St Matthew Catholic School

Tel: (785)235-2188
  • St. Matthew Early school is part of the mission of St. Matthew Catholic Church and to the community in which it lives.
  • It is licensed by the Kansas State Department of Health and Environment, and is administered by the Director, the Pastor of St. Matthew, and the St. Matthew Preschool Council.
  • We believe that every person is a unique creation and has a right to be treated with dignity.
  • We consistently treat every member of every family with whom we come in contact with love and respect.
  • We strive to teach children loving and caring ways to interact with one another.
  • The purpose of St. Matthew Early school Program is to provide a secure and safe environment as well as a loving and stimulating atmosphere in which children can grow socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically, and spiritually through developmentally age-appropriate practices.
  • We recognize that children learn though play, and we strive to create a climate that encourages exploration, experimentation, and creativity.
  • Special attention is given to fostering a positive self-concept in each child through creative and structured learning opportunities.
  • Children go on field trips so they may learn through hands-on experiences.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 176 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St Matthew Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

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