Joy in Learning

Be inspired to explore.

Private, All-Girls Catholic High School
For Grades 8 - 12

Find your voice

Discover your passions and develop your talents.

Private, All-Girls Catholic High School
For Grades 8 - 12

Women of Character

Connected in Heart, Head, and Hands

Private, All-Girls Catholic High School
For Grades 8 - 12

A Sense of Wonder

Question, imagine, and create

Private, All-Girls Catholic High School
For Grades 8 - 12

  • For God
  • For Learning
  • For Life

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Featured Programs

make it at MCA
Make it at MCA.

Innovation and curiosity are always at work in MCA’s Phyllis M. Taylor Maker Lab. Students from all academic mediums utilize this creative space to transform concepts into tangible models. >>More

Find something you love.

When Lake Pontchartrain is practically in your front yard, you set sail! Check out MCA’s Sailing Team (no experience required!) or find what floats your boat as you explore our 50+ clubs and activities. >>More

Game on.

Student-athletes participating in Mount Carmel’s eleven sports programs are leaders on and off the field. They are encouraged to grow individually and as a team. >>More

Express yourself.

Whether you love to be in front of the spotlight, behind it, or anywhere in between, Mount Carmel’s fine arts program provides ample opportunities to be an actor, singer, artist, director, animator, filmmaker, and musician. >>More

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Learn by doing.

With project-based learning and the Cubs Create Design Cycle, students are challenged to move from problem to solution through hands-on experiences and real-world applications. >>More

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Spend the Day!

Spend the day with us! Meet our students and teachers, attend classes, and find out if Mount Carmel could be the right high school for you. >>More



The best part about being a student at MCA is the love you feel as soon as you step foot on campus. If you ever need help, you can ask anyone. There is someone rooting for you and supporting you.


The best part of being a student at MCA is the community that is built here. Coming into MCA as an 8th grader was a very nerve-wracking experience, but once I got here, I realized how welcoming everyone truly is here and how close we all become.


MCA has impacted my life when it comes to faith. I have grown into a daughter of Christ by simply attending Mount Carmel because there is never a time I forget that God is with me.


The people at Mount Carmel really do care about you. They're always open to helping you, whether it's for academic work, stress management, or you heard a great joke and wanted to tell them!