About Us

OUR STORY

Communities In Schools South Central Texas, established by the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce over 30 years ago, is dedicated to empowering K-12 students for success in school and beyond. As the only campus-based nonprofit program for vulnerable students in our served school districts (New Braunfels ISD, Marion ISD, Comal ISD, Luling ISD, Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD, and Seguin ISD), we currently impact over 42,000 students across 57 schools.

Our comprehensive services, including supportive guidance, mental health intervention, basic life needs support, tutoring, and college preparation assistance, reach over 4,000 students through professional site coordinators present daily in schools. Thanks to the support of 300+ local businesses, social service agencies, churches, and volunteers, every student in need receives vital assistance.

CIS collaborates with schools to connect students and families to tailored community resources, addressing health, behavioral, and family crises. Serving students facing challenges such as poverty, substance abuse, and poor mental health, CIS ensures safe and healthy environments both at school and at home. Our proven model, rooted in national research and community relationships, has positively impacted thousands of students and alumni over the past three decades.

 

Our Schools

Comal ISD

  • Comal Creek Elementary
  • Clear Spring Elementary
  • Farias-Spitzer Elementary
  • Freiheit Elementary
  • Goodwin Frazier Elementary
  • Morningside Elementary
  • Mt. Valley Elementary
  • Oak Creek Elementary
  • Rebecca Creek Elementary
  • Specht Elementary
  • Startzville Elementary
  • Canyon Middle School
  • Danville Middle School

Luling ISD

  • Leonard Shanklin Elementary
  • Luling Gerdes Jr. High School
  • Luling High School

Marion ISD

  • Karrer Elementary
  • Krueger Elementary
  • Marion Middle School
  • Marion High School

New Braunfels ISD

  • Seele Elementary
  • Carl Schurz Elementary
  • Memorial Elementary
  • Walnut Springs Elementary
  • County Line Elementary
  • Lamar Elementary
  • Lone Star Early Childhood Center
  • Klein Road Elementary
  • Voss Farms Elementary
  • Veramendi Elementary
  • New Braunfels Middle School
  • Oak Run Middle School
  • 9th Grade Center
  • New Braunfels High School

Seguin ISD

  • Jefferson Elementary
  • Patlan Elementary
  • Rodriguez Elementary
  • Weinert Elementary
  • AJ Briesemeister Middle School
  • Jim Barnes Middle School
  • Seguin High School

Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD

  • Cibolo Valley Elementary
  • John Sippel Elementary
  • Green Valley Elementary
  • Paschal Elementary
  • Rose Garden Elementary
  • Schertz Elementary
  • Watts Elementary
  • Wiederstein Elementary
  • Jordan Intermediate School
  • Wilder Intermediate School
  • Schlather Intermediate School
  • Corbett Junior High School
  • Dobie Junior High School
  • Allison L. Steele ELC/DAEP
  • Byron P. Steele High School
  • Samuel Clemens High School

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