Mount Carmel Area School District
Tornado Alley

Attention Parents and Guardians

If your child has any of the following symptoms, that indicates a possible illness that may decrease the student’s ability to learn and also put them at risk for spreading illness to others.  Please check your child daily for these symptoms.  Click to enlarge.

MCASD COVID-19 TRACKER

Mount Carmel Area School District will continue to communicate with our learning community using real time updated information concerning COVID 19 positive cases both within our school district buildings and in our local community.  Real time information can be found in the attached Google Doc moving forward. MCASD COVID TRACKER (Please access both tabs of the document)

Local Zip Code data can be found on the Pennsylvania Department of Health website: COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard. (Mount Carmel zip code data found on the 2nd tab of Google Doc listed above.)

The Mount Carmel Area School District will immediately communicate with families, students, teachers, and staff members if they could be possibly considered a close contact related to any COVID-19 positive incident.  As always, our school district will continue to work with our nursing department and the Pennsylvania Department of Health to provide the most up-to-date information as possible.

Student Achievement

Students manage assignments and grades
by logging in to the CSIU Student Information System.  Parents are required to do a one-time registration to gain access to all student assignments and grades on the CSIU Parent Portal.

Daily Attendance

Proceed to the form to record your daily attendance.

Form must be completed by all MCA (synchronous, or asynchronous) Virtual Learners in 7th to 12th grade daily between 12:01am and 11:59pm.

Reminder for in person students: You still must contact the attendance office at 570 339-1500 (ext 3134) if you will not be present on a particular school day. This call should be completed by 9am.

Virtual Lunch Pick-up

The following schedule will be available for students who choose the virtual option or are not present during certain Hybrid days.  Free lunch and breakfast is available for all children 18 and under. The pickup times and locations are as follows:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
 
Mt. Carmel HS Main Entrance 12:30 – 1:00pm
Mt. Carmel Elementary Cafeteria Lobby 1:15 – 1:45

Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

Accidents aren’t supposed to happen, but they do

Charter Cyber Costs - MCASD

In 2019-2020 our district paid $833,243.42 towards cyber education… read more

Safe2Say Something

Safe2Say Something is a youth violence prevention program run by the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General. The program teaches youth and adults how to recognize warning signs and signals, especially within social media, from individuals who may be a threat to themselves or others and to “say something” BEFORE it is too late. For more information about the program: https://www.safe2saypa.org/

How to Log-in to Teacher Websites

Log in to your school email account.  Your default password is your student ID number.  You are required to change it the first time you log in.  You can find the links and codes to your classes on the School Closure Resource Site  or you can contact your teacher to add/invite you directly.

MCA JRSR High School: Tips for Students to Navigate Google Classroom

MCA Elementary: http://www.mca.k12.pa.us/wp/mcaes/wp-conten

October 2020

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • OLOL VV@Panther Valley
  • OLOL VBS@Schuylkill Haven
  • JHF-Lewisburg
2
  • VGS-Bloomsburg
  • VFB-Hughesville
3
  • VGS@Hughesville
4
  • MCAEF@South Williamsport
5
  • OLOL VBS-Schuylkill Haven
6
  • VGS-Hughesville
  • OLOL VV @ Jim Thorpe
  • Family Forum - Open to all
  • VFB-Southern Columbia(Postponed)
7
  • OLOL VBS@Minersville
  • XC-Bloomsburg
8
  • VGS-Loyalsock
  • JHF@Selinsgrove
  • OLOL VV-Schuylkill Haven
9
10
  • OLOL VV-Williams Valley
  • VFB@Warrior Run(cancelled)
  • OLOL VBS@WIlliams Valley
  • VGS-Shamokin
11
  • MCAEF@Selinsgrove
12
  • No school students/Teacher In-Service
  • OLOL VV@Minersville
  • VGS@Southern Columbia
13
  • VGS@Warrior Run
  • OLOL VV@North Schuylkill
  • OLOL VBS-Nativity BVM
  • Band Parent Meeting
  • Band Parent Meeting
14
  • OLOL VV-Millersburg
15
  • VGS-Midd West
  • JHF@Danville
  • OLOL VBS@Tri-Valley
  • OLOL VV-Pine Grove
  • School Board Meeting
16
  • VGS@Bloomsburg
  • VFB-Central Columbia(cancelled)
17
  • XC@PHAC Invitational
18
  • MCAEF-Shikellamy
19
  • Staff Flu Shots
  • VGS-Selinsgrove
20
  • VGS-Milton
21
22
  • VGS@Montoursville
  • JHF-Central Columbia
23
  • VFB@Danville
24
25
  • MCAEF@Mifflinburg
26
  • Virtual Financial Aid Night
27
  • School Safety Meeting
  • PTA Meeting
28
  • Last Day 1st Marking Period
29
  • Act 80 -Students early dismissal
  • First Day 2nd Marking Period
  • XC@District Championships
  • JHF@Bloomsburg
  • JHGB@Shamokin
30
  • Elementary FB MIdd-West
  • VFB-Shamokin(cancelled)
31
Support the Mount Carmel Area School District through your tax deductible contribution to the Mount Carmel Area Education Foundation.  Donations can be in honor or in memory of someone and designated to any worthy cause to help bridge the gap between available funding and needs of the MCA students and staff.  Thank you for your support.
picture of a lunch plate

Tornado Buddy Bag Program

The Mount Carmel Area School District continues to spearhead a fundraising campaign in an attempt to help fund the “Tornado Buddy Bag” program for the 2020-2021 school year. Find out more information and how you can help MCA students succeed.

Donations to help support the program can made made to the Mount Carmel Area Education Foundation.

Proposed center display of bricks at Silver Bowl South End Zone
Purchase your brick or sign today!

The Mount Carmel Area School District has begun a Red Tornado Legacy Brick Project at the MCA Silver Bowl. All proceeds will go to the general upkeep of the stadium. The next order due date is May 1, 2020.
Contact the Jr./Sr. High Principal office for more information. Go Big Red!

Revitalize the Planetarium

The foundation has set a goal to raise the necessary funds to repair or replace the planetarium in the Mount Carmel Area High School.   If you would like to donate to the cause or any other of our current initiatives, you can do so on our donate page.  Please indicate for what project you would like your donation to be used.

Silver Bowl Turf Project

In the spring of 2019, Mount Carmel Area School District launched an unprecedented three-year fundraising initiative — to raise $ 1 million to restore and update Mount Carmel Area’s famed Silver Bowl Stadium. The main fundraising effort will go towards the installation of a new all-weather field.