Register for Events

Lower School Parent Visits

The Lower School Parent Visit will take place 8:30-10:00 am with an optional tour to follow. Please click below to RSVP.

Middle School Parent Visits

The Middle School Parent Visit will take place from 8:30-10:00 am with an optional tour to follow. Please click below to RSVP.

Upper School Parent Visits

The Upper School Parent Visit will take place from 8:45-10:00 am with an optional tour to follow. Please click below to RSVP for an Upper School Parent Visit.

Boarding Student and Parent Visits

Please join us for Hockaday's overnight Boarder Visit.  Your daughter can spend the night in our boarding department; you will meet faculty, hear from students, take a tour, and more! Click the link below to register or contact Molly Averitt, Boarding Recruiter, at with questions.

Sunday-Monday, December 4-5, 2016
Thursday-Friday, January 19-20, 2017: Please call Molly at 214-360-6522 for availability

Admission Previews

Preview Day is a great time for the whole family to visit Hockaday, ask specific questions and learn more about the Hockaday experience.  We hope you can share part of a Sunday afternoon with our girls and our faculty.  You will have the opportunity to: 
  • Speak one-on-one with faculty and coaches
  • Tour the school with current students
  • Attend engaging and interactive breakout sessions
  • Visit with current parents
  • Tour the new Fine Arts Facilities
To RSVP please select one of the links below. 
Lower School Registration begins at 12:45 p.m. and the Program begins at 1:00 p.m.
Middle/Upper School Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. and the Program begins at 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 2, 2016 or Sunday, December 4, 2016

Inclusion and Community Panel and Reception

At Hockaday, we foster a community of concern and friendship within the student body, faculty and staff, families, and alumnae.  We invite prospective families to join us to learn more about diversity and inclusion at Hockaday. At this event, our Director of Inclusion and Community along with a panel of current students and parents will answer your questions about life at Hockaday. Following the panel, we hope you will stay and continue informal conversations during a casual reception. We will gather from 2:00p.m. - 3:30p.m. on Sunday, November 13th.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Financial Aid Information Night

Do you have questions about Hockaday's Financial Aid process and philosophy? Our informational night is open to all interested parents. The meeting will take place from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Boarding Applicant Overnight Visit and Boarding Family Visit

Overnight Boarder Visit Thursday, Jan. 19 - Friday, Jan. 20 
Boarder visits are great for the whole family to visit our 88-acre campus. On Thursday evening we will have a family dinner followed by a program and students will spend the night in the Boarding Department. Friday, January 20, will be filled with various programs and activities for parents while students visit classes for the day. Both parent and student interviews will be conducted at various times throughout the day on Friday, and your visit will conclude no later than 4:00 p.m. When you arrive, you will be given a personal schedule for the two day visit.
Hockaday will also be hosting a the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) on Saturday, January 21. If you would like for your daughter to test at this time, please visit to register.

Campus Tours

In addition to offering tours after each Parent Visit and during Admission Preview, our current students enjoy giving regularly scheduled campus tours.  These general campus tours will begin from Hoak Portico.  Please park in the visitor parking lot at the Welch Road entrance to the school.  Available times and dates below.  

Please click here to register for a Campus Tour.

Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.:
September 13, 2016
October 18, 2016
November 15, 2016
November 29, 2016
January 10, 2017
February 7, 2017

Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m.:
September 28, 2016
November 2, 2016
December 14, 2016
January 25, 2017
February 22, 2017
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