Applying to St. Matthew Catholic School

Admissions for St. Matthew Catholic School are handled by the Mecklenburg Area Catholic Schools (MACS) system. MACS represents all nine Catholic schools in the Greater Charlotte area. For more information on the application process, visit discovermacs.org or contact MACS Admissions at RDRuhle@charlottediocese.org or 704.370.3273.


Step One:

Schedule a tour to visit St. Matthew Catholic School with your family. You can do so by clicking here or calling the school directly at (704) 544-2070.

Step Two:

Visit the MACS website to download an application and to learn more about application guidelines, tuition assistance, after school enrichment program, summer camps and more. Applications are also available at the St. Matthew office, or you may download an application using the download application links on this page.

Step Three:

Submit a completed application with all supplementary documentation to:

Director of Admissions
Mecklenburg Area Catholic Schools (MACS)
1123 S. Church Street
Charlotte, NC 28203


Application Deadlines

Applications for enrollment will be accepted beginning January 1st.

  • Early admissions: January. Admissions decisions will be sent Mid-March.
  • Spring admissions: February. Admission decisions will be sent Mid-April.
  • General admissions: March until filled. Admission decisions will be sent five weeks later.