St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School

St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School is a coed Episcopal Day School, serving students in grades Pre-K through 8th grade.
The School is dedicated to nurturing the heart, mind, and spirit of each of its students.
We are proud of the academic success of our students, but even more so, of the habits of mind they are learning and demonstrating each day.
Having your children attend St. Matthew's is a family commitment to providing the best possible education.
It involves a desire to put learning first, experience new things and become involved.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 297 students
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Support specialist for mild learning differences
Year Founded
1953

Student Body

Total Students
297 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
41%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
16 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform khaki pants and polo )

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Need-based financial assistance is available.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Tish Scola
Admissions Associate
Roxy Nielsen

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Recreational Athletic Programs:
All St. Matthew's students take courses in Music, and Drama. Jr. and Sr. Choirs are offered from 3rd to 8th grades. Student and Faculty led club activities are designed into the weekly schedule. Enrichment courses such as Chess, Clubs - Programs - Athletics, Internation, Studio Art

School Notes

  • Children must be four years old by September 1 for our Pre-K program. Children must be five years old by September 1 for our Kindergarten program.
Profile last updated: 07/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 297 students
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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