Communities in Schools
CIS Main Office Phone Number 775-738-2783
Communities In Schools of Northeastern Nevada is the local affiliate of the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization that believes every child has potential but may lack the opportunity to succeed. Communities In Schools places caring, well-trained, full-time employees in schools to build trusting relationships with students, assess their needs and remove the barriers they face to learn and graduate. Communities In Schools of Nevada taps into a network of local organizations and businesses to meet student needs – literally bringing the community into the schools it serves. Communities In Schools serves more than 6,000 students in nine schools throughout the Elko and Humboldt County School Districts. For more information, please see our website http://www.cisnevada.org and follow us on our Facebook page “Communities In Schools of Northeastern Nevada”.
For more information about the school-wide and individualized student services provided by CIS at our Schools, please contact our CIS staff members.
Kalynne Mitchell – Program Director
775-623-8224 ext. 170
Ariana Arellano – Winnemucca Junior High
775-623-8120 ext. 346
Alex Schirrick – French Ford Middle School
775-623-8200 ext. 461
Alex Paredes – Winnemucca Grammar School
775-623-8160 ext. 731
Ann Lampshire – Grass Valley Elementary School
775-623-8150 ext. 556
Allison Ballard – Sonoma Heights Elementary School
775-623-8165 ext. 648