The Dr. James H. "Red" Duke, Jr. Elementary School will be dedicated Sept. 7.
The Dr. James H. “Red” Duke, Jr. Elementary School will be dedicated Sept. 7.

Alvin ISD faculty and staff, together with representatives from Memorial Hermann and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), will honor Dr. James H. “Red” Duke, Jr. – renowned UTHealth trauma surgeon affiliated with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and founder and medical director of Memorial Hermann Life Flight – in a special dedication ceremony to be held at the brand new campus, which is named in his honor.

The Medical School community is invited to attend the official dedication ceremony, which will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7, in the school’s cafeteria, 2900 County Road, Manvel.