Solar Eclipse: August 21, 2017

As most of you probably heard, the United States, parts of Canada and Mexico will able to view one of the greatest phenomenon of our lifetime, a solar eclipse! This ...
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Marine Conservation trip to Dominican Republic in February

Exciting news from Señorita Rupp! Señorita Rupp just came back from a training trip in the Dominican Republic and the trip has her even more excited for the McAuliffe trip in ...
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Summer Mailing 2017

Our summer mailing was sent out to currently enrolled families on July 27, 2017. If you have not yet received yours, you can expect to see it in your mailbox ...
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Celebrating Success: A Letter from the Chair of the Board

Dear McAuliffe Community and Friends, The Christa McAuliffe Charter School continued to see school and scholar success during the 2016-17 school year, McAuliffe’s fifteenth year of operations. As a community ...
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McAuliffe School Supply Lists 2017-18

McAuliffe's school supply lists are now available to download. The lists are available in English, Portuguese, and Spanish. Our summer mailing is being prepared this week. Enrolled families can expect ...
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Blue Whale Challenge

July 19, 2017 Dear McAuliffe Families, We are writing to make you aware of a new social media app that could have serious implications. This new app is called the ...
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McAuliffe Alumni Invited to U.S. National Team for Football

Shout out to Gabe Paixao, McAuliffe Class of  2016! Gabe was selected to the U.S. National Team Development Games event this summer as a Wide Receiver. He was hand-picked by the U.S. National Team ...
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Shout Out to Bring Your Own Bag Logo Design Winners

McAuliffe is proud to share the list of winners in the city's Bring Your Own Bag logo design contest. Many of the winners are McAuliffe scholars and worth noting is ...
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“Super Week” in the 6th Grade

This week, sixth grade Humanities classes kicked off "Super Week" in preparation for their upcoming culminating event on June 8th. Scholars in the three different classes have been researching different shoe ...
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Shout Out to Suyasha

McAuliffe 6th grade scholar, Suyasha Athuluri from Natick, Massachusetts, was honored as one of the brightest young students in the world at a recent awards ceremony sponsored by the Johns ...
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Message from Brian Prehna, Director of Student Culture re: 13 Reasons Why

I recently learned about the Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why. You may have too -- perhaps from a Facebook post, a parent-friend, or from your child. Because of teenagers’ draw ...
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2017-28 Student Travel Opportunities

We are excited to share that McAuliffe teachers will be hosting three student travel opportunities during the 2017-18 school year! Marine Conservation in the Dominican Republic (Feb Break) Bonjour, Québec ...
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Design a Better Mercedes Contest

Sixth grade scholars have been collaborating on teams for the Design a Better Mercedes Contest. Scholar automobile designers worked in groups in one of five specific categories improving upon existing ...
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Mercedes-Benz Design Challenge: The Big Reveal

Mercedes-Benz of Natick is proud to exhibit the gifts and talents of the Christa McAuliffe 6th grade Design students first ever Mercedes-Benz Design Challenge. Students from Trimester 2 and Trimester ...
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Super Social

We are counting the days until our Super Social on Friday, April 28, 2017. Tickets are $10 each, can be purchased at the door the night of the social, or in ...
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Rainbow Peace Flag Collaboration

The McAuliffe GSA in partnership with the Rainbow Peace Flag Project  are distributing 3'x5' flags. All flags are FREE and donations are welcome, as donations help to support the purchasing of ...
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Service Opportunities in the Community

Community service is an integral part of our program. Listed below are several opportunities currently open for scholars and their families. We look forward to hearing about your experiences volunteering at ...
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An Opportunity to Host a Student From France

We are pleased to inform you of an opportunity to host a French student this summer. The French students will spend 3 weeks in the United States with their host ...
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McAuliffe Communication Update

Thank you to all of the families who provided us feedback in last month’s Family Survey.  Based on the feedback we received regarding our communication practices, we will be eliminating ...
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Grafton Crew Service Project

Ms. Grafton's Crew is collecting aluminum can tabs for Shriners Hospital.  Retired officer, John Lotti, recently surprised the crew with a HUGE box of aluminum can tabs. He has been ...
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Seeking individuals to interview for spring expeditions

Teachers and scholars are starting to launch spring expeditions! As always, we try to include experts who can speak to our students and engage them in authentic, real-world learning. In ...
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Spring 2017 Event Information

Now that spring is officially here, plans are underway for all of our upcoming spring events. We have outlined below important dates. Please note the change in the 7th grade ...
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Couch to 5K 2017

This Saturday, March 18, 2017 marks nine weeks until McAuliffe's 5K Road Race.  Below is a couch to 5k training plan. With 3 workouts a week you can get in ...
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Birthday Wishes Granted

Scholars in Dumanksi, King, Richards and Sharrow Crews collected birthday party supplies and created 26 Birthday Boxes for the Newton based nonprofit organization, Birthday Wishes. Birthday Wishes’ mission is to ...
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Community Message re: Safe and Inclusive Community

Dear McAuliffe Community, In the wake of changes to federal guidance regarding rights of transgender students, I find myself reflecting on experiences supporting transgender and gender nonconforming youth who are ...
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