• Carmen Bahn-Kraatz, Ph.D.
    Educational Diagnostician
    Calallen High School 9 – 12
    Calallen Middle School 8
    361-242-5630 x 7038


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    “You Must Believe to Achieve!!”

    Dr. Carmen Bahn-Kraatz
    Educational Diagnostician

    Carmen Bahn-Kraatz, Ph.D., received her B.S. in Agri-Business from Texas A&M-Kingsville, Class of 1998.  She worked in the agricultural field as a sales person for 6 years before she obtained her teaching certification.  Prior to her employment with Calallen ISD, Dr. Bahn-Kraatz worked in two South Texas school districts-Brooks County ISD and Santa Gertrudis ISD, as the Special Education Teacher / Academic Skills Specialist, respectively.  Dr. Bahn-Kraatz earned her Master’s and Doctorate degrees from Texas Tech University and has been awarded recognition from the National Academic Affairs with the Who’s Who Among American Teachers award.  She has also been recognized as a recipient for the Texas Tech University Education Designated Scholarship.  Dr. Bahn-Kraatz has the following certifications:  Special Education (PK-12), English as a Second Language (PK-12), Gifted and Talented (PK-12), Educational Diagnostician (EC-12), and Special Education Transition.   Dr. Bahn-Kraatz, in her spare time, is an avid supporter for 4-H and FFA projects, activities, and leadership opportunities.