News and Events
Friday Flash December 8, 2017 Early Christmas Present – SMS received an early Christmas present from Judge Bray and the Beazley Foundation! In last Friday’s mail, we received a $20,000 grant check to offset the costs for our Window Replacement Project that was completed over the summer. The Beazley Foundation has been an angel full of blessings […]
Congratulations to the SMS Eaglebots Robotics team. They went to the First Lego League DC regional tournament at Norview High School on November 9th. This robotics competition was themed hydro dynamics and included three parts. First a robot design and programing challenge where the students ran programs on a mission table head to head with other […]
Alumni Accomplishment In 12 of the last 15 years, a student from St. Matthew’s has been either the Valedictorian or Salutatorian from Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School. 2003 – Katie Daniels, Salutatorian 2005 – Lawrence McDermott, Salutatorian 2006 – Katrina Fernandez, Valedictorian 2007 – Matthew Davis, Salutatorian 2008 – William Hoey, Valedictorian 2009 – Caitlin […]
At the Fleet Reserve Association Essay Contest awards ceremony held on February 15th, one of our 8th graders and two of our 7th Graders walked away winners! Among essays submitted from schools all over Hampton Roads, Patrick Zanti placed 1st among all 8th grade essays submitted. Vanessa Huynh placed 1st and Nadia Evancho placed 3rd […]
What an amazing season both the Boys and Girls Cross Country teams had this year! On Wednesday, Oct. 19th, they competed in the Championship Meet at Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School. Even in the heat of the day, our girls rocked the course and brought in a third place finish for our team. Hailey R. […]
Mr. Goldberg received this letter, via email, on Sunday from our 2014 alumna, Cora Raniowski. 26 August 2016 Dear Mr. Goldberg, My name is Cora Raniowski and I am a 2014 graduate of Saint Matthews School. Recently I have been honored to be acknowledged for being a Leader, Mentor, Coach, Role Model, and an ambassador […]
The Tidewater Catholic Golf League Champions (TCGL) are the 2016 SMS Eagles. This is our 4th straight TCGL Championship. Xander Goboy is the TCGL MVP. See below for the names of the players for last Fridays tournament. Riley T. Xander G. Joshua E. Noah S. Tim L. Nathan T. Noah B. Xavier V. Matthew E. Head Coach: […]
Congratulations to Patrick West and Ryan Remias who were just named Valedictorian and Salutatorian of the class of 2016 at Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School. Patrick will be attending Notre Dame and Ryan will be attending UVA! In 11 of the last 14 years, a student from St. Matthew’s has been either the Valedictorian or Salutatorian from Bishop […]
Congratulations to the SMS Forensics team (Jonathan, Eli, Janelle, Amanda, Megan, Maria, Vegas, Josh, Eric, Seth, Nadia, Grace, & Lucas) for their outstanding performance at this weekend’s tournament! SMS took home 11 out of 24 possible trophies! Serious Drama: 1st Place–Grace R. 2nd Place–Lucas Y. Declamation: 1st Place–Maria R. Impromptu: 2nd Place–Nadia E. Prose: 2nd […]
St. Matthew’s makes its mark again! Five of eight SMS teams went up against 52 other teams competing at this years Senior Division Great Computer Challenge held at Old Dominion University. Awards include 3 first places, 1 third place, and 1 Honorable Mention in such categories as: Desktop Presentations (Sadelle Schmitz & Nikolas Gonzales-Reyes), Desktop […]
At the Fleet Reserve Association Essay Contest awards ceremony held on February 17th, two of our 8th graders walked away winners! Among essays submitted from schools all over Hampton Roads, Lana Casingal placed 1st and Danielle Lilly placed 2nd among all 8th grade essays submitted. Lana was also recognized as the Regional 8th grade winner! […]
The financial aid application is now available for the 2016-2017 school year. Please visit our website at http://smsvb.net/admissions/financial-assistance/ to apply. The deadline for submitting an application for financial aid is March 1, 2016. You only need to fill out one financial aid application to be considered for aid by the Diocese and St. Matthew’s.
Congratulations to three of our 2012 graduates. Philip Speri signed with the Naval Academy and will swim. Nick Stokes signed with West Point and will play football. Chelsea Chesney signed with Methodist University in Fayetteville to play soccer. Your SMS family is very proud of you!
Given the uncertainty of driving conditions tomorrow morning, I am rescheduling our open house to next Sunday, January 31st from 9am-12pm. The St. Matthew’s Catholic School Open House is scheduled for Sunday, January 31st from 9:00-Noon. All are invited to come for a tour. This will be the first chance for new families to pre-register for […]
Three seventh grade SMS students recently swept the competition in a citywide essay contest titled “What Freedom Means to Me” sponsored by the VFW post in Oceanview. 1st place – Keya Turkiewicz 2nd place – Stephen Rosenkranz 3rd place – Josh Getz They will be honored at a ceremony in the spring with certificates and […]