6410 South Dante Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773-324-1020      Fax: 773-324-9235

Parents

 

Welcome, Caravan Parents

One word is often mentioned when students summarize their Mount Carmel experience: Family. The outstanding support and involvement of Mount Carmel parents has helped our true family atmosphere to remain a mainstay of the Mount Carmel tradition since our founding in 1900.

Prospective Parents

Please visit our Admissions pages to learn more about the outstanding educational experience Mount Carmel will provide your son.  Also, please know that all prospective parents are invited to set-up a private tour of Mount Carmel by contacting Craig Ferguson, Director of Enrollment and Admissions at 773/324-1020, ext. 290 or cferguson@mchs.org.

Parent Organizations

All Mount Carmel parents are invited to participate in the school's Mothers' and Fathers' clubs.  Please visit their webpages for more information on upcoming events and opportunities to get involved with two of MC's greatest organizations!
Mothers' Club
Fathers' Club 
Arts Council 
 

Important Links

  • Parent-Student Handbook: The Parent-Student handbook can be accessed by logging into your onCampus account. 
  • Important Records (vaccinations, birth certificate, etc.): To upload important records, please email copies to records@mchs.org
  • onCampus: To log in to your onCampus account, click the "Login" link in the main menu 
  • Book Lists: Book lists can be found on out Follett page by clicking here.
  • Admissions Information: For information regarding tuition, scholarships, financial aid, etc. please visit the Admissions pages

Daily Bulletin

Announcements

List of 8 news stories.

Archive

From the Counseling Office - Scholarship Opportunities

List of 13 news stories.

  • Italian Catholic Federation Scholarship-March 15, 2021

    Must have a cumulative GPA (3 1/2 years) of at least 3.2 and meet requirements in either #1 or #2 . 1) Are Roman Catholic and of Italian Descent and live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Illinois where branches of the federation is established. 2) Roman Catholic parent, guardian or grandparent is a member of the Italian Catholic Federation. Download the application on the link below. Application deadline is March 15, 2021. If you have any questions, call their office at 1-888-423-1924.
    http://www.icf.org/
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  • Clark Alford Scholarship - March 30, 2021

    This scholarship is awarded to a district 126 graduate in their senior year of high school. All applications must be postmarked before March 30, 2021. This is a one time, $750 scholarship award. This award is to a high school senior, who exemplified through action and deed, a commitment to volunteer service. Graduates applying to a vocational trade school are also eligible for the scholarship. If you have any other questions contact Craig Gwaltney at (708) 389-1900.
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  • Earlham College Merit Scholarships

    -Merit Scholarships are achievement-based scholarships. They’re renewable for four years at Earlham, and are determined by the Office of Admissions based on the application for admission. No separate application is required. -Quaker Fellows are students with an active interest in the Religious Society of Friends (aka Quakers!). -The Carleton B. Edwards Chemistry Scholarships are offered to a select number of incoming students who plan to major in chemistry or biochemistry. -The Rariden Scholarship is awarded to an Indiana student who is interested in pursuing an area in the visual and performing arts.
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  • Marilyn Clemens Scholarship-District 126

    This is for seniors who graduated from Prairie Junior High School in 2017. Applications are also available in the Virtual Backpack on the District 126 website. This is a one time $1,000 scholarship award. If you have any questions, please feel free to call Craig Gwaltney at (708) 389-1900.
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  • Illinois Resident Scholarship-Deadline June 30, 2021

    This scholarship allows Illinois students to earn a $6,000 scholarship awarded twice a year, to Illinois student residents only. I've added a link to the scholarship page below.
    https://www.illinoishammer.com/scholarship/
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  • Golden Apple Scholars

    The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois teacher preparation and program is accepting applications from high school seniors until April 1, 2021. Our program provides aspiring teachers with tuition assistance, academic and social-emotional supports, job placement assistance after college and mentoring during the first two years of teaching.

    If you know seniors who would be great teachers, please help refer them or share information about the program via the links below. Please note: standardized test scores are optional and not required for acceptance to the program this year.

    Golden Apple Scholars Receive:

    Up to $23,000 in financial assistance for college, inclusive of paid Scholar Institutes
    Extensive classroom teaching experience
    Academic and social-emotional support
    Job placement assistance
    Mentoring from our award-winning teaching faculty
    (Must be an Illinois resident to apply)
    For more information contact:
    Ziggy Blackwell

    Director of Recruitment
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  • Orland Township Scholarship - March 1, 2021

    The Orland Township Scholarship Foundation Board of directors is pleased to announce that $16,500 in scholarships will be awarded to Orland Township graduating seniors. The foundation members have agreed to donate one- $2000 scholarship, eight- $1000 scholarships and thirteen- $500 scholarships for a total of 22 scholarships. Applications must be completed in their entirety and returned to Orland Township 14807 S. Ravinia Avenue, Orland Park, IL, 60462 by 4:30 p.m. on Friday March 12, 2021. In addition the Township Officials of Illinois Scholarship application is also available. This year the TOI will award seven $2000 scholarships. The deadline for this application and all required documentation is March 1, 2021. Applications may be picked up at Orland Township 14807 S. Ravinia Avenue, Orland Park, IL or found online with the available link.
    http://www.orlandtownship.org/
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  • Oxbridge Essay Scholarship- January 31, 2021

    The Oxbridge essay contest that encourages students to contextualize the 2020 pandemic as a broader part of history. Completed essays must be submitted by January 31, 2021, for consideration, and winners of the two full Oxbridge scholarships will be announced in mid-February.

    As a reminder, January 31 is also the last day for students to submit an early enrollment application for any 2021 Oxbridge program and receive up to $500 off their program tuition. Encourage your students to apply now for the best chance to join us around the world this summer.
    For more information contact:
    Richard Michaelis
    Executive Director
    Oxbridge Academic Programs by WorldStrides
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  • Scholarships for Non-Arizona Residents

    These awards for the 2021-22 academic year will be given out based on students' unweighted core sixth semester GPA at the University of Arizona.
    GPA: 4.0=$35,000
    GPA: 3.90-3.99=$30,000
    GPA: 3.75-3.89=$20,000
    GPA: 3.50-3.74=$12,500
    GPA: 3.25-3.49=$7,500
    GPA: 3.0-3.24=$2,500
    GPA: 2.75-2.99=$1,000
    Learn more about additional funding opportunities plus merit aid and conditions by visiting the following link
    http://go.arizona.edu/merit-aid
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  • Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship Deadline February 20, 2021

    Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarships - $10,000 – 3 Awards (Deadline: February 20, 2021)
    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
    A) Be a senior in high school in the United States.
    B) Have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities
    Applications can be found by going to:
    https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9544/vegetarian_resource_group_scholarships_scholarship.php
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  • Paramount Foundation 6'2" or taller - Deadline February 11, 2021

    Paramount Foundation: Are you at least 6'2"? Then you may qualify for the Paramount Tall Club of Chicago scholarship- $750.  Requirements- meet the clubs height requirement (6'2" for males).  Deadline: February 11, 2021. For more information, contact Jim Nelson ptcscholarship@gmail.com or visit www.tall.org 
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  • PB & J Scholarship Opportunities Priority Deadline May 31, 2021

    For students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed. Awards $500-$1,000.  Deadline: May 31, 2021. See below for links. Visit the the counseling office for flyer with QR code.  Click on the Blue Title "PB & J Scholarship Opportunities" for more detail or go to
    https://scholarsapp.com/scholarship/pbj-scholarship?utm_source=counselors&utm_medium=Mailer&utm_campaign=Awareness

    https://pbjscholarship.org/
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  • Student Scholarship opportunities link

    Student Scholarships: The following PDF contains links to 15 various scholarship opportunities. Please take a look at each scholarship to see if you qualify for one or more. 
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