CICS Bucktown (K-8)


Campus Profile 

CICS Bucktown Callouts 

  • The mission at CICS Bucktown is to inspire and support each child’s physical, social, emotional, and academic learning for success at school and beyond using a personalized learning approach.
  • Named an 'Exceptional' School by the Northwest Evaluation Association 



Understanding Outcomes

  • The Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) measures the percent of individual students
    meeting and/or exceeding set growth targets based on normative data.
    • NWEA measures of 50-70% of students meeting their individual growth targets are considered above average
    • NWEA measures greater than 70% of students meeting their individual growth target are considered exemplary
  • Growth index measures the amount of points on NWEA’s scale in which a student or group
    is above or below typical growth.

Location and Contact

CICS Bucktown 

2235 N Hamilton Road 

Chicago, IL 


Phone: 1-773-645-3321

Director: Sarah O'Connell