CICS believes that true success means achieving excellence for every child every day, and despite demonstrated gains, we know that we aren’t there yet. As we celebrate 20 years of service to Chicago’s children and families, CICS is implementing an aggressive 3-Year Blueprint designed to:
This new blueprint will shift our organization’s structure, how we talk about and measure our work, and how we actively collaborate with partners within and outside of the charter school movement.
The blueprint establishes a clear pathway for CICS to become a consistently high-performing network of academically rigorous, pedagogically diverse, forward-thinking schools that help students thrive every day, putting them on a path to succeed in college and life. It sets a clear roadmap for what every student and family can expect from CICS, regardless of operator, leader, location or grade level.