Katherine Finchy Elementary School, located in Palm Springs, Calif., is a public school that provides academic services to more than 600 students in kindergarten through grade five. The school has a staff of over 30 full-time certified teachers that provides classes in computer technology, language arts, special education, foreign languages, English, math, science and social studies. Katherine Finchy Elementary School has a school site council and parent-faculty group that sponsor various fundraising events and activities. It organizes a variety of cocurricular programs, such as back-to-school nights, field trips, and family reading and math nights. Established in 1951, Katherine Finchy Elementary School is affiliated with the Palm Springs Unified School District, which operates more than 15 educational institutions.