Mount Carmel Area School District
Name Position Representative
Mrs. Donna James President Pennsylvania School Board Association Rep., Northumberland Area Vocational-Technical School Representative
Mr. James Britt Vice President Northumberland Area Vocational-Technical School Representative
Mrs. Jessica Delaney Secretary  
Mr. Joseph Zanella Treasurer 
Atty. Edward Greco Solicitor  
Mr. William Brecker   Central Susquehanna Intermediate Rep. 
Mr. Anthony Mazzatesta    
Mr. Brian Shurock    
Mr. Michael Venna
Mr. Edward Zack  

Mount Carmel Area School District Board Policies

  

Educational Community

   The Mount Carmel Area School District is located in rural Northumberland County, PA. It serves a community population of approximately 12,000 people, including Mount Carmel Borough, Mount Carmel Township, Kulpmont Borough, and Marion Heights Borough. The district is classified as a poor and rural community. Approximately 56% of the student population is classified as economically disadvantaged. Mount Carmel Area is considered a blue collar community with a high population of senior citizens. Mount Carmel Area Jr. Sr. High School is composed of approximately 700 students and the Mount Carmel Area Elementary School is composed of approximately 850 students.

    The Mount Carmel Area School District is governed by the Mount Carmel Area School District Board of Directors. The Board consists of nine members who are elected for three to four year terms. Terms are staggered so that no more than five members are elected every two years. The attorney for the Board and the Board's external auditor are employed on a part-time basis to meet the legal and auditing responsibilities of the Board. The chief executive officer of the school system is the superintendent who is appointed by the Board.

News and Events

Wed. Jan. 16th

Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Bloomsburg @ 6:00  pm – Mount Carmel Area High School, 600 W 5th St, Mt Carmel

Thurs. Jan 17th

Varsity Basketball vs Benton @ 6:00 pm, Mount Carmel Area High School, 600 W 5th St, Mt Carmel

Ski Club Trip @ 2:30 pm, Montage Mountain Resorts, 1000 Montage Mountain Rd, Scranton, PA 18507

School Board Meeting @ 8:00 pm

Fri. Jan 18

APL Training #1, Shamokin Area Middle/High School

NMS Honors Band Concert @ 7:00 pm, Danville

Sat. Jan 19

Varsity Wrestling Dual Meet Tournament @ 9:00 am, Berwick High School, 1100 Fowler Ave, Berwick, PA 18603

Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Southern @ 6:00 pm, Southern Columbia High School

Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Southern @ 7:30 pm, Southern Columbia High School

Sun. Jan. 20th

  • Elementary Wrestling vs. Panther Valley @ 1:00 pm, Mount Carmel Area High School, 600 W 5th St, Mt Carmel

Mon. Jan 21st

Junior High Boys Basketball vs. Southern Columbia @ 5:30 pm, Mount Carmel Area Elementary School, 630 W 5th St, Mt Carmel

Martin Luther King Jr. Day – schools closed