St Matthew School

  • St. Matthew School is a living faith community founded on Christian principles by which we form the total person in Christ.
  • Complementing the family, our school provides an environment in which the child can grow spiritually, emotionally, physically, socially, and intellectually.
  • St. Matthew School strives to make learning relevant and prepare children to find Christ in our changing world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes

Student Body

Total Students534 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St Matthew School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Matthew School is a living faith community founded on Christian principles by which we form the total person in Christ.
  • Complementing the family, our school provides an environment in which the child can grow spiritually, emotionally, physically, socially, and intellectually.
  • St. Matthew School strives to make learning relevant and prepare children to find Christ in our changing world.

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  • Cedar Rapids
    Grades: 3-4 | 88 students
    3.3 miles
    215 21st Ave Sw
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
    (319) 362-1943
    3.3 3-4
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Our family loves St. Matthew School. We have found it to be a friendly, welcoming community where every child is important, valued and cared for. The teachers and staff are a living example of faith, respect and kindness. There is a strong commitment to the academic success of each child while still making it a fun-filled environment for learning and community building.
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The average private school tuition in Iowa is $3,670 for elementary schools and $9,203 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Iowa is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).