Ellie is a 2015 graduate of Ohio Connections Academy (OCA). She is from Coshocton, Ohio. Her sister, Emma, and brother John, are also graduates of OCA. At OCA, Ellie was able to apply her unique talents in advanced courses. Learn more about Ellie’s story below:
Ellie was a Gifted and Talented student at Ohio Connections Academy and enjoyed being able to work at a pace that suited her. Ellie also liked having supportive teachers.
Ellie’s flexible schedule gave her more time for extracurricular activities such as music, reading, art, 4-H, swimming, piano, and Girl Scouts. While at OCA, Ellie was also a member of the Coshocton Children’s Choir, PowerHouse of Southeastern Ohio (acting classes), and Footlight Players Children’s Theater. Additionally, Ellie volunteered at Friend of the Animal Shelter. Ellie’s honors and awards included winner of the Juried Art Show (PowerHouse), and Best in Show at the Coshocton County Fair.
Ellie currently attends Kent State University where she is studying fashion design.
I liked to work at my own pace at OCA. My teachers were awesome!