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PTO News
Mar 31, 2022


In this issue



Important Upcoming Dates

 
  • Apr 12 - DeBakey PTO Monthly Meeting
  • Apr 20-22 - HOSA State Competition - Galveston
  • Apr 22 - COVID-19 Testing at DeBakey HSHP (learn more)
  • Apr 23 - Prom
  • May 05 - PTO Uniform Store @ DeBakey (learn more)
  • May 05 - 07 - VEX Robotics World Championship (learn more)
  • Jun 11 - DeBakey Graduation, 4PM @ Barnett Stadium

PTO Uniform Store:

 

Closed in April.

Next PTO Uniform Store Date:
Thursday, May 5th, 2022 (Credit and Cash) 



We have the required DeBakey uniform polo shirts for sale in white, royal and navy and PE shirts as well as other non-required clothing such as DeBakey Spirit Shirts and DeBakey Crewneck, Pullover Hoodies, and Zippered Hoodies in royal and navy. Sizes available range from Youth XL (or equivalent Adult XS) to Adult S through Adult XXL.  

We also have other swag available such as DeBakey cups, lanyards, lunch bags and yard signs. Please note that sales tax will be assessed for all transactions.

Questions? Please email: uniforms@debakeypto.org.

School Announcements

 

Testing

STAAR English EOCs will be given next week, The English 1 EOC is scheduled for Tuesday, April 5th, and the English 2 EOC is scheduled Thursday, April 7th.
 

Yearbooks, Class Rings, and Graduation Announcements

If you would like to purchase memorabilia for school year 2022, you can order online


Midday Tutorials

Midday tutorials occur Monday through Thursday from 11:05 AM to 12:20 PM. Please ask your child to check the tutorial list on the hub and attend the assigned class daily.


AttentionRising Seniors! College Preparation Meeting
Apr 26 - 5PM

The meeting link has been sent to all rising seniors. Students may share the meeting link with their parents. The meeting will be recorded and sent to students.  The PowerPoint will be emailed to students and parents after the meeting. 



May 5 - 7
Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center
Dallas, Texas

 
The 2022 VEX Robotics World Championship is where the robotics community will unite in person and remotely to celebrate STEM excellence and compete in heart-pounding competition matches. The hjigh school competition will be held in Dallas from May 5-7 for students to showcase their game strategy, design, and teamwork skills to be crowned champions at this world-class global event.

We are proud to announce that DeBakey will have SEVEN participants heading to Dallas for the competition!
  • If you would like to make a monetary donation to help support the competitors, visit our general donation form and enter 'Robotics Competition' in the notes.
  • If you would like to donate snacks for the competitors (boxes of chips, fruit, granola, crackers, etc...), drop off any donations to the front office and mark them for 'Robotics Competition'



HOSA State Leadership Conference
Apr 20 - 22


Galveston Island Convention Center
5600 Seawall Blvd
Galveston, TX 77551 

 
DeBakey's HOSA chapters have several students who have advanced to the statue leadership conference in April.
  • If you would like to make a monetary donation to help support the competitors, visit our general donation form and enter 'HOSA Conference' in the notes.
  • If you would like to donate snacks for the competitors (boxes of chips, fruit, granola, crackers, etc...), drop off any donations to the front office and mark them for 'HOSA Conference'

COVID-19 Testing at DeBakey High School - Apr 22


The next COVID-19 onsite test date for DeBakey High School is Friday, April 22nd. If you would like to schedule a test, please contact Fulgent Genetics by email, cshou@fulgentgenetics.com.

Include the following information in the message: full name, preferred school site for testing, date of birth, phone number that can receive test messages, email address, and your employee or student ID.

 

DeBakey PTO is MOVING!


DeBakey PTO os moving our web site to a new platform in the next few weeks to better serve our PTO, parents and DeBakey teachers & administration.  Please keep an eye on the newsletter for upcoming details on how to register for a new account so you can stay informed!

Lamar Community Wellness Market - Apr 9


Saturday, April 9, 2022

River Oaks Elementary
2008 Kirby Dr. 
Houston, TX 77019


11AM - 2PM

Free activities and wellness
resources right at your fingertips!

Performances
Food Trucks
Sensory Crafts
Movement Activities
Vendors
Mental Health Resources


If you would like to donate to the Wellness Market, please see the visit the
SignUp Genius form.



Have a Birthday Wish for Someone Special?


Birthday & Celebratory Greetings are only $20. Visit https://forms.gle/2yRyF6uWtVCFZowc7 to send us the details or email fundraising@debakeypto.org if you have any questions.
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