Mount Carmel Area "Big Red Band"
Think Big Dance Marathon Fundraiser
Anti-Drug Addiction Assembly - Richard F. Beierschmitt Auditorium
Mount Carmel Area Elementary School
Veterans Day Assembly 2019
Ultimate Frisbee Competitors
Red Tornado Cross Country 2019
Tornado Alley - Silverbowl
Mr. Dan Renno President   
Mr. Nevin BallietVice President
Mrs. Donna JamesSecretaryNorthumberland County Career & Technology Center Representative, PSBA Representative 
Mr. Edward ZackTreasurer 
Atty. Edward GrecoSolicitor 
Mr. Jose Gonzalo  
Mr. William BreckerCentral Susquehanna Intermediate Unit Representative 
Mr. James Britt
Mrs. Cheryl Latorre  
Mr. Robert MuldowneyNorthumberland County Career & Technology Center Representative

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

9-15-23 – The Mount Carmel Area School Board will be meeting in the Mount Carmel Area District Office on Thursday, September 21, starting at 7:00 pm.   Attendance is in person or the community can attend via this Zoom link.

9-12-23 – Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General – Meeting with students in grades 3-12

8-30-23 – The United Way has partnered with Bucknell University and Susquehanna University to offer K-12 virtual tutoring sessions available to students. Please see the flyer for contact information.

8-30-23 – This fall students in grades 6, 8, 10 and 12 will be taking the Pennsylvania Youth Survey known as “PAYS.” The survey is anonymous and confidential. A copy of the questions can be found at: Please review the attached and refer any questions to your school building principal or district office.

8-4-23 – MCA Learning Community Input on Cell Phone Usage

7-6-23 – Back to School 2023 Update

6-20-23 – CO-OP Education Opportunity

4-12- 23 – New Metal Detector and Student Safety Video