Posts in STEM
What Young Alumni Are Saying About OLMC

“I am so grateful to have been accepted to the International Baccalaureate program at Morris Knolls. It is an internationally recognized course of study that stresses well-roundedness and critical thinking with a curriculum that emphasizes writing, thinking, communication skills and community service: exactly what I was already focused on at OLMC!

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Picatinny Arsenal Scientist Visits OLMC Middle School

Our Lady of Mount Carmel School hosted Dr. Lucian Sadowski, U.S. Army Picatinny Arsenal Engineer and STEM Astronomer to discuss astronomy, science and the military, cosmic radiation and the earth’s climate, and the relationship between the interstellar and the global. The conversation ranged far and wide as students explored both timely and timeless questions with a local expert who works in the field every day.

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OLMC Students win DePaul Catholic High School’s STEM Competition

Our Lady of Mount Carmel School (Boonton) was crowned champion of DePaul Catholic High School’s seventeenth annual Science Challenge. The Classical Catholic school, whose liberal-arts curriculum emphasizes an encounter with the Great Books, was represented by Aoife Flaherty, Sean Garry, Jude Huresky, and Molly Webber (all of the Class of 2018), and directed by Mrs. Ann Marie Cicala. OLMC faced stiffed competition from eight other schools as the students worked together to complete a demanding challenge of physics and engineering. 

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