Community Update: May 16, 2019

Pride Day in Lorain County

Saturday, May 18th!

Aviation Day: May 18th

Aviation Day 2019

Summer Art Camp: Last Call

The Firelands Art Camp will be held on June 17-21 at FES  from 9-11am.

Enrollment closes this Friday May 17.

As of this moment, there are still a handful of seats in the 4-5 class and 6-8 class.

Applications are on Mrs. Tawil’s teacher page here:


South Amherst Community Picnic

SACP Community Picnic 2019 Flyer


Memorial Day Parades

Memorial day parade

Brownhelm Parade: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: Parade participants gather at 1:30 p.m. at the Brownhelm Historic School. Parade leaves promptly at 1:45 p.m. to march to the Brownhelm Cemetery

Kipton-Camden-Henrietta Parade: Sunday May 26, 2019

Parade Line Up: 1:30 p.m. in Kipton  Parade: 2:00 p.m.  Program: 2:30 p.m.

*Note: Rt. 511 will be closed for the Parade and Program in Kipton. For information please call 440-775-3944.

South Amherst Parade: Monday, May 27, 2019 @ 10 a.m.Village of South Amherst Memorial Day Parade. If your group is interested in participating in the parade, please contact Laurie at or 986-2222 ext. 5 by May 17th. For more information visit: website


The Class of 2019 will participate in the 65th Annual Firelands High School
Commencement Exercises, beginning at 7 pm on Friday evening, May 24th. If the
weather will not let us graduate that evening, the make-up time will be at 9:30 am on Saturday morning, May 25th.

Steak Fry and Benefit

German steak fry


Mosquitoes 2019


Brain Health

Brain health is important at all life stages, from pregnancy through the end of life. Whether you have a loved one with declining brain health or you want to learn steps to help prevent dementia, click here to learn brain health facts.

Effective Leadership Academy

chamber leadership

No School

Students will not have school on May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.

FHS Falcons in Action

Fri May 17 JVS Senior Ceremony (Palace Theatre) 9 am
Mon May 20 Honors Award Night at NR Lodge 6:30 pm
Wed-Thr May 22-23 Senior Final Exams (Block Schedule)
Thr May 23 Final Day for Seniors
Fri May 24 Senior Breakfast 7:45 am
Fri May 24 Graduation Practice 10 am
Fri May 24 65th FHS Commencement 7 pm
Sat May 25 Commencement (Make-up Date) 9:30 am
Mon May 27 Memorial Day—NO SCHOOL
Tue—Thr May 28—30 UNDERCLASS FINAL EXAMS Exam Sched
Thr May 30 FINAL DAY (12:30 Dismissal)
Fri May 31 FINAL DAY for STAFF