Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should my child start to apply?

  • How do you apply?

  • What is the deadline to apply?

  • What if my application is late?

  • What are the requirements for acceptance into your program?

  • What needs to be submitted with the application?

  • Do you consider anything else with the application?

  • Incomplete Applications = Unprocessed Applications

  • What are the dates for the Math Readiness Test?

  • How many students are accepted into your program?

  • Do you accept students at all grade levels?

  • Do you accept out of district applicants?

  • How do I know what school my child is zoned to in HISD?

  • What score does my child need on their matrix in order to qualify for the program?

  • What qualifying matrix scores are students more successful at DeBakey?

  • How does ranking applications work?

  • I have applied, what happens next?

  • When are tours available?

  • Do you have UIL sports at your campus?

  • What extra-curricular activities do you have on campus?

  • Do you provide transportation?

  • Do you allow student shadowing?

  • My child has qualified and has been offered a seat into your program. What are the next steps?

  • What can be submitted as proof of HISD residency?

  • What if the utility bills are in someone else's name? What else would you need