Tape a Teacher Day at FES!

Recently, FES students were able to take part in a Positive Behavioral Intervention & Support (PBIS) activity, Tape a Teacher Day! PBIS is an approach used by our school to help establish evidence-based behavioral interventions to help students achieve success in social, emotional, and academic areas. For this particular program, students were able to use their […]

Makerspace at SAMS

Great things are happening at South Amherst Middle School! Recently, a Makerspace center was was added to SAMS to provide students a hands-on, creative way to design, experiment, build and invent in a school environment. It is a place for making, collaborating, learning and sharing designs with each other. A Makerspace allows students to deeply engage in activities […]

Community Update – March 29, 2018

Spring Break Spring Break begins on Friday, March 30th! Students do not have school on March 30th. School resumes on April 9, 2018. The Mighty Falcon Band Spring Fundraiser Brownhelm Historical Association Grandma’s Attic Sale Donation Drop Off | Saturday, April 7th & Saturday April 14th – 10-12pm | Historic Brownhelm School & Museum Clean […]

Student Achievement – March 2018

Josh Kelly 17 year-old Firelands High School student, Josh Kelly, from completed his third ride along with the Oberlin Police Department. During the ride along, Josh learned that his great-uncle, Michael Kelly, served as a patrol officer, dispatcher, identification officer and photographer with OPD from 1961-1980. 2018 FHS National Honor Society Inductees Congratulations to the 2018 […]

Safer Schools Tip Line

A safety tip line remains available to all students and adults to annonymously report threats to student safety.  The Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Public Safety launched the SaferOH tip line that will accept both calls and texts 24 hours a day. This tip line allows students and adults to anonymously […]

Community Update – March 15, 2018

Know! How to Talk To Your Kids About School Violence Download the flyer here Know-Teachable-Moment-March-2 Understanding Addiction: March 15, 2018   Spring Break Spring Break begins on March 30th. School resumes on April 9, 2018.   The Brownhelm Historical Association Congratulations to The Brownhelm Historical Association on thier 25th Anniversary!  The orignal founders, Marcia Cogar DePalma, Jody […]

Falcon Fuel at SAMS

Mrs. Ammar’s class at South Amherst Middle School has started a coffee shop called Falcon Fuel. The coffee shop was able to start thanks to the Friends of Firelands Grant and the Jim and Gail Meink Grant. The class made a grocery list for everything needed for the coffee shop and then took a trip […]