Brief Program Summary: Communities In Schools (CIS) is the nation’s largest and most
effective organization dedicated to keeping kids in school and helping them succeed in life. The
Communities in Schools model positions site coordinators inside schools to assess students’
needs and provide resources to help them succeed in the classroom and in life. CIS partners with
local businesses, social service agencies, health care providers and volunteers. Whether it’s food,
school supplies, health care, counseling, soft skills, academic assistance, life skills, or a positive
role model, Communities In Schools is there to help.
Success Metrics: 95% of students met or made progress toward at least one of their Academic
89% of students met or made progress towards at least one of their Behavior or Social and
Emotional Learning goals.
100% of students in grades K-11 were promoted to the next grade level.
100% of students in grade 12 graduated with post-secondary plans