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CIS is best thing in middle school

A Shallotte Middle Schooler shares her feelings about CIS, “Communities In Schools is the best thing that has happened to me in Shallotte Middle School! The program has helped me feel smarter and have better grades.  It has been nice to have a success coach cheer me up when I feel down and to encourage me to never give up!”

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