Our Mission

The UCF Center for Community Schools serves as a comprehensive resource by providing technical assistance, consultation, training, assessment and evaluation for the development of high-quality community schools.

Our Vision

The UCF Center for Community Schools is internationally recognized as the premier resource for community school advancement. By sharing our expertise in developing and sustaining partnerships, we empower schools and communities to build environments for students to realize their greatest potential.


Network News, Spring 2018


Community Partnership Schools™ Model

In the News

There’s An Illegal Market For An Opioid Addiction Medication. Is That Such A Bad Thing?

There’s An Illegal Market For An Opioid Addiction Medication. Is That Such A Bad Thing?

Months in prison didn’t rid Daryl of his addiction to opioids. “Before I left the parking lot of the prison, ...

How Food Insecurity May Harm 5-Year-Olds

How Food Insecurity May Harm 5-Year-Olds

When families don’t know where their next meal will come from, it can be especially hard on young children. A ...

UCF Study Shows Benefits, Challenges of Lunch Programs for Elderly

UCF Study Shows Benefits, Challenges of Lunch Programs for Elderly

Doctoral students Faisal Mohamidi and Safiya Prysmakova UPDATE: Watch a UCF Knightly News segment about the study – Feb. 2, 2018 Eating ...

Featured Story

We Need to Talk about Mental Illness

The number of people privately dealing with mental health issues will stun you. It’s why alumni Brandon and Michi Marshall ...
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