Surrounding Tarrant County students with a community of support since 1992.
Our mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. In 30 years, Communities In Schools of Greater Tarrant County has grown from serving 200 students in two Fort Worth schools to serving more than 35,000 students in 71 schools across 11 school districts.
Student Grades Improved
92 percent of students served in the last school year improved their grades through the support of our school-based staff.
Student Behavior Improved
90 percent of students served in the last school year improved their behavior through the support of our school-based staff.
Student Grade Promotion
96 percent of students served in the last school year were promoted to the next grade level through the support of our school-based staff.
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What Educators Say
CIS social workers collaborate with school administrators to create individual campus plans. These plans are unique to each school and tailor-made to address the specific needs they face.
Locations We Serve
During the 2022-2023 school year, CIS will serve 71 schools in 11 districts across 4 counties. We look forward to continuing to expand our impact across Tarrant County and beyond.
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