Community Update- January 30, 2020

  Honor and Merit Roll Students at SAMS and FHS who received Honor or Merit Rolls Status are listed below: The SAMS Honor and Merit Roll for the 2nd quarter of the 2019-2020 school year can be found here: SAMS Honor-Merit 2nd quarter 2019-20 The FHS Honor and Merit Roll for the 2nd quarter of […]

Valentine Hugs for Soldiers

    The Veterans Club at South Amherst Middle School teamed up with “Hugs for Soldiers” out of Duluth, Georgia to send some cards filled with hugs and encouragement to our deployed soldiers. Mrs. Budweg, Mrs. Doane and Mrs. Neal facilitate this club with the purpose of educating students in a variety of ways to […]

Boys Basketball 50th Anniversary: Wrap-Up

Earlier in the month, the District celebrated the 50th anniversary of the most successful boys basketball team in Firelands history! The boys 1969-1970 team is ‘the team to remember’ and we were honored to have the opportunity to recognize them, at center court, one more time. The Boys 1969-70 Team in 1969   The Boys […]

Community Update: January 23, 2020

Upcoming District Events Visioning Meeting: January 29 The Community Visioning Meetings will conclude on January 29th. As a reminder, these meetings are part of the Firelands Bond Issue campaign commitment with our community. The discussion will continue in regards to the vision for education in Firelands and how the build will support the concept. Join […]

SAMS partners with Friendship APL

Students in the SAMS Art Club are improving their art skills and helping local shelter animals find their forever homes! Below you will find drawings that were done by 6-8 grade students in SAMS Art Club. The club partnered with the Friendship Animal Protective League in Elyria to create drawings that help encourage people to […]

FHS Art Honored in Washington DC

In 1923 a group of students wrote to the White House asking for a decorated Christmas Tree to be placed on the South Lawn for citizens to enjoy. Since that day the annual Christmas decorations at the White House has been enjoyed by millions of people. This year our District was able to place its […]

Community Update: January 16, 2020

Military Appreciation Night! Any active or retired military members are invited to the Firelands Basketball game on Friday, January 17th as our guests in honor of Military Appreciation Day on January 18, 2020. The Falcons take on the Keystone Wildcats starting at 5:30 pm. Please identify yourself as a member of our military at the […]

Firelands School Board Update- January 2020

FLSD Board of Education  The Firelands Board of Education held their annual organizational meeting on January 13, 2020. During the meeting, Mr. Mike O’Keefe was elected President of the School Board and Mr. Tom Myers was elected Vice-President of the School Board. Both O’Keefe and Myers held the same positions the previous year. Members Mr. […]

Dr. John Zbornik: published author

Firelands own Dr. John Zbornik is a published author Dr John Zbornik, Firelands School Psychologist, recently published a paper with his colleagues upon his theory of Reading Anxiety he developed in 1988. Dr Zbornik has been working on this topic for 30 years and his idea is finally catching on worldwide.  Reading anxiety is a […]