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Splashing Out of Senior Year

On May 11, the class of 2018 celebrated the end of their school year with a the annual senior splash day. With water guns, hoses, and even trash cans, the seniors sloshed water on...

Hockaday Community Celebrates One Another at Senior Awards Assembly

With graduation rapidly approaching,  the seniors’ excitement is buzzing; throughout the next two weeks, events like Senior Splash Day and commencement rehearsal will be celebrating the class of 2018’s accomplishments. On Monday, April 30,...

Upper School Rises to Action Against Gun Violence

At 10 a.m. on April 20 – the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre – Upper School students and faculty left their usual classes and gathered outside at the Margaret Doggett Crow...

ISAS Arts Festival Comes to an End

Senior Hockaday students sit on graduation terrace and listen to senior Genny Wood play guitar. Sophomore Angie Walsh poses with dances in the dance balcony. Sophomore Isabel Chavez claps for the Hockaday St Mark’s...

Gun Violence Forces America’s Youth to Take Action

On Feb. 14, a mass shooter killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fl. Since the tragedy, student activists from Parkland started a nationwide movement to campaign for gun control....

Senior Works to Combat Human Trafficking with Gold Award Project

When most of us think of Girl Scouts, the names “Thin Mints” or “Samoas” may come to mind. However, senior Kaleigh Beacham’s involvement in the organization transcends selling cookies. As a Girl Scout, Beacham...

Suarez to Lead Language Department

    Upper School Spanish Teacher Alejandra Suarez’s community presence at Hockaday is undeniable. Not only is Suárez a beloved Spanish teacher, she is also the current Form II Dean. Next year, Suárez will...

Youngblood Makes Her Mark

DONE BY DESIGN | Youngblood’s favorite graphic, “HOW TO BE BLACK,” educates viewers on the experience of being a black woman in America. Photo Provided by Avery Youngblood. Avery Youngblood ‘12 received Beyoncé’s Formation Scholarship...

Second Day of ISAS Takes Students by Storm

Hockaday and St. Mark’s Improv improvise a new location, performing in the Ownby Family Lobby after lightning alerts. While the Friday of ISAS is to be a fourteen-hour celebration of all things fine arts,...