Monthly Archives: June 2013

Sophie Warren ’14 Elected Governor of Dirigo Girls State!

Congratulations to McAuley senior, Sophie Warren, who was recently elected Governor of Dirigo Girls State, an organization run by the American Legion for young women interested in government, politics and public service. Each June, for one week, girls gather at Husson College in Bangor and form what resembles a state government and legislature.  Historically, the… Read more »

McAuley Lacrosse Honored with Sportsmanship Award!

Congratulations to the Varsity Lacrosse Team, who were chosen by other lacrosse teams in the SMAA as the recipients of the Class A Eastern Maine Sportsmanship Award. The team received the banner on June 15 at the Class A State Lacrosse Championship.  The team was recognized for their  positive attitudes during the season, their respect… Read more »

McAuley Girls Help Camp Susan Curtis

On Tuesday, May 14, the Social Action Club sponsored a dress-up day to benefit Camp Susan Curtis, a summer camp for underprivileged children located in Stoneham, Maine.  McAuley students donated bug spray, sunscreen and money to this specific cause. At the last Social Action Club meeting for this school year, Mia Fisher, the Club’s newly-elected president,… Read more »

Thank you, Ms. Downing…

Head of School Margaret (Peg) Downing officially announced her resignation from Catherine McAuley on Thursday, June 13th, which will be concurrent to the appointment of the next Head of School later this year. Ms. Downing has been a strong steward of Catherine McAuley High School during her three years of tenure, expanding the Virtual High… Read more »

McAuley Girls Tackle Sustainability!

In an effort to improve environmental sustainability at Catherine McAuley High School, and with the goal of educating its students, several projects are underway to ensure the careful preservation of our resources. McAuley physics and environmental science students have partnered together to build – and produce – an innovative bike-powered milkshake/smoothie maker.  This effort is… Read more »

Rachel Taylor ’15 Treks Across Maine!

This past Father’s Day weekend, sophomore Rachel Taylor joined thousands of other cyclists and the American Lung Association in a journey across Maine, all while raising money to fight lung disease and increase awareness about the importance of lung health. The ride, known as The Trek Across Maine, is sponsored by the American Lung Association, the leading… Read more »

McAuley Yearbook Receives National Award!

Catherine McAuley High School NamedJostens 2013 National Yearbook Program of Excellence Catherine McAuley High School program recognized fordynamic and engaging yearbook. Jostens, the leading producer of yearbooks and student-created content, recently announced that Catherine McAuley High School’s yearbook program has been named a 2013 Jostens National Yearbook Program of Excellence. The National Yearbook Program of… Read more »

McAuley Girl Kudos!

Hearty congratulations to the following McAuley girls on both their recent & upcoming accomplishments: Sierra Stalker ’14 – Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference at Middlebury College (for further development of her poetic talents) Jill Ma ’14 – Haystack Art Institute (one of 50 exceptional art students from Maine) Taylor Whaley ’15 & Katie Call ’15 –… Read more »