St Matthew School

795 Havens Corners Rd
Gahanna, OH 43230-0432
Tel: (614)471-4930
Grades: K-8 | 602 students
St Matthew School's mission is to enhance student learning in an environment that evokes the Catholic principles of love, respect, honesty, integrity and service to others.
Here students are educated in a Catholic environment that strives to bring each child to his or her full potential.
The fundamental teachings of Christ assist students in achieving excellence in their religious, academic, physical, social, and emotional development.
Students are encouraged to develop self-discipline and accept responsibility for their actions.
Students are encouraged to live their Catholic faith through service to others.
Teachers use discipline in a manner that reflects the Catholic principles of respect for oneself and one’s fellow human beings.
Teachers instruct in a nurturing, caring and compassionate fashion.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 602 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St Matthew School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Eagle Academy Of Columbus (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shepherd Christian School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Shepherd Christian School (0.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gahanna
    Shepherd Christian School
    (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: PK-5 | 133 students
    0.9 miles
    425 S Hamilton Rd
    Gahanna, OH 43230
  • Gahanna
    Gahanna KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    520 Morrison Rd.
    Gahanna, OH 43230
  • Columbus
    Grades: 6-12 | 19 students
    1.6 miles
    3643 Olde Ridenour Rd
    Columbus, OH 43230
  • Gahanna
    Gahanna Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-12 | 440 students
    1.6 miles
    817 N Hamilton Rd
    Gahanna, OH 43230
  • Gahanna
    North Stygler KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.9 miles
    139 North Stygler Rd.
    Gahanna, OH 43230

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