Overview
Founded in 1913 and among this country's leading girls' schools, Hockaday offers a rigorous, college-preparatory program for girls in grades 8 through 12 (boarding); and pre-K through 12 (day). Classes average between 14-16 students with an overall student/teacher ratio of 10:1. The campus extends over 100 acres in a residential area of northwest Dallas. Hockaday seeks to enroll a diverse student body. Currently 9 states and 12 countries are represented in our student body; 37% are students of color; and 3% are international students.
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Day S. Grades: Pre-K-12
All-girls
Urban
ESL: Yes
Tuition: $35,465
# of Students: 1,115
Teacher:Student: 1:10
International Student: 10%
AP Courses: 14
Endowment: $171,480/student
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 64%
SAT: 1455/1600
#121
US Day School
Matriculation
Ranking University/College Students
#2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1
#3 Harvard College 1
#3 Stanford University 1
#3 Yale University 1
LAC #1 Williams College 1
#6 University of Chicago 1
#7 University of Pennsylvania 1
#9 California Institute of Technology 1
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#15 Washington University in St. Louis 1
LAC #3 Pomona College 1
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#18 University of Notre Dame 1
#20 University of California: Berkeley 1
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#22 Carnegie Mellon University 1
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#22 Georgetown University 1
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#25 University of Michigan 1
#25 University of Southern California 1
#25 University of Virginia 1
LAC #5 Wellesley College 1
#29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1
#29 Wake Forest University 1
LAC #6 Bowdoin College 1
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#38 University of Wisconsin-Madison 1
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Fordham University 1
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#137 University of Alabama 1
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LAC #31 Kenyon College 1
#176 University of Arkansas 1
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#182 University of Houston 1
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LAC #39 Lafayette College 1
LAC #39 Trinity College 1
LAC #45 DePauw University 1
LAC #51 The University of the South 1
LAC #55 Connecticut College 1
American University of Paris 1
College of William and Mary 1
Columbia College Chicago 1
High Point University 1
Houston Baptist University 1
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Newcastle University 1
Providence College 1
Rollins College 1
Rutgers University 1
Towson University 1
University of California: Santa Cruz 1
University of Colorado Boulder 1
University of Minnesota: Twin Cities 1
University of St. Andrews 1
University of Stirling 1
University of Texas at Arlington 1
University of Texas at Dallas 1
University of Texas at San Antonio 1
University of Toronto 1
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AP Courses (Total 14)
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Environmental Science
French Language and Culture
Latin
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Computer Science A
Macroeconomics
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Environmental Science
French Language and Culture
Latin
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Computer Science A
Macroeconomics
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Statistics
Spanish Language and Culture
United States History
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Sports (Total 14)
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Diving
Fencing
Field Hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Diving
Fencing
Field Hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
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Arts (Total 12)
Chamber Orchestra
Choir
Dance
Drama
Music
Theater
Film
Filmmaking
Photography
Sculpture
Chamber Orchestra
Choir
Dance
Drama
Music
Theater
Film
Filmmaking
Photography
Sculpture
Studio Art
Debate
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs (Total 23)
House Council
Junior Classical League
Junior Engineering and Technical Society (JETS)
Mu Alpha Theta
Student Council
Mundo latino
neuro science club
DAD club
Biology Club
Airborne angel cadets
House Council
Junior Classical League
Junior Engineering and Technical Society (JETS)
Mu Alpha Theta
Student Council
Mundo latino
neuro science club
DAD club
Biology Club
Airborne angel cadets
World Records Club
Philosophy Club
Investment Club
Ping Pong Club
Disciplinary Council
Junior Proctors
Kaleidoscope
La Nouvelle
Memorial Arch Magazine (art & poetry)
Model U.N
Outdoor Adventure Club
Scrapbooking Club
Student Diversity Board
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Basic Info
Year Founded: 1913
Campus Size: 88 acres
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation
Application Info
Deadline: 01/13
Interview: Skype, On Campus, Others
Pre Interview: Required Vericant
Other Accepted Scores: ISEE
School Code:
TOEFL: 1750
SSAT: 3934
ISEE: 441750
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Brief Reviews (Total 21)
4.9/ 5
Detailed Reviews (Total 0)
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