Procurement Services

About Us

  • The Internal Procurement Division is responsible for converting approved requisitions into purchase orders, creating RFP, RFQ, and RFI documents for the formal procurement process, training requisition generators, processing HCDE contracts, overseeing the P Card program and advising HCDE staff on compliance with purchasing laws.

    The management of the Internal Procurement Division is dedicated to making ethical and lawful choices by providing a structured code of ethics for its personnel to follow. Internal Procurement Division employees shall model and promote ethical behavior to all HCDE employees through their behavior. View the Code of Ethics for Business Support Services and Internal Procurement Division Employees

    HCDE continues to improve transparency. We have created public information on our webpage which includes the following:

    1. The total value of contracts per business sector
    2. The total authorizations versus actual expenditures for the last five years per capita
    3. The listing of all purchase orders to include vendor, category, PO Amount, Check Amount and Account Code (for the last seven fiscal years).
    4. A link to Current bids and proposals
    5. A link to awarded bids and proposals
    6. A link to closed bids and proposals
    7. Check Registers (Accounts Payable) Link
    8. The Vendor Packet
    9. A link to applicable procurement statutes
    10. A link to the annual budget
    11. A link to the Financial Operations Guidelines

Current Advertisements for Bids/Proposals

  • Unless otherwise indicated below, sealed solicitation documents will be received at the following address in accordance with the instructions and specifications contained in each solicitation request listed below.

    Harris County Department of Education
    6300 Irvington Blvd.
    Houston, TX 77022
    purchasing@hcde-texas.org

    Formal solicitations are advertised in the Houston Chronicle in the Legal Notice section of the Classifieds. If you would like a copy of any of the solicitations listed, click on the links below, stop by the Purchasing Office at the address indicated above, or call (713) 694-6300.

Financial Operations Guidelines

Contact Us

  • Dr. Jesus J Amezcua, Assistant Superintendent for Business Services
    jamezcua@hcde-texas.org
    713-696-1371 
    6300 Irvington Blvd
    Houston, Tx 77022 


    Brenda Del Valle, Executive Assistant to the Assistant Superintendent for Business Services
    brenda.valle@hcde-texas.org
    713-696-8249
    6300 Irvington Blvd
    Houston, Tx 77022 

    For board inquiries, please contact

    Jessica Bermea, Executive Assistant to the Board of Trustees
    jbermea@hcde-texas.org
    713-696-8246

    6300 Irvington Blvd
    Houston, Tx 77022