Class of 2020 Parent Meeting 9-5-19

Class of 2020 parents,

What an exciting year we have ahead! Please join us for a special 12th grade parent meeting this Thursday, Sept. 5th at 6 pm. Please note this is a very important meeting where college admissions, senior year events, & the college application process will be discussed. Counselors will be present to answer your questions. We will have a parents translating in Spanish after the meeting in case you are interested. We hope to see you there.


Welcome DeBakey Parents

We welcome all new and current parents for another great year at DeBakey. Thank you for visiting our PTO website! DeBakey High School for Health Professions is a unique and special campus and we have a team of active parents on the PTO board to help support the students, faculty, and staff this year. The great news is that you simply need to register online to be a PTO member…. and no payment needed!

Please visit this site to learn more about the PTO and how parents can get involved and stay informed. This website provides information on important events, PTO board contacts, PTO monthly meeting dates, and all current news and activities.

The PTO’s goal is to enrich the environment for our children, families and community. It takes many volunteers to make this happen and parent volunteers are always needed and welcome. Check in often to review the many volunteer opportunities.

The PTO is there for you, please let us know if you have any questions or concerns, and we will do our best to keep you updated. We look forward to working with you.

Our PTO is hosting “Coffee with Principal”, Ms. Perry on Friday, August 30th at 8:00 am, please do attend and sign up to be a member of the PTO.

Nellie Naidoo

PTO President



UNIFORM INFORMATION                                                                                                   2019-2020

Uniform sales at DeBakey HSHP are the exclusive activity of DeBakey PTO with the purpose of raising funds used to support the student classes, clubs, organization, and other enrichment activities while also helping parents find quality clothing items at reasonable prices in one place at one time.  Our main event is the big summer sale right before the start of the school year. It is important that parents and/or students attend this event since our uniform inventory and choices will be their best at this time.

The SCHEDULE for uniform purchases will be the SAME as the schedule that students follow to pick up their computers and textbooks. We begin on Monday,  Aug 19, at 0830 for incoming FRESHMEN w last names beginning A-M, then Tues. morning for freshmen w names  N-Z.  All sophomores may come on Wed., then juniors on Thurs., and seniors on Friday.  There will be follow up sales on school days TBD.

Cash and credit cards (with a small fee) are accepted at all uniform sales.  Please note that we do NOT accept checks. Students are encouraged to try on the items at the sale in order to be sure they fit as there are no exchanges or refunds.

The school handbook outlines the uniform requirements and should be consulted, but the following has proven to be a helpful list for incoming freshmen.  Neither pants nor skirts are included in this sale.

  •  4 embroidered polo shirts (usually worn Monday through Thursday)
  •  1 spirit t-shirt    This may be worn on designated Fridays as per school announcements.
  •  2 PE t-shirts
  •  1 pullover sweatshirt or hoodie

Below is a list of the required and optional uniform items and prices. Inventory can sometimes be limited as it is difficult to foresee what sizes and styles will be in demand from year to year.

  • Unisex pique polo in white, royal blue, and navy – $21
  • Ladies cut interlock polo in white, royal blue, and navy – $21
  • Dri-fit unisex embroidered polo w knitted collar in royal  (new this year) – $26 Standard in navy  – $22.
  • PE t-shirts – $10
  • Spirit t-shirts – $12
  • Sweatshirt – $26
  • Pull over hoodie – $29    with zipper – $ 33
  • Windbreaker – $34
  • Heavier weight, cool weather jacket –   Men’s in Navy,  Ladies in White this year  —  $ 48
  • Parent t-shirts – $12

For additional questions, please consult the handbook or contact