Established in 1876
A Nationally Recognized Blue Ribbon School
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
Our Lady of Mount Carmel School is a Catholic elementary school proclaiming the message of Jesus Christ and integrating the magisterial teaching of scripture and tradition of the Church. Through prayer, example and instruction, students learn about the person of Jesus, worship as members of the faith community and offer service to the poor and needy. Our Lady of Mount Carmel School seeks to educate the whole child through its strong academic program and to enrich the total person through co-curricular and extracurricular activities. We strive to provide a quality education that will teach students to know, love and serve God and their neighbor.
Our students are encouraged by their participation in…
> Our vibrant religious education program that includes daily prayer and Scripture readings, instruction in our faith, rich sacramental preparation, monthly Mass, seasonal devotions, and extensive service opportunities.
> Our developmental full day Kindergarten program that focuses on math and reading readiness and the enhancement of social skills.
> Our rigorous academic program in Grades One through Eight that includes classes in math, language arts, science, and social studies.
We are proud of our…
> Dedicated, caring, and competent faculty
> Accreditation by Middle States Association of Colleges and Elementary Schools.
> Blessed Duns Scotus Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society and Service Club.
> Concert Band, Choir, and Chimes Ensemble
> Co-curricular activities in math, language arts, science and social studies.
> Christmas Program and Spring Concert.
> Annual family activity at each grade level.
> Cultural assemblies and field trips.
> Aramark Food Service.
Our active Home and School Association…
> Supports the partnership between parents and the members of our faculty and staff.
> Through the Executive Board, provides leadership for the many fund-raisers, volunteer opportunities, and spirit building activities of the membership.
> Invites volunteer parents to lend their services by planning events, assisting in the classroom, and participating in the fund-raising endeavors of the organization.
Please join us at one of our annual Open Houses for a tour of the school by a student ambassador and a question and answer session with the principal. Contact the school office or consult the website for the dates and times of these events which are held monthly from November through March.