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Hockaday Students Create Art for a New DISD Youth Center

//PICTURED ABOVE: A smaller draft of one of the panels that will go up in the center. Organizations including After8toEducate and Fannie C. Harris have been remodeling an old elementary school in Dallas into a...

Stealing the Stage at Kidchella

//PICTURED ABOVE: Hockaday Show Choir warms up in preparation for their performance of “Wings” and “Brave” for the guests at KidChella. Junior Chloe Johnson centers the stage, helping to lead their dance. The event...

Hockaday Hosts First Charity Fashion Show

On March 31, the first Hockaday Fashion Show took place in the Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Theater from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. The show was organized by juniors Varsha Danda and...

Helping With Habitat

A slab of concrete lays on the ground—the foundation of a house. After a long two months of hard work from high school students, a family gets a new house. This year, Hockaday and...

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...

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...

Donating for a Difference

//PICTURED ABOVE: Giving Back: Junior Madison Stringfield loads sports equipment into the back of her mom’s car. She will then donate this equipment to various different schools and community centers across the D.I.S.D. area....

Catch Up with the Cowboys

//PICTURED ABOVE: Showcasing their shiny new medals, Charles Gill Elementary Catch Up and Read graduates grin alongside their teachers. Catch Up and Read is a program focused on improving D.I.S.D. students’ reading skills and...

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...

Powerful Protagonist Inspires Young Girls

PICTURED ABOVE // Senior Paloma Renteria presents Powerful Protagonist student Ava Guen Sanchez with a rose and a certificate of “most enthusiastic.” Photo by Michelle Chen. Two of senior Paloma Renteria’s favorite things to...