• Mentor Program

    ​​The NEISD Mentor Program pairs caring adult volunteers with at-risk students in need of additional support and guidance. The program aims to provide positive role models that motivate students to reach their full potential, both academically and individually.

    By building mentoring relationships, volunteers give students individualized attention to develop skills and increase intellect, enabling students to thrive both in and outside the classroom. If you have a passion for guiding student growth, join us in making a difference as a mentor volunteer. Let's help NEISD students gain the skills and confidence to succeed.

  • Program Objectives

    • Provide positive adult role models to at-risk students
    • Improve school motivation and attendance
    • Explore careers to expand horizons
    • Build self-esteem and academic ambition

    Benefits of Mentoring

    • Positive adult influences shape student behavior
    • Students develop through adult guidance and relationships
    • Positive mentors advance social development in students

    Student Benefits

    • Strengthen academic and social abilities
    • Set goals and increase self-confidence
    • Explore careers and various paths
    • Gain caring adult mentor support
  • Mentor Attributes

    • Passionate about student success
    • Responsive to individual needs
    • Dedicated to providing time and energy resources
    • Believes in each student's potential
    • Committed to supporting NEISD students

    Mentor Duties

    • Listen, inspire, and clarify
    • Encourage attendance and conduct
    • Help set academic and personal goals
    • Find collaborative solutions
    • Model appropriate behavior

    How You Can Help

    • Get involved in local education at NEISD
    • Improve the quality of education
    • Provide caring support as a mentor
    • Make a difference in a child's life
    • Help students reach their full potential

  • Ready to Be a Mentor?

    To apply as a mentor at NEISD:

    1.  Complete the Volunteer Registration Process.
    2.  Fill out the Mentor Applicationand return it to the Volunteer Program Office.

    If you have any questions about the mentor program, please contact the Volunteer Program at (210) 407-0309.

    Your commitment to mentoring truly has a lasting impact on the students and our community. Join us in shaping a brighter future for our young learners today!