3rd Quarter Honors 2014-15 Erin Go Bragh! 8th Grade shows "Sensitivity" in their spring musical Fr. Nick leads Lenten Penance Service for students National Junior Honor Society Induction My Hypothesis is...the Science Fair is a Hit! Ash Wednesday and Lent CYO Music Contest Art Contest Pastors for the Day Teachers and Staff beat 8th Grade in CSW Volleyball Game Promoting the Mental Well-Being of our Children St. Matthew continues its "A" rating from the Department of Education

Welcome to Saint Matthew Catholic School, a learning community based in love that is committed to embodying “The Warrior Way.”

Now enrolling for the 2015-16 School Year

(Hurry! Space in many classes is going fast!)

Learn more about “The Warrior Way” by clicking here.

We are proud to be a Catholic School accredited by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis and the State of Indiana through the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.  Our Catholic identity comes first and foremost, as best seen through our Pastor, Fr. Nick Dant, who is very supportive of our school’s mission of providing a quality Catholic education.

We also:


We also continue to be proud of our academic performance.

  • St. Matthew has once again earned an “A” grade from the Indiana Department of Education
  • Over 90% of St. Matthew Students continue to pass both the ISTEP Language Arts and ISTEP Math in Spring 2014
  • 100% of our 3rd grade passed the I-READ 3 test for reading ability, in both Spring 2012 and Spring 2013.
  • 78% of our entire 8th Grade passed the Algebra 1 ECA, a high school graduation exam in Spring 2013.


Enrollment for 2015-16 will begin in January.   Please see the enrollment tab above for more complete information.

St. Matthew School Calendar 2014-2015

St. Matthew School Calendar 2015-2016

Pre-Kindergarten Flyer 2014-15

Preschool 3′s Flyer 2014-15

PFA Nurse Volunteers Needed!

St. Matthew Student and Parent Handbook 2014-2015

School Uniform Information

Get Your SMS Spiritwear Here – New Vendor March 2014

Supply List 2014-15

Middle School Summer Reading List 2014

After-School Clubs – Spring 2015

Safe and Sacred



Here are some upcoming events at St. Matthew School:


Sunday, January 25-Friday-January 30

  • Catholic Schools Week Celebration

Friday, January 30

  • 8th Grade vs. Staff Volleyball Game   1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, February 11

  • PFA General Meeting- 6:30 p.m.

Friday, February 13

  • No School- Snow Make-up Day if necessary

Monday, February 16

  • Presidents’ Day
  • No School- Snow Make-up Day if necessary

Wednesday, February 18

  • Ash Wednesday- Mass 8:30 a.m.

Thursday, February 19

  • Science Fair- Middle School

Wednesday, February 25

  • 1 p.m. Dismissal- Staff Professional Development
  • Extended Care Available ($3 per child per hour)

Purchase your Happy Birthday message on the SMS sign!
Download the order form here.   Proceeds go to the 8th Grade trip to Washington, D.C.


Earn money towards your tuition as well as for St. Matthew by purchasing SCRIP gift cards for your regular shopping needs.  Download the SCRIP order form here, or for more information, click on SCRIP under the PFA tab at the top of this page..

Earn rewards for our school through your regular shopping!

Through various programs at popular retailers, you can earn rewards for St. Matthew.   Download the flyer for more information.


For health, physical education, and student fitness, Saint Matthew School is a partner school with Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at Saint Vincent.


St. Matthew Catholic School

Mission Statement

The community of St. Matthew Catholic School is dedicated to provide a faith-filled Catholic education that fosters the growth of the whole child.  Through developmentally appropriate academics, we facilitate social growth in a safe environment and inspire self-discipline, personal responsibility, and a concern for others in the world.


St. Matthew Catholic School | 4100 East 56th Street | Indianapolis, IN 46220 | 317-251-3997


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