Our Work in Schools
Many children face challenges both inside and outside the classroom. Through a school-based coordinator, Communities In Schools strategically aligns and delivers needed resources so that students can focus on learning.
Our Unique Model
Our evidence-based approach, adapted to meet each community's unique needs, is the basis for our success.
Featured Affiliate Stories
Communities In Schools of Peninsula helps students overcome poverty by matching them with volunteer mentors.
Our Work Is Different
of students who were in grades K-11 were promoted to the next grade.
Beyond the Classroom Blog
Poverty is making school reform results difficult to achieve. Public education is everyone's business, and reforming our sense of community may lend a hand in reforming our schools.
"Since 2008, CIS and our local affiliates have received some $14.2 million in funding from AT&T, whose insistence on reliable metrics has helped to push us toward gathering ever more useful data."
"This award is an opportunity to honor those who are the best at what they do."