Hilliard Darby High School
|Hilliard Darby High School|
|4200 Leppert Road
Hilliard, Ohio 43026
|Type||Public, coeducational high school|
|School district||Hilliard City Schools|
|Color(s)||Black, Columbia blue |
|Athletics conference||Ohio Capital Conference|
|Rival||Hilliard Davidson High School, Hilliard Bradley High School|
|USNWR ranking||45 of 1,453 Ohio high schools |
Hilliard Darby High School is the second high school in the Hilliard City School District in Hilliard, Ohio, United States. It is one of three high schools in the district, along with Hilliard Davidson High School and Hilliard Bradley High School. The school is located at 4200 Leppert Road, just north of Hilliard Heritage Middle School. Its mascot is the Panther and the school's colors are Columbia blue, black, and white.
The current principal is Joyce Brickley. She is Hilliard Darby's fourth principal, following Jeffrey R. Reinhard, David J. Stewart, and Ryan McClure. Stewart moved to Hilliard Bradley High School upon its opening.
Darby opened in the 1997-1998 school year, and despite a reputed capacity of 1,800, it held over 2,200 students during the 2008-2009 school year. The enrollment is once again below capacity due to the opening of Bradley, the district's third high school, in the fall of 2009.
- Jeremy Ebert – retired wide receiver of the NFL
- Taylor Price – wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks of the NFL
- Cory Michael Smith - actor, star of the HBO miniseries Olive Kitteridge and the FOX series Gotham
- Ethan Tracy - professional golfer
- Hilliard City School District
- Hilliard Memorial Middle School
- Hilliard Weaver Middle School
- Hilliard Heritage Middle School
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