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CIS Partners with Houston Grand Opera and Baker Botts LLC to support Literacy

Nearly 1,000 middle and high school students attended a chamber opera telling a true story, “What Wings They Were,” The Case of Emeline, thanks to CIS Board Member and Baker Botts attorney Bill Kroger.

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1 in 5 children and adolescents in the U.S. has a mental health disorder. Yet only about 1 in 5 of all affected children receive mental health services. Join CIS is being part of the solution.

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CIS of Houston Executive Director Named One of Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women

Communities In Schools of Houston’s Executive Director Cynthia Clay Briggs has been recognized as one of “Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of 2015” by Houston Woman Magazine.

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Help Houston’s Kids Stay in School

Check out Communities In Schools of Houston’s 2014-2015 Annual Report. Learn more about our students and evidence of our effectiveness!

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Communities In Schools of Houston is a campus-based Dropout Prevention program. CIS works with the school system on over 100 campuses to provide direct social services to at-risk students and connect students with available community resources.
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CIS Partners with Houston Grand Opera and Baker Botts LLC to support Literacy

Nearly 1,000 middle and high school students attended a chamber opera telling a true story, “What Wings They Were,” The Case of Emeline, thanks to CIS Board Member and Baker Botts attorney Bill Kroger.

Children’s Mental Health Matters

1 in 5 children and adolescents in the U.S. has a mental health disorder. Yet only about 1 in 5 of all affected children receive mental health services. Join CIS is being part of the solution.

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