ODE looking for parent/teacher input

Comment period now open for revisions to Ohio’s Learning Standards in English language arts and mathematics The Ohio Department of Education invites Ohioans to submit suggestions through April 5 as part of a periodic revision process for Ohio’s Learning Standards in English language arts and math. This feedback will help ensure the standards continue reflecting […]

Community Update- March 24, 2016

Health agencies note free screening available in Lorain County The Lorain County General Health District and the Cuyahoga County Board of Health announced that they can provide free breast cancer and cervical cancer screenings to eligible women in Lorain County.  Please follow this link from The Morning Journal for additional information. Open Enrollment The Firelands […]

Two coaches join FLSD

Welcome Coach Ziegler and Coach Pogachar! At the April 11th Board of Education meeting, two new coaches were approved to join the Falcon team. Please help us welcome Coach Kevin Ziegler for Girls Varsity Soccer and Coach Marc Pogachar for Varsity Volleyball for the 2016-2017 school year. Kevin Ziegler was approved as the new Girls […]

Community Update March 17, 2016

Taking Back OUR Communities Join Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and The Refuge in combating Ohio’s opiate epidemic by attending the “Taking Back Our Communities” conference.  Conference attendees will hear empowering perspectives from law enforcement, counselors, educators and faith based groups.  The conference will provide attendees with valuable insight and resources to take back to […]

Announcing formation of SAMS National Junior Honor Society

South Amherst Middle School is pleased to announce the formation of a chapter of the National Junior Honor Society. We will begin inviting student to join in the spring of 2016. When you were in school, chances are you took great pride in your academic accomplishments. Now, as a parent, you want to be sure […]

Academic Challenge Update 2016

Great News for our 5th-8th grade Academic Challenge Teams!  Previously, Lorain County Middle Schools did not participate in Academic Challenge competitions. This led our Academic Challenge advisers to search out opportunities for our students to be able to take part in these competitions.  The advisers were able to work with Erie County and they created […]

Community update – March 10, 2015

Addiction – “Let’s Get Real” The CDC says heroin and painkillers took 2,774 lives in Ohio last year. This makes Ohio rated #2 Drug Overdose Death State in the Nation. Let’s Get Reals mission is “to provide information, education, and resource assistance to families and loved ones in their journey from addiction to recovery.”  This […]

Community Update – March 3, 2016

LCCC Job Fair Job seekers can meet prospective employers at the Lorain County Community College  Career Fair from 12-3 p.m., Thursday, April 7 in the Spitzer Conference Center. More than 100 local employers in a variety of fields, including allied health and nursing, will be at the career fair. See a list of employers atwww.lorainccc.edu/careerfair. Attendees should […]