Mill Creek Middle School: Unleash The Brilliance Assembly

Unleash The Brilliance (UTB) is a community resource that Communities In Schools of Kent Site Coordinator Marit Murry brought in to Mill Creek Middle School. With them they bring the message: you too can succeed. They are a group of teens and young adults, who help spread an uplifting message with their real life stories. […]

Mentoring: Seattle Thunderbirds Mentoring at Neely O’Brien Elementary

For the last couple years, Communities In Schools of Kent has partnered with the Seattle Thunderbirds to provide mentoring to 10-15 fourth grade boys at Neely O’Brien Elementary.  This year we are fortunate to have 14 Thunderbirds players involved!  At one of the most recent sessions, the team brought their videographer and captured great footage […]

Kent Phoenix Academy: Student to sing at the Kent International Festival

Take a look at this video that features PQ Yang and her cousin singing at the Kent International Festival in June.  PQ Yang is one of our amazing mentees at the Kent Phoenix Academy, who you may remember from our fundraising breakfast in May.  She sang “Sky Scraper” by Demi Lovato and blew everyone away.  […]