3950 Byrd Street
San Diego, CA 92154
Phone: 619-690-1334
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After School Programs
Breakfast & Lunch Program
Language Program
Sports Programs



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Our school offers some great programs to help foster your child's education as well as social skills.  We strive to incorporate programs that will assist your child's positive growth, both now and for their future.


Academic Opportunities

GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) - The District is committed to enhancing the intellectual development of our students by providing opportunities for increased student learning. In addition to extension opportunities within the general education classroom, GATE students participate in dedicated extra curricular lessons and activities on an almost weekly basis. Click here to learn more about our District's GATE structure.

After School Programs

The South Bay Family YMCA conducts the STRETCH Program here at our school. This free program provides structured after school activities, including sports clinics, arts and crafts, cooperative games, weekly challenges, and traditional playground games for 1st - 6th grade students.

Please remember:

  • STRETCH is not a daycare and children may sign themselves in and out
  • Registration for STRETCH must be submitted by parents
  • Students must be picked up promptly after STRETCH is over for the day

   STRETCH Hours at our school:

Monday - Thursday 2:15 - 6:00 pm (3:45 hrs)
Friday 1:00 - 6:00 pm (5 hrs)


Breakfast & Lunch Program

The Chula Vista Elementary School District takes part in the National School Lunch and Breakfast Program. Meals are served every school day. At Finney School, all students, including Kindergarteners, are eligible to receive breakfast and lunch at no cost.

Breakfast and Lunch menu

The cafeteria is open on all school days, including minimum days.  Breakfast is offered in the cafeteria each morning starting at 7:20 AM.  Each student is issued a meal card that will be recorded each time the child eats breakfast or lunch.  

Any questions or comments about the program please call Child Nutrition Services, Monday - Friday, from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM at 425-9600, extension 1400.


Education Code 221.9 Compliance

Each school year the district is required to post the enrollment by gender within each school and the number of students participating in athletics. If you would like to discuss the athletic opportunities offered at the school site, please contact the principal.

​2015-2016 School Year​Female​Male​Total
​School Enrollment​202​198​400
​Girls Basketball​TBD​TBD​TBD


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