Hilliard Davidson High School is a four-year comprehensive public school of 1907 students. School is in session 176 days a year. The academic year is divided into two semesters with four nine-week grading periods. Class periods are forty-eight minutes in length.
Hilliard is a suburban, residential community located northwest of Columbus, Ohio. The District encompasses approximately 60 square miles which include portions of the City of Columbus, the City of Dublin, and five surrounding townships. The community is one of the fastest-growing in the state of Ohio with over 87,000 residents and over 16,600 school students. The district celebrates diversity through its current rapid growth.
Hilliard Davidson High School has 117 certificated professional staff. Of the certificated staff, 92 have earned advanced degrees.
Hilliard Davidson is a comprehensive high school that includes college preparatory, honors, Advanced Placement, dual enrollment, occupational, vocational and adjustment programs. Accumulation of a minimum 18 points on the 7 state A.I.R. tests, OR remediation free score on either the ACT /SAT, OR a minimum of 12 points by receiving a State Board- approved industry- recognized credential, as well as twenty-one and one-half credits, are required for graduation. Those credits must include:
|English – 4 credits||Mathematics – 4 credits (must include Alg 2 or Honors Alg 2)|
|U.S. Government – 1 credit||Science – 3 credits (1 credit Biology; 1 credit Physical Science)|
|U.S. History – 1 credit||Health – .5 credit|
|World Studies – 1 credit||Physical Education – .5 credit|
|Financial Literacy Elective – .5 credit||Digital Connections – .5 credit|
|Senior Capstone – .5 credit||Additional Electives – 5 credits|
Advanced Placement and Honors
Advanced Placement courses are offered in 2D Art and Design, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles, English Language, English Literature and Composition, European History, French, German, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, Statistics, U.S. Government & Politics and U.S. History. Honors opportunities are available in Algebra 2, Biology, Chamber Orchestra, Chemistry, Choir 400, English 9 and 10, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Science 9, Wind Ensemble, and World Studies.
* AP courses are graded on a 5.0 scale. * Honors Courses are graded on a 4.5 scale.
Class rank is determined by the G.P.A. We will begin using decile percentages to delineate students’ academic placement within their respective class. Beginning with the Class of 2022 and beyond, class rank will be eliminated.
The state-sponsored dual enrollment option is available to all students who meet the requirements of respective post-secondary institutions. The 3 digit code after course name represents the college/university where the specific course was taken.
2019-20 School Year: 258 students took 1076 College Credit Plus courses earning a total 3,095 credit hours.
Class rank is determined by the G.P.A. We will begin using decile percentages to delineate students’ academic placement within their respective class. Beginning with the Class of 2022 and beyond, class rank will be eliminated. The numerical grade scale is as follows: A = 90-100; B = 80-89; C = 70-79; D = 60-69; F = 59 and below. Grade Point Average is based on final grades in all graded subjects using the following scales:
College Entrance Exam Information
Average ACT Score: (2018-2019 School Year)
Composite Average: 22.8
SAT Overall Mean Scores: (2018-2019 School Year)
Critical Reading 593
Advanced Placement: (2019-2020)
Number of students tested: 444
Number of tests administered: 770
Percentage with a score of 3 or better: 73.6%
Post High School Plans—Class of 2019
Number of Graduates 461
- Post Secondary Education 81.3%
- Military, Work Force, Undecided 18.7%
High School Visitations
Colleges and universities are invited to visit Hilliard Davidson High School. A two-week advance notice is appreci-ated. All inquiries should be sent to: Hilliard Davidson Guidance Office, Hilliard Davidson High School, 5100 Davidson Road, Hilliard, OH 43026, or call 614-921-7220.
|Brian Moore||12th Grade Principal|
|Matt Anderson||11th Grade Principal|
|Kristen Clausen||10th Grade Principal|
|Joel Assenheimer||9th Grade Principal|
|A to El||Miss Lindsey Palus|
|Em to K||Ms. Liz Polley|
|L to Rn||Mr. Tony Odenweller|
|Ro to Z||Mr. Cameron Foster|