More than 300 graduating seniors received their high school diplomas this weekend as members of the Ohio Connections Academy Class of 2018.


On Saturday, as many as 220 graduating seniors travelled to Columbus from more than 60 Ohio counties to participate in the online charter school’s traditional commencement ceremony in Battelle Hall at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.


Twenty of the graduates were members of the National Honor Society while more than 100 graduated with honors.


Overall the Class of 2018 has received more than $1.7 million in college scholarships and awards.


Seth Busch of Kenton was among those who graduated with Ohio Connections Academy’s Class of 2018.