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Katy Independent School District

Special Events, Reservations, & Marketing



Mission Statement: The Special Events, Reservations, & Marketing Department within the Katy Independent School District (Katy ISD) exists to serve the District, the Katy community, and the surrounding areas by: creating a service-oriented experience for patrons with diverse entertainment offerings at the Leonard E. Merrell Center; facilitating the use of Katy ISD facilities for community events, and partnering with local companies to cultivate a connection within the community, all to better serve the students of Katy ISD.


Vision Statement: The Special Events, Reservations, & Marketing Department within the Katy Independent School District (Katy ISD) desires to be recognized as dedicated to committed to customer service in all facets of the department.​


Did you know?

*Facility Reservations accounted for 8,137 non-KISD reservations in 2012-2013  resulting in approximately 50,000 events.

*Facility Reservations  generated approximately 2.5 million in revenue for 2012-2013

*The Leonard E. Merrell Center and  L.D. Pavilion hosted 175 unique Katy ISD events  and 42 separate private events.

*The Merrell Center has been chosen home for the  Southland Conference for the past 6 years.

*The Marketing  & Advertising Department generated over $400,000.00 in revenue during the 2012-2013 school year

*The Marketing  & Advertising Department hosted over 20 sponsor events and sponsor night at Jack Rhodes Stadium in 2012-2013


Special Events, Reservations & Marketing

Leonard E. Merrell Center

6301 South Stadium Lane

Katy, TX 77494

General Manager: Ben Rolens

Phone: 281-396-2267    

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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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