St Matthew School

1307 Lincolnshire Dr
Champaign, IL 61821-0618
Tel: (217)359-4114
Grades: K-8 | 414 students
The mission of Saint Matthew Catholic School, which it receives in trust from the Church and, in particular, the Bishop of the Church of Peoria, is to provide an authentically Catholic, Christ-centered education for the whole child by modeling Christian values and virtues, by teaching a balanced curriculum, and giving pupils the opportunity to grow in their understanding and loving commitment to the Catholic way of life, as it has been received from sacred tradition and authentically interpreted by the Church's Magisterium.
St. Matthew School strives to be an educational community of pupils, parents, faculty, staff, and priests, committed to seeking truth and virtue in an atmosphere characterized by joy in learning, respect for individuals, and emphasis on a vibrant, loving community living out the sacraments of faith, hope and charity.
We strive to maintain the highest standards in all relevant fields.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 414 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Matthew School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Pavilion Foundation School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Next Generation School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Devonshire KinderCare (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Champaign
    Devonshire KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 49 students
    1 miles
    410 Devonshire Dr.
    Champaign, IL 61820
  • Champaign
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    1201 West WIndsor Rd.
    Champaign, IL 61821
  • Champaign
    Grades: K-8 | 265 students
    1.1 miles
    2521 Galen Drive
    Champaign, IL 61821
  • Champaign
    St. John Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 187 students
    1.1 miles
    509 S Mattis Ave
    Champaign, IL 61821
  • Champaign
    Chesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 43 students
    1.4 miles
    2001 S Oak St Ste A
    Champaign, IL 61820

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