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Security update Security Update
As of March 12th, all visitors to our buildings will be asked to provide their full name and purpose of visit before entry is granted. Upon entry, visitors are required to show their drivers license or state issued ID. Thank you for your patience as we work to ensure the safety of our students and staff. 
Phone issues
We are experiencing phone issues at all of our buildings. We are working to correct the problem.  
spelling bee 5th & 6th Grade Spelling Bee
The 5th and 6th Grade Spelling Bee will be held on March 19th at 4:30 pm at SAMS.  
Peter Pan Annual Musical at SAMS
Peter Pan-A Musical Adventure will run on March 27 and March 28 at SAMS. Our 7th and 8th grade choir students will be presenting this musical during the evenings. Tickets will be sold during lunches. General Admission are $ 3, Reserved Floor Seats are $5. Checks made out to SAMS. 
2018-2019 Open Enrollment
Falcon SAMS Search Engine
Click on the 'Read More'  link for the  monthy newsletter. 
Cleaning, Paraprofessionals/Aides, Kitchen, and Bus Driver Substitutes are needed at Firelands Local Schools 
Falcon Building Advisory Committee
The BAC has been meeting for weeks to discuss the educational, safety, and overall facility needs of our district. This group is working towards a community based plan to address the multiple needs within our facilities. We invite you to visit the BAC webpage to see some of the issues the district is facing. Questions? Please email them to Mike Von Gunten, Superintendent. 
Academic Challenge logo Academic Challenge
Congratualtions to our SAMS Academic Challenge team! The are Prelilminary 1 Finalists and are currently in 1st place! 
Attendance Matters Attendance Changes in 2017
Please click here to read a letter regarding the changes that are to promote school attendance through House Bill 410. 
Text Notifications Emergency Text Notification
Would you like to recieve emergency text notifications from FLSD? Click here for additional information. 
Mascot Sam the Falcon Introducing SAM Falcon!
SAMS has a new mascot and his name is Sam Falcon! Read all about him here! 
Safety & Security  image Safety & Security
As a reminder, ALL Visitors to the learning environment will undergo security procedures.
Mission Statement created by students image Mission Statement created by students
The SAMS Student Advisory Committee created a mission statement! To learn more click here! 

SAMS Mission Statement

At SAMS, we respect ourselves and others.

We always do our best, and we Dare To Be Great.

We realize that everybody makes mistakes,

and we always give a helping hand, while

we are accepting of differences.

At SAMS, we are polite, we are respectful,

we are caring, we are responsible, and we are role models.

We never give up, and WE Never Say Can’t!

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2018-2019 Open Enrollment
Cleaning, Paraprofessionals/Aides, Kitchen, and Bus Driver Substitutes are needed at Firelands Local Schools 
Safer Schools
Safer Schools Tip Line
      844-SaferOH        (844-723-3764)
Operated by the Ohio Department of Public Safety- Office of Homeland Security
This anonymous tip line will accept both calls and texts 24 hours a day. This service allows both students and adults to share information regarding any safety concerns with school officials and law enforcement.

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Contact Information
152 West Main Street
South Amherst, Ohio 44001
Phone: 440.986.7021
Fax: 440.986.7022
Office Hours:
7:00 AM to 3:15 PM
School Hours:
7:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Serving Students in Grades 6-8
(440) 986-7021 ext. 3501
School Counselor:
(440) 986-7021 ext. 3503
School Counselor/Work and Family Teacher:
(440) 986-7021 ext. 3130
Athletics & Student Services
(440) 986-7021 ext. 3503
Attendance & Building Clerk
(440) 986-7021 ext.3500

"The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you".
B.B. King
100 Years of Education

Upcoming Events
5/6 Spelling Bee
Mon Mar 19 2018
Lunch and a Show!
Tue Mar 27 2018
SAMS Musical
Tue Mar 27 2018
to Wed Mar 28 2018

Spring Break
Fri Mar 30 2018
to Sun Apr 8 2018

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