Join us at our Open House to see if OLMC School is right for your children! Meet teachers and students, go on a tour, or take a self-guided tour through our building and meet the OLMC School community. Come see for yourself why so many people say that OLMC School feels like home.

When? Sunday, January 28, 2018
Where? 52 Harpersville Road, Newport News, VA 23601
What Time? Official welcoming begins at 11:30 a.m.

January 12, 2018 by Austin Farinholt in Announcements

What do Jell-O, crabs, cookie sheets and driverless cars have in common? Our OLMC school students know the answer: these were just some of the topics they presented at the school’s annual science fair on Nov. 14.

Now in its seventh year, this academic event is represented by students from all grade levels. The Pre-K through fourth grade students complete increasingly complex class projects, learning to make observations, ask questions and create hypotheses. Our eighth grade students take their entries beyond our school, creating data analysis projects for the GLOBE International Virtual Science Symposium in the spring of 2018.


December 16, 2017 by Mount Carmel in Study

To honor our OLMC military – active duty, retired, reserve and veterans – our school hosted a special celebration for Veterans Day in November. More than 50 personnel representing all six branches of the armed forces attended our “Bring Your Service Member to School” event.

Kathy McKenna, emcee and OLMC Military Liaison, coordinated the event with a team of enthusiastic volunteers. “Our goal was to convey gratitude,” she said. “We wanted not only to thank our military for their service, but we also wanted to thank them for giving OLMC the opportunity to teach our students the importance of the virtue of patriotism.”
December 16, 2017 by Mount Carmel in Service
Our Lady of Mount Carmel School is proud to announce the launch of our spotlight campaign on OLMC community members. We’ll be sharing stories of our community members, past and present, focusing on how their OLMC experience has contributed to the lives they live today.

For our launch of OLMC looks like … ME!, we’re highlighting Megan Gravette, OLMC Class of 2012. One of Megan’s best memories was playing school basketball, soccer, cross country and softball: “The 8th grade basketball team at OLMC was the most exciting sporting experience I’ve ever had!”


December 16, 2017 by Mount Carmel in Community