News and Events

Communities In Schools of Jacksonville makes an effort to inform the public about its events, updates and local community outreach.

Communities In Schools had been working with students in Jacksonville for more than 20 years. We are pleased to share success stories as well as information to give you a deeper understanding of the dropout issue in Duval County’s schools.

Watch, Listen & Read where we’ve been in the news lately!

From luncheons and seminars, to career and college fairs, our employees are constantly thinking up new and exciting ways to encourage and inspire students
The event information is not only valuable to the general public; our staff, volunteers and partners use these events to educate the community of the many ways that Communities In Schools affects the lives of students.

Check out our calendar for upcoming events!


If there is something you are looking for but cannot find, please contact Erin Ocobock, or call the CIS office at 904-366-6350.


Twitter Updates

  • Studies show that students who get better grades sleep more, not less. Make sure you're catching enough zzz's.
  • Make sure to for the rest of the month, and keep it up during the summer with our Summer Camp programs!
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