NOW MORE THAN EVER! SUPPORT CIS And Santa Fe’s Future!
Now more than ever! Please support Communities In Schools of New Mexico and our work keeping thousands of Santa Fe children and youth in school and on a positive path. Make a tax-deductible gift, today! DONATE NOW! Pictured above is dedicated CIS Site Coordinator, Hilda Perez, with some of her students at Cesar Chavez Elementary School. Every child deserves access to a quality education and access to the supports and resources necessary to be successful in school and in lif
HELPING CIS KEEP KIDS WARM And HEALTHY!
THANK YOU TO OUR COAT DRIVE DONORS! Kind and caring members of our community stepped up to provide hundreds of new, cozy winter coats for our CIS students. When a child is kept warmly clothed, like Perla, our CIS student pictured above, she stands a greater chance of staying healthy and in turn, better prepared to learn and grow. To find out how you can help Santa Fe’s children succeed in school and in their lives~ please call CIS at 505-954-1880.
Transforming LIVES EVERY DAY!
How BEHAVIOR shapes and informs lives~ A key CIS INDICATOR is behavior. Often, students are referred to our site coordinators due to a bad attitude, withdrawal or more severe social/emotional challenges. Negative attitudes and anti-social behavior can certainly have a destructive impact on a young person’s ability to engage with peers and in their learning. Before we can help a child resolve a problem, our site coordinators work to understand what is influencing their behavi