In the U.S., 14.5 million kids under 18 live in poverty, shouldering more than they should have to. Communities In Schools works directly inside schools,
building relationships that empower students to succeed inside and outside the classroom.
Communities in Schools of Miami is an affiliate of the nation's largest and most effective dropout prevention organization, surrounding students
with a community of support to empower them to stay in school and achieve in life. We mobilize communities to address both academic and non-academic
barriers to learning to help our students. Our unique, proven model positions site coordinators inside schools to mobilize community resources and
deliver them directly to kids inside their schools. Services includes mentoring, tutoring, counseling, leadership development, and much more.
What It Takes...
Two High-Poverty Schools Chase Better Graduation Rates
CBS4 Super Kid Cassandra Gonzalez
She has all the ingredients for success.
Nearly Half a Million Youth Drop Out of High School Each Year. Here's Why One Didn't.