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Student Registration Page

Hello and welcome to our Student Registration Page!
Please see the categories below to aid in student registration, apply for open enrollment, or update general forms. 
Back to School Forms-Current Students

For 2020-2021, back-to-school forms will be completed in Final Forms

Final Forms can be completed from any mobile device, including your phone. This program also allows you to create your own username and password. For assistance, you can refer to this help document: Firelands Parent Playbook:

To complete the required forms please visit the Final Forms website. Forms must be should have been completed by September 2, 2020.

Please do not use student accounts from Firelands Schools for email information. A private email account such at @yahoo or @gmail must be used.
Please note that this does not apply to newly registered students as the process should have been completed during registration. 
Kindergarten Enrollment

Kindergarten Enrollment: Parents living in the Firelands school district with children who will be five years old by August 1, 2021 will be eligible to register their child for 2021-2022 kindergarten starting in March. Online registration can even be completed on your phone, without downloading an app.

Parents living out of the district should apply for open enrollment now. This step must happen prior to kindergarten registration. More information about open enrollment is below. Final acceptance for kindergarteners via open enrollment will be confirmed by email from the Firelands Board of Education.

Kindergarten screening is a separate event that is scheduled before school begins. Parents will sign their children up for a kindergarten screening time slot during the registration process.

Documents required for registration include your child’s birth certificate, 2 proofs of residency, parent/guardian photo ID, shot records, and custody papers (if they apply). Residency documents must be recent and must show current address. Examples include: recent utility bill (gas, electric or water), lease, mortgage statement, recent pay stub, home or rental insurance statement.

Kindergarten registration involves completing all of the online forms in the Final Forms portal and providing the listed documents below. The Final Forms link is here. 

If you have any questions about the registration process, please email Sue Schaefer at [email protected] with questions.

Other Kindergarten Forms You Will Need After Registration
Contact the FES office if you have any questions about these forms! (440) 965-5381.
New Student Online Registration (1-12)

Online registration (through Final Forms) is open for students who are moving into the Firelands School District during the 2020-21 school year. 

Online registration is open for the 2021-2022 school year starting in February and early March for new open enrollment students and kindergarten students.

Registration involves completing all of the online forms in the Final Forms portal and providing the listed documents below. The Final Forms link is here.

The following documents can be uploaded directly into your online account or emailed to [email protected]

  1. Child's birth certificate

  2. Immunization records (we accept printouts from MyChart or similar accounts)

  3. Parent or guardian photo ID

  4. Two proofs of residency. Documents must show current address. Examples include: recent utility bill (gas, electric or water), lease, mortgage statement, recent pay stub, home or rental insurance agreement.

  5. Special education or gifted documents, if applicable (IEP, ETR, 504, WEP, etc.)

  6.  Court papers including custody papers if applicable

For assistance with student registration please contact Sue Schaefer at [email protected]

Welcome to Firelands!


Open Enrollment


Open Enrollment for 2020-2021 is closed as of July 1, 2020.

Open Enrollment for 2021-2022 will began on February 1, 2021.

Starting Monday, February 1st, the Firelands Local School District is accepting new K-12 enrollment applications for the 2021-2022 school year. Parents from any school district in Ohio are welcome to apply, but space is limited and will typically be awarded on a first come, first served basis. Enrollment is tuition free, but parents must pay for all school fees.

If a grade level closes, we will still encourage parents to complete the open enrollment application and we will maintain waiting lists until July 1st. On July 1st, open enrollment will end for the 2021-2022 school year.

We use an online application through Google that is very user friendly and accessible. The online application opened February 1st at 7:30 a.m.. You may also need to upload PDF documents for IEP, WEP or 504 plans. 

Official notification of your status will come from the Superintendent's Office by e-mail throughout the open enrollment process. Please contact Sue Schaefer at (440) 965-5821 ext. 1010 if you have any questions or are having problems with the online application.

March 1st - On or before this date, parents of students in grades 1-12 are notified of their open enrollment status (accepted, waitlist, denied).
April 1st - Parents of new Kindergarten students are notified of their open enrollment status (accepted, waitlist, denied).

RETURNING Open Enrollment Parents: If your child was open-enrolled last year, you must confirm that they are continuing in 2021-2022 by filling out the quick online form indicated below. You will receive confirmation of your child's continued open enrollment status by e-mail from the Superintendent's Office.

Open Enrollment Links:

New Open Enrollment Applications (Link:  https://forms.gle/2rfEytVwNrvFqJza7)

Annual Returning Student Open Enrollment Applications (Link: https://forms.gle/SJNhnFbdkBtsBwQw6)

Open Enrollment Due to Moving Out of District  (Link: https://forms.gle/vSJFznmiJKoUyxWp6)
If an already enrolled Firelands District family moves out of the district but wishes to keep their students in Firelands Schools, the “Moving Out of District” open enrollment form must be used. Your children will become open enrolled and you will have to confirm their status annually as “returning” open enrollment students.

If you have questions about Open Enrollment, please contact the Superintendent’s Office at (440) 965-5821 x. 1010.

Happy families after hearing the news of their open enrolled child being accepted into Firelands Local Schools:
"YAY! We are so excited for him to start kindergarten at Firelands! Could not imagine a better place for him!"
"YAYAYAYAYAY!!! Thank you so much! We LOVE Firelands! "
"Thank you all, is just not enough to express my gratitude. I appreciate it."
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