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REMINISCENCE

LOUIS M. KLEIN, B.A., M.A.
Superintendent of Schools (1936)
Principal of High School (1934)
Chairman of Foreign Language Department (1929-34)
B.A. New York State College for Teachers (1929)
M.A. Cornell University (1933)

Graduate Work:
New York University (1935)

Description

Louis M. Klein came to Parsons in 1929 when he was hired as a teacher of English and Spanish. In 1934 he became principal of Harrison High School and Superintendent of Schools in 1936. In his 34 years of service as Superintendent "he oversaw increasing enrollment in the schools, huge expenditures on new buildings and students going off to three wars",said Donald Howard, School Superintendent in 2001. The Louis M. Klein Middle School is named in his honor.

Creator

Harrison High School

Date

1936

Subject

Klein, Louis M.

Parsons Memorial School

Harrison High School

Publisher

Harrison High School

Type

Image

Format

Book

Source

Reminiscence: Harrison High School Yearbook 1936

The Harrison Historical Society at the Charles Dawson History Center

Language

en-US

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Citation

Harrison High School, “Louis M. Klein,” Harrison Remembers, accessed August 13, 2022, https://www.harrisonpl.org/harrison-remembers/items/show/120.

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