SMART Weekend

Enroll your students in a fun weekend of math, language arts, and science enrichment designed to develop the 21st century thinking skills of 3rd – 8th graders.

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WRAL Interviews Grad Coach & Student

WRAL’s Bill Leslie interviews CIS Wake County Grad Coach and student on program impact. Watch Now

21st Century Learning Center Grant

CIS Wake intends to apply for the 21st Century Learning Center grant, and our application is available for review upon request

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Send a student to the SMART Academy

Through a grant from Duke Energy Progress, the SMART Academy can now offer year-long programs and services to students throughout Wake County. SMART stands for “students maximizing academic resources through technology.”

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who we are

Communities In Schools of Wake County (CIS Wake) helps schools remove the barriers that put students at risk of wasting their potential.

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what we do

Provide goal-oriented, one-on-one coaching to lay the foundation ensuring that every CIS Wake student has a personalized plan to graduate from high school.

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why we exist

We surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.

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About us

For more than 20 years, CIS Wake has worked in partnership with the Wake County Public School System (WCPSS) to help students in need. We are one of 37 local affiliates across the state of North Carolina and a part of a national network of 181 local affiliates serving more than 1.3 million students in 25 states.

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