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1 to 1 Chromebook Program Parent Presentation (Monday, August 14th 2017 at 6:00PM)

We are starting a 1 to 1 Chromebook program (A program where every student in grades 6-12 will have their own Chromebook device to use at school) in the middle school starting in the 2017-2018 school year. Students will also be able to take their chromebook home during the school year if they purchase the optional Chromebook Protection Plan $40 annually. We will now have a Chromebook 1 to 1 program for grades 6-12 at Central Local School District. We will be having a parent presentation on Monday, August 14th 2017 starting at 6:00PM in the high school gym to go over this introductory slideshow which outlines the program and to answer any questions. If you have any questions that you would like answered before hand, then please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Summer Hours & Renovation Updates

Summer hours for the superintendent's office will be 9am - 2pm. The high school and middle school buildings will be going through renovations throughout the summer. The buildings, including the superintendent's office, will be closed the weeks of June 26 through July 7. If you have any questions, please call 419-658-2808.

Fairview Football Touch Down Club Apparel (Deadline: Sunday September 3rd)

Well it is that time of year...football season! Click here for the link to the Touch Down Club apparel for this year. This is a fundraiser that helps us, among other things, feed the football team, coaches and trainers on Friday nights before their football games. Thank you for your support!

Fairview Athletic Boosters Annual Golf Outing (SOLD OUT: Sunday, September 10th 2017)

SOLD OUT: The annual Fairview Athletic Boosters Golf Outing will be on Sunday, September 10th 2017. Please see this flyer for more details. If you have any questions then please contact Greg Johnson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Apache Pride Committee Athletic & Alumni Archive Web Service Now Online

The Apache Pride Committee has graciously donated a touchscreen TV for display in the High School hallway. The TV displays athletic teams, athletes, wall of fame, as well as all the Fairview Yearbooks. The service can also be accessed via our website by navigating to District > "Alumni Archive" and Athletics > Athletics Website > More > Touchpros to view what is displayed on the TV. Athletes and alumni will continue to be added.

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.

Final Forms Online School Forms

We are very excited to announce that the Central Local Schools has partnered with FinalForms, an online forms and data management service. FinalForms allows you to complete and sign all school required forms for your students. The most exciting news is that FinalForms saves data from year-to-year meaning that you will never need to enter the same information twice! FinalForms also pre-populates information wherever possible for each of your students, saving you time. You will be reviewing your information once per school year to verify information is current and sign the forms.

Click on the Parent Playbook to get started in FinalForms. If you require any support during the process, scroll to the page bottom and click “Use Support”. We are asking that ALL parents use FinalForms. Please register by visiting centrallocal.org and click on FinalForms under Parents or by going to -- https://centrallocal-oh.finalforms.com -- complete ALL forms electronically. Thank you for your assistance in streamlining our paperwork processes at Central Local Schools!

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.


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