Chorus students perform National Anthem at the White Sox game on McAuley Night!

Fathers' Club raises money through McAuley White Sox Night!

Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

From left: principal Eileen Boyce O'Reilly '03, student speaker Cece Antonietti '22, alumnae speaker Jennifer Costello Fortner ‘94, valedictorian Thea Bueno '22, president Mary Acker Klingenberger '75, salutatorian Abbey Poppish '22, and vice principal of school culture Meg Griffn Gardner '99

Congratulations to our Fourth Quarter Macs with Merit Awardees!

These students were nominated and selected by a teacher or staff member on behalf of their honorable character, diligent work ethic, and notable contributions to the McAuley community.

Seniors sign letters of intent to play collegiate sports

Congratulations to (from left) Abby Manos (diving), Amelia Owolabi (volleyball), and Emma Urbon-Newman (water polo)

Seniors celebrate College Decision Day!

Juniors volunteer with Habitat for Humanity

Over spring break, a group of juniors and teachers joined up with Habitat for Humanity Chicago, helping build a group of homes

Mother McAuley is proud to have received the College Board’s AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award

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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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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