St. Matthew Catholic School

The community of Saint Matthew Catholic School is dedicated to provide a faith-filled Catholic education that fosters the growth of the whole child. Through developmentally appropriate academics, we facilitate social growth in a safe environment and inspire self-discipline, personal responsibility, and a concern for others in the world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage- and mathematics-based support
Year Founded1958

Student Body

Total Students413 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St. Matthew Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size25 students
Advanced CoursesMiddle School Advanced Mathematics
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants with logo polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,140
Tuition NotesNon-parishioner, Catholic - $6455 Non-parishioner, Non-Catholic - $8650
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorRobin Sobolewski

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Elementary Mathematics Bowl, Elementary Spell Bowl, Middle School Science Fair, Middle School Speech Team, Middle School Spell Bowl, Middle School Spring Play

Club or Organization:
Academic Challenge @ Cathedral HS, Chess Club, Girl and Boy Scouts, Robotics Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Elementary Band and Choir, Middle School Band and Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
CYO Sports

School Notes

  • Families are encouraged to apply for enrollment early for the following year. Wait lists are possible for future years as well. Students transferring from out-of-area schools are considered on a rolling date.
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