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A New Community Leader

//PICTURED ABOVE: Sarah Crow and Isabella Shadle discuss matters of Habitat for Humanity. Sarah Crow, the new leader for Habitat for Humanity, will show her passion for this organization by making great strides for the...

Your World Today: 2018 Senate Election Edition

//PICTURED ABOVE: Voting is a privilege, and it is important to be an informed voter. The Fourcast knows that the media can be intimidating or that the business of everyday life can get in the...

Continuing the Quest for Quality Food

//PICTURED ABOVE: SAGE features many fresh vegetables each day in their lunch line. Hockaday cooks around 300 pounds of produce daily in order to feed the students, faculty and staff. Every morning at 9:15 a.m....

Catwalks for Community Service

//PICTURED ABOVE: Juniors Emma Roseman and Varsha Danda plan for a Hockaday-run fashion show that partners with Genesis Women’s Shelter and the Akola Project. The show will occur in March or early April of 2019...

Catching Up At Fall Alumnae Dinner

On Oct. 20, Hockaday alumnae met at Liza Lee Academic Research Center lobby and Hicks meeting room. Refreshments, canapés and jazz music entertained the guests while they, with their former teachers and friends, chatted...

Junior Celese Gierhart Works On Dallas Youth Commission

As students become invested in politics and current events,they begin thinking about activism.  While a news study by the Associated Press reported that 57% of American teens are pessimistic about our government and its...

Grand Jury Rattles the Nation

//PICTURED ABOVE: Catholic Churches across the world are recovering from recent priest abuse scandals. The Pennsylvania grand jury report was just the tip of the iceberg. DISCLAIMER: THIS CONTENT MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR YOUNGER...

Study Hard, Play Hard

//PICTURED ABOVE: A Lower School student relaxes on one of the new additions to the Lower School playground. This playground feature is just one of the many new structures on the recently-constructed playground. At 11:45...

From Spy Work to Sitcoms

//PICTURED ABOVE: Upper School history teacher Tracy Walder leads a Model United Nations club meeting. She has to balance teaching, working with students, sponsoring various clubs and raising her child while simultaneously writing her book....

A Wild New Class

//PICTURED ABOVE: Students from Hockaday’s new course Anatomy, Evolution and the Zoo: Intersection of Biology, Design and Community Impact and students from W.T. White tour the Dallas Zoo on Sept. 7. The two classes work...