Firelands Youth Basketball

Firelands Youth Basketball sign ups are going on now for students in grades 1-6. Forms need to be filled out and returned ASAP. You can download a sign up form here: FCYB Sign Up Form. Please note that the forms are the same as last years. Forms are also available in the office at FES. First […]

Winter Sports Schedules

The last regular game of the fall sports season will be played on October 31, 2014. The football team will face The Buckeye Bucks starting at 7:00 p.m.  Prior to the start of the game, the seniors who participated in fall sports will be recognized during the Senior Appreciation Night. Parents and students can check […]

FHS Fall Sports Wrap-Up

Golf: We had a very young and inexperienced team again this year with two freshmen, two sophomores, one junior, and only one senior on varsity.  However, our senior Mitch Hildebrandt had a great season as an individual winning the Sectional Tournament and placing Runner-Up for MVP of the conference.  As a team, our focus this […]

SAMS Fall Sports Wrap-Up

Football: The South Amherst Middle School’s 2014 7th grade football team’s record of 1 & 5 was not indicative of the team’s success. While the team only had one victory over Columbia on the year, they were competitive in every game they played. This was shown by only losing to Buckeye by 6 points and […]

Community Update – October 30, 2014

MARCHING BAND FALL CONCERT Come out to Falcon Stadium on Thursday evening, October 30th at 7:00 p.m., to enjoy the Mighty Falcon Marching Band Fall Concert. They have enjoyed a tremendously successful fall season as we look toward the finale of the fall season on Friday evening, October 31st. Fall Senior Appreciation Night Fall Senior […]

Finest Falcons – October 2014

Firelands Elementary is proud to present its Finest Falcons for October 2014. These terrific students were nominated by their grade level for demonstrating respect to others, responsibility for their work and their actions, and an overall hard-working attitude! The students were honored with a Principal’s Pizza Lunch, Certificate and Award. They will also be featured […]


THE BIRD’S EYE VIEW—Congratulations to the students who started a newspaper club at FHS this school year, and to Mrs. Ruple, their advisor, on the inaugural printing of the FHS Student newspaper. The paper is loaded with relevant stories and facts, all written by student journalists. The first edition was published for free and is available here. Editors […]

Grand Friends visit FES

During the week of Oct. 20th second grade students spent some time with their Grand Friends at FES.  Students were able to invite in grandparents, aunts, uncles, or special adults that are important to them.  Guests arrived at 1:30 and completed a variety of activities with the students.  Some of the activities were bingo, a […]

PAC Shirts offered for Cross County

Congratulations to the boys’ cross country team. Earier in the season, the Boys HS team captured the PAC Championship. The HS Boys Cross Country Team qualified for Regionals by finishing 2nd at the DII District Race at LCCC. Also qualifying as individuals were Brennan Crawford – 4th, Ian Valerius – 13th, and Derek Reynolds – 14th. At […]

Academic Challenge Team update

Once again, the 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade Academic Challenge teams have been working hard. Our district is the only Lorain County District that has students in Elementary and Middle Schools competing. Our students compete against students from Erie County.  Students compete against other schools  in the categories of math, science, social studies, geography, […]