The school is situated on attractively landscaped by tall trees approximately 19 kilometers from Dar es Salaam city centre. St Matthew's Secondary School is full registered under the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training of Tanzania. The school offers secondary education for both O level (Form I to Form IV) and A level (Form V to Form VI). The school has facilities necessary to enhance learning environment for students at both levels: The school has highly qualified, experienced and competent teaching staff, conducive learning and teaching environment; well-equipped library; science laboratory; play grounds. Currently the school has a total number of about 2500 students, 102 highly motivated teachers and 150 non-teaching staff.