HP Parent Newsletter

August 2023

Welcome to the 2023-2024 School Year!

Thank you for selecting Health Professions as your child's school of choice! At Health Professions, we strive for excellence and are committed to providing the best education for your child. Parent newsletters will be provided to you every month and will include important information, updates, and events. Also, please take a moment to visit our website!


The mission of South Texas ISD Health Professions is to provide students with rigorous academic instruction and advanced technical skills that will allow for their successful transition into allied health careers and/or post-secondary education.


The vision of South Texas ISD Health Professions is to engage students in a focused, challenging curriculum within a small, caring community of learners.

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Mandatory Schedule Pick Up

We will be having our campus Schedule Pick Up beginning on Wednesday, July 26 through Friday, July 28. Students need to take their picture ID to receive their schedules.

All new to the district students need to bring their most recent report card, birth certificate, social security card, and immunization record to the schedule pick up. We look forward to meeting our HP families!

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Health Professions Invites you to Meet the Teacher Night!

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2023-2024 Bell Schedule

Our bell schedule for the 2023-2024 school year can be found below. Parents, make note of the change in start time (8:20 AM) and end time (4:00 PM). All students should report to their 1st period class on time, every day!
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School Supply List

Below you will find the school supply list for the 2023-2024 school year. In addition, students will need to bring a clear or mesh backpack to school.
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STISD Dress Code

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Student Pick Up/Drop Off Locations

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STISD A/B School Calendar

We are so excited to welcome our students to Health Professions for the 2023-2024 school year! First day of school is August 7, 2023.
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Title 1 Meeting - Benefits of Parent and Family Engagement

Friday, Aug. 4th, 5:30pm

700 Med High Drive

Mercedes, TX

Our Title 1 meeting will take place at 5:30 in the HP Hippocrates Hall (English), and Skills Lab Room 407 (Spanish) prior to Meet the Teacher Night. All parents are welcome to attend!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Athletics Corner

Athletics Corner

If your child is interested in trying out for athletics, please fill out the forms found in the QR code below. All the forms and physical upload will need to be completed prior to the first day of practice/tryouts. All students will need to complete a new physical form for this year and upload it onto Rank One. Rank One will be available beginning Wednesday afternoon, July 26, 2023.
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Upcoming Dates and Events:

Wednesday, July 26 - 9th and 10th grade Mandatory Schedule Pick Up @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Thursday, July 27 - 11th and 12th grade Mandatory Schedule Pick Up @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Friday, July 28 - Make Up Schedule Pick Up

Friday, August 4 - Meet the Teacher Night @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Monday, August 7 - First Day of School