Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year!

Welcome Back Falcons! Below you will find information that you might find helpful as we start the school year. Please mark your calendars for the important dates and enjoy the rest of summer! School Begins! First day of school: August 29, 2017 (for grades 1-12)   Firelands Elementary School Firelands Elementary Open House: August 28th* […]

FES Talent Show 2017

Twenty five talent acts took the stage at the annual Talent Show at Firelands Elementary School. These young boys and girls had to audition to be a part of the show and were brave enough to stand in front of 800+ people while they shared their art!   The students did an outstanding job! Talent […]

Oberlin Choristers Children’s Honors Choir

Each year in March nearly 200 singers from around Northeast Ohio in grades 4-6 are recommended by their school music teachers to participate in Oberlin Choristers Children’s Honors Choir. This year’s honor choir celebrated its 20th anniversary. The singers came together on Saturday March 18,2017 in the Historic Finney Chapel to create beautiful music.  This […]

FHS Art Updates April 2017

FHS Art Students Improve School Record in the 2017 Regional Scholastic Art Show The Lorain County Regional Scholastic Art Exhibition has been providing a program to recognize, exhibit and honor excellence in visual art from 7-12 grade students for 50 years. The 2017 exhibition kicked off Jan. 17 and includes artwork from 20 Firelands High […]

Congratulations to our Performing Arts!

Firelands has once again been recognized by the NAMM Foundation! For the fifth year in a row, we are one of 4% of districts across the nation receiving this prestigious award! The award program recognizes outstanding efforts by teachers, administrators, parents, students and community leaders who have made music education part of the curriculum.  Designations are […]

Student Registration for 2017-18

Will you be enrolling your student for the 2017-18 school year? If so, here is some information that will assist you in the enrollment process: Kindergarten registration has begun! Informational packets can be picked up at Firelands Elementary School starting today (April 3, 2017). Actual registration will begin on April 10th at the elementary school. […]

Superintendent update 3-22-2017

From the desk of Mike Von Gunten, Superintendent. While our facility issues have not gone away, as many of you know, we are taking a step back to assess what is in the best interest of our students, community, and the educational excellence of our district. Part of this assessment includes identifying all of our […]

Princess Whatsername-Special Performance!

  The choir students at South Amherst Middle School are pleased to present a special performance of Princess Whatsername for our retired staff members and local senior citizens! This performance  will be held on March 28th at South Amherst Middle School. We will be serving a light lunch before the start of the show! There […]

Raising the 21st Century Child

What Dangers face the 21st Century Child? We will explore this question at our free event on March 23rd at SAMS. Speakers from across Lorain County will be talking with our guests about dangerous topics that face our youth such as: Anxiety and the Elementary Student Bullying Career Trends and Occupations in Lorain/Erie Counties College Credit Plus […]