The Renton Reporter highlights our new Mobile Case Manager position. “Support for a student is so much more than a backpack, toothbrush or coat. Those are tangible things people like to give, which is wonderful. But it’s not to be estimated to the power of a strong, caring relationship in a person’s life,” Starkey said. […]
We are collecting multicultural Thanksgiving baskets for our Renton and Tukwila students. Latinx, Halal and Black Thanksgiving baskets. Contact us at email@example.com for more information.
Homelessness is a devastating circumstance for anyone, but for youth on their own, known as unaccompanied minors, the stresses are multiplied. The myriad of challenges faced and multilayered trauma puts them at risk of academic failure and 87% more likely of dropping out of school. Last school-year, there were over 50 homeless unaccompanied minors identified […]
Help students reach their potential with the gift of healthy, shelf stable snacks to support their growing bodies and brains throughout the school year. Donation Drop Off Sites Banner Bank: 54 Rainier Ave S BECU Benson Hill: 17615 108th Ave SE BECU The Landing: 1002 Park Ave N Car Pros Hyundai: 200 S 7th St […]
Of the 504 case-managed students: 91% improved attendance, 94% improved behavior and 98% improved coursework/academics. Read more below. 2018-2019 annual report
Help students reach their potential with the gift of backpacks to start off the school year fully prepared. Donation Drop Off Sites Banner Bank: 54 Rainier Ave S Renton, WA 98057 First Financial NW Bank: 201 Wells Ave S Renton, WA 98057 First Financial NW Bank: 1002 Park Ave N, Ste F at the Landing […]
Join us for an afternoon of great wine, beer, food and live music at the Second Annual Wine and Brews at The Landing. A portion of all proceeds benefits Communities In Schools of Renton. Details and tickets here.
Many of the students and their families that we work with face daily challenges. This holiday season many of those students and their families will go without that special holiday meal or gifts. You can help brighten the holiday for someone and adopt a student or a full family. Sign up by Friday, November 1st […]
ICYMI–Communities In Schools rang the opening bell at the NYSE this morning! Read more about it here: http://www.communitiesinschools.org/press-room/resource/cis-rings-opening-bell-nyse/ Then watch the video: http://new.livestream.com/NYSE/communitiesinschools
CISR and 4th grade students from Lakeridge Elementary send a BIG thank you to Lakeridge Lutheran Church for their in-kind donation to make it possible for our students to have snacks during their MSP testing. This is the third year that Lakeridge Lutheran Church has donated for MSP snacks.