CIS of Central Texas
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
CIS provides year-round drop out prevention services on 57 campuses in 5 Central TX Independent School Districts (ISD) including: Austin, Hays, Lockhart, Georgetown, and Bastrop. CIS targets schools in underserved communities with large at-risk student populations. The CIS AmeriCorps members serve as supportive mentors, academic supporters and service-learning project leaders to at least 1,225 students each year. Our success rate is impressive with 98% of students remaining in school.