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|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
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|Native English speaking teachers||
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
|Use of technology in the classroom||
Students in Kindergarten through 8th grades have weekly computer classes using Chromebooks and iPads. Students engage in activities designed to help them use the computer as an educational tool.
|School finish time||
SMS offers both before and after care options onsite for those families who require childcare before and after school.They are available on a drop-in basis as well as an ongoing basis. This flexibility allows parents to choose and pay for only the services they need.
Before Care: 6:30am-7:50am
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|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
In addition to athletics, St. Matthias School offers a number of extracurricular activities designed to enrich students’ educational experiences. SMS offers a wide
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
St. Matthias School is a Catholic, IB World school that is committed to welcoming everyone and to creating a love of lifelong learning in its students. SMS is dedicated to developing faith centered, service oriented, compassionate global citizens through a program of differentiated, interdisciplinary, and rigorous inquiry.
|Teaching approach of the school||
Every student is viewed as an individual, and teachers work diligently to pull out their strengths while addressing their weaknesses. Teachers follow an inquiry-based approach to teaching, allowing students to question, collect data, take charge of their learning, and become life-long learners.