Communities in Schools

  • Barnett

    LHS-Killough Site Coordinator: Ally Barnett

    972-350-4520, barnetta@lisd.net


    Communities In Schools is a nonprofit agency that coordinates and provides services to help young people overcome barriers, succeed in school, and prepare for life. There are many components to CIS including educational enhancement, enrichment activities, health and human services, pre-employment guidance, college preparation, parental involvement, and supportive guidance.
    Programs at Killough

    Mentoring– A volunteer is matched with a student and meets once a week at the school to help with class work, talk about life, and encourage students to succeed.

    Social Services– School supplies, clothing needs, glasses, medical, dental, and holiday assistance. As well as referrals to other agencies in the community to help with a variety of needs.

    College/Career Assistance– Helping students discover the possibilities after high school with field trips, college prep groups, application help, and financial aid.

    Supportive Guidance– Helping students with teen issues like anger, drugs, alcohol, motivation, self-esteem, choices, and peer and family relationships.

     

    Community Resources

    School Supplies and Holiday Assistance

    Christian Community Action
    200 S. Mill Street
    Lewisville, TX 75057
    (972) 221-1224
    http://ccahelps.org/


    Adult Clothing, Other Needs

    Salvation Army
    207 Elm Street
    Lewisville, TX 75057
    (972) 353-9400
    http://www.salvationarmyusa.org/

     

     

    Files:

    April 2015 Did You Know.pdf
    December 2014 Did You Know.pdf
    February 2015 Did You Know.pdf
    January 2015 Did You Know.pdf
    March 2015 Did You Know.pdf
    May 2015 Did You Know.pdf
    November 2014 Did You Know.pdf
    October 2014 Did You Know.pdf
    September 2014 Did You Know.pdf