Mount Carmel RC Technology College for Girls
Mount Carmel Catholic College for Girls is a Roman Catholic, girls-only school in Islington, North London, England. The school was located in Eden Grove, Holloway before moving to its present location in Holland Walk, Archway.
The school doesn't have a sixth form, however Year 11 pupils are automatically given a place at leading sixth form City and Islington College. Mount Carmel performs consistently well with its GCSE results and in 2013 achieved its best ever results 80% of students achieving 5 A*- C grades including English and Maths which was above the national average.
As one of London's leading schools Mount Carmel continues to exceed national targets and thrive. They have not only produced many girls who have gone on to take degrees at Oxford and Cambridge but also Members of Parliament, Doctors, Lawyers and renown Journalists.
Mount Carmel is a small secondary school that provides a loving nurturing, family based community where the girls are encouraged to fulfil their potential, offering a wide variety of academic subjects for students.
During 2012 the school underwent a 10 million pound development project funded by the 'Building Schools for the Future Project'. The project was successful with the college fully reopening September 2013. A opening ceremony took place on the 18th October 2013 where the likes of Snow Patrol, One Direction, Ed Sheeran, FRIENDS cast sent video messages to the students. Template:Schools and colleges in Islington