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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

Breakfast with Santa

Last weekend, we celebrated the Second Sunday of Advent with a beautiful Confirmation Enrollment/Family Mass, followed by our traditional Pancake Breakfast with Santa (hosted by the St. Finn Barr Men's Club).

Middle School Winter Dance

The Nutcracker Winter Dance will take place on Friday, December 13th in the afternoon. Snacks and sweets will be provided. See flyer for details!

Annual SFFD Toy Drive

Help a child in need this holiday season! Please bring donations of new, unwrapped toys to school anytime between Wednesday, December 4th - Friday, December 20th.

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Upcoming Events

P.E. Day
Date: 12/11/2019
Hot Lunch: Tostada
Date: 12/12/2019
Trimester 1 Award Ceremony
Date: 12/12/2019
Location: Morning Assembly
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Prayer Service
Date: 12/12/2019, 9:30 AM
Middle School Winter Dance
Date: 12/13/2019
P.E. Day
Date: 12/13/2019
Music Matters Performance: Ghiradelli Christmas
Date: 12/14/2019, 12 PM 1 PM
Location: Ghiradelli Square Main Plaza
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