St Matthew School Fair
Join us for the St. Matthew School Fair Family Fall Festival on October 12, 13 and 14. For more than 40 years, St. Matthew the Apostle School in River Ridge has been hosting a fall family festival in October for students, faculty, families and parishioners.
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What To Expect
There will be music rides and much more. The Festival calls together all members of the parish family to celebrate community, provide family-oriented entertainment, and promote parish projects. The objectives of the festival committee are to plan and execute the festival in such a way as to ensure a family atmosphere and generate revenue to fund parish projects.
About St. Matthew the Apostle School
St. Matthew the Apostle School is a Roman Catholic parochial elementary school located in River Ridge, Louisiana servicing students from pre-kindergarten through the seventh grade. Formerly of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish of Kenner, Louisiana, the school was established in 1960 to provide a quality; Catholic based education for the children of the growing rural area of unincorporated Jefferson Parish known as “Little Farms.” Since its inception, the school has been a vital force in shaping not only River Ridge, but also the surrounding communities helping to develop the gifts and abilities of their children. The Louisiana Department of Education, Archdiocese of New Orleans, as well as SACS/CASI accredit St. Matthew the Apostle. The school also has the distinction of being socially respected, academically outstanding, and deeply rooted in its drive to connect students to their Catholic faith.