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The DeBakey High School for Health Professions is located in MacGregor, just east of the Texas Medical Center. It was named after renowned heart surgeon, Michael E. DeBakey. The Houston ISD, magnet-only, specialized senior high school is affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, and is consistently ranked as a top school in the region, state and nation. The school is a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School. It offers 9-12th grade students a rigorous college preparatory curriculum which includes five years of mathematics and science, along with an introductory study of medicine. The new campus near the Texas Medical Center, held its grand opening on June 1, 2017.

Key Facts

Grade Levels
9 to 12
Students
852
Teachers
52
Average Class Size
21

School Year Details

School Start Date Aug. 27, 2018
School End Date May 31, 2019
Start Time 7:50 AM
End Time 3:30 PM
Transportation

http://www.houstonisd.org/transportation

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

White
Hispanic
Asian Pacific
African American
American Indian
Multiracial
Other

Education Programs

English Language Learners 0.0%
Special Education 0.2%
Gifted & Talented 68.0%
Bilingual 1.1%

Special Programs

General

Health Science/ Health Professions Magnet

After School Programs

No

Admissions

Application Deadline Dec. 7, 2018

Link to Application

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