Semester Exams are less than one month away! The Mother McAuley Counseling Department is offering a "Semester Exam Cram" to assist any freshmen student in obtaining brief exam preparation techniques during the final stretch. THey will address general test taking tips, as well as offer specific advice for answering true/false questions, multiple choice questions, and essays. The workshop will be held in Room 115/115A on Tuesday, December 2 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 3 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. and Thursday, December 4 from 1:45 - 2:45 p.m. Students should attend ONE session, whichever works best with their schedule, and they should be prepared with a pen and paper for taking notes.
Students in our Respect Life Club, as well as McAuley faculty members Teresa LeCompte, Michelle Hilliard, Deacon Bob Cislo and vice principal Sr. Lois, attended the Archdiocese of Chicago's Chastity Education Benefit on Saturday, November 15.
On Monday, November 17, we held a short program to celebrate National Signing Day, and our seven student athletes who have committed to continue their sport in college.
Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Haerther Scholars Elvira Alexander '18, Mary Grace Golon '18, Michaela Mariotti '18, Olivia Aleman '17, Kaitlyn Crook '17, Carina Razo '17, Mia DePatie '16, Mary Jennings '16, Allison Pater'16, Allison Broad '15, Dara Sanders '15 and Madeline Zuiker '15.
The Father's Club has set up a fundraisers at Clancy's Pizza Pub, where a percentage of your bill will go to McAuley. Learn more now!
Each month, students, faculty and staff are invited to vote for the faculty and student Mac of the Month. Congratulations to junior Tess Bowens and counselor Mrs. Nichole Carey!
The Brother Rice and Mother McAuley Band invites you to its third annual "Bandcake" Breakfast on Sunday, December 7 from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Brother Rice High School. Admission is: $6 for adults, $3 for seniors and children ages 5-12, and free for children four and younger.
Hundreds turned out to celebrate at the Mother McAuley/Saint Xavier Academy Alumnae Association second annual All-Class Reunion held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 on the school's campus.
Congrautlations to the seven honorees recently inducted into the McAuley Hall of Honor: Barbara Patrick O'Toole, SXA '55 (posthumously), Margaret Dee Merrion '67, Anne Edwards Cotter '73, Trish Biondo Soltys '85, Katie Schumacher Cawley '97, Kerry Ryan Lynch '98 and faculty member Sister Nancy Houlihan, RSM. A permanent installation at the school, the Hall serves to educate and inspire current and future students, and all who visit the school. This year's inductees were selected from more than 100 nominations.
The Father's Club is selling raffle tickets for the annual Christmas Raffle Drive, which includes cash prizes up to $3,000, iPads and free raffle tickets for an upcoming Blackhawks Raffle. Tickets can purchased from students or the online order form. If you ordered a wreath, pick-up will be held on Friday, December 5 from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
- TueNov25 Thanksgiving Prayer Service
- WedNov26 Thanksgiving Break (No Classes in Session)
- ThuNov27 Thanksgiving Break (No Classes in Session)