Mission & Vision

CICS Lloyd Bond, 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 14 campuses.

CICS Lloyd Bond 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.