The voice of the student body

The Dial

The voice of the student body

The Dial

The voice of the student body

The Dial

Catie ORourke is deciding what to do with the ball as she travels down the field. She is maneuvering herself around a King field hockey player. She will be playing field hockey next year at Skidmore College.

Hackley Athletes Prepare to Play in College

By Ashley Currie, News Editor October 3, 2022

The Dial spoke to senior athletes Elizabeth Rudge, Ethan Ohm, and Catie O’Rourke to learn more about the athletic recruiting process. Senior Elizabeth Rudge is committed to playing lacrosse at Hamilton...

Student Reactions to New Schedule

Student Reactions to New Schedule

By Maura McGlarry, Opinion Editor October 3, 2022

Change can be a very difficult thing to endure. One of the biggest changes to Hackley's students’ and teachers’ lives in the 22-23 school year is the major changes to the schedule. Students have...

Marco Polos logo is a beach ball, representing the app, named after the classic pool game. It allows people to communicate from anywhere at anytime.

App of The Month: Marco Polo

By Ava Derby, Staff Writer October 3, 2022

Marco Polo is a communication app that allows users to send videos back and forth between friends. The benefit of Marco Polo is that it allows people to record videos and respond at their leisure rather...

This is what the Creative Center for Arts and Technology will eventually look like. Plans and pictures like these were drawn up well before the demolition to show to families and faculty/staff.

Site-clearing Underway for New Arts and Technology Center

By Aran Basu, Staff Writer September 30, 2022

In 2024, the rubble and construction vehicles that families, teachers, and staff drive by every day will be replaced with a new and strikingly modern building, starting a new era for the Performing Arts,...

The outside of Bibillé on Main Street.

Great Places to Grab a Meal in Tarrytown

By Kayce Park, Staff Writer September 28, 2022

Taco Project, Bibillé, Coffee Labs, Main Street Sweets, and Bistro 12 are Hilltop favorites in Tarrytown. There’s so many options and they are all great for everyone, especially upper school students. Anytime,...

All night long the student section kept the teams energy up. As it became clear that Hackley would pull out the win, students lined up along the sideline and began to chant. When the game ended, the excited fans rushed the field and celebrated with their team.

Redemption Tour: Boys Varsity Soccer Embark on their Journey for the NYSAIS Championship

By Charlie Perlman, Staff Writer September 28, 2022

If you were to turn right into Hackley School on Benedict Avenue and continue to the North Turf soccer field, you would find a dozen kids drenched in sweat in the middle of the New York summer heat locked...

Hunter Chapman ‘26 and Gabriela Nunes ‘26 focus on their game of chess in the library.

Students React to the Revised Dress Code

By Samantha Reyes, Staff Writer September 28, 2022

A new standard of dress has been implemented at Hackley this fall. Is it a step in the right direction, or a trivial difference? Albeit subtle, revisions to the dress code have been made for the 22-23...

Upper School Class President Steven Li presenting his speech to the Hackley community.

Community Council Update

By Akshi Khowala, Newsletter Editor September 28, 2022

Your voices have been heard… After a long bout of speeches and voting forms, the community council leaders for the 2022-2023 school year are Steven Li ‘23 as President, EJ Regalado ‘24 as Vice President,...

Sophomore Rafa Castro 25 completes one of the courses at Boundless Adventures, testing courage and skill.

Students Participate in First Friday Activities

By Olivia Houck, Staff Writer September 27, 2022

Boat racing and egg-dropping, are only two of the many events that students partook in on First Friday, an annual event where Middle and Upper School students can join in on a day full of activities, with...

Senior captains Dan Paridis(right) and JT Goswami(left) put on a spectacular performance with a combined one goal and two assists. The pair of wingers attracted louder and louder cheers with every juke on the Horace Mann defenders. Both seemed content with the outcome of the game but deadlocked on the road ahead to the playoffs.

Fall Sting ‘22: Hackley Fights Hard, Securing 4 Victories

By Caleb Bae, Events Editor September 23, 2022

The 2022 Fall Sting was a day to remember, filled with school spirit and Hackley dominating the competition. The day kicked off at 4:00, with the football team matching up against Long Island Lutheran...

Hackley students and faculty gather at Akin Common for Convocation.

Convocation 2022

By Bella Edwards September 23, 2022

As a new school year began, the Hackley community came together on Akin Common for Convocation. Convocation is a K-12 gathering to celebrate the start of a new school year. After two years of the event...

Freshmen Spencer Flaxman and Isaac Price spent time at sleepaway camp in Maine doing many activities like camping and hiking.

What Did Hackley Do This Summer?

By Rebecca Ingles, Staff Writer September 21, 2022

On trips from Ukraine to Mt. Kilimanjaro, the Hackley community enjoyed a summer filled with both work and fun. The school year can be a source of stress for many, and the summer break provides opportunities...

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