About Cicero East
Cicero East Elementary School was built in the year 1913 by architect GW Ashby. Ashby designed a number of schools throughout Cicero, Berwyn and Stickney. The school was originally named Cicero School, before the construction of Cicero West Elementary School.
Cicero East currently serves grades 4-6 and has an approximate student population of 900 students.
The school mascot is Thunder the Wolf. At Cicero East school, all students are WOLF TOUGH.
We have GRIT and are unafraid of a challenge.
We PERSEVERE through tough problems.
We are RESILIENT and learn from our mistakes.
We are PASSIONATE and take care of our Wolf Pack.
The mission of Cicero East is to provide a positive learning environment in which our staff, parents, students and community promote academic excellence and personal well-being.
Mission and Vision
The mission of Cicero East School is to provide a positive learning environment in which our staff, parents, students and community promote academic excellence and personal well-being.
Cicero East collaborates to inspire every student to become a self-motivated lifelong learner who maximizes his or her abilities to be a productive citizen in society. Cicero East is invested in the future.
Cicero East Fun Facts
1. Cicero West Eagles were renamed Cicero East Wolves.
2. Cicero East's past mascot was the Chief.
3. In 100 years, Cicero East has had less than 15 principals.
illinois report card
The Illinois Report Card is an annual report released by the Illinois State Board of Education that shows how the state, and each school and district, are progressing on a wide range of educational goals. The Report Card offers a complete picture of student and school performance in order to inform and empower families and communities as they support their local schools.
There are three versions of the Illinois Report Card for the state, schools, and districts. The first version is the Classic Report Card. This is a static, printable, PDF version of the official Report Card. The second version is the Illinois Interactive Report Card of IIRC. This version is web-based, intuitive, and allows for users to view performance comparisons between school and districts, review trend data, and break data into subcategories. The third version is the At-a-Glance report, which is a two-page downloadable document containing a more graphic representation of key Report Card data elements.
In 2021-2022, Cicero East was designated as a COMMENDABLE SCHOOL which is classified as a school that has no underperforming student groups, a graduation rate greater than 67%, and whose performance is not in the top 10%, of schools statewide.
To view all versions of Cicero East's Report Card please CLICK HERE
The 5Essentials were developed by the University of Chicago Urban Education Institute, in partnership with Chicago Public Schools. Past research has shown that schools strong on at least three of the five essentials are 10 times more likely to improve student learning than schools weak on three or more of the five essentials.
For 2022, Cicero East Elementary School is well-organized for improvement. To view more detailed results from the survey please click HERE