News & Announcements

Congratulations to our 2020-2021 CJF Student Council!

Student Council

Veronica Morales & Gerardo Oliva
Vice President:
Dylan Vasquez
Isabella Bulte
Lisa Tellez

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We are now accepting VPK Registrations for the 2021-2022 school year!

The last day to register is February 25, 2021.
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Principal’s Message

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Welcome to Dr. Carlos J. Finlay Elementary (CJF), Home of the Skeeters! CJF is a school of excellence which provides our students with a cutting-edge, Bilingual/Dual-Language Curriculum. Our parents, families, and the community are integral to our school’s…

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Congratulations to our 2020-2021 Teachers of the Year!

Teacher of the Year
Lynda García

Rookie Teacher of the Year 
Amy Giner

Top Skeeters of the Month - January 2021

Mario Echeverri Marleni Lapadula Rosa Rubio-Pardo

Upcoming Events

all-day United Way Student Campaign
United Way Student Campaign
Feb 1 – Feb 26 all-day
United Way Student Campaign
United Way Pass Parent Letter – English United Way Pass Parent Letter- Spanish United Way Calendar February 2021

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Do the Right Thing District Winner
Andrea De Francisco
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Science Fair
1st Place & District Silver Award
Santiago Escoto

Science Fair
2nd Place & District Silver Award
Arianna Castro

Science Fair
3rd Place
Higinio Corral-Saravia

Science Fair
Honorable Mention &
District Bronze Award
Maria Camacho