Communities in Schools (CIS) with Ms. Diana Hernandez

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Communities In Schools of San Antonio surrounds students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.  
By bringing resources, community agencies, parents and volunteers into schools, we create a community of caring adults who work hand-in-hand with educators.  Through a holistic, one-on-one case management approach, CIS-SA is able to reach out to students most at risk for dropping out of school.  If you would like your student to participate, please discuss any social/emotional, academic and/or health concerns your child is experiencing with your child’s teacher or counselor.  
CIS-SA also helps families who are in need of social services.  At LBJ Elementary we can help families with the following:
  • uniforms/clothing
  • school supplies
  • hygiene items
  • weekend food assistance for children
  • vision vouchers for eye glasses
If your family is in need of any of these services, you can call me at (210) 444-8191 or email me at dhernandez@CISSA.org 
Please note that resources are limited and there may be qualification requirements for some of these social services.  CIS-SA is always looking for parent volunteers to help out with school events.  If you would like more information on how to volunteer, please visit our website at http://www.cissa.org/.