https://mailchi.mp/cisseattle/communities-in-schools-of-seattle-qtr-1-newsletter-4161338

Watch Elizabeth Hodges, Executive Director, participate in a Communities In Schools National Conference panel alongside her peers from other Communities In Schools organizations.

https://mailchi.mp/cisseattle/communities-in-schools-of-seattle-qtr-1-newsletter-4124053

Communities In Schools of Seattle is part of the nation’s leading dropout prevention program. Our mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. We currently partner with nine Seattle Public Schools, connecting kids to caring adults and critical community resources that help break […]

Tiara was often absent. She ended up in court for truancy and was falling behind in her classes. The site coordinator at her school discovered that she was battling homelessness, and helped her get back on track.

Khin was disengaged at school and didn’t seem to listen to his teachers. His teacher referred him to the site coordinator, who realized Khin had a hidden health problem preventing him from being successful.

Kaitlin was an eighth grader who had been retained from the previous year. Kaitlin was often chronically late or absent and as a result, she was failing all her classes…