About CIS Atlanta
Communities In Schools of Atlanta is an award-winning dropout prevention organization that was established in Atlanta, Georgia in 1972. What began in the basement of a modest home in the Grant Park community is now the nation’s largest dropout prevention network with a proven track record of positively impacting graduation rates.Continue Reading
TO THE RIGHT: With the combined dedicated efforts of site coordinators, donors and community partners, 97 percent of Communities In Schools of Atlanta students stay in school. In conjunction with Attendance Awareness Month in September, Hamilton E. Holmes Elementary School CIS Site Coordinator Dedra Cochran kicked off the NBA (Never Been Absent) program as a way to provide various incentives for students and classes who meet attendance goals!