St. Matthew’s inspires intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning in children from Pre-K through 8th Grade. Our core values - academic excellence, service to others, respect for diversity, and a compassionate community - are woven into the fabric of our program.
Guided by our Episcopal values, St. Matthew’s welcomes families from all backgrounds and fosters thoughtful, compassionate citizens of the world.
St. Matthew’s is located on a beautiful two-acre campus in downtown San Mateo. State-of-the-art classrooms, laboratories, and athletic facilities complement an outstanding faculty committed to providing exceptional instruction for each student through differentiation and best educational practices.
Graduates of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Day School develop thoughtful leadership skills, academic confidence, admirable character, and are well prepared for the highly selective independent, boarding, parochial and public high schools they choose to attend.
Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Council for Spiritual and Ethical Education (CSEE)
Educational Records Bureau (ERB) National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)