Softball team wins Regional Championship

Water polo wins second place in IHSA state tournament

Senior Olympics

College Decision Day for the Class of 2023

Junior Class Ring and Pin Blessing

International Thespian Society Induction

Soccer team volunteers at Special Olympics event

Ms. Clarisol Duque, the State Director of the Office of U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, meets with Latinas Lead

Class of 2023 Senior Prom

Performing Arts students visit New York City over Spring Break

McAuley earns College Board AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award for the third year in a row 

State-of-the-art Turf Field Installed

A McAuley Girl is...

Anything but typical. She is kind and compassionate. She is a problem solver and a future-ready leader. She doesn't just fit in, she stands out. Empowered by our dynamic curricular offerings and talented faculty, she steps out of her comfort zone to discover her best self.

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Our rigorous curriculum raises the bar for academic success. We offer the very best combination of a college-prep and liberal arts program.

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Become a Mighty Mac

A Mighty Mac enjoys limitless opportunities. She explores fearlessly, confident in the guidance provided by teachers, counselors and coaches.

The first step in the admissions process is to take the Entrance Exam at Mother McAuley on Saturday, December 4. 

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News & Events

Class of 2027 scholarship recipients celebrated

We held our Incoming Freshman Scholarship Night this week and are filled with pride to announce we granted $694,000 in merit-based scholarships to the Class of 2027 for their four years at McAuley.

Congratulations to all the recipients! We are so excited for you to join our McAuley family.

McAuley celebrates the commencement ceremony for the Class of 2023

On Sunday, May 21, the Class of 2023 donned their white gowns and received their diplomas, joining our community of more than 28,750 alumnae. These young women walked across the stage with a strong sense of self, an appreciation of our Mercy values, and gratitude for the friendships and experiences that will carry them through college and careers. Already accomplished, they possess the confidence and knowledge to achieve anything!

Join us for McAuley White Sox Night

The Mother McAuley Fathers' Club and Alumnae Office invite you to join us for McAuley White Sox Night on Friday, June 2, 2023! The Chicago White Sox take on the Detroit Tigers in a 7:10pm game. Tickets are $40 per person, and the first 500 tickets sold will receive a complimentary hat!

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Where we’ve gone on to excel

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By the Numbers

100% College acceptance rate for the past 10 graduating classes

12:1 Student teacher ratio

71% Faculty hold a Master's Degree or higher

29 Average upper quartile ACT score

28,500 Alumnae

20 Advanced Placement Courses

6 Academic Honors Societies 

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