Ms. Catherine Matthews

Phone: (803) 641-2470


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Science: History & Pol. Science Gifted and Talented Endorsed Tutoring: Wednesdays 3:10-3:40 *as needed

Ms. Catherine Matthews

 My name is Cathy Matthews and I teach 8th grade South Carolina History.  This is my 13th year at KMS. I am a graduate of Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina where I majored in History and Political Science.  I grew up in Edgefield County and have lived in Aiken since 1987. As a native of South Carolina, I am passionate about our state's history. I am also fascinated by all areas of United States and World History. I hope I can share my passion for history with you!
Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns. The best way to contact me is by e-mail. My address is If you would like for me to contact you via text or cell phone, please add the phone number in your e-mail.

Textbook policy:

Students will not be issued individual textbooks. There is a class set in my classroom. Students may also access the online book using the following information:          username & password: scmsh19


Homework policy: Students will be assigned homework on an “as needed” basis. Please sign up for my Remind messages to keep up with the latest information on assignments.

Remind App Information: please text 81010 and the code
@msmatadv8 for Advisory
@msmatsch8 for General classes
@msmatscha8 for Advanced classes
Rules & Expectations

Follow directions.

Be in your seat when class begins.

Raise your hand and wait to be called on.

Keep hands, feet, and objects to yourself.