Uniform Guidelines

This Dress Code for the 2019-2020 school year represents standards of Michael E. DeBakey High School for Health Professions at Qatar.

Required attire: In order to maintain uniformity, School uniforms will be purchased only from Authorized dealer as assigned by DeBakey

Lower School (Grade 5,6,7 and 8)

Boys Girls
Mandatory
  • Shirt – Blue color, long or short sleeves with School logo
  • Trouser – Navy Blue (Jeans NOT allowed)
  • Tie – Gold with blue strips
  • Closed toed shoes
  • White under shirt ONLY
  • NO HOODIES
  • Required attire for P.E.
  • Blue and yellow Polo T Shirt with School Logo
  • Sports Trouser (Tracksuit Pants)/Shorts with Piping
  • Athletic shoes
  • Shirt – Blue color, long or short sleeves with School logo
  • Trouser/ Skirt (to the Ankle) – Navy Blue Slacks (Jeans NOT allowed)
  • Closed toed shoes
  • White under shirt ONLY
  • NO HOODIES
  • Required attire for P.E.
  • Blue and yellow Polo T Shirt with School Logo
  • Sports Trouser (Tracksuit Pants) with Piping
  • Athletic shoes
Optional
  • Blazer
  • Short /Long Sleeve Pullover
  • School Tracksuit Jacket can replace a blazer or a pullover during normal school days
  • Blazer
  • Short /Long Sleeve Pullover
  • School Tracksuit Jacket can replace a blazer or a pullover during normal school days
  • Hijab – Only colors allowed for hijabs: Plain Navy, Plain White, and Plain Black.
Dress-up Day (Once a Week)
  • Blue Shirt tucked in
  • Navy Blue Slacks
  • Tie
  • Blazer/Pullover/Tracksuit Jacket (Optional)
  • Blue Shirt
  • Trouser/ Skirt (to the Ankle) – Navy Blue Slacks
  • Blazer/Pullover/Tracksuit Jacket (Optional)

Upper School (Grade 9,10,11 and 12)

Boys Girls
Mandatory
  • Blazer
  • Shirt – White color, long or short sleeves with School logo
  • Trouser – Navy Blue (Jeans NOT allowed)
  • Tie – Blue with gold strips
  • Closed toed shoes
  • White under shirt ONLY
  • NO HOODIES
  • Required attire for P.E.
  • Blue and yellow Polo T Shirt with School Logo
  • Sports Trouser (Tracksuit Pants)/Shorts with Piping
  • Athletic shoes
  • Blazer
  • Shirt – White color, long or short sleeves with School logo
  • Trouser/ Skirt (to the Ankle) – Navy Blue (Jeans NOT allowed)
  • Closed toed shoes
  • White under shirt ONLY
  • NO HOODIES
  • Required attire for P.E.
  • Blue and yellow Polo T Shirt with School Logo
  • Sports Trouser (Tracksuit Pants) with Piping
Optional
  • Short /Long Sleeve Pullover
  • School Tracksuit Jacket can replace a blazer or a pullover during normal school days
  • Short /Long Sleeve Pullover
  • School Tracksuit Jacket can replace a blazer or a pullover during normal school days
Dress-up Day (Once a Week)
  • Blazer
  • White Shirt tucked in
  • Navy Blue Trouser
  • Tie
  • Blazer
  • Blue Shirt
  • Trouser/ Skirt (to the Ankle) – Navy Blue Slacks

NON UNIFORM DAY DRESS CODE

Non-Uniform is a great way to express yourself. However, students must abide to the following school dress code.

Students may not wear apparel that depicts:

  • Inappropriate slogans, Alcohol or tobacco products, Drugs, Gore, Death, Obscene language or themes that promotes, hate/and or violence
  • Students may not wear Head coverings (bandanas, sweat bands, skull caps, dew rags) Hats, caps,

Students may not wear the following:

  • Sloppy or torn clothing
  • Spandex pants and/or sagging pants
  • Tank tops, knotted shirts, or and/or tops that expose the midriff shirts
  • Pants with loops without a belt not tucked in
  • Gang related clothing
  • Shorts, dresses or skirts should be below the knee
  • Muscle shirts without a sleeved shirt
  • Undergarments as outerwear/undergarments that can be seen
  • Provocative/revealing shirts, halter tops, jersey dresses, “spaghetti-strap” tops, fish-net, or see-through clothing and bedtime attire
  • Extremely tight clothing (tight leggings)
  • Short Pants / Walking shorts
  • High heel shoes – flip flop shoes – crocs
  • No hoodies. No onesie.
  • No cultural attire allowed unless identified permissible by the Non-Uniform Day Theme of the day.

The following accessories are not permissible:

  • Hats, caps, hair rollers, hair curlers, plastic hair bags, hair nets
  • Head coverings (bandanas, sweat bands, skull caps, dew rags)
  • Sunglasses
  • Towels (or rags) hanging from pockets or shoulders or neck
  • Earrings on boys
  • Visible body piercing, visible tattoos, nose rings, tongue rings, studs or piercing on school campus or at school-sponsored activities
  • Jewelry or artifacts that are distracting
  • Spiked bracelets or belts or any attire that could be used as a weapon
  • Heavy makeup-colored eye shadow-long nails
  • Girls are not to wear any nail polish on their nails
  • No more than 1-piece earring – long dandling earring
  • No ankle bracelets
  • No make-up

GROOMING CODE

  • A student’s hair must always be kept clean and tidy.
  • Hair, beards and mustaches must be neatly groomed.

Students will not be allowed to attend class wearing a hair style that is distracting to the learning environment such as (but not limited to):

  • The style of the hair should not be extreme including but not limited to Mohawk, large afro, shaved styles and/or patterns, hair tied up and braided.
  • The hair color must be the student’s own natural color; no dye nor highlights are allowed. Non-standard hair colors, bright colored hair (red, purple, blue, yellow, etc.)
  • Spiked hair higher than one inches
  • No pony tails or buns. (applies to boys)
  • No asymmetrical hairstyles; such as bald shave on one side and hair on other side
  • Hair length not exceed one inch (applies to boys)
  • All male students should have a school boy haircut. Hair should be kept clean, out of the eyes, and above the collar. The length of the hair should not be longer than 1 inch. Hair should not be touching the shirt collar and should be off the face.
  • The fringe/bangs when straightened or combed down must not hang in the eyes

List of Michael E. DeBakey High School – Qatar Uniform Suppliers

Integral Services

Tel: 44621331/44621441
Email: integral@qatar.net.com
PO Box 18759, Doha, Qatar
Mobile: 55038392

City-Man Tailors

Souq Nasser Bin Saif, 1st Floor
Tel: 44414653
Fax: 44414653
Email: citymandoha@yahoo.com / gopaldoha@yahoo.com
Mobile: 5575-1436

Lucky Lilac

Tel: 44438717
Fax: 44355454
Email: info@luckylilac.com
Mobile: 55862961