Why finfinley elementary school??
Finley Elementary School welcomes our students and families to a fun-filled year of learning new concepts and skills. Our students develop and grow a great deal over the course of each year. It is wonderful to watch them as they expand their knowledge and learn new things!
What happened to principal Finley??
Mr. Finley stayed on as principal of Toaz through the 1954 school year. At that time he was elevated to assistant superintendent of schools and was named superintendent of schools in 1957, a position he held until his retirement on June 30, 1963.
What is the role of education at Findley??
At Findley Elementary, education is the platform for a hopeful future. We stand as One Team to dismantle systemic racism and address inequities within our school. It is our responsibility to provide opportunity to celebrate each other, to hear multiple perspectives, and to speak up for what is right.
Where is Mr Finley buried??
Mr. Finley passed away October 3, 1975. He is buried in the family plot at Pompton Plains Reform Church Cemetery in New Jersey. Since the school’s opening, Finley students have won every possible academic honor and the school has earned countless awards for excellence.