Welcome to Mount Carmel High School, home of the Caravan.
Since 1900, Mount Carmel High School has prepared young men from throughout the Chicago area to face the challenges of college and life with confidence and courage. We build character and we inspire our students...one boy at a time.
WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO CHOOSE TO ATTEND MOUNT CARMEL?
It means that you have enthusiasm for learning, both inside and outside of the classroom, and that you
work with purpose to accomplish your goals and dreams. It means that you participate in sports and activities
with fortitude and grit, always striving to make positive contributions for the good of your program and success of
your teammates. It means that you work to serve others with a wholehearted intensity and aspire to grow in your
own character and commitment.
When you become a Man of Carmel, you join students from more than 250 grammar schools located in 119 zip codes in two
states. You become part of an unmatched all-male learning environment with greater opportunities for success and
fewer social pressures and distractions. You begin a four-year journey that will take you to the college and career of
your choice. There, as a Man of Carmel, you have the opportunity to claim your place in an ever-growing network of
over 13,000 celebrated alumni who have walked the halls at 64th and Dante before you.
Mount Carmel does not discriminate on the basis of race or ethnic origin in the administration of educational policies, financial aid, co-curricular programs or other school programs.