Festival VIP Parking

03-26-2018Festival 2018 News

FESTIVAL VIP PARKING? Reserved for you all day! VIP parking! no driving around, no shuttle, no hassle guaranteed. Ten spots left $100 each.

Win the Chance to Pie your Teacher in the Face!

03-26-2018Festival 2018 News

The OLMC Kid's Raffle is underway! Flyers went home recently regarding the class prize structure and incentives. But did you know that students who sell the following dollar amount of raffle tickets will get a chance to throw a pie at a teacher/administrator from 3:00-4:00pm during the festival:


Win $10,000 in CASH with OLMC's Super Raffle!

03-26-2018Festival 2018 News

OLMC is proud to present our annual Festival Super Raffle.

Grand prize $10,000
2nd prize $2,000
3rd prize $500


Festival Setup School Schedule

03-26-2018Festival 2018 News

On Thursday, April 19, teachers will dismiss their classes at 12:30pm to make way for festival setup. There is also no school on Friday, April 20. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the front office.

Calling All Bakers!

03-22-2018Festival 2018 News

This is your time to shine!!! Our bake sale team is asking each family to make (or buy) baked goods for the OLMC Festival according to the grade assignments below. Please bring items to Room 3B on Thu, Apr 19 & Fri, Apr 20 from 8:00am-6:00pm.


Festival Book Sale

03-21-2018Festival 2018 News

Do you have old books, games, or movies taking up space in your cabinets and shelves? The festival book sale is looking for the following new or gently used items:

  • Books
  • Games
  • Software
  • Technology Items
  • Music
  • DVDs/Blu-Rays

Jeans Day for 2-Liter Bottle Donations

03-21-2018Festival 2018 News

Each student is asked to bring in three 2-liter bottles of soda for this year's festival ring toss. This is one of the most popular events at the festival so we need everyone to pitch in. Each class with 100% participation will earn a jeans day at a later date. Please bring in your bottles of soda between March 19 and April 19. Thank you for your support!

Festival T-Shirts Now on Sale

03-13-2018Festival 2018 News

Come pick up your 2018 "Mt. Carmel Fiesta" Parish Festival t-shirt! Sales are every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from now until the festival. T-shirts are $10.00 each. Adult and child sizes available. Festival t-shirts are acceptable wear for school spirit days and for P.E.

OLMC Silent Auction Needs You!

03-13-2018Festival 2018 News

The OLMC Parish Festival Auction Committee is looking for donations to the silent auctions. We will take any new item, large or small!

  • Christmas or birthday gifts you would like to regift
  • Clean out your gift stash or birthday closet
  • Things you meant to return and now it’s too late
  • Season tickets you are not going to be able to use (ASU Gammage, Symphony, Ballet, Sporting Events)

OLMC Kids' Raffle

03-13-2018Festival 2018 News

The OLMC Kid's Raffle is underway! Flyers went home last week regarding the prize structure and incentives. Students who turn in $50.00 worth of tickets by March 28th will be eligible for a jeans day! Sell $250.00 in tickets and get a free festival ride wristband! Top selling students can also win:

  • 1st Place = $350
  • 2nd Place = $250
  • 3rd Place = $150

Festival Baskets Donations Needed

03-13-2018Festival 2018 News

It's that time of year again! OLMC is holding its annual silent auction during this year's parish festival and is asking our families for donations for our silent auction baskets. This is not mandatory, but very much appreciated. Your donation will enable us to create wonderful auction baskets to suit everyone's tastes! Please see the flyer for a list of items per grade. Please drop off your donations at the school office. For more information contact Carey Anthony or Michele Daley.

Festival Kickoff Coffree - Fri, Mar 16

03-08-2018Festival 2018 News

Home & School is hosting a "Coffree" social on Fri, Mar 16 before school in McCready Hall.

We'll be kicking off our 2018 "Mt. Carmel Fiesta" Parish Festival with our usual coffee and treats. Stop by and purchase your festival t-shirts, souvenir beverage cups, super raffle tickets and tickets for food, rides, and games for the festival. Representatives from this year's festival will be present to answer any questions you have.

Safe Environment Training Required to Volunteer at OLMC

03-08-2018Festival 2018 News

Just a reminder that all employees and volunteers of OLMC parish and school must have up-to-date safe environment training. Since school families are asked to complete six volunteer hours to our parish festival (per school contract), please be sure that any persons contributing to your family hours have this training completed before they volunteer.


Food Handler’s Card Required for Festival Food Booths

03-08-2018Festival 2018 News

Maricopa County Environmental Health Code requires all food booth volunteers at our festival to have a valid food handler’s card. Food handler’s cards cost $6.95 and are valid for three years, so if you have completed the training in the past three years, you need not take the training again until your card expires.


Volunteers Needed

02-21-2018Festival 2018 News

The festival committee is looking for volunteers from each class to coordinate with the homeroom parent volunteers and teachers to produce classroom projects for the festival auction. Each year, the students work together to produce one classroom project to include in the festival's silent auction. Past projects have included photography, canvas, pottery, or other craft projects. Please contact festival@olmcschool.info for questions or to volunteer.

Important Festival Information

02-08-2018Festival 2018 News

The 2018 OLMC “Mt. Carmel Fiesta” Festival is right around the corner!  The festival date is Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Each family is required to complete a minimum of six (6) volunteer hours for the festival.  Two of those hours may be completed prior to the festival week and at least four (4) hours must be completed between Monday, April 16 and Sunday, April 22, 2018.


OLMC Festival 2018 Mt. Carmel Fiesta! Logo Contest Winners

01-11-2018Festival 2018 News

The festival committee asked the talented OLMC students to submit designs for this year’s festival logo and they did not disappoint.  There was a total of 29 designs submitted, thank you for all the wonderful designs.

Congratulations to this year’s festival logo contest winners:

  • Winning Entries – Festival T-Shirt & Ride Wrist Band: Madeline Pabst (7B) & Ava Kohl (6B)
  • 1st Runner-Up – Festival T-Shirt: Evelyn Hall (4B)
  • 2nd Runner-Up – Festival T-Shirt: Ashley Gyhra (7B)

The winning designs will be used as a logo on the festival T-Shirts, souvenir cups, and all of our festival related items.  T-shirts will be on sale in the coming weeks.