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

Tonight’s meeting of the Mount Carmel Area School School Board has been postponed until Monday evening at 8:00 pm, with a work session beginning at 5:30 pm. Please drive safely!

Fri. Nov. 16
Varsity Football vs. SCA at Southern Columbia – 7:00 pm.

Sun. Nov. 18
District Band Pre-auditions @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm Williamsport Area High School, 2990 W 4th St, Williamsport

Mon.  Nov. 19 Junior High Girls Basketball vs Shamokin @ 4:30 pmMount Carmel Area High School

Tues. Nov. 20th Junior High Girls Basketball vs Loyalsock @ 4:30 pmMount Carmel Area High School

Act 80 Early Dismissal

Wed. Nov. 21st

Big Red Band Practice @ 6:00 pm Silver Bowl or band room

Thanksgiving Break – Schools Closed