Chicago International Charter School (CICS) is open to all students, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic status, or disability status. Students are assigned to our campuses via a fair, random lottery, which ensures all students have an equal opportunity to enroll at the campuses of their parents' or guardians' choosing. No tuition is required.
For more information, please see our FAQs section or call (312) 651-5000.
Students who apply after Elementary application deadline (March 22, 2019) will be added to the waitlist in the order it is received.
The High School lottery for 10th-12th occurred on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. Interested applicants for 2019-2020 can still apply and will be added to the waitlist in the order it is received. Families will be reached out as seats become available.
Round 1 Match offers released on Friday, March 29, 2019!
Chicago International Charter School
11 E. Adams St., Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60603
Applications received now will be added to the waitlist. Transfers are not a guarantee. The Transfer Waitlist closes on Friday, August 30, 2019.
If you are applying for a student who will be new to CICS you must fill out the new student application in the above sections.