The Hockaday School is an independent, college preparatory day and boarding school for girls of strong potential
and diverse backgrounds who may be expected to assume positions of responsibility and leadership in a rapidly
changing world. With an enrollment of more than 1,000 students, The Hockaday School is the nation’s largest prekindergarten through grade 12 independent girls’ school. Ranked among the country’s finest college preparatory
schools, it was founded over a century ago and continues today to build on its original four cornerstones: Character,
Courtesy, Scholarship, and Athletics.