The mission of CICS - Irving Park is to educate and nurture our children by fostering a safe and positive environment conducive to a high quality college preparatory education for all children. Each child will develop the confidence and academic skills to grow academically, socially, intellectually and morally into lifelong learners.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

NOT APPLICABLE

School Grades

K-8

# of Students

558

Governance

Charter ?

Faculty


John Kuebler
Director

J.W. Kuebler
Director

Hours


8:00 am-3:30 pm
School Hours
07:45 AM
Earliest Drop Off
3:30 pm-6:00 pm
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Train
Blue
Metra
Milwaukee District North (MD-N), Union Pacific Northwest (UP-NW)

Demographics ?


Asian
5.0%
Black
4.1%
Hispanic
72.9%
White
14.5%
Other
3.4%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
57.3%
Diverse Learners
11.6%
Limited English
27.8%
Mobility Rate ?
3.7%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

No

Refugee Services:

No

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2019-2020

2019 Profile Page Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
93rd
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
83rd
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Student Growth By Grade Level FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
82nd
4th
99th
5th
85th
6th
99th
7th
99th
8th
59th
All
93rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
67th
4th
94th
5th
91st
6th
84th
7th
97th
8th
34th
All
83rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
79th
3rd
75th
4th
89th
5th
53rd
6th
77th
7th
90th
8th
93rd
All
83rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
69th
3rd
64th
4th
72nd
5th
57th
6th
69th
7th
78th
8th
89th
All
74th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details WELL ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? VERY STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? NEUTRAL
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? VERY STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? VERY STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? NEUTRAL
Behavior and Discipline ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students --- --- 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension --- --- 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions --- --- 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 95.0% 95.2% 92.8%
Teacher attendance --- --- 94.7%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 92.6% 81.4%
Teachers 84.1% 78.5%
Parents --- ---

You can find more information about the measures used in this report on the CPS web site.

The State of Illinois Report Card for this school can be viewed at the State Report Card web site.

Program Application Requirements

There are no program application requirements available.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Kindergarten 
Creative
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Culinary Classes 
  • Film and Video 
  • Improv 
  • Mixed Media 
  • Photography 
  • Rock Band 
Health and Wellness
  • Common Threads 
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Parent and Community
  • Family Nights 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parenting Classes 
Scholastic
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Math Team 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Tennis 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Tennis 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Hip Hop Yoga 
  • Soccer 
  • Softball 
  • Tennis 
  • Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2019
School Quality Rating Report 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
FY18 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2018
FY17 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2017
FY16 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2016
FY15 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2015
FY14 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2014
FY13 Financial and Compliance Scorecard 2013
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2018
Asbestos Inspection Report 2019
Asbestos Inspection Report 2013
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2019
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2018
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2017
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2016
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2019
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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