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Seniors Haunt the Hallways

On Oct. 27, seniors continued the tradition of decorating the hallways for Halloween and scaring the underclassmen. This year, they transformed the Upper School into a carnival-themed haunted house. From clowns to mimes, each...

It’s a Long Story

Photo provided by The Cornerstones Yearbook A staple of the Hockaday community since 1970, Ed Long has become part of the identity of the school itself. Few members of the community are unfamiliar with...

Seniors Welcome Underclassmen to the Circus

On Oct. 27, the Class of 2018 celebrated Hockaday’s Halloween tradition, scaring underclassmen in the decorated halls of the Upper School. With the theme of Circus, proposed at the senior retreat at Allasso Ranch, costumes...

There’s a Scientific Reason Why People Like (or Dislike) Horror Movies

PICTURED ABOVE: The famous thriller “The Silence of the Lambs” (1991) introduced the infamous Hannibal Lector to the horror world. Photo courtesy of Flickr. Halloween is on its way and with the turning autumn leaves,...

Tips and Tricks to Creep it Real This Halloween

With Halloween right around the corner, it’s time for you to start planning how you will spend the spookiest night of the year. Will you attend one of the biggest, wildest parties? Will you...

Making Memories at Moxley

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Hannah Sipes poses in her clown makeup and costume. Photo provided by Hannah Sipes Haunted houses have been around since 1915 when the first haunted house, the Orton and Spooner Ghost...

The Boarder Line

On Friday October 28, boarding celebrate Halloween with a contest for best decorated door in boarding, a scavenger hunt around the Hockaday school and a costume contest at dinner. The costume results Most Scary:...

ArtsCast Episode 10: Frightful Fourcast Fun

On Halloween, no one is safe from the spooks and scares as witches, ghosts and vampires out to play. While the treats may be sweet, the tricks are wicked. We hear, the only way...

Since the AM: Leftover Halloween Candy Cookie Cake

Lots of Halloween candy laying around? Don’t know what to do with it? This is the perfect recipe for you! Loaded with your favorite Halloween chocolates, the leftover Halloween candy cookie cake is spooktastic!...

A La Daisy: Spotted on the Steps of the Science Building

For underclassmen, Halloween is a time for a good scare and finally discovering the theme. For seniors, it’s about keeping the theme a secret from curious underclassmen and of course, scaring the underclassmen. However,...