Echoes of Carmel

Coach Hagadone: Making Volley Cub History!

Coach Hagadone: Making Volley Cub History!

Raleigh Lusignan, Writer

January 17, 2020

How are champions made? (Eight times!) With thirteen years of experience coaching MCA’s volleyball team, Coach Hagadone lead our Volley Cubs into their eighth state championship. Coach Hagadone was very hopeful going into the playoffs because she believed that her team has a strong core as well ...

Who are Our New 2019-2020 Faculty? Part One

Who are Our New 2019-2020 Faculty? Part One

Raleigh Lusignan, Writer

October 10, 2019

With eighteen new teachers, Mount Carmel students and faculty have a lot of new faces they're seeing in the halls. Let's get to know them! In this first edition, Echoes will feature Mr. McDougal, Ms. Rabalais, Ms. Delaune, and Mr. Williams. Fittingly, one of Mount Carmel’s newest editions to the maths depart...

Profiling MCA’s New Faculty 2018-2019! Part Three

Profiling MCA's New Faculty 2018-2019! Part Three

Raleigh Lusignan, Echoes Writer

April 16, 2019

Do you play tennis? Ms. Wainwright, one of Mount Carmel’s newest religion instructors, is an avid player and is also the coach of our school’s tennis team. When she isn’t practicing, she is studying for her Master’s degree in theology, and her favorite aspect of Mount Carmel is the spiritual...

Welcome Back Alum Teachers! New Faculty Return Home

Welcome Back Alum Teachers! New Faculty Return Home

Raleigh Lusignan, Echoes Writer

April 16, 2019

Ms. Yuspeh, the newest Civics teacher here at Mount Carmel, is, in fact, an alumni of the school. Her favorite memory of the school is Gym Day, and she is very fond for Tender Tuesday. Ms. Doran, her American history teacher, was a personal role model of hers. That, along with her love of sharing in...

Profiling MCA’s New Faculty 2018-2019! Part One

Profiling MCA's New Faculty 2018-2019! Part One

Raleigh Lusignan, Echoes Writer

December 11, 2018

Have you ever heard of the book Frankenstein by Mary Shelley? That was the book that inspired one of Mount Carmel’s newest English teachers, Ms. Waguespack, to start teaching. She is a fourth generation LSU graduate that went into teaching in hopes of sharing not only Frankenstein but all forms of literature to oth...

Spotlight on MCA Faculty & Staff: What was your first concert? Part Two

Echoes Staff

April 4, 2018

Music is a big part of our lives, but can you guess your teachers’ first concerts? We asked our faculty and staff to tell us about their first experiences! We had so many great responses that this is the second part! We featured the first half in February. Read on for all their great stories. Aimee Gerrets First Concert: New Ki...

Spotlight on MCA Faculty & Staff: What was your first concert? Part One

Echoes Staff

February 2, 2018

Music is a big part of our lives, but can you guess your teachers' first concerts? We asked our faculty and staff to tell us about their first experiences! We had so many great responses that this is only half; stay tuned for next month when we feature the other half of our answers. Read on for all their...

Teacher Spotlight: Mrs. Amstutz

Teacher Spotlight: Mrs. Amstutz

Audrey Reynaud

October 1, 2017

Mrs. Kelly Amstutz is a Western Civilization teacher at Mount Carmel Academy. It is her third year teaching at the school, and she is very excited for this school year. She has fallen in love with Mount Carmel’s community; Mrs. Amstutz says she loves how the school is like one big family, even though...

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