Community Update – December 20, 2018

FES Quaker Night Tonight!

Join us Thursday, December 20th for FES PTG day at Quaker Steak in Vermilion! 10% of all food sales will generously be donated to the FES PTG. No need to show a flier or even mention it, just come and eat. It’s the last day of school before winter break, so wear your best ugly sweaters or pajamas and have fun!


FDA Recall – Infant Ibuprofen

The FDA announced a recall on brands of infant Ibuprofen concentrated oral suspension sold by CVS, Walmart and Family Dollar. Click here to read the FDA Recall.


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Most e-cigarettes contain nicotine, which is highly addictive and can harm brain development for adolescents and young people. Learn more:

PowerSchool App

Some parents have notified us that their student’s grades are not updating in PowerSchool. After checking with our provider, they suggest that everyone update the PowerSchool App that they use on their phone or tablet. This should update and fix some updating problems that people have been experiencing.

Substitute Teacher Job Fair

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Download the flyer here: Substitute Teacher Job Fair2 1-9-19

Looking for a Home in the Firelands District?


Alumna Sonsee Schram has a new listing within the Firelands District! You can see the home at 48623 Middle Ridge Road in Amherst! Click here to read more about this Firelands home!

Wrestling Dual moved

The Varsity Wrestling Dual meet vs Vermilion that was scheduled for December 13th has been moved to January 23rd.

Any questions please contact Athletic Director Ty Stillman at

Winter Break

Firelands will be closed from December 21—January 2nd for Winter Break. We will reopen in 2019 on Thursday, January 3rd.

Oberlin Heritage Center

January 15 at 7:15 p.m. Music of the American Civil War presented by Civil War re-enactor and musician Timothy Krugman. The event takes place at Kendal at Oberlin’s Heiser Auditorium (600 Kendal Drive) and is free and open to the public.

Brownhelm Historical Association

Paint-a-Slate on January 12th from 12-2 pm in the Carriage Barn at Mill HollowBHA logo

The Brownhelm Historical Association, in partnership with the Lorain County Metro Parks, is offering our annual Paint-A-Slate event once again this January! Bring the whole family out for a free, fun, crafty event. Choose your very own design to paint on a piece of historic slate. All paint, brushes, slate, and supplies will be provided at this FREE event!

Pre-registration required through the LCMP website at:

FABC Comedy Night: January 19, 2019

FABC comedy night

FHS Falcons in Action

Fri Dec 21 — Wed Jan 2, 2019 Winter Break—NO SCHOOL

Fri Dec 21 B JV/V BB v Black River 6 pm

Sat Dec 22 G JV/V BB @ Warrensville 12:30 pm

Thr-Fri Dec 27-28 Wrestling @ Medina Invitational TBA

Wed Jan 2 G JV/V BB @ Edison 6 pm


Fri Jan 4 B JV/V BB v Brookside 6 pm

Sat Jan 5 G JV/V BB v Brookside 1 pm

Mon Jan 7 Bowling v Avon Lake 4:30 pm

(Brunswick Zone in N. Ridgeville)

Tue Jan 8 B JV/V BB @ Brooklyn 6 pm

Wed Jan 9 Bowling @ Strikeout Lanes 4:30 pm

Wed Jan 9 G JV/V BB v Keystone 6 pm


In Case You Missed It

Winter Weather 2018-2019

FLSD Holiday Outreach

Student Achievement – November & December, 2018

Basketball Skills and Community League

Alumni Update – November & December 2018

This is the last Community Update for 2018. We will be back in January, 2019!