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Partners in Reading Success (PIRS)
Make a Difference in the Life of a Reader
Dripping Springs Elementary School invites you to participate in an exciting new program:  Partners in Reading Success (PIRS).  The PIRS program matches students in need of help with reading one-on-one with adult volunteer reading mentors for one hour each week.  We have a number of students in our school that could benefit from assistance with reading, and YOU can make a difference.

Contact Jennifer Misko by email or by phone at 826-4654 for more information.

What Does a Mentor Do?
  • Reads aloud with the student
  • Listens to the student read
  • Engages the child in conversation about books and fosters a love of reading and learning
  • Acts as a positive role model
  • Builds a relationship with the student
  • Makes a commitment to volunteer for one school year

Important Dates and Times
Meeting Dates:  Every Friday starting October 12

Session Times:  8:00 or 9:00

Meet and Greet:  Friday, October 5
Session Times for Meet and Greet:  8:00 or 9:00

Application Form and Background Form
Please complete the Application Form and email to Jennifer Misko.

The Background Form will need to be completed, signed, scanned and then emailed to Mrs. Misko.

Contact Jennifer if you have any questions or problems about the forms.

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