Tacoma Public Library E-Books & Pathways Program Any Tacoma resident with a library card can access Tacoma Public Library resources, and all Tacoma Public School students are eligible for a library card through the Pathways program, a partnership between TPS and TPL. There are instructions on how to access this resource on the Pathways Partnership […]

Each year, millions of people around the world give back to nonprofits on Giving Tuesday.  For all of us who will be donating to help local charities sustain their programs and services, please consider giving to Communities In Schools of Tacoma. Your gift will provide students with the support they need to stay in school and […]

“The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.”  We absolutely saw the greatness in this community during our annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive! Stuff the Bus campaign aims to provide a backpack stuffed full of supplies to children who need them so they are prepared […]

Our annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive is going on now! This year, we hope to provide South Tacoma students with all of the supplies they need to be successful in school, starting on day one. According to the Huntington National Bank’s Backpack Index, school supply costs have nearly doubled over the past ten […]

With 186 champions from 2017, our pre-school literacy program is ready to set new records again for the 2018-2019 school year! Free registration for our family reading incentive program is open for children between the ages of 3 and Pre-K who will be in the Tacoma Public School system. This includes readers who have not […]

Communities In Schools of Tacoma strives to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. One way we measure our success is by how many of our students stay in school and graduate on time. This year, we had a number of amazing graduates, and we […]

Stuff The Bus 2018 Report Our annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive is going on now! This year, we hope to supply South Tacoma students with all of the supplies they need to be successful in school, starting on day one. According to the Huntington National Bank’s Backpack Index, school supply costs have nearly […]