May 18, 2021

Happy Birthday
Ethan Hawk
Sarah Dornbusch
Alyssa Scott
Ian Chapman
Alexandra Jones
Aya Zouggar
Andrea Nava
Samantha Furr
Kavonna McGhee
Mr. Nickel

Celebration Videos
Click here to view videos from recent year end celebration ceremonies.

Graduation Parking Passes
All seniors will receive one free parking pass in the packet they receive at graduation practice.  A limited number of reduced rate graduation parking passes will be available beginning Monday, May 17th.  They are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  There is no limit on how many a student can purchase.  Student’s can purchase them in the main office during the school day for $3.   Parking will be $5 at the Schottenstein Center without a pre-sale ticket. Payment is cash or check only (payable to Hilliard City Schools).  Parents of students who are not in the building during the day, can come to door A1 and ring the doorbell.  We will bring the tickets out to you.

Graduation Practice & Senior Picnic – Wednesday, May 26th, 10 am, Main Gym & Fieldhouse
This practice is MANDATORY for students who plan to participate in the graduation ceremony and will begin promptly at 10:00 a.m.  The PTO will host a senior luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m. outside the fieldhouse doors.

Senior Pancake Breakfast – Friday, May 21st, 8:30 am
The Class of 2021 will hold their annual Senior Pancake Breakfast in the commons.  Seniors are asked to wear something to symbolize their future plans such as college, technical program, military, job, etc.  Tickets are $4 and can be purchased by clicking here.  Tickets will also be sold during the lunch periods in the commons beginning on Monday, May 13th and ending on the morning of the breakfast.

Sophomore Cabinet 2021/2022
Any current freshman who wants to apply for next year’s Sophomore Cabinet, click this link to complete the online application (Google Form). This needs to be done by 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, May 20. See Mr. Hunt in Room 245 with any questions.

May Cookie Day is Thursday, May 20.  We need your help with treats, so that we have enough for each student.

All treats must be individually packaged by the manufacturer, ie Hostess products, Little Debbies, individually wrapped cookies and treats for lunch boxes.  Please drop off treats at one of the following locations on or before May 19.

4215 Greenbelt Drive, Hilliard
2774 Shelton Court, Hilliard

1460 Bolingbrook Dr, Columbus

All of these locations will have collection bins on the front porch.

In a year of ups and downs, we will be celebrating our resilient Hilliard Darby HS Class of 2021 at this year’s Senior Picnic on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The SignUpGenius link is below. You can donate and/or volunteer. Thank you in advance for helping make this special! Please spread the word! It is a really fun event for the Seniors!


Girls Lacrosse
Hilliard Darby Girls LAX posted an impressive victory tonight over Beavercreek with a score of 13 to 8.  Lots of Laxers got in on the scoring, led by Sophia Iosue and Haylee Handrahan with 4 each. Abberly Dela Rosa added two more and Karissa Allbright, Ashley Powers, Lexi Lednik had one goal each.  Logan Card stood strong in goal again with another 7 saves.  Come support your Hilliard Darby Girls Lacrosse team when the travel to Dublin Coffman on Friday, May 21.

Help us build a new Athletic Performance Center
Supporters of Darby H.S. and Heritage M.S. are embarking on a once in a lifetime journey.  This journey will benefit both students and athletes for years to come. Please visit the DarbyAPC website for additional information and opportunities to make a difference.

Be sure to check out the Hilliard Darby Athletic Department website for important information and schedules throughout the year!

Panther Press
Click here for the latest Panther Press news!

Important Dates (subject to change)
5/18 – Theatre Final Curtain, 7 pm, PAC
5/19 – Choir Concert – off site
5/20 – ALL BOOKS ARE DUE to the Media Center
5/20 – Senior iPad turn-in during Government class.
5/20 – Choir Farewell Concert – off site
5/21 – Seniors Last Day of School
5/21 – Senior Pancake Breakfast, 8 am, Commons Get Tickets Here
5/21 – Senior Talent Show, 9:30 am, PAC
5/26 – Graduation Practice, 10 am, Field House followed by PTO Senior Picnic outside
5/26 – Outstanding Senior Fees Due
5/27 – Graduation, 7 pm, The Value City Arena/Jerome Schottenstein Center. Click here for ticket details.
5/28 – Last Day of School