2022-2023
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Welcome to Dr. Carlos J. Finlay Elementary School

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Principal's Message

Congratulations Skeeters! We are STEAM Gold for the 3rd year!

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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 success, and we take pride in cultivating positive relationships with all stakeholders.  CJF is “Simply the Best!” “¡Simplemente los Mejores!”...

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News and Announcements

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Keep Flu Out Of Our Schools

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How to Access the Family FAST Portal

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Ballot Referendum Renewal Information

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Schools to Close Due to Hurricane Ian

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Income Survey

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2022-2023 School Year
2021-2022 Teachers of the Year

Teacher of the Year
Ms. Monica Leganoa

Rookie Teacher of the Year 
Ms. Janessa Rosiak

Blooms of the Month
Alina Diaz
January 2023
Bianca Alonso
January 2023
Ivonne Gallardo
January 2023
Maria Escoto
January 2023
Dania Martin
January 2023
Solange Isaac
January 2023
Gabriela Sanchez
January 2023
Mari Del Castillo
November 2022
Gloria Mederos
November 2022
Maria Varela
November 2022

Johanna Matus
November 2022

Karla Wilson
November 2022

Nicole Ajuria
November 2022

Raul Zayas-Bazan
October 2022

Stella Tariche
October 2022

Vickie Rodriguez
October 2022

Marilyn Cruz
October 2022

Sonia Padron
October 2022

Bianca Alonso
September 2022

Desiree Bohorques
September 2022

Rebeca Espinosa
September 2022

Svetlana Forte
September 2022

Lazaro Gonzalez
September 2022

Josefina Llamazares
September 2022

Elena Octala
September 2022

Marie Orth-Sanchez
September 2022

Anna Flores - August 2022 Lynda Garcia - August 2022 Lauren Martin - August 2022 Laura Suarez - August 2022
Congratulations!

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