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Students Commit to Athletic, Academic, Military Pathways on National Signing Day

Students Commit to Athletic, Academic, Military Pathways on National Signing Day

In Klein ISD, National Signing Day is one filled with cheering, clapping, high-fives and celebration cupcakes.

For the 101 student-athletes who signed a letter of intent to the college of their choice, this day was a culmination of four years’ hard work being recognized, respected and celebrated. Like many of her student-athlete peers, University of the Incarnate Word commit Abby Frank reminisced on her Klein High School softball career while looking ahead to furthering her academic and athletic skills.

“This moment means everything,” she said. “I’ve worked so hard for this since I was 10 years old. I’m so excited for the future.”

Schools across the district invited family and friends to share this occasion with their student-athlete at a special Signing Ceremony. Julie Silhan’s son, Luke, will leave for Lubbock Christian University after his Klein Oak graduation to pursue his education and serve as the men’s soccer goalkeeper.

Julie explained that the journey leading up to this day was long but worth it.

“The only word I have is proud,” she said. “I’m excited to see him grow as an athlete, as a man, and as a human being. He’s had great mentors, like his soccer coach, who have pushed him to find opportunities and make connections to get him where he is today.”

We would like to congratulate these learners for striving to fulfill their purpose in Klein ISD, as well as the teachers, faculty, staff, and coaches who fulfilled their promise to help get them there.


Klein ISD is AAA in Academics, Arts, and Athletics.

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Klein ISD has an established 84-year history of excellence and innovation in education with unique pathways for EVERY student in our care to ensure learners are college, career, military, and life ready. With recognition for STEM, athletics, fine arts, and academics from highly-esteemed organizations, it is clear that Our Shared Vision of every student entering with a promise and exiting with a purpose is a reality for EVERY student who walks through our doors.

About Klein ISD
Klein ISD is a school district in Klein, Texas, located in northwestern Harris County. The district spans approximately 88 square miles and serves more than 53,000 students in 33 elementary schools, 10 intermediate campuses, one high school program of choice, and 5 high schools.

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