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

4-20-20 – Message from Superintendent, Mr. Stellar Regarding Continuity of Education at MCASD

NEW:  Download 2019-20  Continuity of  Education Student Handbook


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.

Thurs. April 23rd @ 6:00 pm – PHEAA Webinar on “Understanding the Financial Aid Process – For more info – Registration Page

MCASD Continuity of Education Plans
Updated 4-9-2020

MCA School Closure Resources – Gd. 7-12

4-22-20 The Class of 2023’s Rohrbach’s fundraiser will be available for pickup on Thursday, April 23rd in the high school parking lot. The pick up time will be from 4pm- 7pm. If you are unable to make it to the pickup please contact class advisors Miss Danilowicz or Mr. Monger.

Reminder that, beginning today, MCASD will begin M-W-F only lunch and next day breakfast distribution. Children will still get meals for everyday, but they will only be distributed M-W-F. Members of the administration will continue delivering, and food service workers will continue distribution at MCAES.

The GSV United Way is sponsoring a cloth mask giveaway on Saturday, April 25, 12-2 pm at the Brady Fire Co.


With Governor Wolf’s declaration that schools are now closed until the end of the academic year, we know you have many questions – continuing our students’ education, the Prom, Class Night, Graduation, National Honor Society Inductions, sports, the School Musical- the list goes on and on.

Please understand that we are working hard to do the best we can for our students, and we will have information coming soon.

3-31-20  Service Electric Cablevision is now providing FREE INTERNET SERVICE for 90 days to all students & teachers who do not already subscribe to SECV Internet or have not had the service within the last 60 days. Call SECV at 877-955-7328 for more details.


Our administration, faculty, and staff have been meeting virtually over the course of the last few weeks, and we are continuing with plans to provide continuity of education for all of our students. Mount Carmel Area faculty, aides, and support staff will continue to provide Review and Enrichment activities during the closure, and teachers and aides will be available to work with students and answer questions online, via email, and on the phone whenever possible. Please check the District’s website and individual teachers’ sites for updated information. If anyone does not have access to online resources, paper copies can be made available for you – just contact your Principal, the Special Education Department, or call the school at 570-339-1500 and follow the prompts.

Links to the resources:


Please visit the District’s Facebook Page and main website regularly for updates.

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