Blog Category: General Info

Take care of yourself and read

April 21, 2020
Category: General Info

During this time of isolation and social distancing, it’s more important than ever to read. Did you know that reading can reduce stress in both children and adults? It’s good...

A Time To Read

March 17, 2020
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On Thursday, March 12, Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued a mandate to close all Michigan schools grades K-12 through April 5 to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Spring Break is the following week...

Tribute to Moses L. Walker

January 21, 2020
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There are community pillars and there are community pillars. On Thursday, January 16, 2020, Kalamazoo lost one of its grandest, Moses L. Walker. In reflecting on the amazing life of...

Sweating the Small Stuff

October 22, 2019
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CIS Site Coordinators sweat the big and small stuff to make sure kids are connected to the resources and people they need to stay in school and succeed. Last week,...