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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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1888
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013, 2019

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Average Class Size
22 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
School uniform beginning in 1st Grade

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Dominic Moretti

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Chess, Childrens Choir, Dance, Drama, Musical Theatre, Newspaper, Soccer, Student Council, Tennis, Visual Art

School Notes

  • 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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy offer a summer program?

Yes, Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.

What sports does Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy offer?

Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy offers 7 interscholastic sports: Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer and Volleyball.

What is Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy's ranking?

Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy?

The application deadline for Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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