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They Can(Can) Create a Team 

//PICTURED ABOVE: Drill team members Celese Gierhart and Ellie Estes practice from 7:15 to 8:00 every Tuesday and Thursday in the morning at the Beth Wortley Dance Studio. In this routine, Gierhart and Estes...

Questions for Kate: How to Handle Hoco

As St. Mark’s Homecoming quickly approaches, it can be hard to discern how to handle homecoming and the unique problems it presents. Here’s my advice on how to have the best homecoming experience possible....

Once Upon A Winfo 2019

Saturday, Feb. 23, Hockaday hosted the 2019 Winter Formal. Filled with casino tables, a photo booth, a facepaint station and LOTS of dancing, Once Upon a Winfo was an immense success. The Hall on...

Q&A With Guest Dance Artist Kevin Jenkins

With sweet music and graceful ballet filling up the Beth Wortley Studio, Hockaday Dance Department hosted guest artist Kevin Jenkins to guide the master-class dancers and to stage the upcoming performance at the Spring...

Social Justice Not Extinct Through “Extinction”

PICTURED ABOVE // Hockaday senior Megan Ortman and her fellow dancers convey messages about social justice and world issues through their dance performance. Ortman thrives upon the stage as she and her peers bring to...

Winter Formal at Gatsby’s

On Feb. 24, Executive Student Council members, as well as Winter Formal Chairs Seniors Cheryl Hao and Lauren Puplampu, hosted the Upper School at 2616 Commerce Event Center for an unforgettable “Winfo at Gatsby’s.”...

Don’t Sweat Homecoming

PICTURED ABOVE: Then juniors Payton Hart and Julia Mitterer-Claudet dance at the 2017 Hockaday Winter Formal. Photo provided by Cornerstones staff. After 45 minutes of awkward conversation about family pets, favorite subjects and upcoming...

Senior makes YouTube Debut and Scores (Nearly) 1MILLION Views

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Dana Choi dances at 1MILLION Dance Studio, in Seoul, South Korea, to the hit song, “Nights With You” by MØ. // Courtesy of 1Million Dance Studio With a synchronized rhythm and filled...

HockaDance Assembly Spring 2017

Hockaday’s five dance companies performed their student choreographed dances in the Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Theater on April 24. If you missed it, or just can’t go a day without Hockadance…take...

(Winter) Formally In Charge

Though Winter Formal isn’t until Feb. 18, senior Lily Johnson is already in full-blown WinFo mode: she was recently appointed Chair of Winter Formal 2017. Johnson, an avid planner and lover of all things...