St. Matthew Lutheran, Walled Lake, MI provides an academically excellent, Christ-centered education, serving Preschool through 8th grade students.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 181 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,869
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Matthew Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1957

Student Body

Total Students
181 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
47%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
St. Matthew Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
17 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(no jeans. specific chapel day attire required)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
contact school for info
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Julie Lancaster

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Destination Imagination, Ski Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir

School Notes

  • At St. Matthew Lutheran School, our motto is:  Together in Christ: Learning, Growing, Serving.  To accomplish this task, our dedicated faculty and staff are committed to providing a quality Christ-centered education to the students entrusted into our care. To help ensure that effective learning can take place, we have established a safe and nuturing environment where God's love, guidance, and grace permeate throughtout our facility.  
  • At St. Matthew, we strive to give our students and our Lord our best efforts.  We are passionate about helping each child gorw to develop and become the young disciple that God intends for him/her to be.  Utilizing current technology and instructional methodolgies , we are able to challenge our students to become innovative 21st century learners.
  • Schedule a tour and observe for yourself what makes us unique.
Profile last updated: 07/21/2021

School Reviews

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We love St. Matthew School, the teachers, the staff, the principal. . I can't imagine sending our children anywhere else. Their learning isn't limited to science, math, reading, etc. They are learning about Jesus and learning how important and wonderful it is to serve and love others. It is our daughter's final year at St. Matt's. It's bittersweet to know that she'll be leaving the safety and comfort of a place that all three of our kids love so much but knowing that she's prepared to enter high school equipped with the tools to make good choices and share with others what's she has learned at St. Matthew.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 181 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,869
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Oakland County, MI is $11,790 for elementary schools and $15,121 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Oakland County, MI is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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