of experience ​43.50%
​Average 2013-14 teacher salary ​$55,182
​Average students per teacher ​15.5

Student Profile *

Total Students (2014-15) ​70,330
White ​39.48%
​Hispanic ​34.46%
​​African-American ​​9.60%
​Asian/Pacific Islander ​​13.35%
​​Native American ​​0.38%
At-Risk             42.18%
​Low Income             28.52%
Limited English Proficient 15.70%
​in Special Education ​8.70%
​in Career Technology Education             19.26%
​in Bilingual/English as a Second Language ​15.58%
​in Gifted/Talented 6.97​%
​in Title I programs            19.09 %

 * Source: PEIMS snapshot data for 2014-15


Katy Independent School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its educational programs and/or activities, including career and technology programs, and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Bonnie Holland
Associate Superintendent for
Administration, Governance and Legal Affairs
6301 South Stadium Lane
Katy, TX 77494

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It is the policy of Katy ISD not to discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, religion, color, gender, age, or national origin
in its educational programs and/or activities, including career and technology programs, nor in its employment practices
and to provide equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

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