St. Matthew's Episcopal School

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St. Matthew's Episcopal School is an elementary school offering a complete academic curriculum with excellence in education and a college preparatory environment as primary goals.
St. Matthew's Episcopal School directly involves each student in the pursuit of academic excellence while developing self-confidence and positive relationships with others.
The total environment-classroom, library, campus, and chapel-serves to reinforce both family values and the God-given dignity of each individual student.
St. Matthew's serves the child whose ability is average or above and who easily adapts to classroom routines.
The school maintains low teacher/pupil ratios and provides each child the opportunity to develop fully his or her own potential.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedPersonalized Learning Lab Academic Support Program
Year Founded1947

Student Body

Total Students197 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St. Matthew's Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,115
Tuition NotesTuition includes technology, science lab, art, field trip, and school supply fees.


Total Sports Offered1 sport
SportsCross CountryCross Country


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
4-H, Drama Club, Upper School Student Government

Arts and Music Programs:

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run
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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $5,831 for elementary schools and $8,443 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).