Katy ISD Education Focus 2015

District and school targets


Results from the 2014-15 State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, or STAAR, tests were released this summer.

Community Impact Newspaper publishes STAAR results by campus and by district. The following charts show how students performed on the annual exams as well as district information such as enrollment numbers and feeder school patterns.

In August districts and campuses received ratings of Met Standard, Met Alternative Standard or Improvement Required based on STAAR and end-of-course exam results from the 2014-15 school year and other indicators.

Katy ISD Education Focus 2015

Katy ISD Education Focus 2015

Katy ISD Education Focus 2015

Katy ISD Education Focus 2015

Katy ISD Education Focus 2015

Katy ISD Education Focus 2015


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Katy ISD is serving free meals for children at select campuses during its temporary closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Courtesy Katy ISD)
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Katy ISD is serving free meals for children at select campuses during its temporary closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Courtesy Katy ISD)
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