St. Matthew's School

Tel: (757)420-2455
Grades: PK - 8 | 555 students
We, the faculty and staff of St. Matthew's School, believe that the purpose of the school is to provide a Christ-centered environment in unison with the Family and community, which encourages a life-long pursuit of learning through spiritual, academic, and physical education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1964
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011

Student Body

Total Students 555 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Updated tuition available on school web site

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports BasketballCheeringCross CountryField HockeySoccer
Track and FieldVolleyball
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Boys Scouts, Elementary Chorus, Girls Scouts, Lego League, Middle School Chorus, Student Council Band, Boys Scouts, Girls Scouts, Lego League, Elementary Chorus,
Middle School Chorus,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fairview Baptist Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cornerstone Christian School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cornerstone Christian School (0.6 miles away)
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