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Everyone matters here

Excellence. Equity. Innovation. CICS Lloyd Bond promotes positive moral and social values, fosters an atmosphere of self-discipline in a safe learning environment, and maximizes individual productivity to meet the needs of a changing global society. And provides a positive, safe, joyful and collaborative environment for kids to thrive.


Students develop the tools and skills necessary to achieve academic excellence.


The approach and curriculum is affirming and ensures that all students have access to a quality education.


We utilize culturally responsive teaching by supporting teachers in becoming no-nonsense nurturers.


We strive for academic, social and physical excellence by providing a quality and challenging curriculum.

We take pride in our school culture and value that our campus has a tight-knit community.

We are a campus that measures our students' success.

This system helps students measure what they feel a successful day is. This system feeds school-wide culture every day, taking time to recognize scholars' ability to be great.

We offer ELA, Fine Arts and STEM courses.

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. Kindergartners must be 5 years old by September 1st.

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