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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

Readers Week 2020

Readers Week is next week (March 2- March 6th) and we have several exciting events planned!

5th Grade Girls Junior Warriors

Please come out and support our 5th Grade Girls Junior Warriors in their Playoff game tonight - Friday, February 28th at 7pm @ Minnie Lovie Recreation Center!

Best of the Best Nominations

Bay Area Parent is currently accepting nominations for their annual "Best of the Best" ballot. Nominations run until Tuesday, March 31st!

6th Grade Used Book Sale

Thanks to everyone who participated in the 6th Grade Class Used Book Sale! We received many generous book donations and were able to organize a very successful fundraiser.

Spread the Love!

Please bring jars of peanut butter & jelly by Friday, March 13th. Thank you to the 3rd Grade class for organizing this Lenten Service Project!

Scholastic Book Fair

Our annual Scholastic Book Fair will be open from Monday, March 2nd - Wednesday, March 4th during school hours (and half an hour past dismissal) in Goode Hall as part of our Reader's Week celebration.

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Upcoming Events

Fall 2020 MicroSoccer Registration Opens
Date: 2/28/2020
Fall 2020 SF Youth Soccer Registration Opens
Date: 2/28/2020
5th Grade Girls Junior Warriors Playoff Game
Date: 2/28/2020, 7 PM
Location: Minni Lovie Recreation Center
Off to the Races

Date: 2/29/2020
2:00PM Dismissal
Date: 3/2/2020
Pajama Day/National Read Across America Day
Date: 3/2/2020
Readers Week
Date: 3/2/2020
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