Eyes on the Prize
Gloria left Ghana to pursue her dream of an education. Communities In Schools gave her the resources to succeed.
With our support, almost 97% of the students we serve remain in school.
Highlights from the 2010-2011 school year:
- 84% of students were promoted to the next grade
- 88% of seniors graduated on time
- 87% of students reduced their high-risk behavior
Communities In Schools builds a support system within schools so students can focus on achievement.
You can make a lasting difference in the life of a child.
Making it Matter
With a growing population of students who need support, Communities In Schools of Palm Beach County works every day to connect students with resources.
Beyond the Classroom Blog
“I want to put supports and interventions in place at schools so that students will not be displaced."
My visit to Chaparral High School reminded me that for some kids, even Main Street looks like a dream destination -- and they don't have the bus fare to get there.
Even while she was recovering from breast cancer, Brenda Middleton was taking care of her students.