In honor of Black History Month, our Black Student Union and Alumnae Office partnered to create a Q&A series celebrating distinguished Black alumnae. Next up is Avan Alleyne '16!
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The first step in the admissions process is to take the Entrance Exam at Mother McAuley on Saturday, December 4.
We had a wonderful morning hosting our annual Donor Appreciation Breakfast at Mother McAuley yesterday. Our scholarship recipients had the opportunity to meet their generous donors and thank them for all they do to support our Mighty Mac community!
Thank you to all who joined us for our Sacred Concert!
Congratulations to alumna Comfort Agboola '04, who was recently honored with the prestigious $25,000 Milken Educator Award!
Our ashes today remind us that we belong to God and to each other. We are one family. Let us pray for each other this season of Lent and recommit ourselves to living Mercy.
In honor of Black History Month, our Black Student Union and Alumnae Office partnered to create a Q&A series celebrating distinguished Black alumnae. First up is Jil Simpson Ross '82!
We welcomed four alumnae back to McAuley today to speak on a panel about their specialized career field in the Visual/Digital Arts & Marketing! Huge thanks to our participating alumnae for sharing their wisdom with the Mighty Macs: Megan McKenna '99, Kate Bewley '17, Karen Spears '13, Grace Turcich '16
Thank you for painting the town RED with us! We are blown away by the energy and generosity in the room at Celebration 2024. The funds raised will directly impact our students and families who need that extra support to attend Mother McAuley. Congratulations to our 2024 honorees: Bridget Gainer '86, Nora Gainer '88, Maureen Gainer Reilly '93, Mary Gainer, MD '96, and Sheila Gainer '99, who were presented with the Catherine McAuley Leadership Award; and Sister Marion Johnson, RSM, who was recognized as a Life Trustee.
Engineering Principles students Eliza Sweeney '25 , Jia Kamin '24, and Bertha Espinoza '24 (left to right) participated in the Illinois Tech Regional Bridge Contest last night. All three students finished in the top 10 (7th, 6th, and 4th place respectively).
Congratulations to Maggie Zuber '25 on qualifying for the IHSA Wrestling State Finals! We are MIGHTY proud!
McAuley will host a placement test on Saturday, March 2 for current 7th grade students who are interested in taking Pre AP Algebra during their 8th grade year. This class will be taught by a McAuley math faculty member, and will be held Monday - Friday mornings from 7:00-7:45am during the 2024-2025 school year.
The Mothers' Club is launching an online only graduation glove sale! Seniors are invited to order their gloves by April 14 to be ready for graduation!
It was a special night at the Senior Father Daughter Dance.
Congratulations to Grace Gambotz '24 for scoring her 1,000th point during yesterday's Varsity Basketball Game & Senior Night. We are MIGHTY proud of you!
Happy National Girls & Women in Sports Day to our 425+ student athletes and our dedicated athletics staff! On this special day, we are proud to announce that ALL of our Fall Sports Teams qualified for IHSA Team Academic Achievement Awards!
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
19 Advanced Placement Courses
7 Academic Honors Societies