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Once Upon a Nightmare: Senior Halloween 2018

Each year at Hockaday, seniors spend hours decorating the hallways and arrive two hours earlier than normal in order to put on one of the most famous traditions: Senior Halloween. This year the seniors...

Faces and Places: Forging Futures

As November begins, the seniors’ early decision college deadlines are due in a few weeks, with regular decision deadlines right around the corner: As a consequence, the college counseling offices have been bustling with...

The New and Improved Health Class

//PICTURED ABOVE: Students from Coach Nunez’s sophomore health class work on an identity activity. In previous years, Hockaday Upper School students would take quarter-long health classes. Now, sophomores and seniors take a semester-long health course...

Big Sis Lil Sis

PICTURED ABOVE // Senior Sara Grace Aldis and her Hockaday “lil’ sis” Lindsay Heusinger Brought to you by the Student Relations Board, the Big Sis Lil is program connects the newest and oldest members of...

Seniors Kick Off the Year at Allaso Ranch

On Aug. 20, 119 Hockaday seniors loaded up on three charter buses and traveled to Allaso Ranch in  Hawkins, Texas for the annual Senior Retreat. Lasting from Aug. 20 to Aug. 22, the retreat...

Farewell, Class of 2018!

On May 17, the class of 2018 and families gathered in the Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Theater for the Senior Farewell Program. The graduating class listened to speeches from their classmates...

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,...

How to Cure Senioritis When Studying for Exams

PICTURED ABOVE: The books of classes with exams begin to pile up. As the Class of 2018 gears up for their final set of exams, senioritis is at an all-time high. Here are six...

Class of 2018 Celebrate Unity at Senior Sleepover

PICTURED ABOVE: The class of 2018 and Form IV Dean Rebekah Calhoun pose for a grade-wide photo. Photo by Alejandra Suárez. Sitting on her air mattress and singing pop hits from the 2000s at...

Dear Underclassmen

PICTURED ABOVE: Seniors pose with their freshmen little sisters after getting dinner on a Friday night. Photo by Aurelia Han. Dear underclassmen, From the Class of 2018, we want to thank each and every...