Community Update-September 15, 2016

Homecoming 2016-Welcome back, Alumni!

The Homecoming Football game will be held on September 23rd, 2016! We are inviting all FHS alumni back to our high school for an evening full of fun. Please join us for the following activities:

The high school will be open for memory tours at 5:30 p.m.

The cafeteria will be open at 5:30 for a place to gather and have a cup of coffee!

Please register at our Alumni tent! We are creating an Alumni Association and we need your contact information! Stay connect with emails about upcoming reunions and events!

The 2016 Homecoming Queen and King will be crowned prior to the game, at approximately 6:30 p.m.

At half time, our current band and alumni band will entertain the crowd! Want more information? See the MFMB webpage:

All alumni will be invited to make a tunnel for the current football players when they return for the 2nd half. Help us support the current team!

Our alumni cheerleader will be taking the field at the beginning of the third quarter to lead us in a few old school cheers! If you were a FHS cheerleader-we want you!! Please contact Kathy Swanzer Sklarek at 440-225-9775 for additional information. Also check the iAmFirelands Facebook page for updates and the cheer list!

We have a new Athletics Page

Firelands schools is now utilizing VNN for it’s Athletic Webpage. This service automatically posts updates on game changes and cancellations and sends notice of changes upon registration. Subscribers can customize their account and view team rosters, schedules, pictures and scores for both FHS and SAMS. A VNN free app is also available. Visit the new page here!

It’s Alive, 2016

The West River library branch will be hosting a  three-day seminar, where you can learn Hollywood-caliber makeup techniques to terrify your friends at your next Halloween party!

See this flyer wr-its-alive-2016 for additional information.

FHS Falcons in Action

Thr Sept 15 F/JV/V VB @ Buckeye 4:30 pm
Thr Sept 15 JV B Soccer @ Lutheran West 7 pm
Fri Sept 16 V Football @ Clearview 7 pm
Sat Sept 16 XC @ VASJ Meet 9 am
Sat Sept 16 V VB v North Ridgeville 10 am
Sat Sept 16 JV FB v Clearview 10 am
Sat Sept 16 JV VB @ North Ridgeville TBA
Sat Sept 16 V B & G Soccer @ Wellington 10 am / Noon
Mon Sept 19 F/JV/V VB @ Wellington 4:30 pm
Mon Sept 19 V Girls Soccer v Vermilion 7 pm
Tue Sept 20 F/JV/V VB v Black River 4:30 pm
Tue Sept 20 JV G & B Soccer v Oak Harbor 5 / 7 pm
Thr Sept 22 FHS HOMECOMING TAILGATE 5 pm
Fri Sept 23 HOMECOMING GAME V Oberlin 7 pm
Sat Sept 24 HOMECOMING DANCE 7—10 pm
Fri Sept 30 In-Service Day (No School for Students)

Press coverage:

High school boys soccer statistical leaders for Sept.13 

High school girls soccer statistical leaders for Sept. 13.

High school boys soccer: Firelands routs Brookside, 5-0

High school football: Firelands defeats Vermilion, 21-3