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The Mission, Vision, and Beliefs
 

 
The Mission of the Firelands Local Schools

The mission of the Firelands Local Schools is to create a community of lifelong learners that will function as responsible, self-sufficient citizens of a global society.
 

The Vision of the Firelands Local Schools
 
Our vision is to provide our students with an educational system that:

 Creates learning practices, personal relationships, and physical environments that will support the teaching and learning of 21st century skill outcomes.

Supports professional learning communities that enable educators to collaborate, share best practices and integrate 21st century
skills into classroom practices.

Supports expanded community involvement in learning.

Cultivates knowledge, self-discipline, leadership, and character in all students.
 

The Beliefs of the Firelands Local Schools

All students can learn and will be prepared for lifelong learning.

The higher the expectation, the greater the achievement.
 
Excellence is achievable and always worth the investment.
 
A high quality environment is conducive to learning.
 
A positive collaboration between school and community will create a unified partnership.
 
A highly qualified and effective staff is intrinsic to the success of the educational community.
We Are The Falcons!
 
Logistics 
 
 We currently serve over 1700 students from Erie and Lorain Counties. Our district covers over 90 square miles!
 
 Student  Accomplishments
 
While small in population, our students continue to accomplished great things!  Combined with what our Seniors have earned through College Credit Plus courses at LCCC, Firelands High School graduating seniors consistently earn between 1,500 and 2,000 college credits, which equates to an estimated savings of over $230,000 at LCCC, and a four-year college savings of over $665,000. Overall, combining Scholarships and CCP credits, students generally earn over $1.25 million dollars in money toward a 4-year degree, which is a fantastic achievement.  
 
 
At our middle school, The STEM robotics program continues to grow and students have won their first Robotic Competition Award, The Energy Award, at the Pioneer Classic Competition. Firelands Middle School is a PLTW Distinguished School! Our youngest students at Firelands Elementary will have the opportunity to participate in the Arts, Lego Club, Camp Invention and they will continue to explore coding in technology classes.
 
Athletics 
 
We are members of the highly competitive Lorain County League, LC8. Our strong student athletes compete in 14 varsity sports throughout the school year. 
 
 FFA
 
Our district is fortunate to have a FFA program know across the state. The Firelands FFA Program was named the National Champions-Model of Innovation and had the most state winning proficiencies. Students in grades 6-8 will also receive agricultural education during their 7-week rotations.
 
Visual and Performing Arts
 
Our visual and performing arts programs are known to be some of the best in Ohio. The Mighty Falcon Marching Band and multiple choirs allow our musically talented students to shine.  
 
 
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