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Communities in Schools of Georgia in Marietta/Cobb County present Jail & Bail

  Communities in Schools is the nation’s leading dropout prevention and intervention organization. Improving graduation rates and addressing the academic and nonacademic challenges is important for at-risk youth—8 of 10 high school dropouts end up in the criminal justice system and last year, 6 of 10 found guilty in Cobb County Superior Court were high […]

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Operation Warmth = winter coats for students.

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Communities In Schools of Georgia in Marietta/Cobb County is thankful to the Cobb Children’s Fund “Operation Warmth” for providing coats to Cobb County School District and Marietta City Schools students. Each year, Operation Warmth partners with CIS Site Coordinators, CCSD and MCS Social Workers to provide coats for students in need. This year Operation Warmth […]

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A Message from Our Executive Director

In the past 10 days, I have witnessed an incredible outpouring of community efforts to support students and families in need: In our most underserved areas, a Herculean effort was orchestrated by Leroy Hutchins to support the Pebblebrook and South Cobb school communities. Christal McNair’s business, Studio Bungee, served as a basic needs and food […]

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Get Ready for Reality U

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Our first Reality U of the school year is set for Thursday, Sept. 12 at Cobb Horizon High School.             This in-school field trip allows students to get a glimpse of their (potential) life as an adult based on their current GPA. Not everyone is taught the basics of money […]

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A Perfect Score: Bowl-A-Thon 2019

A big thank you to everyone who came out to support our Bowl-A-Thon presented by Georgia Power Company.   We had a great turn out and appreciate the support of our friends in the community, including, Junior League of Cobb-Marietta, Johnson & Alday, LLC, Marietta Wealth and S.A. White And Mobilized Fuels. Congratulations to James Montgomery for taking home […]

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