The Fourcast is the official high school student newspaper of The Hockaday School. The name is derived from the school’s Four Cornerstones: Character, Courtesy, Scholarship and Athletics. It is also a pun on the weather “forecast.”
This website is maintained by Web Editor-in-Chief Ashna Kumar and Assistant Web Editors Cheryl Hao and Shreya Gunukula.
Editor-in-Chief Jenny Zhu
Managing Editor Amanda Kim
Web Editor-in-Chief Ashna Kumar
Business Manager Maria Katsulos
Social Media Director Cheryl Hao
Copy Editor Elizabeth Guo
News Editor Sonya Xu
Features Editor Eshani Kishore
Arts & Entertainment Editor Aurelia Han
Sports & Wellness Editor Mary Claire Wilson
Perspectives Editor Heidi Kim
Photography & Graphics Editor Katie O’Meara
Cast-Off Editor Emily Fuller
Video Editor Shreya Gunukula
Staff Writers Amelia Brown, Neha Dronamraju, Maria Harrison
Faculty Adviser Ana Rosenthal
The Fourcast is written primarily for students of the Hockaday Upper School, its faculty and staff. The Fourcast has a press run of 1,200 and is printed by Dallas Offset, Inc. It is distributed free of charge to the Hockaday community. Businesses who wish to advertise in The Fourcast should contact Maria Katsulos, Business Manager, at mkatsulos@ hockaday.org. We reserve the right to refuse any advertising which is deemed inappropriate to the Hockaday community.
Opinions will be clearly marked and/or will appear in the perspectives section. Commentaries are the expressed opinion of the author and do not necessarily reflect that of The Fourcast staff, its adviser or any member of the Hockaday community. Unsigned editorials that appear on the opinions page will reflect
the official position of The Fourcast, but not necessarily the position of the Hockaday community.
The Fourcast staff may cover student, staff, faculty or alumnae deaths as the staff is made aware. We reserve the right not to cover a death based on relevance, timeliness and circumstance. Corrections and clarifications from previous issues will be found as designated in the news section.
Any questions or concerns about should be addressed to Jenny Zhu, Editor-in-Chief, at email@example.com.