• Miss Willitzer and her old students celebrated the 100th day of school.
  • Miss Hauer celebrated the 101st day of school with her room full of Dalmatians.
  • Emergency contraction surgery had to be done in Mrs. Vance’s classroom.
  • Mrs. Vance’s class fishing for contractions.
  • Using iPads in Mrs. Vance’s classroom.
  • Elementary and High School students are "ALL IN" for Lil' Hoopsters!
  • 7th period Anatomy class & their brain caps.
  • Anatomy students dissecting sheep brains.
  • Anatomy students showing off their brain caps.
  • Kylie receives her FCCLA State Degree.
  • Jenn receives her FCCLA Power of One.
  • Becca receives her FCCLA State Degree.
  • FCCLA Week Participants
  • FCCLA Week Participants
  • Fairview students support Ali as she makes her 1000th point!

Latest News

Fairview Elementary Carnival (Saturday, March 14th 2015)

Please see the attached flyer below for more details.
AttachmentsFairview Elementary Carnival Flyer


Community Breakfast (Wednesday, March 11th 2015)

When: Wednesday March 11th 2015
Where: High School Cafeteria
AttachmentsMore Information
Fairview High School would like to invite our community members to breakfast and hear a presentation about the  history of Sherwood and the surrounding areas that make up Central Local School District.  On Wednesday March 11th breakfast will be served by the High School Quiz Bowl and NHS members starting at 8:30AM in the high school cafeteria. Dan Hasch will present a power point from pictures of the past.
Please R.S.V.P. to Tracy Zeedyk in the High School by March 4th so we can plan our breakfast to our community.

Athletic Booster Reverse Raffle (March 28th 2015)

When: Saturday, March 28th 2015
Where: Delaware Fire Hall (Corner of The Bend Road and State Route 18)
This year the Athletic Booster Reverse Raffle will be held at the Delaware Fire Hall (corner of The Bend Road and State Route 18) on March 28th.  Tickets are $50.00 each which gets you a steak dinner (prepared by the Ney Area JCs) and a chance to win a grand prize of $1500.00.  There will be a silent auction, live auction and many door prizes given away.  This is a great event to help support Fairview Athletics through the Athletic Boosters.  If you are interested in tickets, please see an Athletic Booster member or you can contact the athletic office 419-658-8961.  
We hope to see you there! (MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE TO ATTEND)

Bob Alvarez Run For Your Health Prediction Run (Saturday, March 28th 2015)

When: Saturday, March 28th 2015 5k at 9:00AM, Fun Run at 8:30AM
Where: Fairview Elementary
Attachments: More InformationT-Shirt Order Form

The Bob Alvarez Run For Your Health Prediction 5K Run/Walk & One Mile Ticker Trot will be held on Saturday, March 28th at Fairview Elementary.  The 5K will be at 9:00AM and the Fun Run will be at 8:30AM.  The profits benefit the Fairview Elementary Running Club and the D.A.R.E. program.  Last year we had a profit of $1,060 and we would like to exceed that this year.  For a $20.00 sponsorship, you can get your name, family name, business name, “in memory of” or any similar things on the back of all the race shirts.  You may also purchase a shirt.  The checks would be made out to Central Local Schools.  Thank you very much for your consideration.  Any sponsorships are greatly appreciated.  Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions.


You Can Order Yearbooks Now! (Due Date: Monday, March 30th 2015)

Please use the following link HERE to order your yearbook online. Order forms are also available in the office and Ms Frederick’s room. Orders need to be turned in no later than March 30, 2015.

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 High School Student Council Amazon Fund Raiser

We are excited to announce a new fund raiser for Fairview High School!  There are no products to sell, volunteers to organize, or money to collect.  This fundraiser is an internet based program with Amazon.com.  We will make 5-7% commission on purchases people make when shopping on Amazon’s website when they use the special link created for us.  There is no additional cost to shopping on Amazon through our special link and using this link when shopping Amazon is all that is required to earn the commission.  Please share this information with your family and friends and visit our website (or bookmark the link) when you shop at Amazon!

Here is our Amazon fundraiser link: http://amzn.to/1DI0Kwm


Instant Alert System

We have made some recent changes to our Instant Alert System because of reports that some people were not receiving alerts. We think the issue has been corrected. If you have had problems receiving an alert, please add an additional contact, such as your cell phone or email. Also, please stay on the line after you have answered as sometimes it takes a few extra seconds to come on. If the issue continues, please contact Kristi Schooley at 419-658-2808 Opt. 1 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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.

Central Local Schools Won An Innovative Straight A Grant

Central Local Schools in a consortium effort with 15 districts in Fulton, Defiance, Henry, Paulding, and Williams County won an innovative Straight A Grant in the amount of $3,402,120. This grant funding will be used to expand virtual and blending learning opportunities for students within the consortium districts.


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