Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy

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Since 1888, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Academy has provided top-tier academics in the Lakeview East neighborhood of Chicago.
The culture at OLMCA is integrated with faith, shared among students, teachers and parents.
Education at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Academy encourages students to live their faith, become lifelong learners, commit to personal growth and contirbute to a loving community.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1888
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013, 2019

Student Body

Total Students269 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorDominic Moretti

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBallet, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer, VolleyballBalletBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
DanceSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Chess, Childrens Choir, Dance, Drama, Musical Theatre, Newspaper, Soccer, Student Council, Tennis, Visual Art
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Grades: NS-8 | 581 students
    0.9 miles
    1439 W Wellington Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773) 819-7655
    0.9 NS-8
    581
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 274 students
    7.8 miles
    3700 S Lowe Ave
    Chicago, IL 60609
    (773) 376-6223
    7.8 PK-8
    274
  • Chicago
    Grades: NS-5 | 515 students
    2.3 miles
    814 W. Eastman Street
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (773) 907-5000
    2.3 NS-5
    515
  • Chicago
    Grades: NS-8 | 573 students
    2.3 miles
    226 W Schiller St
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (312) 266-3381
    2.3 NS-8
    573
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8 | 91 students
    2.9 miles
    900 N Franklin St Ste 104
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (312) 944-5600
    2.9 PK-8
    91

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