Founded in 1917, St. Matthew's School is a Catholic educational institution that serves students in pre-kindergarten through grade eight. It teaches a variety of academic subjects. St. Matthew's School also offers educational classes in music, computer applications and foreign languages. The school provides after-school care services for children. It additionally hosts teacher conventions and conferences. It is operated by the Sisters of Mercy from the Sacred Heart Convent. In addition, St. Matthew's School employs a staff of computer instructors, language specialists and other educators.