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More events coming soon!


​​​​​​​BASH 2020 has been postponed!  The new date will be coming soon!
BASH is still McQuaid’s most important fundraiser! The money raised goes directly to the Annual Fund providing more than 260 students the opportunity to receive a McQuaid education and become a Knight for Life!  You can participate in any of the ways below:

  • Tickets are going fast!!  Click here to purchase yours now!
  • Win a trip for two to France and the Beaches of Normandy! Click here for more information and to purchase tickets!
  • Attend one or more of our Pre-BASH Parties where all McQuaid families and friends are welcomed!
  • Volunteer your time: Click here for opportunities!
  • Donate a Gift: BASH relies on the generosity of our Alumni & Friends. Items donated will be used in our Silent Auction. You can also log onto our Amazon Wish List by clicking here.  You may also go to our Parkleigh wish list by clicking here.  Purchased items will be sent directly to McQuaid.

Mothers for Others

Blessing Bags for the Homeless – Thursday, March 26 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., McQuaid Keenan Hall
Mothers and sons mark your calendar to spend some time together for a good cause. We will be creating blessing bags to hand out to those in need. Assembling the bags is limited to ten mothers and sons, but more volunteers are needed to donate items for the bags. Please click here to volunteer or donate for this great cause.


More Mom Prom Pictures
Another round of thanks to the organizers and those who attended the Mom Prom back in January.  More pictures from that “Special Knight for Mothers” can be viewed by clicking here.

Community Bulletin Board 
Is there an event happening in our area that would benefit our parent community? Is your place of worship offering a workshop that reflects our McQuaid values and mission? If so, this is a perfect place to share the news! Please email the announcement and event details to to have it included on our McQuaid web site under the Parents’ Community Bulletin Board.

Volunteer for McQuaid Parents’ Association 2020
All parents/guardians of McQuaid students are part of the McQuaid Parents’ Association. Our PA Executive Committee has been busy planning for the school year and you are invited to become involved. Share your time and talents by volunteering as little or as much fits your schedule. Check the “Parent” tab on the McQuaid website regularly for opportunities. If you have any ideas of how we can better serve you, please contact us at

2019-2020 Parents’ Association Executive Committee Members

Elly Chiariello, P ’19, ‘22, Co-President

Laura Cullen, P ’21, Co-President

Cathy Tan, P ’19, ’21, Co-President​

Maureen McRae, P ’20, Vice-President

Joe Eduardo, P ’89, ’02, ’21 Co-Treasurer

Doug Jeff, P ’24, Co-Treasurer

Help McQuaid When You Shop Amazon Smile
How can online shopping with Amazon help McQuaid? AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices and services you know from The difference is when you shop at AmazonSmile a percentage of the price of your eligible purchases is donated to the charitable organization of your choice. So help support McQuaid each time you shop by setting up as your Amazon home page. To designate “McQuaid Jesuit” as your charitable organization, login with your regular Amazon user id and password, click on “Accounts and Lists”, “Your Account”, and under “Other Programs” you will find “Change your Amazon Smile Charity”.  Thanks for making this extra effort to support McQuaid!