Our Lady of Mount Carmel school offers a balanced curriculum aligned with the Common Core State Standards and Archdiocesan Guidelines. Vibrant music, fine arts programs and integration of technology enhance the core academic curriculum. The teaching and incorporation of the Catholic faith and Christian values is at the core of the curriculum. An extensive Christian Service program is offered in age appropriate ways.

Learning is celebrated and honored throughout the school year. The annual Academic & Art Showcase and regular presentations at morning assembly highlight the academic achievements of the students. The Science Fair, spelling and geography bees, and participation in the county Math Super Bowl challenge the competitive spirit of the students. The school encourages all students to participate in community-sponsored contests and events.

There are various extracurricular activities offered, including a year-round sports program, an active Student Council program, and school choir. Seasonal choral presentations are a trademark, with student choirs lending their talents to school Masses and the community at large. Extended Day care is available after regular school hours.

For more information about the curriculum and academic programs at Our Lady of Mount Carmel School you can download the following documents (pdf format):


Contact Information

  • 530 Hot Springs Road
    Santa Barbara, California 93108
  • (805) 969 5965


Our Lady of Mount Carmel

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