Our Lady of Mount Carmel School exists to promote Catholic faith values with high academic standards integrated in a prayerful, student-centered community. Originally founded in 1944 as a parish school by the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, the school currently serves families from all over the Santa Barbara area and beyond who seek academic excellence taught in the Catholic tradition.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel School provides a well-rounded education that includes fine arts, physical education, and technology. Fundamental skills are taught by highly qualified teachers who are committed to incorporating the most effective methodologies into their teaching. The school strives to provide families with an affordable education in a small, family-centered environment where students are free to live the values of our faith.