Matthias Academy 

12603 224th Ave

Benet Lake, Wisconsin 53102

The Academy is on the gorgeous grounds of St. Benedict's Abbey, which is located on the shores of Benet Lake, close to the Illinois/Wisconsin border.


What is MA?

Matthias Academy is a nonprofit adult day program in southeast Wisconsin. Matthias Academy serves adults with mild to severe disabilities, specialized medical needs, behaviors and mild to severe autism from Illinois and Wisconsin. 
Matthias Academy provides a student centered program for adults to learn, work, and socialize. Classes are offered in several areas of study, such as Health and Wellness, Culinary Arts, Meteorology, Fashion and Design, Marketing, Communication and Digital Media, Horticulture, Accounting and Business Management, all tailored to individual learning levels. Adults have the opportunity to work within the gift shop, bakery and bike shop of Matthias Academy and in the prep parts of those community inviting stores. We highly encourage the involvement of the surrounding community to come into our facility to shop and visit, we also encourage the involvement of local schools and local colleges to volunteer and help!  Times of recreation and leisure are be guided, exercise and mobility are be required multiple times daily to maintain health and wellness. Independence is strongly encouraged and parent and student guided goals are be carried out throughout daily operations.
Matthias Academy is approved by the IRS as a 501c3 tax deductible charity. #82-5324304