Chicago International Charter School is committed to putting children first. CICS operates schools with the firm belief that all children can learn and deserve access to a great school. Our outcomes demonstrate that this is not just a belief but a fact. Placing children first, we are committed to greatness, and focused on ensuring all of our students have the skills for college and beyond.
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Who We Are
Our Vision is to operate the highest academic performing K-12 continuum of schools in the districts we serve, eradicating the achievement gap and providing graduates with the academic and psychosocial skills required to be successful in a competitive 4 year college or university. Our 9,200 students, 550 teachers, and 16 campuses are all Committed to Greatness.
8 "Days Made Better"
We are so excited to announce that 8 CICS teachers were recognized by OfficeMax's "A Day Made Better" program, on October 1st, 2013, for their outstanding contributions to their classrooms, schools, and communitites.
Each of the 8 recipients received a new chair and over $1000.00 in school supplies for their classroom.
For a list of 2013-204 High School Open House dates and times, click here.
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Have you ever been in a classroom where all students are engaged in collaborating and learning? Through the use of technology and game-like learning, teachers and students at CICS ChicagoQuest experience this every day.