• McAuliffe staff and parents believe in providing a rigorous, nurturing, and active learning environment for all children that ensures personal success, a life-long desire to learn, and civic responsibility.
     "Igniting unlimited possibilities for students!" 

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  •     Weds., Thurs. & Fri. are Minimum Days for Parent Conferences, school will be dismissed at 12:10 pm.
    If you would like to sign up for a conference with your child's teacher(s), please call the school office on Mon., 3/18 or Tues., 3/19 between 7:30 am-4:00 pm! The school office number is 714.816.3320.

       Lights, Camera, Kindness! The McAuliffe Visual and Performing Arts Department presents Spy TV Drama production & Film Festival on Tues., Mar. 19th & Wed., Mar. 20th. For more information, see the flyers.
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    The PTA Open House Silent Auction needs your help! The PTA will be holding their 2nd Annual Silent Auction and raffle at the upcoming Open House on Mar. 27th. Please consider donating items to the auction or ask any businesses that you frequent for their support using the letter and donation form. Donations are tax-deductible and should be submitted to the school office or by email to kekky@yahoo.com by Mar. 20th.

    Yearbook online orders are now open! Don't miss your last chance to preserve this year's memories through the purchase of the 2018-19 yearbook! The deadline to buy the 2018-19 yearbook has been extended to April. Go to jostensyearbook.com and search for "McAuliffe Middle School, Los Alamitos". The cost is just $35.

    Run Seal Beach will be Saturday, April 6th! Sign up now for the McAuliffe Eagles Team! Last year we had the largest team in the entire race (145+), and we’d like to go even bigger this year!!! Click here for registration instructions. If you have any questions or need help registering contact Jon Grillo at jgrillo@losal.org. Do you or do you know someone who owns a business who might be willing to sponsor the McAuliffe team t-shirts for the race? If so, email Jon Grillo. Go Eagles!!

    Los Al Unified presents "Parenting in the Digital VAPING World: Helping you navigate your child's digital world" parent information night on Wed., April 10th at 6:30-8:30 pm at Los Al High. This evening is for parents only. For more information see the flyer.

    Celebrating a birthday at McAuliffe? You can celebrate birthday wishes on the school marquee and at the same time make a wish come true for another child through the Make-A-Wish foundation. Click on this link to get started. If you would like more information, please contact Ms. Miller at vmiller@losal.org or the front office. McAuliffe is the most successful middle school with the Make-A-Wish foundation! Thank you for helping make wishes come true!

     The next College Day is Wed., Apr. 3rd, remember to wear your favorite college gear!

    McAuliffe Spirit Wear is available to order online! Visit www.casswimshop.com or see the flyer. When you complete your shopping, you will see different shipping options.

    Congratulations to Lee Nestlerode, McAuliffe's Hero of the Heart award winner for 2018-19! 

    For information regarding the Los Alamitos Unified BYOD program, click here.

    Box Tops for Education! Clip Box Tops for Education, send them in a baggy to school and have your student drop them off in the front office. 

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     Interested in making a difference in your child's life then participate in PTA by becoming a PTA volunteer! There are a variety of PTA positions open for the 2018-19 school year. For more information go to the PTA webpage.

      Ralph's Rewards program, please enroll to support McAuliffe when you shop! Click here to enroll. Use the following code to designate McAuliffe:

    Organization - McAuliffe Middle School PTA - Organization #81178

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      Sign up for Amazon Smile! Every purchase you make under your Amazon Smile account will support McAuliffe. Click on smile.amazon.com to learn more and sign up under McAuliffe Middle School PTA. Every purchase makes a difference for our students! 

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    Want to know more about what McAuliffe has to offer its students? Interested in sending your student to McAuliffe? Find out more about our school by clicking here.

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Principal's Message

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    Dear McAuliffe Parents and Families,
    We are so excited for the next couple of months in Los Al! As our students complete the third quarter, we look forward to celebrating their accomplishments in academics, activities, athletics, and the arts!
    In this issue:
    • Deadline to buy Yearbook approaching fast! Click here to order!
    • Save the Date! McAuliffe Film Festival and Spring Play, 3/19 and 3/20
    • High school registration: Save the Date!

    Keep dreaming big, Eagles!

    Dr. Ryan Weiss-Wright