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Juniors Learn to Lead

Armed with theme “Leadership,” the Class of 2019 assembled at Hockaday on Aug. 23-24 for their junior year retreat. Before the retreat, juniors took the Clifton Strengths Finder assessment to identify their dominant strengths....

Form II Bonds at Retreat

Form II students participated in a retreat on the Hockaday campus centered around the theme of empathy. On Wednesday, Aug. 23 they participated in many icebreakers and team building activities, including speed dating and...

Seniors Head to Allaso Ranch

Following back-to-school activities on campus and solar eclipse viewing on Graduation Terrace, the Class of 2018 loaded up and drove to Allaso Ranch to attend the Senior Retreat from Aug. 21 to Aug. 23....

Form I Camps at Allaso Ranch

Instead of making the five hour drive to Mo Ranch, the freshman class camped at Allaso Ranch in Hawkins, Texas from Aug. 22-24 to begin the 2017-2018 school year. Other than the changes in...

Nifty and Thrifty Reuses for The Fourcast

  Graphic by Shreya Gunukula – Views Editor

Where’d She Get That: Mrs. Lindsay

  Upper School science teacher Kirsten Lindsay-Hudak discusses her style, fashion inspiration and self-made clothing. Earrings, Passed down “I get most of my jewelry from my aunts and grandmothers.” Top, Self-made “I don’t really...

The Abroad Squad

After graduation, the Class of 2017 will be heading to different places. And while most seniors are leaving for colleges in the United States, some have decided to study for a semester abroad and...

Boarder Line: Hat Cake Dinner

On Thursday, May 11, the Boarding Department hosted its annual Hat Cake Dinner, a formal evening event that celebrates the graduating boarding seniors and the past year in boarding. At the dinner, seniors sit...

Longtime Hockaday Fixtures Retire

MARCELA GERBER Whether wearing a traditional flamenco dress, dancing on tables or leading a conga line, Lower School Spanish teacher Marcela Gerber never goes through a day without spreading her vivacious spirit and enthusiasm...

Proud of Proposing the Plaid

When visitors walk through the Hockaday hallways, they notice one thing besides the memes stuck to the walls: the iconic Hockaday plaid. Designed 62 years after Hockaday’s establishment, the plaid was introduced in 1973...