Tickets will go on sale for the fall musical on Monday, November 3. "The Wizard of Oz" will run November 20 - 23, 2014. All are invited to join us for the Father's Club Spaghetti Dinner on November 22 before showtime, and girls in grades 6-8 are invited to the Backstage Pass!
Current parents are invited to attend a comprehensive college financial planning seminar on Monday, October 27 at 7:00 p.m. The seminar will be delivered by Frank Palmasani, author of "Right College, Right Price" and creator of the "financial fit online program." The program will cover information on scholarships, financial aid, student loans and the college search process when financial issues are a factor.
Shannon Baker '17 presented a $8,700 check - the proceeds from her iVow2 event - to The Bridge Teen Center in Orland Park on October 21 during her lunch period.
Reporter Vince Gerasole from CBS-2 news was at McAuley on October 21 to feature the Brother Rice/Mother McAuley band, a few super-service students, our theatre program and our varsity volleyball players during the 5:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. segment. View clips!
Congratulations to our Mighty Macs! Varsity volleyball is the Autumn Fest Champion, JV volleyball is the Hinsdale Central Tournament Champion, golf came in 4th place in the GCAC Tournament, Tennis placed 5th in sectionals and cross country placed 3rd in the GCAC Tournament!
Support our basketball team next Wednesday, October 29 by visiting the Culver's in Evergreen Park! Let them know you're there for McAuley, and 10% of purchases will go to the team!
After school today, our Catherine McAuley Honors Scholars (CMHS) participated in an event with 10 young alumnae. The students split into groups and spent 5 minutes listening to and asking questions from each of the visiting alumnae to learn more about their college years and their careers.
The Father's Club has begun their annual Christmas Wreath Sale, which includes wreath of all shapes and sizes. Orders can be made online, or you can print out the form to return to the Main Office. All orders are due by November 14, 2014. They are also selling raffle tickets for their annual Christmas Raffle Drive, which includes cash prizes up to $3,000, iPads and free raffle tickets for their upcoming Blackhawks Raffle. Tickets can purchased from students or the online order form.
Mother McAuley hosted one of the nation's most competitive volleyball tournaments, The ASICS Challenge, the weekend of October 3 – 4. Twenty-five (25) schools representing seven (7) states competed for the tournament title, which went to our very own Mighty Macs!
McAuley art students were honored to complete the letter "E" for the Beverly Art Walk mural "You Are Beautiful." This mural will be installed at 103rd street and Walden Parkway in celebration of the first annual Beverly Art Walk, which will be held October 11 from 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Each month, students, faculty and staff are invited to vote for the faculty and student Mac of the Month. Congratulations to sophomore Shannon Baker and counselor Ms. Maura Kenny!
Purchase your tickets now for the All-Class Reunion & McAuley Hall Induction on Saturday, October 25, 2014. All alumnae are welcome to attend the event and catch up with classmates. Special celebrations for banner years will be held throughout the school.