James B. McPherson Elementary School
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News and Announcements

  • Contingency Plan Overview for Families

    Contingency Plan Overview for Famil...

    As CPS and Mayor Lightfoot’s Office work toward fair contract agreements with our teachers and school
    support staff, we have plans i...
  • James B. McPherson Walkathon

    James B. McPherson Walkathon

    Walk Around for Better Sound
  • GoCPS

    GoCPS

    The 2020-21 GoCPS application period is NOW open until 12/06/2019
    School Application Process
  • Common Threads News 2019

    Common Threads News 2019

    Over the past 6 years, we have developed such a wonderful partnership with Common Threads that they have made McPherson a Flagship Scho...
  • Welcome to our website!

    Welcome to our website!

    Please take a moment to look around. We hope that you find it fun and informative.
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Our Mission

...is to create college and career ready individuals through the integration of a varied and rigorous curriculum with emphasis in literacy, mathematics and the sciences supported by researched based strategies.

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Video Highlights

Our School at a Glance

McPherson,
where ALL can SUCCEED!

Featured Albums

  • Cover photo of the Student Life at McPherson album

    Student Life at McPherson

  • Cover photo of the Take A Look Inside album

    Take A Look Inside

  • McPherson
    at a Glance
  • Level1

    School
    Rating

  • PK,K-8

    Grade
    Levels

  • 689

    Students
    Enrolled

  • 96%

    Student
    Attendance