Mount Carmel Academy

Tel: (504)288-7626
Grades: 8-12 | 1247 students
A primary goal of Mount Carmel Academy is to foster the spiritual development of each student.
The tradition of Carmel is one of the oldest traditions of the Catholic Church.
During the course of the school year there are many means which enable students to grow spiritually.
Mount Carmel Academy attempts to inspire and foster intellectual development through a challenging, college preparatory curriculum infused with technology.
Advanced Placement and Honors courses are offered in the various subject matter areas.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Year Founded 1926
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1993, 1998

Student Body

Total Students 1247 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Mount Carmel Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $8,300


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Gymnastics, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Holy Cross High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Louis King Of France School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Louis King Of France School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Metairie
    Grades: NS-7 | 250 students
    0.8 miles
    1600 Lake Avenue
    Metairie, LA 70005
  • New Orleans
    Grades: NS-8 | 266 students
    1 miles
    6249 Canal Blvd
    New Orleans, LA 70124
  • New Orleans
    St. Dominic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 494 students
    1 miles
    6326 Memphis St
    New Orleans, LA 70124
  • New Orleans
     St Pius X School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-7 | 409 students
    1.3 miles
    6600 Spanish Fort Blvd
    New Orleans, LA 70124
  • New Orleans
    Holy Cross High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 1164 students
    2.1 miles
    5500 Paris Ave
    New Orleans, LA 70122

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