Student Success Stories

Meet Isiah

Due to turmoil in his home life, Isiah was getting into fights at school, and his grades were suffering. Then his CIS Specialist, Ashley Cephas, began providing academic and social/emotional support. Isiah’s grades are improving, and he’s becoming a leader in the classroom!
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Meet Ursula

Ursula works a part-time job to support her 2 y.o. son. She was struggling to keep up with the demands of parenthood and school. Then she met her JNCG Specialist who helped her get back on track!
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Meet Shanyia

Due to stress in her home life, Shanyia had a hard time staying focused in class and had academic & behavioral issues. Thankfully, CIS Student Support Specialist Nicole Boone realized Shanyia’s potential. Nicole helped Shanyia channel her emotions in positive ways, focus on remote learning, and stay on track to graduate.
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Meet Elijah

Elijah, a senior in Cabarrus County, was struggling with his grades and attendance. Then, he joined CISNC’s Jobs for North Carolina’s Graduates program, graduated high school and is on track to pursue his dream career as a mechanic!
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Meet Jacklyn

Thanks to the mindfulness tips and social/emotional support she’s receiving though CISNC, Jacklyn is learning impulse control, and she’s also working on getting her assignments done on time each week.
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