St Matthew Catholic School

1000 Se 28th St,
Topeka, KS, 66605-0666
Tel: (785)235-2188
St. Matthew Early school is part of the mission of St. Matthew Catholic Church and to the community in which it lives.
It is licensed by the Kansas State Department of Health and Environment, and is administered by the Director, the Pastor of St. Matthew, and the St. Matthew Preschool Council.
We believe that every person is a unique creation and has a right to be treated with dignity.
We consistently treat every member of every family with whom we come in contact with love and respect.
We strive to teach children loving and caring ways to interact with one another.
The purpose of St. Matthew Early school Program is to provide a secure and safe environment as well as a loving and stimulating atmosphere in which children can grow socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically, and spiritually through developmentally age-appropriate practices.
We recognize that children learn though play, and we strive to create a climate that encourages exploration, experimentation, and creativity.
Special attention is given to fostering a positive self-concept in each child through creative and structured learning opportunities.
Children go on field trips so they may learn through hands-on experiences.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 155 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 27%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St Matthew Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cair Paravel Latin School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennedy Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kennedy Academy (1.3 miles away)
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  • Topeka Kennedy Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    206 SE Lakewood Ct
    Topeka , KS , 66609
    (785)266-5150
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  88  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Topeka
    Mater Dei Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    934 Sw Clay St
    Topeka , KS , 66606
    (785)233-1727
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.6  mi  |  250  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Topeka
    Our Lady Of Guadalupe School
    (Roman Catholic)
    210 Ne Branner Street
    Topeka , KS , 66616
    (785)233-9171
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.8  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Topeka
    Cair Paravel Latin School
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    635 Sw Clay St
    Topeka , KS , 66606
    (785)232-3878
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    2.9  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Topeka
    Holy Family Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1725 Ne Seward Ave
    Topeka , KS , 66616
    (785)234-8980
    (Roman Catholic)
    3  mi  |  189  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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