Careful Planning Today Creates Opportunities Tomorrow

During World War II, then British Prime Minister Winston Churchill said, “He who fails to plan is planning to fail.” For the Hilliard City School District planning is an important part of our regular practices. Part of effective planning is having a vision that seeks every opportunity to make the most of district resources.

The Hilliard City School District has been blessed with great vision. Every fiscal efficiency permits our district to provide opportunities for students today. The strong leadership of the Board of Education, past and current administrators and our community leaders not only provided for previous students, but continues to ensure that we are able to prepare today’s students for tomorrow. Read More

Opportunities at the McVey Innovative Learning Center

Creating innovative opportunities for students to take advantage of today ensures that they are Ready For Tomorrow. This is why the McVey Innovative Learning Center offers unique courses like Business Academy, Mentorship and Teacher Academy that allow middle and high school students the opportunity to explore interests and see if a particular career is for them before they even get to college. At the MILC, students get to personalize their education to fit their needs so students are in control of their education and are ready for the demands of tomorrow’s workforce. Listen to some of the students in the Teacher Academy talk about the great opportunities the MILC has to offer.

Student Video Tops in the State

Hilliard Heritage Middle School eighth grade student Ryan Cochran is one of the top four students in Ohio for a video he submitted in the Ohio Digital Learning Day Competition. Ohio Digital Learning Day celebrates Ohio’s commitment to increasing student access to quality digital and blended learning. Ryan produced the video in his Media Explorations class. Public voting to choose the top video in the state is available on the Ohio Digital Learning Day webpage. Ryan’s video was also highlighted at the Ohio Educational Technology Conference. Voting ends January 31.

Chinese New Year

The Hilliard City School Chinese club celebrated at the McVey Innovative Learning Center to welcome in the Chinese New Year. Students and parents enjoyed food and fun as they began the year of the horse. The Chinese New Year is one of the oldest and most celebrated holidays in the world. The opportunity to expose students to new cultures helps prepare them to be Ready For Tomorrow.

Hilliard seniors nominated by Congressman Stivers for service in The United States Military Academies.

In pursuit of a nomination to a U.S. military academy, students submit an application and are interviewed by Congressman Stivers’ Military Academy Review Board. The Board evaluates the students on the basis of academic performance, leadership ability and community involvement. To receive a service academy nomination from Congressman Stivers, candidates must be an unmarried resident of Ohio’s 15th Congressional District, a United States citizen and between the ages of 17 and 23. Read More

Hilliard Schools’ Seeks Community Members for Education Advisory Council

Embracing the community through open lines of communication allows for diverse dialogue about district initiatives and priorities

Hilliard City Schools invites innovative and dedicated community members to apply for the district’s new Education Advisory Council. This group of 15 individuals will meet on a quarterly basis to discuss issues that are important in the world of education today and critical issues the school district will face. Read More

Substitute Special Education Assistants Needed

Hilliard City Schools is looking for Substitute Special Education Assistants. Ideal candidates must have the desire to work with special need students. If you are interested please email your name and phone number to director of human resources Roy Walker: Roy_Walker@hboe.org