Keeping Kids in School and Out of Court

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Keeping Kids in School and Out of Court (KKIS) was an initiative launched by Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye in 2014 to encourage court-community based solutions addressing the issues of chronic absenteeism, truancy, and school discipline policies. 

KKIS Update January 19, 2017
The Chief Justice introduces the work of the initiative, and KKIS leaders present. View video | Report




Initiated by Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, the KKIS Steering Committee is comprised of judges, educators mental health practioners, and others invested in growing this statewide effort.

The Chief Justice on Truancy & School Discipline

Why Are California Schools Suspending More Students Than They Graduate?

Video Courtesy of Health Happens Here, The California Endowment.