Firelands is a Purple Star District!

PurpleStarThe Firelands Local School District has achieved Purple Star Designation from the Purple Star Advisory board and the Ohio Department of Education! Each of our three buildings applied for, and obtained this recognition.

According to the ODE, ” The Purple Star Award for military-friendly schools recognizes schools that show a major commitment to students and families connected to our nation’s military.”

Firelands offers assistance to our students who are connected to military families, at the building level. If you are member of a military family please let our military advisers know:

  • Firelands Elementary School: Mrs. Valerie Schuster @ 440-965-5381
  • South Amherst Middle School: Mrs. Debbie Neal @ 440-986-7021
  • Firelands High School: Mrs. Catherine Keener @ 965-4255

Online support can be found on our Military Webpage. Visit this page to also read about some of our outstanding programs, put on by our students,  in honor of  active and retired veterans.

You can read our  Press Release Purple Star here.

See our three notification letters below:

PS Firelands High SchoolPS South Amherst Middle SchoolPS Firelands Elementary School