• HISD requires that all volunteers complete an online orientation and application for the safety of our students.  Volunteer opportunities include helping in the library, chaperoning a field trip, participating in a class party, etc.  Please take a few minutes to click on the following link to register for the 2022-23 school year.  *VIPS registration must be renewed every school year.

      HISD VIPS Registration

      Here are a few helpful hints for your VIPS registration:

      • It is a two-step process: 
        1. Complete the Orientation 
        2. Fill out the application (the application link is posted at the bottom under the certificate)
      • At the “School Preferences” tab, select Rice School
      • At the “Functions” tab, check every function
      • At the “Organizations” tab, select VIPS (Volunteers In Public Schools)


      Our parent volunteers help make The Rice School great.  Thank you for your time and dedication!  If you have any questions regarding VIPS or volunteering at our school, please email taisha.dawson@houstonisd.org  or call 713-349-1800.