St Matthew's C of E Nursery and Primary School



Welcome to St Matthew's Primary

Welcome to our website. I hope that it provides you with a picture of our school as an exciting, outward-looking school where academic attainment is very high and personal and moral development is carefully nurtured.

Within this Christian community, you will find children from different backgrounds, faiths and cultures working and playing harmoniously together. 


St Matthew’s tours for prospective children 2021/22

Prospective Parents 2021-2022

As we are unable to invite prospective parents to view our school at this time, we would like to invite you to watch the video below to take a virtual tour of our Nursery. Click on the links to read more about our Nursery and Reception classes via the blog links.




Admissions 2022-23


Children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 need to apply for a Reception place at a  primary school. Full guidance and an online application form can be found at If you are not a Merton resident please apply through your home local authority.

Please read through our admissions policy carefully here. If you are applying for a Foundation (Church) place , please complete the supplementary form here.

The deadline for online applications and supplementary forms is 15th January 2022. 

For more information on our school, please navigate your way around our school website.


Children born between 1st  April 2019 - 31st March 2020 can now apply for a Nursery place. St. Matthew's deals with its own admissions for nursery. Our nursery hours are 8.45 am to 11.45 am Monday to Friday, our admissions policy can be found here and our application form here.

We also offer extended nursery (Little Acorns) hours 11.45 am to 3.30 pm Monday to Thursday term time only.  Information and application form can be found here. The closing date is 1st March 2022.

Click here for NHS information and guidance about children returning to primary school