1000 SE 28th Street, Topeka, KS 66605 • 785.235.2188

School Website: saintmatthews.org

Principal: Heather Huscher, huscherh@saintmatthews.org

Secretary: Jamie Rodriguez, rodriguezj@saintmatthews.org

Pastor: Fr. John Torrez,

On November 27, 1955, St. Matthew’s was officially organized. The first Mass was celebrated at the Assumption Church with Fr. Arthur J. Trompeter from Baileyville, KS serving as the first pastor. A duplex located at 2936 Indiana was purchased as the rectory and temporary office. The school was dedicated on August 24, 1958, with Archbishop Edward J. Hunkeler officiating at the happy occasion with an enrollment of 245.

Class Size: 21 students
Teacher-Student Ratio: 1 to 21
Enrollment: 190 Students in K thru 8th grade
School Hours: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Preschool: St. Matthew Early Learning Center, contact:
Melissa Meinhardt 233-1220