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Admissions Process

Admission Steps


  • Complete online new student application

  • Upload or submit to office all required documentation prior to deadlines

  • Schedule a tour to learn more and visit our campus


  • Link will be sent to families to schedule assessment 

  • Student completes on campus assessment

  • PreK-1st assessments take 20-30 mins

  • 2-8th take 45-75 mins

Application Review

  • Once application, all required documents, assessment screening, and guardian meeting are submitted, our team begins reviewing the applications

  • Incomplete admissions files will not be reviewed

  • Decisions will not be made prior to published dates

Admissions Decisions

  • After a thorough review of the application portfolio, our team will make a decision regarding admissions

  • Decisions include rejected, waitlisted, or accepted

  • All decisions will be emailed to enrollment responsible party

Online Enrollment

  • Upon receipt of an acceptance email, families are invited to complete the online enrollment and pay registration fees

  • Registration fee must be submitted at time of enrollment

  • Offers for admissions may expire after 30-days

  • Complete the online enrollment, fee payment, and tuition payment plan through FACTS

Admission Dates



Applications due 2/14/24

Decisions released 3/1/24



Applications due 3/13/24

Decisions released 3/27/24



Applications due 4/17/24

Decisions released 5/3/24



Applications due 5/15/24

Decisions released 5/31/24

Last date to apply for an on-time start to the 2024-25 school year is July 31st, 2024.

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Step Up for Students

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St. Matthew's Catholic School accepts Step Up for Student Scholarships. These scholarships empower any family who is a resident in the state of Florida to qualify for a state-funded scholarship that covers most of private school tuition here at St. Matthew's Catholic School. We encourage ALL families to apply for this scholarship directly through Step Up's website, linked below.

Tuition & Fees 2024-25

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