CICS CICS Ralph Ellison

Chicago International Charter School - Ralph Ellison Campus is a college preparatory high school making a difference in the lives of students on the South Side of Chicago. Over the four-year college preparatory experience, students develop the intellectual skills, the cultural competence, the belief in self, and the engagement in community necessary for success in school, college, the workplace, and life. The CICS network office is open M-F, 8am to 5pm. For more information please call (312) 651-5000.

A partnership of teachers, staff, families and community work together to create a motivating environment where all students are offered challenging and engaging learning opportunities that foster their understanding of themselves and the world. Our dedicated staff provides close support to students as they develop intellectually and personally, which produces student achievement and civic responsibility.


Ellison Secures the Schuler Scholar Program

The Schuler Scholar Program (SSP) was originally conceived as a vehicle for the Schuler Family Foundation to provide college scholarship assistance to bright, motivated high school students........ Read more






  • Mon 12 May

    Teacher Professional Development Day 4 May 12, 2014

  • Thu 15 May

    Fourth Quarter Progress Reports sent home

  • Mon 26 May

    Memorial Day May 26, 2014

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CICS Ralph Ellison
1817 West 80th Street
Chicago, IL 60620
(773) 478-4434