Phone: 205-379-3000


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Jacqnaii Finkley


Mr Jacqnaii Finkley Principal Clay Elementary

Phone: 205-379-3000



Degrees and Certification:

Bachelor of Science (BS), Elementary Education, Miles College, December 1999

Master of Science (MS), Elementary Education, West Alabama, December 2007

Educational Administrative Add-on Certification, Samford University, December 2009

Educational Specialist (EdS), Instructional Leadership, Samford University, August 2012   



Principal, Clay Elementary School; July 2019 – Present

Assistant Principal, Clay Elementary; July 2015 – July 2019

Assistant Principal, Hueytown Middle School; July 2011 – July 2015

Assistant Principal (Interim), Hueytown High School; August 2010 – July 2011

Writing Coach, Hueytown Elementary School; August 2006 – August 2010

Elementary Teacher, Hillview Elementary School; August 2000 – August 2006

Sixth Grade Teacher, Banks Middle School, Birmingham City Schools; 1999 - 2000


Mr. Jacqnaii Finkley Ed.S


Clay Elementary


"Education is that whole system of human training within and without the school house walls, which molds and develops men." - W.E.B. DuBois