Katy ISD now offering COVID-19 testing for students

KATY, Texas -- Katy ISD students can now get tested for COVID-19 through a district partnership with RediMD.

KISD announced Oct. 19 it will expand its employee testing services to students enrolled in the district, according to a press release. The cost for a rapid test is $125 per student, and parents are asked to call 281-396-7808 in advance to schedule a testing appointment.

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"Students will have a designated drop off area and a separate room for testing," said Lance Nauman, KISD Risk Management Department director, in the release.

All students must present a valid student identification to get tested.

The testing site is located at 5801 Katy Hockley Cut Off Road and is open from 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 8 a.m.- noon on Saturday, according to the district.

Parents may contact RediMD at 866-989-2873 with additional questions.

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