Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving!
Giving Tuesday is a day dedicated to generosity and giving back, and about people coming together to do extraordinary things. This year, Tuesday, December 1, 2015 has been designated as a global day of giving. Get ready to invest in McAuley and help our students accomplish the extraordinary. Spread the word on Facebook and Twitter – use #MacGivingTuesday.
Eva Kelly '19, member of the diving team, is up for Athlete of the Month through Buffalo Wild Wings, and she needs your vote to win! You can vote once a day through Monday, November 30!
We are now accepting applications for the Volleyball Grammar School Challenge for 7th and 8th grade girls.
Have you heard of the Illinois Kids Campaign? Learn more today.
Congratulations to Frances Figel '16, whose cartoon was chosen as one of the five winners in the New York Times Editorial Cartoon contest. Seven students received honorable mentions.
Experience the Polar Express as never before! The Mother McAuley Choirs will bring the beloved story to life as they sing and dance along with the movie on our giant screen. Snacks, surprises and even a special guest are included. Tickets are $8.
Juniors Tyler Bentley and Marie Lynch wrote a 10-minute play called "Make a Difference," which was one of six plays selected to be produced during the 3rd Annual Illinois High School 10-Minute Play Festival at Eureka College. The festival, presented by Eureka College and the Peoria Live Theatre League, will run November 20-21, 2015 in the Pritchard Theatre on Eureka College's campus.
We are proud to announce that Eva Kelly '19 is the sectional diving champion after her performance on Saturday, November 14 in the sectional meet. She will compete in the state tournament on Friday, November 20 at New Trier. Congratulations to all of our swimming and diving athletes for a successful sectional!
We are proud to announce that Claire Mueller '16, Amy Balich '16, Jane DeJarld '16, Kaitlyn Johnson '16 and Kayla Caffey '16 have committed to play their respective sports in college.
Each month, students, faculty and staff are invited to vote for the faculty and student Mac of the Month. Congratulations to senior Erin Walsh and Mr. Patrick Sullivan!
Grammar school girls are invited to our upcoming events, including Girls Night Out on December 11 for 7th and 8th graders, and Grammar School Basketball Night for all grammar school girls!
The Father's Club is selling raffle tickets for their annual Christmas Raffle Drive. First prize: $3000 and an iPad.
As we welcomed more than 1,000 young women into the school in late August to begin the academic year, we introduced the new theme of "Open Every Door with Mercy." As part of the year's theme, we invite all students, faculty, staff, parents and friends to pariticpate in our social media campaign, using #EveryDoorWithMercy