Academic Banquet

Academic Banquet

Klein ISD Education Foundation Academic Banquet


Click here to view the 2019 banquet photos

The Klein ISD Education Foundation honors the top 10 graduates from the District’s four five schools at the Academic Banquet each year. The Foundation also recognizes outstanding educators identified by the Honored Students as having made a significant impact in the student’s educational life.

Distinguished Klein Educator Award


The 13th annual Donald R. Collins Distinguished Klein Educator Award, named for former superintendent Dr. Donald R. Collins, was presented to Kay Dawdy at the Klein ISD Education Foundation’s Academic Banquet.

Former Award Recipients

  • Kay Dawdy 2019
  • Bob Grove  2018
  • Don Simme – 2017
  • Jim Laminack – 2016
  • Georgan Reitmeier – 2015
  • Dr. Grace Davis England – 2014
  • Dr. Nancy Reeves Radcliffe – 2013
  • Dr. Robert LeBlanc – 2012
  • Ann Anderson – 2011
  • Frank Lemmon – 2010
  • Betty L. Dodd – 2009
  • Ed & Wanna Hickey – 2008
  • Dr. Donald R. Collins – 2007