Communities In Schools is the nation's largest and most effective organization dedicated to keeping kids in school and helping them succeed in life.
The mission of Communities In Schools is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.
Working directly in more than 2,300 low-income schools in 25 states and the District of Columbia, Communities In Schools is the nation's leading dropout prevention organization proven to keep students in school and on the path to graduation. Every year, Communities In Schools serves 1.5 million students who are at risk of dropping out and successfully helps 99 percent of our case-managed students stay in school.
Communities In Schools uses an evidence-based model, implemented by trained site coordinators, to connect students and their families to critical educational and community-based resources. This involves working hand-in-hand with schools, communities and families to identify their unique needs and surround students with a caring network of support.