Register online at www.houstonisd.org, stay on the homepage, and click on the VIPS login under the Parents link section.
Once you have registered, you must go in person to the school of interest and show proof of identification.
Identification information will go into our database for processing by the
The criminal history background check can take 2-3 weeks to complete.
Once you are CLEARED to volunteer, you are eligible to volunteer throughout HISD.
What type of identification is accepted?
● Texas Driver’s License
● Official Passport
● Texas Identification Card
● Official U. S. Military ID
● Driver’s License (issued by any state in the U.S.)
● Matricula Consular
● Identification Card (issued by any state in the U.S.)
● Resident Alien Card
Our students benefit when we all volunteer!
For more information about volunteering in HISD schools, please contact the Parent Engagement Department at 713-556-7290.