Welcome to William F. Finkl Academy

We are a proud neighborhood CPS school located in Pilsen. We service the community by providing a quality education for Pre-K-8th grade students. Our doors have been open since 1995.

News and Announcements

  • Our school day begins at 7:45 am and ends at 2:45 pm
  • Students should be ready to line-up to the classrooms at 7:40am.
  • Universal breakfast is served in the classrooms from 7:45-7:55am
  • All intercession/break assignments can be found by clicking on your child's teacher's name on the Staff page.

Upcoming Events 2014 - 2015

Have a wonderful and SAFE summer vacation!


Congratulations to the Class of 2015!





Heads Up

Finkl Tigers are Respectful, Responsible, Leaders! Earn your Finkl dollars!

Mission Statement

It is our mission to prepare our students to become literate, critical thinkers that are prepared for success in high school, college and careers. This will be accomplished by implementing a challenging curriculum aligned to the common core standards. We will foster academic growth and achievement using best instructional practices.


Principal- Abelino Quintero-aquintero@cps.edu

Assistant Principal- Bertha Arredondo- barredondo@cps.edu





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