St. Finn Barr School

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419 Hearst Ave

San Francisco, CA 94112

(415) 333-1800

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 220

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

22 Parent Reviews for St. Finn Barr School

Love this school! I went here for 9 years and now I have both my kids now attending here. The staff here are great and it's like one big family here!

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

St. Finn Barr school is a hidden gem. After touring several elementary schools in San Francisco, my husband and I were overwhelmingly impressed with St. Finn Barr school and knew right away that it was the right place for our son. From the moment we walked in, it was abundantly clear that this is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

I was determine to find the best school for my daughter. So there we were in the hallway when a young, smart looking lady walks up to us and says HI! I am Mele the schools principle, She was full of energy , answered all of our questions, it was obvious that she was happy, excited and most of all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

This is our first year at St. Finn Barr and we love it! The principal is dynamic and filled with lots of enthusiasm and energy that builds a great school community. The teachers do a fabulous job of teaching and are in regular communication with parents about the concepts being learned in the classroom. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/26/12

After a rough 6th grade year at a public middle school, we needed to find a better situation for our son, and we found it: St. Finn Barr Catholic School. The principal is dedicated, dynamic, and approachable. She welcomed us to the school and treated our son s concerns seriously and kindly. The teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/05/12

Last minute I had to find a school for my daughter entering kindergarten, because she did not get into my sons school nor any of the other San Francisco public schools. I called St. Finn Barr, which was due to start the new school year the next day, and they were able to get her enrolled that day. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/16/11

We have been at the school for several years now, but I felt compelled to write this review after attending our annual Christmas fair on Dec 2nd. It was honestly the cutest thing I have ever seen (straight out of the kid's pageant in the movie "love actually"). But then with our links to "linda's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/06/11

This is a great school!!!! We have a son and daughter at the school and both are thriving. The academic standard is high. In a test our son took at UCSF he tested at 5th grade math and English - he is in 3rd grade! The teachers are great, the parents are fun and supportive. Our new principal is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/11

This school is a fantastic gem! It has excellent experienced teachers, a strong energetic principal, and high quality academics with small classroom sizes, laptop computers, Spanish everyday, and hands on science in middle school. The community is warm and welcoming with a very dedicated and active parent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/11

Come visit St. Finn Barr. It's funny reading these reviews as the positives resonate with our experience and the negatives actually refer to people who are no longer working at the school. We were attracted because we wanted foreign language instruction for our son and St. Finn Barr offers Spanish ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/02/11

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San Francisco schools — St. Finn Barr School is located at 419 Hearst Ave, San Francisco CA 94112. 419 Hearst Ave is in the 94112 ZIP code in San Francisco, CA St. Finn Barr School is a Private school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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