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Mount Carmel - College for Girls

News Articles

This contains all of the recorded news events.

09 May 2017 :: School Assembly

Fair funding for all schools... read more

27 March 2017 :: World Autism Awareness Week

World Autism Awareness Week – Monday 27th March 2017 to Sunday 2nd April 2017.... read more

10 February 2017 :: Year 11 February Half Term Revision and Controlled Assessment Clinic

Revision and Controlled Assessment sessions will be running throughout February Half Term for Year 11 students. ... read more


Spring term Saturday school sessions will be on 25th February 2017 - 18th March 2017.... read more

30 December 2016 :: Archway Road Works Update

The roadworks will continue throughout the winter months. Please click for further details from TFL... read more

19 December 2016 :: GCSE Results 2016

Mount Carmel’s class of 2016 have achieved some fantastic GCSE results; we are extremely proud of their achievements and wish them every success in their sixth form studies.... read more

09 December 2016 :: Annual Carol Concert

We are having our Annual Carol Concert at St. Gabriel's Church on Friday 9th December at 6pm. Tickets are not needed. Everyone is invited to attend.... read more

30 November 2016 :: Mount Carmel Advent Charity 2016

Last year the College raised over £500 for the children's Hospice, this year lets aim for even more!... read more


Please take the time to read and respond to the consultation documents regarding the closure of Mount Carmel Catholic College for Girls.... read more

10 October 2016 :: GCSE Results 2016

Mount Carmel’s class of 2016 have achieved some fantastic GCSE results; we are extremely proud of their achievements and wish them every success in their sixth form studies. ... read more

03 October 2016 :: New School Consultation Questionnaire

We invite you to complete our new school and sixth form online consultation questionnaire's... read more

31 August 2016 :: Term dates

School closes for the summer holidays on Friday 15th July at 12.35pm and re-opens for Y7 and Y8 on Friday 2nd September at 8.40am ... read more

25 January 2016 :: Calypso Gymnastics Club

Classes held at Mount Carmel & EGA... read more

15 December 2015 :: Success at the regional final of the Jack Petchey speak out challenge

Congratulation to Mount Carmel's own Valerie Gyamfi who came 1st!!!... read more

10 November 2015 :: BBC News report

Odd, surreal, exciting - How teen heroes feel to win... read more

30 September 2015 :: Exam Results 2015

Congratulations to Class of 2015, the students work extremely hard to achieve some fantastic GCSE results.... read more

02 September 2015 :: MyBank

The UK's youngest bankers win big... read more

31 July 2015 :: Back to School Dates

Click for school reopen dates... read more

18 June 2015 :: GCSE Art work exhibition

A selection of this year’s GCSE Art work is being exhibited at Platform Arts Centre... read more

16 June 2015 :: SUMMER FAIR

Mount Carmel will be holding a summer fair on Saturday 11th July 2015.... read more

11 June 2015 :: Doyin's journey from speech to stage

Doyin features in a local magazine - read this article to find out more... read more

03 June 2015 :: Jamie Oliver’s Ministry of Food cookery lessons video

Mount Carmel cooking lessons with Arsenal football group... read more

21 May 2015 :: Maria's Winning Shot Strengthens Borough Promotion Push

Congratulations to the Islington Borough Ladies. ... read more

19 May 2015 :: Half Term Revision

The year 11 half-term revision clinic timetable is now available online. ... read more

07 May 2015 :: Supporting young people online

Information for parents and carers about supporting young people online ... read more

24 April 2015 :: Year 11 revision guide available online

Use this quick link to access the year 11 revision guide... read more

15 April 2015 :: Exam information

Important information regarding year 11 GCSE exams... read more

14 April 2015 :: Information about SAM Learning

All students are encouraged to utilise the SAM Learning online resource.... read more

13 April 2015 :: Access the newsletter online

The latest Mount Carmel newsletter is now available on our website... read more

20 March 2015 :: Easter Revision Centre Timetable

Students can now access the Easter revision timetable online... read more

08 March 2015 :: International Women's day

This is the time to uphold women’s achievements, recognise challenges, and focus greater attention on women’s rights and gender equality.... read more

03 March 2015 :: Summer 2015 GCSE Timetable

Students now have full access to the summer 2015 examinations timetable... read more

20 February 2015 :: February Revision Centre

Y11 Revision Centre this February Half Term... read more

13 February 2015 :: Creative Arts Evening

A showcase of year 11 talent in the creative arts... read more

09 February 2015 :: Maths Resources

On the School website, students can now access a page dedicated to useful maths resources... read more

09 February 2015 :: Creative Arts Project

During the half term holiday an intensive project is being run for young women aged 13-25... read more

05 February 2015 :: Safer Internet Day 2015

On Tuesday 10th February 2015 it will be safer internet day!... read more

26 January 2015 :: Schoolwear pop up shop this week!

On Wednesday 28th January there will be a school uniform pop up shop... read more

09 January 2015 :: Spring Term Saturday School

Saturday 10th January– Saturday 21st March 2015... read more

19 December 2014 :: Mount Carmel Carol Concert - Friday 12th December 2014

The choir, which is made up of 80 students from all year groups, have worked very hard to prepare for the festive season. ... read more

13 November 2014 :: YEAR 11 MOCK EXAMINATIONS

Good luck to all of our Year 11 students who will be taking their mock examinations in a few short weeks.... read more

05 November 2014 :: SATURDAY SCHOOL DATES

Year 11 Saturday School classes will be held to support our pupils revision efforts. Some of the subjects covered are Maths and D&T. ... read more

03 November 2014 :: Half Term Break

After a busy half term please enjoy this break. School will start on Monday 3rd October at 8.40am... read more

31 October 2014 :: Stand up to Cancer Event

Naish Brignull has organised a College-wide Stand up to Cancer event on Friday 17th October. Follow this link, make a donation and find out what the girls will be doing.... read more

31 October 2014 :: Financial Education is Part of the Curriculum at Mount Carmel

Click here to view our video clip of why it is important to teach children to save... read more

31 October 2014 :: STOPTOBER CAMPAIGN

Mount Carmel are supporting the month of Stoptober. Click here to find out more.... read more

01 October 2014 :: GCSE Art Exhibition

Take a look at the fantastic work the year 11 GCSE group produced for their final exams in June 2014.... read more

30 September 2014 :: Mount Carmel Islington Boxing Satellite Club of the Year Awards

Mount Carmel are very proud to receive this award. Follow this link to see our story in the Islington Gazette.... read more

19 September 2014 :: BookBuzz Competition

Year 7 follow this link to enter the BookBuzz Competition... read more

16 September 2014 :: Mount Carmel Awarded Satellite Club of the Year

Great news….the ‘Islington - Mount Carmel Satellite Boxing Club’ has won the Regional Award for Satellite Club of the Year ... read more

08 September 2014 :: Attention Year 8's

Any year 8 student who is interested in becoming a MyBnker must complete and hand in an application form by the first week of the new term.... read more

22 August 2014 :: GCSE Exam Results News

Yesterday our Year 11's received their GCSE exam results with 28% of students achieving 3 or more A* or A grades.... read more

22 July 2014 :: End of Summer term and the start of Autumn term

Summer Term ends: 22nd July 2014 at 12.35pm Autumn Term begins: 3rd September 2014 at 8.40am for year 7 and 8's... read more

17 July 2014 :: Creative ESOL Performance 2014

Creative ESOL is an innovative, participatory arts programme for young people aged 11-16 years who are from refugee, asylum-seeking or migrant backgrounds. These students took part in a drama performance for staff and parents.... read more

14 July 2014 :: Jack Petchey's Speak Out Challenge Finalist - Doyin Ajiboye

We are so proud to announce Doyin Ajiboye as a finalist in Jack Petchey's Speak Out Challenge 2014. ... read more

04 July 2014 :: Year 10 Internal Exams

The year 10 mock examinations will be taking place from MONDAY 23RD JUNE – FRIDAY 4TH JULY. ... read more

01 July 2014 :: Rivers of the World Project 2014

19 year 8 Art students from Mount Carmel were chosen to work on the Thames Festival ‘Rivers of the World’ Art Project in July 2014. ... read more

26 June 2014 :: Year 11 Graduation Day 2014

On the 20th June 2014 the college celebrated Year 11 students completing their GCSE's and leaving the college with a graduation ceremony and awards presentation event.... read more

25 June 2014 :: Carnegie/Kate Greenaway Event

Mount Carmel hosted a Carnegie and Kate Greenaway joint event on the 23rd June for Primary and Secondary schools. The event included an author and story writer as guest speakers, creative workshops and performances.... read more

23 June 2014 :: Class of 2014. Good Luck in your Summer Exams!!

Year 11 students commence their final GCSE exams 8th May to 23rd June 2014. ... read more

02 June 2014 :: Whitsun Half Term Revision Centre - Tuesday 27th - Thursday 29th May

The college is running additional revision sessions during the Whitsun half-term holiday for years 10 and 11. This is an excellent opportunity for your daughter to continue to prepare for her GCSE examinations. ... read more

02 June 2014 :: KCP Projects for young people - What's on this half term

Take a look at these flyers for projects taking place from now until the end half term, also covering Saturdays. If there are any young people that would like to take part. All activities are free!!... read more

30 May 2014 :: GCSE Art Exhibition 2014

The work of 39 GCSE Art students was exhibited in May and June in the Art Department. This is the end of the course exhibition that we have every year, and this year the art work was particularly stunning.... read more

26 May 2014 :: Year 10 Internal Exams

The year 10 mock examinations will be taking place from Monday 23rd June – Friday 2nd July. ... read more

23 May 2014 :: KS3 Internal Exams - 19th - 22nd May 2014

Year 7, 8 and 9 will take part in our internal exams from 19th through to the 22nd May 2014. ... read more

22 May 2014 :: GCSE Art and Design Technology Exhibition

GCSE Art and Design Technology Exhibition on Thursday 22nd May 2014... read more

14 May 2014 :: Mount Carmel Ofsted Dashboard

The College's Data Dashboard attached provides a snapshot of the excellent performance of students at Mount Carmel. ... read more

12 May 2014 :: Unheard Voices 2014

Year 9 students have recently taken part in a poetry project called Unheard Voices. They worked alongside a fantastic poet called Charlie Dark to analyse other poets' work and create their own poems.... read more

09 May 2014 :: Jack Petchey Winners

The following students are the winners of the monthly Jack Petchy awards for February March and April, having been nominated by staff.... read more

29 April 2014 :: Mount Carmel Rated 'Good' by Ofsted

Mount Carmel College has been rated ‘good’ by the Government Ofsted Inspection Team after conducting an inspection on the 27th March 2014. ... read more

28 April 2014 :: 11 plus Transfers for September 2014


26 April 2014 :: Year 11 Saturday School Continues this week - 9.30am - 12.30pm

Saturday school continues this week with English, science, geography, media, sociology, business and ICT.... read more

22 April 2014 :: EASTER REVISION CENTRE - Monday 7th April – Friday 11th April 2014

The College is running additional revision sessions during the Whitsun half-term holiday.... read more

21 April 2014 :: Mount Carmel at Unheard Voices at Platform Islington

Wednesday 7th May 2014. All are welcome and tickets are free!... read more

21 April 2014 :: Sixmix Exhibition of Year 10 Art and DT work

Year 10 Art and DT students from Mount Carmel are having a piece of their art work displayed in an exhibition at the Islington Museum Gallery on St. John Street from 13th March until 21st April 2014.... read more

26 March 2014 :: WEDNESDAY 26th MARCH 2014 - School closure due to Planned Strike

Mount Carmel will be closed to years 7,8,9 and 10 on Wednesday 26th March 2014 due to a planned strike. Year 11's are to attend school as normal.... read more

26 March 2014 :: Ofsted Visit to Mount Carmel

Mount Carmel are being visited by Ofsted on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th March 2014. Please follow this link to view our letter and guide for parents.... read more

21 March 2014 :: Mount Carmel in the local press

The Islington Tribune has printed a story about Mount Carmel's boxing sessions... read more

17 March 2014 :: Staff Training Day

The college will be closed to parents and students all day on Monday 17th March for staff training.... read more

12 March 2014 :: New Principal Appointed

The Governing Body of the college and the Diocese have asked Ms Haynes to become Principal of the college in succession to Mr Kehoe from September 2014.... read more

11 March 2014 :: PARENTS OF YEARS 7 and 8 - MOUNT CARMEL NEEDS YOU!!!!

Spaces are available on our governing body. You could become an active part of college life.... read more

06 March 2014 :: World Book Day

Celebrating World Book Day - Reading for Pleasure at Mount Carmel... read more

17 February 2014 :: Half Term revision for Year 11: 17th - 19th February 2014

The College is running additional revision and controlled assessment sessions during February Half Term. ... read more

14 February 2014 :: Year 10 Geography Field trip to London Docklands

On 13th February year 10 went on a Geography Field trip to the London Docklands. ... read more

14 February 2014 :: Year 9 Geography Field Trip to Central London

On 12th February 22 year 9 students were selected to go on a Geography fieldtrip due to their outstanding effort and contribution in geography lessons so far this term.... read more

14 February 2014 :: Christmas Newsletter

Take a look at our latest newsletter filled with news, achievements and things to come... read more

13 February 2014 :: Year 9 Art Trip To The Mall Galleries

Year 9 students took a trip to visit the Mall Galleries.... read more

13 February 2014 :: Creative Arts Evening 2014

Year 11 GCSE Music, Drama and Dance students performed to parents for the Creative Arts Evening hosted by Mount Carmel. Student art work by GCSE Art students was projected onto the stage.... read more

05 February 2014 :: The Big Sing Liturgy Thing

Year 7 attended the Big Sing Liturgy Thing along with all of the Catholic primary and secondary schools in Islington held at St Joan of Arc Primary School. They had lots of fun and were very well behaved throughout the day. Year 7 did us proud!... read more

03 February 2014 :: Sad to be saying goodbye!

As a school community, Mount Carmel, staff and students, will be sad to bid our headteacher, Mr Kehoe a fond farewell as he takes his retirement at the end of the summer term.... read more

31 January 2014 :: Future First - The Mount Carmel Alumni Network

We have signed up with Future First so that we can build a community of former students to help support our current students at the college. If you used to attend Mount Carmel please sign up to our new Alumni network.... read more

13 December 2013 :: Mock Exams 2nd December - 13th December 2013

The Year 11 mock examinations will be taking place from Monday 2nd December to Friday 13th December. Please view this article to find out more.... read more

12 December 2013 :: Mount Carmel Speak Out Challenge Success

Congratulation to our two Year 10’s who swept all before them in the prestigious Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge Islington Final that was staged at the college on Wednesday 11th December.... read more

06 December 2013 :: Black History Month 2013

For the fourth consecutive year the Young Voice Event aroused a buzz of excitement amongst students. This event celebrates the multi-cultural diversity of the college community and gives students the opportunity to share poems and songs.... read more

27 November 2013 :: Mount Carmel Awarded High Impact Award

The college are delighted to have been awarded a High Impact Award as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013 campaign. ... read more

27 November 2013 :: Have your say - Youth council Elections

On Wednesday 27th November the Youth Council elections will take place and a polling station will be on site. Students will be bought down a class at a time to vote lessons througout the day. ... read more

25 November 2013 :: Drama Skills Workshop

On Friday 11th November, both the Year 10 and Year 11 GCSE Drama classes were given skills taster sessions from Almeida Theatre practitioners, which introduced them to different ways into devising. ... read more

22 November 2013 :: Anti-Bullying Week 2013

Years 7-9 took part in Anti Bullying Workshops provided by 'Action Works', a leading Anti Bullying charity. ... read more

19 November 2013 :: Operation Christmas Child 2013

The Year 11 Ambassadors and Sue Kerrigan the Chaplin did an amazing job in relation to the organisation of Operation Christmas Child with students generous with their donations to this worthy cause. ... read more

18 November 2013 :: PE Department Newsletter October 2013

It’s been another exciting and busy term for the PE department with lots of activities taking place both in PE lessons, in school clubs, competitions and in the local community. ... read more

14 November 2013 :: Shakespeare School Festival 2013

A fearless group of Year 8 and Year 9 students tackled the difficult language of Shakespeare head-on in order to put on an amazing performance of Romeo and Juliet at the Pleasance Theatre in Islington on Monday 11th November.... read more

11 November 2013 :: Remembrance Sunday

All students and staff at Mount Carmel took part in a two minutes silence on Monday 11th November to remember those who fought for our freedom during both World Wars and all wars since. ... read more

01 November 2013 :: Mount Carmel Opening Ceremony

Celebrations to mark the completion of the building works were held on Friday 18th October. Among the speakers at the event were children’s author Candy Gourlay and Jonny Quinn, drummer from the band Snow Patrol. ... read more

23 October 2013 :: Year 11 Geography Trip to Covent Garden

Year 11 geography students have been working hard on their controlled assessment this half term and completed their assessment in covent Garden, London.... read more

22 October 2013 :: Open Events Mount Carmel 2013-14

After the successful GCSE results for 2013 Mount Carmel is hosting a range of open events. This is aimed at Year 6 parents as an opportunity to take a look at the new building and see teaching and learning on offer at Mount Carmel. ... read more

22 October 2013 :: Rivers of the World Art Project 2013

Art students from Mount Carmel were chosen to work on the Thames Festival ‘Rivers of the World’ Art Project in July 2013. This was led by professional artists Caroline and Edward and the idea was to create a creature that may live in the Thames!... read more

22 October 2013 :: Students Visit the National Gallery

The Art department took Year 10 GCSE students to the National Gallery and the National Portrait Gallery as part of their research into the work of artists. ... read more

21 October 2013 :: Message from Harry Styles to Mount Carmel Students

Harry Styles from One Direction has sent a video message to Music students at Mount Carmel.... read more

14 October 2013 :: Black History Month - UCL launches BME mentoring scheme on 21st October

University College London launches Black, Minority, Ethnic mentoring scheme on 21st October 2013... read more



04 October 2013 :: Celebrating Black History with Young Voice

Celebrating Black History at Mount Carmel is a great opportunity for you to share your amazing gifts and talents... read more

27 September 2013 :: The Mayor Councillor Visits Students' MyBank

An event to celebrate the success of the Mybank at Mount Carmel was attended by MyBnk deputy chief executive Guy Rigden, Accenture banker Noel Gordon and Islington Mayor Councillor Barry Edwards.... read more

24 September 2013 :: Literary Archway Festival 300 Word challenge

Mount Carmel girls attended the 300 Word Challenge at Archway Library yesterday and proved a fantastic experience for them. They met writer's, had their 300 word excerpt's read aloud by actors and recieved invaluable feedback of their work. ... read more

23 August 2013 :: Mount Carmel Celebrating Best Ever GCSE Results

The students and staff at the College are celebrating their best ever GCSE results this summer. 64% of our students achieved 5 A*- C grades including English and Maths and 76% achieved 5 A*- C in all subjects.... read more

15 August 2013 :: Action Tutoring Summer School

Two Mount Carmel students took part in the Action tutoring Summer School with a trip to Cambridge experiencing the delights of the Colleges there. Impecably nehaved and enthusdiastic they were a real credit to Mount Carmel!!... read more

19 July 2013 :: 2013 - 2014 Academic Year Key Dates

The key dates for 2013-2014 will be updated over the summer and are available to view via the link in this article.... read more

18 July 2013 :: The 2012-2013 Academic Year

A message for parents and students from the Principal.... read more

17 July 2013 :: Mount Carmel Student Retreat

All students took part in the Retreat programme at London Colney. was the Year of Faith. As a Year of Faith it was important that all students had the retreat opportunity with the theme of the retreat being the word Epic.... read more

16 July 2013 :: Year 7 Art Trip to the National Gallery

25 Year 7 students were chosen to go to the National Gallery for an Art trip to look at the work of different artists.... read more

10 July 2013 :: Student has hair cut off for charity

Megan Jones, a Mount Carmel student has had her hair cut off for charity and written about her experiences.... read more

10 July 2013 :: Rivers of the World Art Project

Year 9 Art students from Mount Carmel were chosen to work on the Thames Festival ‘Rivers of the World’ Art Project in July 2013.... read more

08 July 2013 :: GCSE Students Visit Art and Design Degree Shows

The Design & Technology Department took a group of Year 10 Students to Central Saint Martin’s end of year summer shows. ... read more

05 July 2013 :: Islington Reads 2013

Mount Carmel Students were invited to perform at the prestigious Islington Reads 2013 event, which took place on Friday 28th June at Holloway School. ... read more

05 July 2013 :: Students Awarded Maths Challenge Certificates

Students have been awarded bronze certificates in the UKMT Junior Mathematics challenge which is conducted by the School of Mathematics at the University of Leeds.... read more

02 July 2013 :: The E-Factor at Mount Carmel

A unique initiative was launched at Mount Carmel Catholic College for Girls in Islington as part of the Government’s national Enterprise Education Campaign.... read more

01 July 2013 :: PE Department Newsletter June 2013

It’s been another exciting and busy term for the PE department with lots of activities taking place both in PE lessons, in school clubs, competitions and in the local community. ... read more

18 June 2013 :: Graduation Day 2013

The letter sent to parents regarding Year 11 Graduation Day 2013 is available to view.... read more

17 June 2013 :: Students complete Duke of Edinburgh Award

Mount Carmel Students successfully completed their bronze Duke of Edindburgh award at Ashdown Forest over the weekend. ... read more

14 June 2013 :: Prefects 2013 - 2014

The Prefects for 2013-2014 were decided by Senior Management after interviewing Year 11 candidates.... read more

05 June 2013 :: BBC Presenter Visits College

BBC Presenter Sophie Raworth visited the college to speak to our students in Year 7, 8 and 9 about her career within the Media and the subjects she took at school.... read more

04 June 2013 :: Islington’s Lost Tube Stations Inspire Ghost Short Stories

Islington Libraries asked children and young people to write us a ghost short story and we had a lot of great entries. Two were by students at Mount Carmel College for Girls, both of whom chose to base their scary tale on the City Road station. ... read more

03 June 2013 :: New Uniform Supplier

A message from the Principal to Parents regarding changes to the College Uniform... read more

22 May 2013 :: Whitsun Half-term Revision Centre from Tuesday 28th May – 31st May 2013

The College is running additional revision sessions during the Whitsun half-term holiday. This is an excellent opportunity for students to prepare for her GCSE examinations.... read more

22 May 2013 :: Year 11 Revision and Lesson Timetable 3rd - 7th June 2013

A timetable for additional revision sessions and lessons for year 11 students is provided.... read more

20 May 2013 :: Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition 2013

Mount Carmel students took part in a practive expedition in Ashdown Forest this month.... read more

15 May 2013 :: Year 7 Reading for Pleasure Book Club

For the second year running the Yr 7 Reading for Pleasure Book Club has been a resounding success with feedback suggesting students have gained self-confidence enhancing their ability to be expressive whilst learning across the curriculum.... read more

15 May 2013 :: Invitation from the Global Generators to Visit New Gardens

The Global Generators have invited students and parents to visit the Skip Garden, near the King's Cross development site and get involved in growing food, growing perspectives and growing community.... read more

15 May 2013 :: Key Stage 3 Internal Examinations

The KS3 internal examinations will occur from Monday 20th May to Thursday 23rd May.... read more

15 May 2013 :: Mount Carmel Sports Day 2013

The College Sports Day will take place at New River Stadium on Friday 24th May 2013.... read more

14 May 2013 :: MC Students Win Short Story Competition

Two students from Mount Carmel have won a short story competition called Cityread Ghost in the Tube.... read more

08 May 2013 :: Former Students work with Food Bank

A former student from Mount Carmel is working closely with a food warehouse at the Angel, the project, organised by Tufnell Park-based church House on the Rock, to expand their bank into King’s Cross.... read more

01 May 2013 :: Former Students Given Chance to Study at Prestigious Universities in America

Kara and Chloe former students at Mount Carmel are finalists for the Sutton Trust Programme, which provides students with the opportunity to visit and apply to Universities in America. ... read more

17 April 2013 :: Saturday School 20th April 2013

Attached is the Saturday School timetable. This Saturday's revision on the 20th April 2013 will cover Maths and English. These sessions are designed to help and support you to complete outstanding controlled assessments or specific revision.... read more

28 March 2013 :: Easter Revision Programme

The college will be offering a number of opportunities for students to help with their revision at the beginning of the Easter break. Please see timetable attached.... read more

27 March 2013 :: Mount Camel Harlem Shake!

Students and staff made a Mount Carmel Harlem Shake video to raise money for Red Nose Day. This event alone raised £85 which was a great success. ... read more

26 March 2013 :: Students Presented with MyBnk Award

Mount Carmel MyBnkers were presented with an award for outstanding achievements, as they were able to save more money last year than the rest of the MY Bnk schools across London.... read more

21 March 2013 :: Fitness Programmes Available to Students

A free 10 week programme is available for students. This includes fitness classes, finding out about the best food and exercise plan and how to maintain a healthy lifestyle for the future.... read more

20 March 2013 :: Duke of Edinburgh Award 2013

From April 2013 Mount Carmel students will be working towards completing the Duke of Edinburgh award.... read more

20 March 2013 :: Mount Carmel Bake Off

The Geography Department hosted a Bake sale for Comic relief on Friday 15th March. It was a great success and several pupils from all year groups baked delicious cakes to be sold to raise money. Overall the college raised £210 for a great cause.... read more

19 March 2013 :: College's new global school partnership

The college is working on a joint project as part of the new Global School Partnership. The college has been partnered with ‘Sowa Din Junior High School’ in Accra, Ghana. ... read more

15 March 2013 :: Students Given a Tour of The Construction Site

Balfour Beatty gave the student council a tour of the construction site to show the plans for the college... read more

13 March 2013 :: Mount Carmel Entrepreneurs in Action

Year 9 students were involved in two enterprise projects called the Mosaic Enterprise Challenge and Valentine's Market Day.... read more

12 March 2013 :: Drama Update March

A group of thirty Year 9 students visited the St. James Theatre in Victoria to see a production of Our Country's Good by Timberlake Wertenbaker. ... read more

12 March 2013 :: Mount students win gymnastic competition

Mount Carmel students have won the Islington schools gymnastics competition held at the Sobel Leisure Centre. ... read more

04 March 2013 :: Jack Petchey Awards February and March 2013

Congratulations to Melanie Deb & Lashai Modest Norville for winning the Jack Petchey for February and March.... read more

04 March 2013 :: Student Work Displayed in Islington Galleries

Islington Museum Gallery has an exhibition of Art and DT work from young artists from Mount Carmel College.... read more

01 March 2013 :: Students Watch Almeida Theatre Production

On Wednesday 27th February the Year 10 GCSE Drama class went to see a production of The Turn of the Screw as part of their residency work with the Almeida Theatre in Islington.... read more

01 March 2013 :: Saturday School 2nd March

Saturday revision on the 2nd March 2013 will cover Maths and English.... read more

28 February 2013 :: Year 11 Creative Arts Evening 2013

The college hosted a Year 11 Creative Arts Evening showcasing students art work, singing and drama talents.... read more

25 February 2013 :: Environment & Regeneration Newsletter

The Environment & Regeneration Newsletter shows an event featuring Mount Carmel students. ... read more

15 February 2013 :: Islington Young Consumer Competition 2013

Year 10 students took part in the first round of the Young Consumer Competition 2013, which was held at the Emirates Stadium on 7th February 2013.... read more

15 February 2013 :: City Safe Havens

Year 10 students from Mount Carmel were invited to the London Citizens launch of the City Safe Havens. The girls met with the Chief executive of the Islington Council, Lorraine Dinnegan and Cllr Janet Burgess. ... read more

13 February 2013 :: Old Vic Schools Workshop

On Tuesday 5th February, a group of Year 9 students took part in their second workshop as part of their membership of the Old Vic Schools Club. This time they were exploring the musical Kiss Me Kate before going to see it on stage.... read more

13 February 2013 :: Year 9 Geography Trip to Central London

The Geography Department took year 9 pupils on a trip to Central London to reward them for their enthuasiam in geography this year. ... read more

12 February 2013 :: Year 11 Half Term Revision & Controlled Assessment Clinics

The half term and saturday sessions are designed to help support students to complete outstanding controlled assessments or revise specific areas. Timetables for these sessions are available to view in this news article. ... read more

05 February 2013 :: Jack Petchey Award Evening

Every year the Jack Petchey Foundation hosts almost 80 Achievement Award Celebrations across London and Essex. The Islington awards evening took place on the 31st of January 2013 ... read more

01 February 2013 :: Year 10 Almeida Residency

The Year 10 Drama group have just started their residency project with The Almeida Theatre. For this project, theatre practitioners come into the Year 10 Drama lessons to work with the students, to develop an original performance piece.... read more

31 January 2013 :: Youth SACRE

On Tuesday 4th December, students from Mount Carmel along with other Islington schools met at Laycock Centre to talk about issues important to relations between people of different faiths and beliefs. ... read more

25 January 2013 :: Collaboration with The Donmar Warehouse Theartre

The Year 10 GCSE Drama students completed a very successful project in association with The Donmar Warehouse Theatre. The theme for the project was war, but seen through the eyes of the families and individuals that were directly affected by it.... read more

23 January 2013 :: Saturday School 26th January

Year 11 Saturday school resumes this Saturday 26th January at 9.15am. Subject covered this week are ICT, Technology, Maths. GCSE heritage exams will also be taking place please check with Mr Kaddouri or Ms Halat. ... read more

22 January 2013 :: Archway Library - 30th Birthday Celebration

The Archway Library 30th anniversary celebrations took place on Friday 18th January. Students from 7RP and 7EB took part in an interactive, fun packed poetry session with John Hegley.... read more

17 January 2013 :: Tender Drama Workshop

Over the last two weeks the Year 9 Drama classes have been involved in discussion and role play workshops provided by an organisation called Tender.... read more

18 December 2012 :: Cubitt Young Artists Exhibition

Mount Carmel Art Department has had a partnership with the Cubitt Art Gallery since last year, and as part of this collaboration some students have been working with artists at monthly workshops at the gallery in Angel, Islington.... read more

17 December 2012 :: Students visit Islington Town Hall

Mount Carmel Students visited Islington Town Hall to celebrate the Victory Day of Bangladesh.... read more

14 December 2012 :: Almeida Academy

The college continues to work closely with the Almeida Academy which is a programme of Saturday drama classes for children and young people aged 5 to 14.... read more

11 December 2012 :: Solar Cell Workshop

'Know Your Planet', a local company based in Archway, carried out a workshop with thirteen of our students. The aim was to show how solar cells can be developed and used as an alternative to traditional energy supplies for generating electricity.... read more

06 December 2012 :: Poetry Competition 2012

A competition has been launched for Mount Carmel students aged 7-14 to write a poem on any subject. This is to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the opening of Archway Children's Library.... read more

30 November 2012 :: Drama Update November

Update on recent student drama events occurring in November... read more

27 November 2012 :: College Global Entreprenuership Award

The college was thanked by the team behind Global Entreprenuership Week for the great work done by students and staff. They recognised ourevent as High Impact and provided the college with a badge and signature. ... read more

22 November 2012 :: Mount Carmel Christmas Card Art Competition 2012

Winners have been chosen for this years Mount Carmel Christmas Card Art Competition 2012... read more

22 November 2012 :: Ed Sheeran Message to the Choir

Ed Sheeran has sent another message to Mount Carmel Choir students after they sent a singing performance to him. ... read more

21 November 2012 :: PE Autumn Newsletter

A summary of the sporting stories for Autumn term... read more

21 November 2012 :: Enterprise Activity Raises Money for Charity

Students managed to raise £250 through their enterpise activity 'Bring the Outdoors in' during Global Entrepreneurship Week for the charity Youngminds.... read more

15 November 2012 :: STEM Careers Event 2012

A STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Careers event was organised as a joint venture with our Science Department and City & Islington College.... read more

14 November 2012 :: Visit to Platform Arts Centre

Year 10 GCSE Art students visited the Platform Arts Centre for some experimental drawing workshops. ... read more

09 November 2012 :: MyBnk-in-a-Box Grand Opening

The college this week launched MyBnk-in-a-Box which trains young people to run their own online and on site school banks, providing them with a safe, accessible place to save regularly and borrow interest-free loans to set up enterprises.... read more

08 November 2012 :: Netball News

Results from the girls netball league... read more

07 November 2012 :: Shakespeare School Festival

On the 7th November Year 9 and 10 students from the college were star performers at the Pleasance Theatre in Islington with their production of 'Macbeth'. ... read more

25 October 2012 :: Puffin Live Event

Thirty Mount Carmel students have been invited to attend the prestigous Michelle Paver Puffin Virtually Live Event (a live interactive webcast). ... read more

24 October 2012 :: Young Voice 2012

For the past two years the Young Voice Event has taken place in the LRC centre space. This event celebrates the multi-cultural diversity of the college community.... read more

22 October 2012 :: RM Learning Platform

We are currently experiencing problems with parent accounts in RM Learning Platform.... read more

22 October 2012 :: College Autumn Message from the Principal

A personal message from the Principal to parents.... read more

18 October 2012 :: Year 11 Progression Evening 2012

In order to give students as much information as possible about the options available the college is planning a Year 11 Progression Evening for Parents in order to outline the process.... read more

10 October 2012 :: Year 10 Trip to Portrait Gallery

The Art department took Year 10 GCSE students to the Mall Galleries and the National Portrait Gallery as part of their research into the work of artists. ... read more

02 October 2012 :: Honey Club Expansion

The Honey Club is now expanding into Angel and Mount Carmel students are invited to come to the launch event on Thursday 22nd November.... read more

28 September 2012 :: Printing Workshop with Central Saint Martins Art College

The Design Technology Department took students to the Central Saint Martins Art College. They spent a day with Print Tutors in the professional Print workshop transferring their designs onto fabric. ... read more

27 September 2012 :: Black History Month 2012

October is Black History Month in the UK; an opportunity to celebrate and raise awareness of black cultural heritage, history and experiences today.... read more

14 September 2012 :: Students Produce Video for International Conference

A short video was filmed in the LRC during July and presented by author Candy Gourlay at the IBBY international congress. This took place at the South Kensington campus of the Imperial War Museum, 23 - 26 August.... read more

03 September 2012 :: College Open Days

Open day dates for prosepective students or their parents/guardians to visit the college.... read more

31 August 2012 :: GCSE Results 2012

Another successful year for GCSE results at Mount Carmel Catholic College for Girls, with 71% of students achieving at least 5 A*- C grades and 24% of students achieving at least 3 A*- A grades.... read more

24 July 2012 :: Mount Carmel Retreat 2012

The yearly retreat for students years 7-10.... read more

20 July 2012 :: Islington Sports Awards 2012

Mount Carmel had two winners of the evening key stage 3 Islington school sports team of the year and key stage 4 sportswomen of the year. ,... read more

20 July 2012 :: College Summer Newsletter 2012

A newsletter showing the highlights of Summer 2012 at the college.... read more

17 July 2012 :: Summer of Sport 2012

There are a range of sporting activities available to students from Islington schools over the summer.... read more

13 July 2012 :: Kickstart KS4 Graduation

Over the summer term several year 9 girls have been working hard on the Kickstart KS4 project to prepare for their upcoming GCSE years at Mount Carmel.... read more

03 July 2012 :: Students Visit Tate Modern

The Art Department took 40 Year 7 students to the Tate Modern Gallery on Tuesday 3rd July 2012.... read more

29 June 2012 :: Maths Enrichment at Duncombe School

The Maths Department welcomed 60 Year 4 and Year 5 students from Duncombe Primary school for Maths enrichment work.... read more

28 June 2012 :: Exploring Maths Conference

On the 28th June 2012, a group of ten Year 10 students from Mount Carmel accompanied by Mr Rauf and Mrs McKenzie attended a conference titled “Exploring Maths” at the Royal Holloway University in Surrey. ... read more

27 June 2012 :: MyBnk Challenge

To reward our dedicated MyBank customers, a series of savings challenges have been held. The final of which is the Savings Challenge for a chance to win an Ipod Shuffle. ... read more

21 June 2012 :: Year 9 Project with Local Ecological Company

Fifteen year 9 pupils were selected to take part in a special project with a local ecological company called 'Know Your Planet'. The pupils used solar cells to make a mobile phone charger.... read more

21 June 2012 :: Stock Market Challenge

On the 19th June 2012 a group of 5 Year 9 students from Mount Carmel went to participate in the Stock Market Challenge at the City University London.... read more

19 June 2012 :: GCSE Art Exhibition 2012

The GCSE 2012 Art exhibition was a proud moment for the students who displayed their work for parents/carers, teachers and friends. ... read more

15 June 2012 :: Net Ball Team Win First Game in Summer League

Another win for the Years 7-9 Net Ball team... read more

15 June 2012 :: Changes to End of Year Arrangements and School Development Update

A letter from the Principal to parents detailing changes to the end of year arrangements and an update on the school development.... read more

13 June 2012 :: Sports Day 2012

Students from year 7 to 10 competed in the Olympic themed sports day.... read more

11 June 2012 :: Students Meet the Poet Laureate

Students from Mount Carmel College for Girls in Islington met Carol Ann Duffy, the Poet Laureate when she was giving readings of her poems in King’s Palace,York Way.... read more

08 June 2012 :: MC Stars Summer 2012

The new Student Stars newsletter is available to view in the Student section of the school website. This page acknowledges student achievement over the Summer term. ... read more

01 June 2012 :: Upward Bound Programme Success

Upward Bound is a Saturday Programme run by Cambridge Education at London Metropolitan University.It is an academic programme focusing on the core subjects fo English, Maths and Science but also incorporating a more variable curriculum.... read more

31 May 2012 :: Olympic Torch Created for Sports Day

Students at the college create an Olympic Torch for the College Sports Day.... read more

28 May 2012 :: The Past Guides the Future

Two former students of the college returned to talk to students in years 7 and 8 about there career paths into Medicine.... read more

25 May 2012 :: Under 15 Islington Football Champions

Year 9 and 10 college football team have become Islington champions winning a tournament against other local schools.... read more

24 May 2012 :: Students Given Key Roles in Islington Youth Council

The college is proud to announce that two students from Mount Carmel have been voted onto the Islington Youth Council., one of whom has been nominated as Deputy Young Mayor. ... read more

24 May 2012 :: Year 10 Revision Booklet

The GCSE summer 2012 examination series starts on Monday 21st May until Wednesday 27th June 2012. During the Whitsun half-term the College is running additional revision sessions, in Geography and Sociology.... read more

18 May 2012 :: KS3 Internal Exam Time Table

KS3 internal exam timetable attached for Summer Term 2012... read more

17 May 2012 :: LRC Update

Update of LRC events that have occurred in April and May.... read more

17 May 2012 :: Geography Trip to Brighton

On the 28th April Year 10 geography students went to Brighton to complete their GCSE Coastal studies work.... read more

09 May 2012 :: Year 11 Study Leave

Details provided for this years GCSE Study Leave... read more

01 May 2012 :: Students 'Pandora's Box' Themed Art Exhibition

Five Year 10 Art students are having their art work exhibited at the 'Together Our Space' Gallery on Old Street.... read more

01 May 2012 :: Students Collaborate in'The Duchess of Malfi' Workshop

Year 9 students continued their collaboration with the Old Vic Theatre, taking part in a workshop based around the play 'The Duchess of Malfi'.... read more

27 April 2012 :: Ed Sheeran's Message to our students

Ed Sheeran a successful singer/songwriter has produced a video message to the students of Mount Carmel... read more

26 April 2012 :: Year 10 Geography Trip

Information for parents about the Year 10 Geography trip to Brighton... read more

16 April 2012 :: Students Win Gymnastic Competition

Year 7 and year 8 girls took part in a local gymnastic competition.... read more

05 April 2012 :: Students Perform in Almeida Theatre

Year 10 GCSE Drama students performed an original 10 minute piece on the Almeida Theatre stage in March.... read more

02 April 2012 :: Choir Students Rewarded

The Mount Carmel choir were rewarded for all their hard over last term with a morning out at Hollywood bowl. ... read more

30 March 2012 :: MC Stars Newsletter 1

The new Student Stars newsletter is available to view in the Student section.... read more

29 March 2012 :: Easter Revision Timetable

The College is running additional revision sessions during the Easter holidays. ... read more

28 March 2012 :: Choir Raise Money for Marie Curie Charity

Students from the Mount Carmel Choir helped to raise money for Marie Curie Charity.... read more

27 March 2012 :: Global Generators News

The latest stories from the LRC... read more

27 March 2012 :: Student Exhibition at the Islington Museum

Students from Mount Carmel are having Art and DT work exhibited at Islington Museum Gallery.... read more

27 March 2012 :: Crossing the Bridge

During February and March Mount Carmel participated in the Writing through Art Kenwood House Project.... read more

09 March 2012 :: College Sport Update 2

Highlighting Sporting Achievement at Mount Carmel... read more

08 March 2012 :: Parent/Carer Adult Numeracy Classes

The Maths Department at Mount Carmel would like to offer the parents/carers of Year 7 students the opportunity to attend a free weekly Adult Numeracy Class run by staff.... read more

06 March 2012 :: Maths Update 1

Contains new Maths Newsletter.... read more

01 March 2012 :: Choir performance at the Catholic Head teachers' Conference

Mount Carmel’s Choir perform at the Catholic Head teachers’ Conference.... read more

28 February 2012 :: MFL Update 1

As GCSE preparation, the Year 10 students were offered the opportunity to soak up the Spanish culinary culture with a visit to a local Spanish restaurant. ... read more

23 February 2012 :: College Sport Update 1

Sporting achievement at Mount Carmel... read more

20 February 2012 :: Success for Mount Carmel in Consumer Competition

College came first in their group and second overall in event held at the Emirates Stadium.... read more

09 February 2012 :: Half Term Revision Events

A timetable of revision events over this half term is now available to view.... read more

08 February 2012 :: Year 7 & 8 Basketball Competition

Highlighting sporting achievement in the College.... read more

08 February 2012 :: Drama Department Update

Drama achievement from January and future events occuring in February,... read more

06 February 2012 :: Macmillan Cancer Support

Money raised from our college taking part in the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning... read more

03 February 2012 :: Young Persons Consumer Competition

Students from Mount Carmel will represent Islington in the Consumer Competition at the Emirates Stadium on the 9th of Feb.... read more

26 January 2012 :: Roald Dahl Story Time

The College community are invited to come along and listen to the wonderful stories of Roald Dahl, one of the greatest storytellers of all time.... read more

20 January 2012 :: College Sport Update

A summary of the sporting events that the College have taken part in.... read more

20 January 2012 :: Energy Efficiency Workshop

Workshops are open for parents in January & February to help make their home more energy efficient.... read more

18 January 2012 :: Cheverton Lodge Christmas Party

Mount Carmel students and staff went to the Cheverton Lodge for the 4th Annual Christmas Party.... read more

12 January 2012 :: Library Homework clubs

Islington libraries are to provide a homework club service for students atttending Islington school.... read more

20 December 2011 :: College Carol Service

Christmas Carol Service took place in St. Gabriel’s Church on Wednesday 14th December with over 100 students from the 3 schools taking part. ... read more

15 December 2011 :: Global Entrepreneurship Week

A Dragons Den event took place on 14th & 15th November in the LRC in conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week. ... read more

13 December 2011 :: Newsletter December 2011

The newsletter for this month gives key dates from January to March 2012, highlights student achievements and informs about events that the College has been involved with throughout December.... read more

07 December 2011 :: London Citizens First Assembly

The First Assembly of the North London Citizens was held at the Union Chapel, Islington with Mount Carmel students participating.... read more

25 November 2011 :: Student City Hall Art Exhibition

City Hall is hosting an exhibition of pictures created by current and previous GCSE students at Mount Carmel depicting their representations of violence against women, gender stereotypes and emotional conflict... read more

25 November 2011 :: NLC Annual Assembly Invititation

Parents are invited to attend this Annual Assembly to which Mount Carmel is a member of to help change the way local communities make politics happen in North London.... read more

14 November 2011 :: School Trip to Westminster Abbey

The Art and RE departments arranged an educational visit to Westminster Abbey on 4th November to take part in a workshop.... read more

11 November 2011 :: School Collaboration with Old Vic Theatre

Mount Carmel students began a year long collaboration with the Old Vic Theatre this week consisting of a workshop exploring the play 'The Playboy of the Western World'.... read more

08 November 2011 :: Shakespeare Schools Festival Production

Students from Mount Carmel performed a production of Hamlet as part of the Shakespeare School festival.... read more

01 November 2011 :: African Textiles Workshop

An African Textiles workshop was held in October and was attended by Year 7 and 8 students of Mount Carmel.... read more

18 October 2011 :: Newsletter: October 2011

Latest news from the College.... read more

18 October 2011 :: Year 11 Half Term Revision and Controlled Assessment

Article includes details and a schedule of revision events happening in the school over half term.... read more

17 October 2011 :: Student Highest Sam Learning User in Islington

Mount Carmel Student awarded for being Highest Sam Learning User in Islington.... read more

14 October 2011 :: Staff raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support

Staff coffee morning raises money for cancer charity.... read more

26 September 2011 :: Night of the Arts

An Opportunity to showcase young people aged 13-19's talent at the Platform in Hornsey Road... read more

22 September 2011 :: Black History Competition 'Young Voice'

Celebrating Black History month with a Poetry and Song writing competition.... read more

22 September 2011 :: Christmas card competition

Competition deadline is 19th October 2011... read more

16 September 2011 :: STEM Career Days at City & Islington College

Project focused on raising awareness of STEM careers for Year 9 (age 14) pupils at local schools.... read more

14 September 2011 :: Newsletter September 2011

Newsletter & Letter from the Archbishop... read more

12 September 2011 :: Mount Carmel Global Generators

Mount Carmel students help with Local Summer Regeneration programme.... read more

01 September 2011 :: College Open Events 2011

Open Evening 2011 - 28th September Open Days 2011 - 3rd - 7th October ... read more

31 August 2011 :: GCSE Results 2011

Mount Carmel achieved its best ever GCSE Results... read more