Nearly 1,200 Hilliard students from Bradley, Darby and Davidson high schools will graduate next week at Ohio State University's Jerome Schottenstein Center.

Darby is the first commencement at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 24. Its expected graduating class is 396 students.

Darby's graduation speakers include class valedictorian Audrey Cowen, salutatorian and co-president Kip Burmeiste and class officers Kieran Davidson, Megan Ford, Ryan Hullinger, Lauren Iosue and Eni Nini.

"We are extremely proud of our graduating seniors. They have shown great leadership throughout their four years (and) every graduate has placed their stamp on Hilliard Darby in some way," assistant principal Matt Middleton said.

Bradley's class of 379 will graduate at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 25.

Speakers includevaledictorian Kovid Misicka and salutatorian Michael Parthun.

"We are so proud of the class of 2017. (They have) not only excelled in the classroom but in extracurricular and community-service activities," principal Mindy Mordarski said.

Davidson's expected class of 395 will graduate at 7 p.m. Friday, May 26.

Scheduled speakers include valedictorian Rachel Jakes, salutatorian Sarah Teater, historian Lia Ferguson and student-council representative Ian Cook.

"I am truly impressed with the class of 2017 and their outstanding academic, artistic and athletic achievements," principal Aaron Cookson said. "More importantly, I am impressed with their eagerness to serve in the community, willingness to lead by example and their innate ability to recognize and help each other out in times of need."