“Mentoring is so rewarding. Knowing that I can touch the life of a student who needs someone to talk to or just to be there when they need that ear.”
VB Valued RRISD Mentor
“Mentors serve an integral role in Round Rock ISD by serving our students’ social and emotional needs. Thank you for donating your time and energy to ensure our students have a positive and encouraging influence in their lives.”
Dr. Steve Flores Superintendent of Schools
S.T.A.R.S. Supporting, Teaching and Reaching Students is a school-based program for students who would benefit from the positive influence a mentor can bring to their life.
Mentoring a child is a way for community members and businesses to volunteer. When you volunteer as a mentor you not only discover new things about yourself but you provide a friendship to a child who needs and wants the positive influence.
53% of students credit mentors with improving their ability to avoid drugs.
59% of mentored teens get better grades.
Mentoring improves a mentee’s self-esteem.
Mentees want positive social attitudes and relationships.