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‘Tis the Season: How Hockaday Handles Bad Weather

//PICTURED ABOVE: Members of the security team Eric Roberson, Chris Kerr and Karyn McCoy monitor the weather.   Everyone knows how unpredictable Texas weather can be. With the spring season being a time of increased...

Boosting Bonton

In the Bonton neighborhood of South Dallas, it can take an hour and a half on public transportation to get to the nearest grocery store. As a result, the neighborhood often relies on the...

Boarderline: Boarding Bonding

Story by Elisa Carroll Photos by Elisa Carroll

Faces and Places: WinFo planner read for “A Night at the Met”

//PICTURED ABOVE: 1. Co-Chair Evan Johnston wears her “A Night at the Met” Winter Formal T-shirt. 2. The Winter Formal Committee created the invitation using the met logo. 3. Johnston and junior representative Avery...

Fewer exams in 2020: Upper School cancels two of four exams, looks to alternative forms of assessment

//PICTURED ABOVE: Members of the science department gather for a meeting about exams. This year, the Hockaday administration has allowed each department to individually make the decision to cancel or keep cumulative spring exams....

Taking Your Musicality to the Next Level: TPSMEA All-State

Orchestra and choir students from all across the state gathered in Richardson on Jan. 23 to 25 for the Texas Private School Music Educators Association (TPSMEA) Choir and Orchestra Clinic and Concert.  TPSMEA is...

2020 with STUCO

//PICTURED ABOVE: STUCO upholds their 2019-2020 theme of connection by making New Year’s resolutions.  2020! It is a new year and that means new goals. People make New Year’s resolutions to continue good practices,...

Boarderline: Ornament Ceremony

Story by Erin Parolisi Photos provided by Eugene Seong

Day in the Life of Kathy Fechtman

Story and Photos by Kate Woodhouse Photos from public domain

Making a Difference

//PICTURED ABOVE: Hockaday faculty members work in small focus groups with issues presented by the Hockaday Difference campaign. Since the arrival of Eugene McDermott Head of School Dr. Karen Warren Coleman, Hockaday has embraced...