St. Matthew Catholic School

Tel: (615)662-4044
Grades: K-8 | 450 students
St. Matthew School is a parochial elementary school fully accredited by the Diocese of Nashville, The State of Tennessee and The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
St. Matthew Schools offers a strong academic program committed to excellence in the areas of religion, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, computer, art, music, physical education and health.
Expectations are high for all students to develop as readers, writers and thinkers as they grow in faith, knowledge and service to others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 450 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. Matthew Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,140
Tuition Notes Payment options include full payment, semi-annual payments or 12 monthly payments.
Admissions Director Charlene Garrett
Admissions Associate Michele Donnelly


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Chess Club, Children's Choir, Digital Storytelling, Dramatic Storytelling, Mathletes in Action, Science Club, Spanish Club, Spelling Bee, Student Council Art Club, Chess Club, Science Club, Spanish Club, Spelling Bee, Children's Choir,
Digital Storytelling,
Dramatic Storytelling,
Mathletes in Action,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • The curriculum at St. Matthew School is an integrated Christian program where fundamental communication skills are emphasized with a hands-on, minds-on, cyclical method of instruction. Students are taught patterned, logical, higher-level thinking processes throughout the disciplines of study. They are instructed to make observations, discern patterns, and apply knowledge through the scientific process of inquiry. Reading, writing, speaking, listening and logical thinking are emphasized daily.
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