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KISD finalizes $556 million budget deal

Taral Patel, News Editor
September 6
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The Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees agreed on the proposed budget on Aug. 29, which called for $563 million in revenues and $556 million in expenditures for the current school year. Katy ISD and other school districts across Texas are facing smaller budgets due to the $4 billion...

District relaxes cell phone, personal technology policy

Taral Patel, News Editor
August 30
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On the first day of school throughout Katy ISD, students rejoiced at the acceptance of personal technology devices (laptop, netbook, cell phone, tablet, etc.) during lunches, breaks, or even in classes at teacher discretion. Students now have access to Katy ISD’s filtered wireless fidelity network...

Rank me a ten; all you need to know about the class of 2011 top ten seniors

Ana Grajales, News Editor
May 26
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1. Pei Wang Attending: Rice University Majoring in: Mathematical Economic Analysis **Was it hard deciding what university to attend? Why? At first it was a bit hard because there were certain criteria I was looking for in a university, but after visiting Rice for a couple of weeks over the summer, I pr...

Earth Week celebration occurs in La Centerra

Ana Grajales, News Editor
April 28
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To celebrate Earth Week, Cinco Ranch High School and Junior High students held the first Walk/Bike to School event on April 21. The event was meant to encourage students who normally drive to school to walk or bike instead to demonstrate how the community can be impacted by small changes. The event...

Student protest

April 14
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Students protest teacher layoffs, walk out of school

Amy Yu and Victor Huerta
April 14
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Cinco Ranch students gathered in the rotunda and then walked onto Cinco Ranch Blvd. to protest the ongoing district- wide staff layoffs at approximately 10:15 a.m. on April 14. Hundreds of students participated in a sit-in in the rotunda before leaving the campus. Teachers and school officials looked...

Robotics competes in FIRST Denver Regional

April 8
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The Cinco Ranch Robotics Team 624 is competing in the 2011 FIRST Robotics Regional Competition in Denver, Colorado Friday and Saturday. 45 teams from seven different states are entered in the competition, held at the University of Denver.  This year's game, "Logo Motion", pits two alliances...

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