Texas Covid Relief Fund

Helping Texas communities recover in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic takes all of us coming together to support our fellow neighbors.

Communities In Schools of North Texas

Communities In Schools of North Texas

About the Program

Communities In Schools of North Texas will have 78 AmeriCorps members who will provide research-based Integrated Student Supports to students who are at-risk of dropping out of school in 47 high-need Texas public schools in Bridgeport, Denton, Lake Dallas, Lewisville, Little Elm, and Northwest ISDs. At the end of the first program year, the AmeriCorps members will serve 593 students of which 445 will demonstrate improvement in academic engagement or social and emotional skills through increased attachment to school. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage at least 150 volunteers who will be engaged in social, emotional, and academic support of students at-risk of dropping out of school.

Focus Area:
Education
Service Area:
Bridgeport, Corinth, Denton, Flower Mound, Justin, Lake Dallas, Lewisville, Little Elm, Newark, Rhome, Shady Shores, The Colony
Federal Award:
$298,905
Public/Private Match:
N/A
Number of Members
78
Program Contact:
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