Community Update-June 8, 2017

Summer Meal Program

If you have school-aged student(s) in need of breakfast and lunch this summer, simply text “FOOD” to 877877. You will receive a message back with a location closest to you where they can receive free summer meals.

Different location are open very close to Firelands!

The Falcon Band Fundraiser

MFMB Jamies fundraiser 2017

Lorain County Free Clinic

The Lorain County Free Clinic (LCFC) provides quality health care at 5040 Oberlin Avenue Lorain, OH. Created as a partnership of community members, LCFC bridges the gap between adults without access to affordable or timely health care and the healthcare services they need. LCFC coordinates community resources for low-income residents of Lorain and eastern Erie counties, providing them comprehensive healthcare at low or no cost.

The LCFC is located at 5040 Oberlin Avenue, Lorain, OH. They can be reached by calling 440-277-6641 and you can visit their web page for additional information by clicking here.


2017-2018 Back to School Reminders

August 1, 2017: All FHS students involved with fall sports need to have physicals complete by August 1st to participate in practice.

 August 20, 2017: 6th grade Parent Orientation. Orientation for parents or guardians of incoming 6th grade students. Please join us at 6:30 p.m. in the gym at SAMS.

August 24, 2017: New student orientation for students (new to the district) in grades 6-8 at SAMS at 10:00 a.m.

August 28, 2017: Open House for students and families grades K-5.

  •  5:00-5:45 grades K-2
  •  5:45-6:30 grades 3-5

August 28, 2017: FHS Flag Dedication ceremony at home volleyball game vs. Vermilion

August 29, 2017: First Day of School and Open House for students and families in grades 6-8 at 6:00 p.m. New student orientation begins at 5:00 p.m.

August 31, 2017: Open House for students and families in grades 9-12 at 6:00 p.m. FHS New Student and Parent Orientation at 5:00 p.m.

September 1, 2017: Kindergartners first day.

September 4, 2017: No School-Labor Day.

October 20, 2017: Military and First Responder Night at The Falcon Stadium.


Vacation Bible School offered from The Sanctuary

Join us for our 2017 VBS! VBS will be held June 26-30 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. each day for children ages 4-11. There is no fee but space is limited so please register by clicking this link!

In Case You Missed It

Locker Clean Out for a Cause- June, 2017

 Firelands FFA 2017 State Convention

FES Talent Show 2017

Firelands High School Commencement 2017 

FES Bridging Ceremony

Local Press

New Firelands High School flag to honor Gold Star Family

Drury wins Best in Show, Firelands earns banner

Falcons soar at commencement, speak of loss, hope, and taking in the moment

GRADUATION PHOTOS: Falcons say goodbye

High school football: Stripes team takes star turn, wins Lorain County all-star game

High school football: Whitacre, Davis are MVPs of All-Star game