Welcome to Mathews Elementary School

Mathews Elementary is an award-winning, small, downtown school with an outstanding staff, and the most diverse elementary student body in Austin, Texas. Our mission is to educate children with positive attitudes, academic foundations, and a lifelong love of learning. We educate the world!

Recent News

Solar Eclipse – Monday, August 21

Eclipse time! Mathews has ordered the NASA-approved glasses so the kids will watch the eclipse at Mathews on Monday, August 21 during the 1st day of School!  


Welcome Back to School!

Order Your School Supplies for Next Year

2017 – 2018 Mathews K-6 School Supplies Lists Available

Attention Mathews Parents and Students – This year’s school supplies lists for grades K-6 are now available!  Click the image or link below to download your PDF and beat the back to school rush!  School Supplies 2017-2018    


Mathews Elementary Time Capsule Project

Extremely Limited Photo Opportunity! Help fund the Mathews Elementary Time Capsule Project Get a ONE-OF-A-KIND portrait of your business, family, friends or employees shot by professional photographer Jessica Klima for inclusion into the Mathews Time Capsule.  You’ll also get a printed copy to keep.  Professional photographer Jessica Klima will take the portrait at your place of […]


Mathews is Turning 100!!

*Parking will be difficult, please plan to walk, bike, carpool or rideshare to this can’t-miss event! All are welcome to celebrate our Downtown, One of a Kind, Award Winning, Nationally Recognized, International PUBLIC Elementary School. Please tell your friends & alumni to join us for CAKE! And also a whimsical and fun “History of Mathews” […]