St. Matthew's School

Tel: (757)420-2455
Grades: PK-8 | 568 students
Empowering leaders one faith-filled day at a time.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported call for specifics
Year Founded 1963
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011

Student Body

Total Students 568 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Matthew's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 21 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Updated tuition available on school web site


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Martial Arts, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
GolfMartial Arts,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Classes (add'l to curriculum), Band, Boys Scouts, Chess Club, Chinese Class, Drama Club, Elementary Chorus, Forensics Team, Girls Scouts, God's Helpers, Lego League, Middle School Chorus, Student Council Band, Boys Scouts, Chess Club, Chinese Class, Drama Club, Forensics Team, Girls Scouts, God's Helpers, Lego League, Art Classes (add'l to curriculum),
Elementary Chorus,
Middle School Chorus,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • 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.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed St. Matthew's School also viewed these schools: Courthouse Montessori School, Greenbrier Christian Academy, Oaktree Academy, ICW Baptist Church School and Kings Grant Day School.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Virginia Beach
    Grades: NS-5 | 55 students
    6.8 miles
    1305 Windmill Point Crescent
    Virginia Beach, VA 23453
  • Chesapeake
    Grades: PK-12 | 640 students
    6 miles
    311 Kempsville Rd
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Virginia Beach
    Oaktree Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: KG-12 | 178 students
    3.1 miles
    817 Kempsville Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23464
  • Chesapeake
    Grades: K-12 | 55 students
    4.7 miles
    1200 Kempsville Road
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Virginia Beach
    Grades: PK-5 | 120 students
    8 miles
    873 Little Neck Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23452

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
October 20, 2016
Among the many forms which you must complete when applying to private school is something called The Candidate Statement. Here's what it is involved in preparing this document.
October 19, 2016
Making your job application easy to read will help your application make the first cut.
October 18, 2016
Submit your employment application the way a Swiss watch craftsman builds a watch. With precision and accuracy.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average acceptance rate in Virginia Beach, VA is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).