Mittelstädt Elementary Principal Announced Today


Today, we welcomed a student-focused leader, Julie Shumake, into the Klein Family to serve as principal of Mittelstädt Elementary.

Prior to joining Klein ISD, Mrs. Shumake served as principal and assistant principal in Tyler ISD, assistant principal and teacher in Chapel Hill ISD, curriculum specialist in Jacksonville ISD, and teacher and department chair in Troup ISD.

“I am so excited to be a part of the Mittelstädt and Klein Family,” she said. “I believe in the power of people and relationships. I want this to be a great place for everyone –  students, staff, and teachers – because everyone has a plan, purpose, and reason for being here and everyone makes a difference.”

She is very excited and eager to serve the students, staff, and community of Klein ISD.

“Julie is an experienced principal with a proven track record of being student-focused and relationship-driven,” Deputy Superintendent, Dr. Jenny McGown, said. “We are so excited to welcome her to our Klein Family.”

Best Public Schools in Texas
Klein ISD has an established 81-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 87.5 square miles and serves more than 54,000 students in one early childhood and pre-kindergarten center, one high school program of choice, 31 elementary schools, 10 intermediate campuses, and 5 high schools.

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