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

SF Firefighters Toy Program

We are proud to team up every year with the San Francisco Firefighters to bring toys to children during the holiday season!

Christmas Eve Children's Mass at 5:00pm

Preparations are underway for this year's Christmas Eve Family Mass and we would like to extend an invitation to all students to participate in the readings, processional, choir and reenactment of the Nativity.

SFB Scrip Announcements + Raffle

Safeway gift cards are back! Also an opportunity to enroll on ShopWithScrip.com AND place an order ONLINE to receive an entry to win a $100 Gift card (Visa or your choice-TBD).

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Upcoming Events

Minimum Day - 12:30PM Dismissal
Date: 12/11/2017
Lunch: Hot Dog
Date: 12/12/2017
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Prayer Service
Date: 12/12/2017, 9:30 AM
Extended Care Closes at 5PM Today
Date: 12/14/2017
Lunch: Grilled Cheese
Date: 12/14/2017
St. Finn Barr Christmas Concert

Date: 12/14/2017, 6 PM
Location: Riordan High School Theater
Middle School Dance
Date: 12/15/2017, 1 PM
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