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The Arc of Katy Virtual Spring Prom - May 8

All participants must be members of The Arc of Katy and have completed, paperwork on file prior to attendance at any Arc of Katy social event. Forms cannot be accepted...

Event Date

May 8th, 2021


Attend In Person or Via Zoom -- Seminar -- April 14, 2021 -- The Home and School Collaborative Special Education Process

The Kingsland Special Needs Ministry and The Arc of Katy Empowerment Through Knowledge Program are collaborating to present a seminar that will address the importance of collaboration between the home and school in the special education process.  

The seminar will be presented by Fred Shafer, who has over 40 years of experience in special education as a director of special education at the district and region levels, Texas Education Agency special education monitor, and independent consultant. 

The seminar will provide information on navigating the sometimes complex, challenging and at times emotional special education process in ways that promote collaboration and more effective IEP meetings. 

All are invited to attend in-person or virtually by Zoom: 

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 6 to 7:30 p.m. 

In person: Kingsland Baptist Church,                                                                           20555 Kingsland Blvd., Katy, TX 

Virtual via Zoom: Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2818966834                                                  Meeting ID: 281 896 6834 


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What they are saying about The Arc of Katy

The staff is wonderful

“I have the best friends at The Arc of Katy. The staff is wonderful. I really enjoy going to Bowl and playing Uno with my friends.”

- Mary Harris, Participant

Is so much fun

“The Arc of Katy is so much fun, not only for the participants but for the families also. My brother Brandon has made new friends since coming to the Arc and cannot wait to participant in the program activities. I love seeing the smile on his face.”

- Maria Todd, Brandon's Sister

I will never forget

“My experience volunteering at Arc was the most influential part of my summer. Their appreciation was always shown through their hugs and smiles. It was an experience I will never forget.”

- Kristin Thompson

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