• Football Awards: Corey MVP, Timmy Offensive Skilled, Joey Best Offensive and Defensive Lineman, and Jarid Defensive Skilled, missing is Patrick, Special Teams
  • Middle School Student Council having fun at the Leadership Training Day
  • Sophomores enjoying We Are STEMM at Northwest State
  • Sophomores enjoying We Are STEMM at Northwest State
  • Girls Cross Country: Katelyn Most Improved, Logan MVP
  • Trent and Kristine with their America FFA Degrees, Highest degree in the FFA
  • Seniors celebrating after victory at Powder Puff Football
  • FFA members at National Convention in October
  • BGSU College of Business visit
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • 7th grade class visits the Eyes of Freedom exhibit in Edgerton
  • Thank you to all our veterans for your service to our country and thanks for joining us!
  • A special thanks to our presenters from The Marine Corps League, Herman Hesselschwardt Detachment in Defiance, Ohio. Pictured from Left to Right: Mr. John Daeger, Mrs. Vicki Brunn, Superintendent, Mr. Bill Brunn, Mr. James W. Gillis, and Mr. Phil Witker, High School Principal.
  • Students in 2nd period art class create a banner in honor of Veterans Day.
  • Students in 3rd period art class work with big smiles on their Veterans Day banner!
  • Mrs. Geis and Mrs. Schlachter at the Blue Ribbon Award Ceremony
  • Fairview Cross Country Award winners.
  • Fairview Cross Country Award winners.
  • Middle School 2015 GMC CHAMPS!!
  • 6th grade Gold team championship winners!
  • Forensic Science students visit the Bureau of Criminal Investigation Lab in Bowling Green Ohio
  • Middle school cheerleaders building school spirit!
  • Middle School Student Council
  • Juniors win FCA Class Warfare
  • FCA Class Warfare

Latest News

Canvas Painting Party (Thursday, December 3rd)

Our Relay for Life team is hosting a canvas painting party on Thursday, December 3rd at 3:30 in the elementary art room.  The class is led by Denise Pannell and will feature a winter scene (as shown in the attachment). Cost is $30 with proceeds benefiting our Relay team. Please RSVP to Denise or Amy Woodring by Monday, November 30 so that we may secure enough supplies.  Also, please pass this along to friends and family in the community!


Relay For Life Donation (Saturday, December 5th 2015)

When: Saturday, December 5th 2015
Where: Fairview Athletic Booster's Craft Fair
Our Relay for Life team is again going to have a table at the Fairview Athletic Booster's Craft Fair on Saturday, December 5th where we offer gently used Fairview attire for a free will donation.  
But we need your help! As you are doing some fall cleaning, or rearranging your closets, and come across some gently used Fairview clothing that you no longer want please consider donating them to our Relay team.  All sizes are welcome from kids to adults.  You can drop off your donation to the high school office or give them to me now through December 4th. Thank you for your support!

Red Cross Blood Drive (Wednesday, December 9th 2015)

The next Red Cross Blood Drive is Wednesday, December 9th from 9-2 in the junior high gym. You must be at least 16 years of age (with parent permission), in good health, & weigh at least 110 pounds. The sign-up sheet will be in the high school office, as well as the parental consent forms for 16 year olds. You must bring a valid ID with you on December 9th. 


Movie: Somewhere Around Eternity

This film was produced as an educational aid and is free to all educators who want to show students the harmful side effects of sexting. The film "Somewhere Around Eternity" was created by Fairview English teacher Eric Drummelsmith and stars Fairview High School students, staff members, and parents. It was filmed at Fairview High School and at several places in Sherwood, Ohio and other surrounding area locations in Northwest Ohio.


Community Forum Building Project Documents

Please find the files attached above from the community forum on Monday, September 14th, 2015. These documents are also posted under District > Building Project

Submit Photos for 2015-2016 Yearbook

You can now submit photos for consideration into the 2015-2016 yearbook. To do so please visit our Community Upload Site. Please send the names of the student's pictured in your uploads, thank you!


MealsPlus Online Payment Center Now Available

Dealing with your children’s school money just got a lot easier! You can now go online and add money to their accounts for meals and even see what they are buying in the cafeteria.
For more information please see the Online Payments page on our website under Parents > Online Payments for Lunch/Breakfast. Or click the link HERE.

Fairview Schools Fund

The Fairview Schools Fund was established in 2013 by community members. The purpose of the Fund is to further enhance the quality of education of the Central Local Schools. Please click on the following link HERE to learn more about how you can contribute to this fund.

2013-2014 District Report Card Information

  • Indicators Met: Achieved 24 out of 24 indicators = A Rating
  • Performance Index: 104.8 out of 120 = B Rating
  • Gap Closing: = B Rating (subgroup performance compared to all) 
  • Overall Progress: = A Rating (value added) 
  • Four Year Graduation Rate: 97.8% = A Rating
  • Highest in Defiance County in Progress, in the areas of Gifted Students and in the area of Lowest 20% Students.
  • Tied for Highest in Defiance County in Overall Progress and in the area of Students with Disabilities
  • Tied for Highest in Defiance County in Gap Closing


Mission Statement

Central Local Schools, in partnership with the community, will provide an appropriate environment for each student to realize his/her fullest potential as a life-long learner in a global society.


To Build on our tradition of Excellence together, through Exceptional Academic Opportunities, Staff, and Facilities.

Governing Belief Statements

  • Students are our focus.
  • The Board and Administration will work as a team with honesty and integrity.
  • We will employ a staff that is both dedicated and an inspiration to our students.
  • High expectations are prerequisite to high achievement.
  • Success of our district as a whole is the ultimate reflection of the community in which we serve.
  • The expectation is that we are a customer relations organization and responsive to all our stakeholders.
  • We will operate efficiently and effectively to remain accountable to our taxpayers.
  • Even as a successful organization we believe there is always room for improvement.
  • The Board of Education will establish and continually monitor goals and strategies.


The Central Local School District has three schools, Fairview High School, Fairview Middle School, and Fairview Elementary School. The district is located in Defiance County in NW Ohio, 8 miles south of Bryan and about 12 miles west of Defiance.

Contact Us

Superintendent: (419) 658-2808
High School: (419) 658-2378
Middle School: (419) 658-2331
Elementary School: (419) 658-2511