FHS is a semi-finalist for the Grammy Signature School Award

The GRAMMY Foundation® today announced that 120 schools nationwide have been selected as GRAMMY® Signature Schools semifinalists  for 2015. Created in 1998, the GRAMMY Signature Schools program recognizes top U.S. public high schools that are making an outstanding commitment to music education during an academic school year. Firelands High School is a Semi-Finalist for the 2015 Grammy […]

Thanksgiving Parade at FES

The students in third grade have been learning about the “Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade”.  This year is the 90th anniversary of the parade! The balloon characters were introduced to the parade, with the help of Mr. Tony Sarg. Attendance at the parades were increasing every year, but the spectators were having difficulty seeing the displays. […]

The Firelands Express

As most community members are aware, the Firelands Express is printed nine times per year and mailed to all members of the community, providing valuable information pertaining to the District.. The Express is also available electronically at Firelands Local Schools. If any member of the community is not receiving the print version of the Express, […]

Holiday Performances 2014

Sounds of the Season at Firelands Schools. Please join our students as they present their holiday concerts. Firelands Elementary School The 4th grade winter concert is December 18th . The concert will start at 6:00 p.m. in the FES gymnasium. South Amherst Middle School The 7th and 8th grade choir will present a concert on December 3rd. […]

Superintendent’s Legislative Update

In an effort to keep our community informed about legislative activity pertaining to education, Dr. Hill will provide legislative updates as they become available. The most recent updates are as follows (Facts in a Flash, Jennifer Hogue, Ohio School Boards Association, 2014): House Education Committee House Bill 228 limits the amount of time students spend […]


The Firelands Athletic Booster Club will be hosting an Apparel Blitz for Christmas. The Sale will be on November 22nd, 2014 at the Apparel Booth inside the Football Stadium. All items will be 10% off original price and the sale will run 11:00 am through 3:00 pm Saturday Only ! Free Hot Chocolate and Popcorn […]

FHS Students Compete in Art Show

The 2014 Lorain County High School Art Exhibition   The 32nd annual Lorain County High School Art Exhibition invites all public and private high school art departments in the county to enter work for this showcase.   The exhibition is hosted by the Midway Mall in Elyria from Mon. Nov. 3 through Fri. Nov. 21. You […]