CIS of Chesterfield works each day to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.  On-time graduation, academic achievement and a successful transition to work and/or higher education are our primary goals.

For more than 23 years, Communities In Schools (CIS) of Chesterfield has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for Chesterfield County students and families in need.  When it comes to making sure children get exactly what they need to succeed in school and in life.  We never give up! 

With comprehensive integrated student support services programs at six Chesterfield County schools - there are countless ways for individuals, faith communities, civic organizations and local businesses to get involved.

Communities In Schools of Chesterfield offers services in a manner that complies with all federal and state laws and regulations concerning discrimination, and operates by policy and practice without discrimination based on age, race, religion, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, economic status, disability, cultural heritage or national origin.

2015 Annual report


Positive Relationships


Students to Success

Jay Swedenborg

CIS Administrator

Our Mission

Meet THE oFFICE Team

Krista Artis

CIS Fiscal Tech

SAve the Date...  CIS of Chesterfield presents:  CIS fest

Kelly Elias

CIS Director of Development


for Success in school & in life

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  • Learn more about the Carver College and Career Academy
  • Learn more about our newest site, Falling Creek Middle School