SAT School Day
SAT School Day will take place at KHS on Monday, March 4 for all 11th graders in their 3rd year of high school. There is no need to register and will be free. Everything needed, including graphing calculators, will be provided. More information, including room assignments, will be sent to 11th graders' FBISD email the week before testing takes place.
For info on SAT practice, visit the College Board website at https://satsuite.collegeboard.org/sat/practice-preparation.
STAAR EOC Retests in December
Retesting for those students who have not passed one or more of the STAAR EOC tests will be held on the following dates during school hours:
- Tuesday, December 5-English I
- Wednesday, December 6-Bio/US History
- Thursday, December 7-English II
- Friday, December 8-Algebra 1
A link to the Online practice tests and step-by-step directions can be found here.
Students will receive more information, including room assignment, once we return from Thanksgiving Break.
Results will be posted to the Student Portal at www.texasassessment.gov on January 24, 2024. Use your access code in Family Access in Skyward or the following aide to access your test results.
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Art in History, Minor in Business Administration-Texas A&M University, 2000 Master of Science in Instructional Technology-University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2009 Certifications: 6-12 History, 8-12 Social Studies, EC-12 Principal
Mr. Thomas M. Amos III, M.S.
Welcome back for the 23-24 school year! Mr. Thomas M. Amos III is in his 23rd year in education and his 8th year as the Campus Assessment Coordinator at KHS. He is a KHS alumni, having graduated from Kempner HS in 1996 with honors and in the top 10% of his class. He was the first person on his mother's side of his family to graduate from college and also to obtain a Masters Degree.
Mr. Amos is in charge of coordinating all State Assessments, including STAAR EOC testing, STAAR Interim Assessments, TELPAS testing for our English Learners, the PSAT for our 10th and 11th graders, and SAT School Day for our 11th graders. He also helps coordinate interventions for students needing to retest a STAAR EOC Assessment to ensure that they are on track to graduate.
Personally, he has been married for almost 24 years. His wonderful wife, Julie, is beginning her 24th year in education and her 12th year as the Director of Bands at Sartartia MS in FBISD. We are proud parents of two adult sons and a ten year old boxer mix.
Please feel free to contact Mr. Amos if you have any questions that he might be able to assist you with!
For questions about TSI testing, please contact Tiffani Jenkins-Kinney, the KHS/BHS College and Career Readiness Advisor. For questions about weekend SAT and ACT testing, please contact Keiry Hernandez, the weekend SAT/ACT Coordinator. For questions about AP testing, please contact Dr. Lorelei Thorp, the AP Coordinator.