Firelands Local School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,621 students in Firelands Local School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Ohio.
Public Schools in Firelands Local School District have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 64% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Firelands Local School District are Firelands High School, Firelands Elementary School and South Amherst Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Firelands Local School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Firelands Local School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Firelands Local School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
3 Schools
3,586 Schools
# Students
1,621 Students
1,695,492 Students
# Teachers
92 Teachers
94,578 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Firelands Local School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 914 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
Overall District Rank
#168 out of 924 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Firelands Local  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Firelands Local  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Firelands Local  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Firelands Local  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.16
0.48
# American Indian Students
3 Students
2,093 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
40,728 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
75 Students
96,912 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
6%
# Black Students
6 Students
280,473 Students
% Black Students
n/a
17%
# White Students
1,487 Students
1,185,780 Students
% White Students
92%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,397 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
50 Students
87,532 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
37,238
# Students in K Grade:
114
122,165
# Students in 1st Grade:
103
122,341
# Students in 2nd Grade:
129
123,191
# Students in 3rd Grade:
115
130,339
# Students in 4th Grade:
124
127,433
# Students in 5th Grade:
132
130,026
# Students in 6th Grade:
140
129,354
# Students in 7th Grade:
131
127,900
# Students in 8th Grade:
142
130,075
# Students in 9th Grade:
143
140,777
# Students in 10th Grade:
120
133,136
# Students in 11th Grade:
112
120,344
# Students in 12th Grade:
116
121,173
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,164 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,436. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,134 is less than the state median of $13,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$21 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Firelands Local  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$20 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Firelands Local  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,164
$14,436
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Firelands Local  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,134
$13,237
This chart display average spending per public school student in Firelands Local  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Firelands Local School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Firelands High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10643 Vermilion Rd
Oberlin, OH 44074
(440) 965-4255
Grades: 9-12
| 491 students
Rank: #22.
Firelands Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10779 Vermilion Rd
Oberlin, OH 44074
(440) 965-5381
Grades: K-5
| 717 students
Rank: #33.
South Amherst Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
152 W Main St
Amherst, OH 44001
(440) 986-7021
Grades: 6-8
| 413 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 1,621 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in OH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.16

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