St. Matthew Lutheran School

  • St. Matthew's primary ministry is meeting the needs of children in the community through Christian education.
  • Our focus is to nurture, equip, encourage, and disciple children into a relationship with Christ.
  • As a sense of stewardship, we study and gain academic, social, and spiritual skills to better serve our community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1957

Student Body

Total Students52 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Matthew Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size13 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,900
Tuition Notes$2900 per student, discounts available FINANCIAL AID IS AVAILABLE Bison Scholarship accepted
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorChrissi Tucker; Administrative Assistant

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • At St. Matthew Lutheran School, our conference focused on developing conflict resolution and peacemaking skills. We enjoyed the topic and feel we learned much about a Biblical view of promoting peace within schools and congregations.
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    Grades: PK-12 | 98 students
    0.5 miles
    789 Gilmore Ave
    North Tonawanda, NY 14120
    (716) 433-1652
    0.5 PK-12
    98
  • Stella Niagara
    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students
    13.1 miles
    4421 Lower River Rd
    Stella Niagara, NY 14144
    (716) 754-4314
    13.1 PK-8
    171

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