The CIS Impact

As a National Network, CIS proudly reports proven results of our students for the past four decades.  

  • 1.3 million students are doing better in school
  • A higher percentage of students served by Communities In Schools reach proficiency in 4th and 8th-grade reading and math.
  • 91% of students receiving services from Communities In Schools are moving forward and promoted to the next grade.
  • 93% of students reduced their high-risk behaviors.  Communities In Schools works hand-in-hand with students on personal goals that help pave the way to success.
  • 97% of potential dropouts stayed in school.  Year after year Communities In Schools keeps students in school and on track for graduation.
  • 84% of seniors graduated on time.  Communities In Schools is the only stay-in-school organization to document graduation rate outcomes, and the outcomes are noteworthy