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St. Matthew School

PHONE: (215) 333-3142 SCHOOL TYPE: Private Catholic GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-8 ENROLLMENT: 554

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Saint Matthew School is a parish elementary school staffed by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, who, along with their lay faculty and members of the extended school family, share the charism of joyful service with the community. We are dedicated to: Appreciating the individual needs of our students by designing a relevant academic curriculum; Offering each child support and respect by providing a safe, loving, and welcoming environment.

Points Of Pride

  • In Saint Matthew School, the Mission of Christ is central to all we do.
  • Saint Matthew School remains one of the largest Catholic elementary schools in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, recognizing 880+ students at current enrollment and over 10,000 alumni/alumnae in our esteemed history.
  • Saint Matthew School is recognized by the Archdiocese as a Philadelphia Great School with overall highest ratings in academics, safety, and attendance.

Admissions Policy

Must have a Catholic faith identity, baptism and sacraments at grade level. Must submit an enrollment application with a original birth certificate, baptismal certificate, current report card, testing results, immunization records and a non-refundable registration fee. Family and student must reside within parish boundaries or the boundary of identified neighboring parishes.

Accreditations and Honors

Accreditation through the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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