James B. Farnsworth Elementary School

At Farnsworth, we believe in high expectations for all stakeholders. In our safe and nurturing environment, we are committed to providing an inclusive education with rigorous, differentiated instruction designed to engage all learners. We envision our students to be physically and emotionally healthy lifelong learners who are college and career ready.

Our school aspires to provide strong instructional programs and high quality teaching that promotes interest in life-long learning.

Students, Families, Staff and Community - We are all a Team at Farnsworth!


Students will continue to learn at home to begin the second quarter.

For more information, please visit: https://www.cps.edu/school-reopening-2020/


Farnsworth Updates

Our Student Council has planned a Virtual Spirit Week for next week. Get the details here!

Find out more about Farnsworth PTA.

Google Classroom Parent Guide

Looking for information and tips on using Google Classroom? Find out more.


CPS Student Rights & Responsibilities

CPS revised the Student Rights & Responsibilities in 2020. Find out more.

Healthy CPS

The Children and Family Benefits Unit of the Office of Student Health and Wellness can help you apply for low cost or free health insurance (Medicaid) and SNAP at no cost.

Find out more! / Manage your case online!