February 12, 2018

Happy Birthday!

Glysie Galario
Mr. Ozbolt

Important Dates

Monday, February 12th – PTO Senior Picnic Planning, 7 pm, Cafeteria
Tuesday, February 13th – Parent Teacher Conference Night 3-8 pm, Click Here to Schedule
Thursday, February 15th – RESCHEDULED ACT Review Course (Registration reopened through Monday, Feb 12th)
Thursday, February 15th – Cookie Day
Thursday, February 15th – RESCHEDULED Spring Sports Parent’s Meeting, 6 pm, PAC
Friday, February 16th – No School, Conference Comp Day
Monday, February 19th – No School, President’s Day
Tuesday, February 20th – ISPTO Meeting, Washington Elem., 6:30 pm
Tuesday, February 27th – ACT Test for Juniors, Classrooms
Thursday, March 1st – Choir Concert 7 pm, PAC
Monday, March 5th – PTO Meeting, 11 am
Tuesday, March 6th – Band Concert, 7 pm, PAC
Wednesday, March 7th – Winter Sports Awards Night, 6:15 pm, PAC
Friday, March 9th – Yearbook Senior Wish Ads Due – https://hI illiarddarbyyearbook.weebly.com/senior-wish-ads.html
Tuesday, March 13th – Orchestra Concert, 7 pm, PAC
Thursday, March 15 – Cookie Day
Friday, March 16 – NHS Induction Ceremony, 8 am, PAC
Spring Break – March 19th-23rd
Friday, March 30th – No School
Prom – April 14th
Graduation – May 24th
Last Day of School – May 31st

For a full list of upcoming events and activities, go to http://www.hilliardschools.org/hdb/news-info/activity-calendar/

Follow us on Twitter: @Hilliard_Darby

School Flyers Page

Be sure to check our School Flyers Page for the latest flyers.

AP Test Information

Advanced Placement (AP) test registration has begun. Preferred registration is through My Payments Plus. You may also pay via cash or check to Mrs. Leeka in the Guidance Office.

• The registration window is 1/24/18 – 2/28-18
• Each AP test is $94. Students who qualify for free/reduced lunch have a fee of $53 per test.
• The testing schedule can be found here: https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/takingtheexam/ap-calendar
• If not paying through My Payments Plus, please fill out the registration form: AP Registration Form
• Contact Rachel Creamer (rachel_creamer@hboe.org) or Trevor Maggied (trevor_maggied@hboe.org) with any questions you may have.


PTO will be providing a staff meal for the night of parent teacher conferences Tuesday, February 13th from 4:30pm-6:30pm. Listed below is the sign up genius, please deliver all items to the Darby commons no later then 4:15pm on February 13th. We thank you in advance for your help with this meal, the teachers are so appreciative for all of your donations.


Darby Senior Picnic planning meeting is Monday, February 12  at 7pm in the cafeteria.  Please contact Joanne Pratt at jaker83pratt@columbus.rr.com

Did you know that the Hilliard Darby PTO helps sponsor the following:

  • Homecoming Courtyard
  • After Prom at Dave & Buster’s
  • Senior Picnic
  • Parent/Teacher Conference Meals and Teacher Appreciation

Donate today at paypal.com/giveback!

Don’t forget to support us throughout the year by signing up for Kroger Community Rewards or shopping at Smile.Amazon.com/ch/20-4284381.
If you have any questions about your PTO, please contact us at darbypto@gmail.com.

Follow us on Twitter!  @darbypto


Want to be on the Yearbook or Panther Press staff in 2018-19?  Click here for more information and an application.

Send your senior a congratulations note or let them know how proud of them you are by purchasing a Senior Wish Ad in the yearbook!  Ads are due by March 9th.  Place your order online at https://hI illiarddarbyyearbook.weebly.com/senior-wish-ads.html or use this Senior Wish Ad Form.



Athletic Information

Check out our athletic website for important information & schedules: http://www.hilliardschools.org/darb

Gymnastics – The Hilliard Darby Gymnastics Team claimed the Cardinal Division OCC Title at the Championship Meet over the weekend!  Gymnasts finishing in the top 6 for the Panthers were:  Bailey Miller- 4th on Beam, 6th on Bars, Kate Kline & Laurel Bonn Tied for 6th on Beam. The Top Finisher of the day was Chloe Shook- 1st on Vault, Bars, & All-Around, and 2nd on Beam.  Chloe Shook was also voted as Gymnast of the Meet for her amazing performances and great Senior Leadership.  The Panthers will be celebrating their seniors this Tuesday for their last regular meet of the season- come support the team as they compete at Davidson!

Swimming & Diving – Congratulations to Lexie McDonald for winning both the 50 and 100 yard freestyle events in varsity record times at Saturday’s Kenyon Sectional Swim Meet.  These wins Automatically Qualify Lexie for this Saturday’s Central/East/Southeast District Meet held at Ohio University.  Also qualifying to the District Meet were:  Taylor Leone, Mackensie Stellrecht, Natalie Wood, Madyson Leone, Halli Rinehard and Isa Quimba for the girls, and:  Riley Brokaw, Kendall Jones, Brady Bower, Maaz Baig, Malik Tarazi, Luke Snyder and Matt Logan.  Good Luck to Halli Rinehard today at the District Diving Meet and also to Hayden Apel tomorrow!

Go Panthers!