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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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Students: 197 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,115
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-7
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Personalized Learning Lab Academic Support Program
Year Founded
1947

Student Body

Total Students
197 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. Matthew's Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
18 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniforms required)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition includes technology, science lab, art, field trip, and school supply fees.

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

Extracurriculars

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

Arts and Music Programs:
Choristers

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Students: 197 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,115
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $7,145 for elementary schools and $8,615 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).

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