Human Services

COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS BAY AREA INC

  • Houston, TX
  • www.cisba.org

Mission Statement

The mission of Communities In Schools - Bay Area is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. 

Founded in 1989, Communities In Schools – Bay Area is a school-based dropout prevention program that provides case management services and campus-wide support for at-risk children in Harris and northern Galveston counties.

Service Areas

Self-reported

Texas

Serving students from kindergarten through 12th grade, Communities In Schools – Bay Area has dropout prevention programs at 6 Dickinson and 9 Clear Creek Independent School District campuses.



ruling year

1988

Principal Officer since 1996

Self-reported

Dr. Peter C Wuenschel

Keywords

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dropout prevention, social services, education, truancy,

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Also Known As

Communities In Schools - Bay Area

EIN

76-0231008

 Number

2975022946

Physical Address

17225 El Camino Real, Suite 105

Houston, TX 77058

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Children's and Youth Services (P30)

Other Youth Development N.E.C. (O99)

Other Mental Health, Crisis Intervention N.E.C. (F99)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

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Results: 2015-2016 School Year

Districts served: 2 (Dickinson and Clear Creek ISD)
Campuses served: 14 (6 Dickinson ISD, 9 Clear Creek ISD,)
Case Managed Students: 1,345
Others served: 14,533

Of the 1,345 case management students served in 2015-2016:
98% of potential dropout stayed in school
91% of students were promoted to the next grade
97% of seniors graduated on time

Programs

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Service Areas

Self-reported

Texas

Serving students from kindergarten through 12th grade, Communities In Schools – Bay Area has dropout prevention programs at 6 Dickinson and 9 Clear Creek Independent School District campuses.



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COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS - BAY AREA INC
Fiscal year: Sep 01-Aug 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS BAY AREA INC

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Dr. Peter C Wuenschel

BIO

Dr. Wuenschel is the Executive Director of Communities In Schools - Bay Area and has been employed with the organization since 1995.

Dr. Wuenschel has a PhD and a Master of Social Work from the University of Houston – Graduate School of Social Work and received his Bachelor's degree in Sociology from the University of Tulsa.


Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Carol Latimer

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