St Matthias Elementary School

  • Saint Matthias School is an integral part of the Catholic Community of Saint Matthias which is committed to continuing the mission and message of the love of Jesus Christ through its education ministry.
  • Saint Matthias School is a Catholic School dedicated to faith, caring and excellence.
  • In partnership with the family, Saint Matthias School encourages the children to grow as worthwhile members of the Christian community.
  • Believing that the key to successful performance and behavior is self-esteem, we are committed to developing strength of character, decision-making skills, and a mature sense of civic and Christian responsibility.
  • We at Saint Matthias School, strive to witness by speech, action, and attitudes the doctrines and moral standards of the Roman Catholic Church.
  • Prayer is a daily experience, either creative or traditional. Faculty and staff, principal, pastor, and parents complement each other with their unique gifts and talents.
  • The Saint Matthias Community guides the children toward a personal relationship with the Lord as Father and Friend —a Lord who loves and forgives.
  • Saint Matthias School strives to instill a sense of wonder, enthusiasm, and respect for learning.
  • Children are introduced to ideas and experiences logically in an ever widening and challenging program.

Top Placements

St Matthias Elementary School places among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students510 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade St Matthias Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Somerset
    Grades: NS-8 | 268 students
    1.8 miles
    152 Cedar Grove Lane
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)356-5400
    1.8 NS-8
    268
  • Eatontown
    Grades: NS-12 | 705 students
    25.9 miles
    235 Hope Road
    Eatontown, NJ 07724
    (732)542-4777
    25.9 NS-12
    705
  • Edison
    St Matthew School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 205 students
    5.6 miles
    100 Seymour Ave
    Edison, NJ 08817
    (732)985-6633
    5.6 PK-8
    205
  • Somerville
    Grades: PK-8 | 460 students
    8 miles
    41 Mountain Ave
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908)725-6516
    8 PK-8
    460
  • Basking Ridge
    Grades: K-12 | 1129 students
    9 miles
    131 Martinsville Road
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908)647-6419
    9 K-12
    1129

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The average private school tuition in New Jersey is $9,336 for elementary schools and $18,452 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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