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. 

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. 

The program model includes the following: 

Academic Development

  • Credit redemption
  • CRT exam preparation
  • Academic monitoring and tutoring

    Life Skills and Career Interest Training

    • Self-concept
    • Interpersonal skills
    • Job interests/exploration

    Individual Case Management

    • Develop individualized student goals to increase academic performance
    • Create individualized student case plans to address student goals
    • Routine monitoring and evaluating individual student goals and case plan progress

    For more information, please see our website, Communities in School Nevada, and follow us on our Facebook page Communities In Schools of Northeastern Nevada.

    CIS at Elko High School

    For more information about the school-wide and individualized student services provided by CIS at Elko High School, please contact our CIS staff members at Elko High School.

    Kassidy Goddard

    Veronica Luna

    CIS Main Office Phone Number (1-775) 738-2783