Welcome to St. Finn Barr Catholic School
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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

Sunnyside Neighborhood Association Halloween Block Party & Carnival!

Sunnyside Neighborhood Association Halloween Block Party & Carnival! Fun for all ages! Food, games, haunted house and prizes!

Sunday, October 26th from 1:30pm-4:00pm
Save the Date for SFB's 5th Annual Walk-a-thon!

Save the Date for SFB's 5th Annual Walk-a-thon! "Shamrock Shuffle" will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the School of the Arts (SOTA) from 10:30am-2:00pm.
A Helping Hand

A Helping Hand An important letter from our Executive Parent Board Chair
September Cooking Class Recipe: Zucchini Brownies

September Cooking Class Recipe: Zucchini Brownies Our first recipe of the year!
FEAST OF ST. FINN BARR MASS & FESTIVAL!

FEAST OF ST. FINN BARR MASS & FESTIVAL! Sunday, September 28th. Join us for Family Mass at 10:00AM and stay for a FUN afternoon of live music, Fire Engine BBQ, carnival style games & booths, international food and more! Sign up to volunteer here!
Updated! Sept. 19th FALL ENRICHMENT SCHEDULE

Updated! Sept. 19th FALL ENRICHMENT SCHEDULE We are proud to offer a variety of during and after-school enrichment opportunities for our students. Lookout for new programs, including Soccer Shots, Engineering for Kids, and Dance! Scroll to the end for copies of relevant fliers.
St. Finn Barr Welcomes Engineering for Kids to Enrichment Program

St. Finn Barr Welcomes Engineering for Kids to Enrichment Program Inspiring the next generation of engineers!
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Upcoming Events

No School - CSJ Formation
Date: 10/20/2014
Giants Spirit Day!

Date: 10/21/2014
P.E.
Date: 10/22/2014
P.E.
Date: 10/24/2014
10am Family Mass

Date: 10/26/2014, 10 AM 11 AM
Location: St. Finn Barr Church
Men's Club Pancake Breakfast

Date: 10/26/2014, 11 AM 1 PM
Location: Goode Hall
Sunnyside Neighborhood Association Halloween Carnival

Date: 10/26/2014, 1:30 PM 4 PM
Location: 400 Block of Edna St.
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