Our work is best shared through the stories and images of our students, and testimonials from others touched by the work we do. We invite you to click on a box below… and be inspired. If you have a story or a comment about how Communities In Schools made a difference in your life, please share it with us.
Parent Perspective – How CIS Made a Difference
For high school junior Drew Chase, a mood and anxiety disorder made traditional learning environments difficult for him to navigate. CIS helped him find the way.
In Schools to Build Graduates
When Peninsula High School student Tacoda Anker walked across the stage to accept his diploma on Sunday, June 18, 2017 it marked more than the accomplishment of completing four years of high school. For this college-bound senior, it was the completion of a dream few thought possible as it underscored his journey from drug addiction and dropout…
Hope For The Future
With home instability and responsibilities that seemed insurmountable, one student was referred to her school's site coordinator and found hope for the future.
One Caring Adult
J.D. was skipping class and getting in to fights, until his school's CIS site coordinator stepped in.