MISSION AND VISION

CICS Loomis-Longwood, is part of the Chicago International Charter School (CICS) network.

CICS, founded in 1997, is one of Illinois’ largest charter networks with two decades of experience managing a diverse portfolio of innovative public charter schools. Our vibrant network of diverse Chicago charter schools enables students to thrive every day, puts them on a path to success in college and life, and empowers entrepreneurial educators to pursue excellence through innovation.

CICS educates more than 8,000 students in grades K-12 who travel from 56 different Chicago neighborhoods to attend one of its 13 campuses.

CICS Loomis-Longwood will provide students with the necessary tools and skills needed to develop superior levels of achievement. We strive for academic, social and physical excellence by providing a quality and challenging curriculum. We promote positive moral and social values, foster an atmosphere of self-discipline in a safe learning environment, and maximize individual productivity to meet the needs of a changing global society.