Graham ISD has partnered with the Graham Public Education Foundation to create a Hall of Honor to recognize alumni, staff, and community members who have provided meritorious service to the district and/or their profession. The inaugural Hall of Honor Banquet was held in February 2018. The second Banquet is to be held on October 26, 2018 (Homecoming). Each following Hall of Honor Banquet will now be held annually during Homecoming weekend.
Criteria for Hall of Honor Consideration includes:
Distinguished Alumni Award: 1). A Graham High School alumnus who has been out of high school at least ten (10) years; 2). Has special achievement in the nominee’s area of specialization; 3). Has received honors awards, etc. on a local regional, national, and/or international level; 4). Can demonstrate community service; 5). Has made meritorious contributions to society in general, or to a specific segment of society.
Distinguished Staff Award: 1). Contributed substantial and significant support to the Graham ISD specifically, and education in general; 2). Developed relationships with district and community members to foster community learning; 3). Must have exited employment at lest one (1) year prior to be considered for induction.
Distinguished Community Member Award: 1). Individuals, businesses, or community groups that have supported and encouraged academic achievement through donations, scholarships, or other meaningful ways; 2). Made significant contributions to the development anfd improvement of the Graham ISD.
Historical Award: 1). Connection to the Graham ISD from 1883 to 1950; 2). Meets the criteria for one of the above three (3) categories.
Posthumous Consideration: 1). See criteria above. 2). The candidate must have passed more than one (1) year prior to beign considered for induction.
*Hall of Honor Nomination Form (Printable)
*Hall of Nomination Form (PDF Fillable Format)
Nominations for 2019 will be accepted through Thursday, June 27, 2019.
Please submit the nomination form and any supporting documents postmarked by Thursday, June 27, 2019, to: GPEF Hall of Honor Program, Graham ISD, 400 Third Street, Graham, TX 76450, Attn: Sonny Cruse, Superintendent of Schools.