About Us

Who We Are

Communities In Schools – Bay Area is part of Communities In Schools, Inc. (CIS), the nation’s leading community-based organization helping young people stay in school and prepare for life. CIS employees do 'Whatever it Takes' to keep kids in school so they can achieve in life.

Our Mission
Our Mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and acheive in life.

Our Beliefs
Our Beliefs are that every child needs and deserves:
A personal one-on-one relationship with a caring adult
A safe place to learn and grow
A healthy start and a healthy future
A marketable skill to use upon graduation
A chance to give back to peers and the community

To see more about our national model of Integrated Student support visit