St. Matthew's Catholic School

If, then, you are looking for the way by which you should go,
take Christ, because He Himself is the way.

—St. Thomas Aquinas, Patron of Schools


Please call the School Office @ 752-6303 for additional information or to apply.

Montana Tax Credit Update

St. Matthew’s School has raised $208,510 from the Montana Tax Credit contributions for Student Scholarships and Tutoring. There currently is $459,000 left to be claimed.

Science Fair Judges Needed

St. Matthew’s School Science Fair will be held on Friday, March 1st, from 12 pm - 3 pm in the school gym. We are looking for judges who enjoy working with youth and no experience is necessary. A Lenten Lunch of fish and chips will be served at noon followed by a judge’s orientation at 12:30pm. Project judging will begin at 1 pm and end at 3 pm. If you would like to participate, please call 406-752-6303 ext. 228 and leave a brief message or email Thank you for supporting Catholic Education. Mrs. Trish Ridens, Middle School Science Teacher Science Fair Planning Committee.


In recognition of the quality of Catholic education at our school and our dedication to the students, the Western Catholic Educational Association granted our school accreditation through June 30, 2029.

Substitute Teachers

Substitute Teachers are always needed! Please stop in and join the list!

Blue & Gold Auction 2022

Thank You Sponsors!

  • AJ Coulter
  • Alpine Pacific Utilities
  • Army Navy of Kalispell & Whitefish
  • Atlas  Chiropractic
  • Beckman’s Real Estate
  • Bias Brewing
  • Bliven Law Firm,  P.C.
  • Celebrate
  • Chrome Chasers Fly Fishing
  • Ciao Interiors
  • Coca-Cola of Kalispell
  • Culligan
  • Daily Interlake
  • Empress
  • Falkor Defense
  • Flathead Electric
  • Glacier Distilling  Co.
  • Grizzly Bamboo Rods
  • H2 Orthodontics
  • Heaton Electric
  • James & Deanne Lehner
  • Jordahl & Sliter
  • Kelly Kirksey Photography
  • Knights of Columbus, Council 1328
  • L’Or Custom Jewelers,
  • Lazy K Ranch
  • Learned Realty
  • M & C Tire
  • Machine Guns Montana
  • Mann Mortgage
  • Mavericks
  • Mission Design Solutions
  • Montana 45
  • Montana Ace  Hardware
  • Montana Liquor & Wine
  • Montana Trolley  Company
  • Mountainside Weddings
  • Murdoch’s Ranch & Home
  • Murphy McMahon &  Co.
  • North Shore Farms
  • Northwest Parts & Equipment
  • Parkside Federal
  • Peter Pius, Thrivent
  • Pixelated, Photobooth  Gigs
  • Sacred Eats
  • Scott & Michelle  Hadwin
  • Snowline Acres
  • Sportsman & Ski Haus
  • Spotted Bear Spirits
  • Stephanie Sells Montana
  • Sunrift Beer Co.
  • The Kopper Kitchen
  • The Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena
  • TrailWest Bank
  • Two Bear Rescue
  • Vision Clinic
  • Whistling Andy Distillery
  • Whitefish Handcrafted in Montana

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Apply your mind to instruction and your ear to words of knowledge.

—Proverbs 23:12

The Benefits of Catholic Schools

  • The integration of faith with academic subjects, culture, and everyday life
  • The emphasis of living out the faith as missionary disciples
  • Catholic virtues and values and Catholic Social Teaching, which contribute to productive citizenship and responsible leadership
  • An environment that encourages and nurtures prayer and is safe, welcoming, and supportive for children
  • A favorable student to teacher ratio
  • High graduation and college attendance rates
  • Teacher commitment

What You can Expect from our School