Staff #iCare Program

At our opening staff meeting in August, Superintendent Mike Von Gunten introduced a staff volunteering program. The goal of this project is to have an opportunity for staff members to volunteer quarterly for various charitable foundations. On October 17th, staff from The Firelands Schools had its first volunteering opportunity! 29 staff members spent time at […]

MFMB at the Shoe

On October 14th the Mighty Falcon Marching Band (MFMB) participated in the Ohio State Band Invitational and performed brilliantly inside the legendary Horseshoe, Ohio Stadium. The band was fantastic at Buckeye on Friday night, and then traveled to Columbus after the game to perform early Saturday morning. The band received the rating of excellent at the Buckeye Invitational! Congratulations to the MFMB, […]

Firelands partners with Common VIEW

The Common VIEW Collaborative’s is a middle school, educationally focused collaborative in Lorain County. Common VIEW’s purpose is to improve health knowledge, develop communication and life skills, and support students in avoiding risk behaviors for middle school students. The two school districts participating in the collaborative are Midview and Clearview. Firelands is being brought on […]

Community Update – October 12, 2017

  Fire Prevention Week In a fire, seconds count. Seconds can mean the difference between residents of our community escaping safely from a fire or having their lives end in tragedy. That’s why this year’s Fire Prevention Week theme: “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!” is so important. It reinforces why everyone needs to […]

Community Update – October 5, 2017

Military and First Responder Night at The Falcon Stadium   All of our local Military (past and present) and First Responders are invited to The Falcon Stadium on October 20th for our  Annual Military and First Responder Night at The Falcon Stadium. The Amvet Riders will be with us to help us pay our respects […]

FHS Financial Aid Night – October 11th

The FHS School Counseling Department will be hosting the FHS annual Financial Aid night on Wednesday evening, October 11th, beginning at 6:30 pm in the FHS Library Media Center. Experts from colleges around the area will be at FHS that evening to describe the complicated process of financial aid for higher education purposes. One of the major reasons students do not pursue a four-year college […]

Community Update – September 28, 2017

SAMS PTG The SAMS Walk-a-Thon will be October 13th! This is our main fundraiser that helps pay for the Fabulous Falcons Breakfasts, some field trip busing, teacher appreciation and much more. Please consider donating. Donations of $25 or more receives a student t-shirt.  Thanks for your support! SAMS PTG Walkathon corporate SAMS Walk A Thon […]

Alumni Update – September 2017

Welcome to the September edition of The Firelands Alumni Update!   Nickolas Foster-Class of 2013 I graduated in 2013 from FHS. I have since been attending Ohio University for Business Administration and Applied Communication. It has always been my dream to own my own business, so I created Kernel Foster’s Gourmet Popcorn to help pay for my tuition and […]