Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Mount Carmel Area Educational Community to create a safe learning environment that nurtures the intellectual, social, emotional, and physical well-being of each child, promoting college and career readiness.

Vision Statement

The vision of the Mount Carmel Area School District is to continuously promote a school climate that encourages the involvement of students, parents, educators, staff, and community members.

The school community will work cooperatively to nurture lifelong learners who can adapt to an ever-changing global society.

This will be achieved through a continual review of our goals in conjunction with the PA Common Core Standards.

As a result, our achievements will foster an innovative instructional enviornment as we advance towards the demands of the 21st Century.

Shared Values

At Mount Carmel Area School District, we believe the following:

  • That quality education should be available to all students.
  • Students should be adequately prepared for an ever-changing society.
  • In independent thinking and action.
  • In responsible citizenship.
  • In collaborative partnerships.
  • In embracing diversity.
  • In maximizing student potential.
  • In a flexible and progressive education.The Mount Carmel Area School District envisions itself as a school that offers:
  • A comprehensive curricula which integrates the PA Academic Standards and Anchors.
  • Continual upgrading of technological resources for all students.
  • Informed data-driven decisions regarding curriculum, teaching strategies and learning.
  • Instruction by all highly qualified teachers.
  • Professional development that supports academic rigor and best teaching practices.
  • A safe and secure school environment that fosters learning and community.
  • An inclusive setting that is responsive to the needs of diverse student groups.

News and Events

Download 2019-20 Student Handbook

2019-20 Dress Code Updated

The District 4 AA Football Championship Game will be played this Saturday at 7 pm as Southern Columbia plays host to Mount Carmel Area. Advance tickets for the game will be on sale in the Mount Carmel Area Athletic Office until Friday at 1 pm. Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for students.

Wed. Nov. 13th

WKMCTV Cablecast – Replay of Football- MCA vs. Troy @ 8:00 pm

Thurs. Nov. 14th

Junior High Girls Basketball vs. SCA @ 4:30 pm,
Mount Carmel Area High School, 600 W 5th St

Fri. Nov. 15th

Family Movie Night – MCAHS Auditorium @ 6:00 pm

Sat. Nov. 16th

Junior High Girls Basketball – Warrior Run Tournament @ 10:00 am, Warrior Run High School, 4800 Susquehanna Trail, Turbotville

Mon. Nov. 18th

Junior High Girls Basketball vs. Danville @ 5:30 pm, Danville Middle School, 120 Northumberland Rd, Danville

Tues. Nov. 19th

Junior High Girls Basketball vs Loyalsock @ 5:30 pm, Loyalsock Township Senior High School, 1801 Loyalsock Dr.

Wed. Nov 20th

WKMCTV Cablecast – Replay of football – MCA vs. Southern Columbia@ 8:00 pm

Thurs. Nov 24th

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

School Board Meeting, Mount Carmel Area High School Board Room @ 8:00 pm