B - Educational

Operation Xcel

Recognizing the need to prepare children differently for success in the 21st century, Operation Xcel provides future-focused after-school, summer, and mentorship programs. We promote academic development and character growth through individual and target-based objectives, with a focus on individual development and achievement.

Saints of The Classroom, Inc.

1) To improve the lives and classrooms of America’s teachers, by elevating teachers and the teaching profession in the United States to a higher level of respect, appreciation, and support. 2) To acknowledge and celebrate those individuals across America who have chosen to be teachers. 3) To inspire young people, especially those approaching college age, to (re)consider teaching and education as a preferred, desirable career choice.

Communities In Schools of High Point, Inc.

The mission of Communities In Schools is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.

By bringing caring adults into the schools to address children’s unmet needs, CIS provides the link between educators and the community. The result: teachers are free to teach, and students – many in jeopardy of dropping out – have the opportunity to focus on learning.

For over 30 years, Communities In Schools has worked to ensure that every child needs and deserves these “Five Basics”: