Grades: PK - 8 | 399 students
The mission of Saint Matthias School in Ridgewood, Queens, is to empower our students, through formal education, to reach the fullness of their potential as children made in God's image, and to encourage them to direct their talents toward the building of a more just society.
The school community of St. Matthias provides a loving and caring environment in which families from diverse cultures can grow in their love of Christ and each other without discrimination in our administration policies or educational programs.
The St. Matthias faculty believes service is sharing of time, resources, and energy for God and community.
We enable, encourage, and challenge our students to serve as Jesus did.
We commit ourselves to academic excellence, which fosters the intellectual development of faculty and students.
Rooted in our faith we enable our students to live out their Christian values in an ever-changing world.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - 8|
|Total Students||399 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||22 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||21 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(dress code can be found on school website)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Please contact the school for any financial information at 718-381-8003|
|Admissions Director||Ms. G. Riccobene|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||12 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||After School Program, Band, Boy Scouts, Boys/Girls Sports Clubs, Children's Choir, Cinema Club, Fingers in Motion (Piano), Girl Scouts, Lego, Media Club, Poetry, Tutoring Programs Band, Boy Scouts, Cinema Club, Girl Scouts, Lego, Media Club, Poetry, After School Program,
Boys/Girls Sports Clubs,
Fingers in Motion (Piano),
- School Location Miles Grades Students
Middle VillageGrades: K-9 | 616 students
6121 71st St
Middle Village, NY 11379
RidgewoodGrades: PK-8 | 294 students
61st St & Bleecker St
Ridgewood, NY 11385
BrooklynGrades: PK-8 | 254 students
438 Grove St
Brooklyn, NY 11237
Middle VillageGrades: PK-8 | 317 students
6610 80th Street
Middle Village, NY 11379
BrooklynGrades: K-9 | 229 students
751 Knickerbocker Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
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