Welcome to St. Finn Barr Catholic School...

Our Mission

St. Finn Barr Catholic School is dedicated to meeting the spiritual, academic, physical, and emotional needs of every child entrusted to its care. Our community embraces every child's potential to become an independent thinker, life long learner, and valuable member of a larger community who live Gospel values in the Catholic tradition.


Philosophy of St. Finn Barr Catholic School


St. Finn Barr Catholic School, recognizing the cultural diversity of its student body, has for its purpose the Catholic education of its youth. It emphasizes harmonious development of the spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, social, and emotional endowments of students in accordance with gospel values.


The faculty recognizes parents as the primary educators responsible for the education of their children and strives to support and compliment them in their roles. St. Finn Barr Catholic School remains committed to academic excellence and to continued representation of the ethnic, religious, and socio-economic diversity of the Bay Area. St. Finn Barr Catholic School endeavors to maintain and nurture a spirit of ecumenical kinship among students, parents, faculty, alumni, and friends in the community at large.


Steeped in the Catholic tradition, St. Finn Barr Catholic School accepts children regardless of ethnic, religious, or socio-economic background who can successfully contribute to the learning environment.


Dedicated to providing quality education in a safe and caring environment, students are drawn together by the commitment of their families and the staff of St. Finn Barr Catholic School to one another.


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School News

LiveScan Notice for 2015-2016 School Year

LiveScan Notice for 2015-2016 School Year ALL volunteers and chaperones will be required to complete LiveScan (fingerprinting) along with the online Shield the Vulnerable (STV) training course.
School Supplies and Summer Assignments!

School Supplies and Summer Assignments! We hope your summer is off to a wonderful start! School supply lists and summer assignments have now been posted.
SFB Summer Playdates!

SFB Summer Playdates! Mark your calendars! Please join us for these fun opportunities to meet and stay connected over the Summer months.

All are welcome!
Congratulations Graduates!

Congratulations Graduates! Congratulations to the St. Finn Barr Class of 2015!
5th Grade Field Trip to City Hall

5th Grade Field Trip to City Hall A wonderful opportunity for our 5th grade students to tour City Hall and learn about the responsibilities of our local government.
The Spring Edition of the Shamrock Gazette is Here!

The Spring Edition of the Shamrock Gazette is Here! Thank you to the members of the St. Finn Barr Journalism Club for their work in assembling our Spring Edition of the Gazette. Special thanks to our parent volunteer moderator Mr. Mike Saccone for his leadership and guidance.
SFFD Mom Visits 1st Grade Class

SFFD Mom Visits 1st Grade Class Laverne Maliga, mother to Jayden and member of the San Francisco Fire Department, visited the first grade classroom this week to share the ins-and-outs of her job with her son and his classmates.
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