Katy ISD’s Hayes Elementary hosts mobile COVID-19 testing site July 13-18

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Harris County previously opened a drive-thru site at Katy ISD's Legacy Stadium. (Jen Para/Community Impact Newspaper)

Harris County previously opened a drive-thru site at Katy ISD's Legacy Stadium. (Jen Para/Community Impact Newspaper)

Harris County Public Health is hosting a mobile COVID-19 testing site at Jeanette Hayes Elementary School from July 13-18, according to a July 12 update on Katy ISD's website and a July 10 press release from HCPH.

The testing site will operate July 13-18, but it will be closed July 16, per the release. Hayes Elementary is located at 21203 Park Timbers Lane, Katy.


To get a test at the site, individuals must take a self-assessment and receive an authorization code by going online to www.publichealth.harriscountytx.gov or calling 832-927-7575.

This is not the first time KISD has hosted coroanvirus testing sites; Harris County previously opened a drive-thru site at Legacy Stadium from March 23-May 30.

Additionally, Fort Bend County opened a testing site at Seven Lakes High School at 9251 S. Fry Road, Katy, on May 8. It remains operational, and it is one of Fort Bed County’s busiest county-run testing sites, according to Jacquelyn Minter, the director of the Fort Bend County Health and Human Services Department and the local health authority.
By Jen Para
Jen joined Community Impact Newspaper in fall 2018 as the editor of the Katy edition. She covers education, transportation, local government, business and development in the Katy area.


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