Welcome to St. Finn Barr Catholic School...Happy Catholic Schools Week!

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

The Winter Edition of the Shamrock Gazette is Here!
Thank you to the members of our St. Finn Barr Journalism Club for their work in assembling our Winter Edition of the Gazette. Special thanks to our parent volunteer moderator Mr. Mike Saccone for his time and guidance.
Celebrate Catholic Schools Week With St. Finn Barr!

Celebrate Catholic Schools Week With St. Finn Barr! Check here for the schedule of events for this year's Catholic Schools Week: Communities of Faith, Knowledge, and Service.
Online Book Fair is Open!

Online Book Fair is Open! Shop at our online book fair January 18 - February 7. All items ship free to school AFTER the online fair has ended.
Save the Date! Off to the Races 2015

Save the Date! Off to the Races 2015 We are excited to present the Shamrock Derby & Auction on Saturday, February 7th from 6:00pm-10:00pm! Don't miss this fun night!
Annual Scholastic Book Fair!

Annual Scholastic Book Fair! Our annual Book Fair is just around the corner! We will kick off Catholic Schools Week on Sunday, January 25th with a Family Mass at 10AM followed by a reception, Open House and the Book Fair.
Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities Choice Lunch & Hot Lunch Help Needed!
Save the Date - Zydeco Dance!

Save the Date - Zydeco Dance! The 14th Annual Mardi Gras Zydeco Dance is on Saturday, January 31st from 8:00pm-12:00am and will feature the Zydeco Flames.
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Upcoming Events

Zydeco Dance

Date: 1/31/2015
Location: SFB Goode Hall
2:00PM Dismissal
Date: 2/2/2015
7th Grade - Yosemite
Date: 2/2/2015
Pasta
Date: 2/3/2015
P.E.
Date: 2/4/2015
Tostada/Quesadilla
Date: 2/5/2015
No School - Archdiocese Conference
Date: 2/6/2015
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