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Free State Firebirds Update

Hey Firebirds, for all things Free State, check out this week’s Free State Firebirds Update by clicking the link below.  This week’s edition includes a letter from the AD, highlights postseason honors for Winter sports, and takes a closer look at online continuous learning opportunities. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1XhELBAeHc9Oakkxmh-a6iq4Tr9pblHsD8vqb-VX7two/edit#slide=id.p #FireUp

Free State Student-Athletes – Please Read ASAP!

Firebirds, if you plan to participate in athletics at Free State next year, take a moment and read the following letter as it contains pertinent information regarding expectations for coursework, KSHSAA eligibility, workouts, etc. https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/sportshub2-uploads-prod/files/sites/1877/2020/03/25105616/LetterToStudentAthletes_03.25.20.pdf If you have any questions, please contact your head coach or Miss Faunce. #FireUp

Free State StuCo Announces “Back to School Spirit Week!”

Free State Community (Students and Parents), In celebration of resuming school next week, Free State’s StuCo has announced a “Back to School Spirit Week!”  Post your pictures on Twitter and Instagram – make sure and tag @ADFaunceLawFS / s.a.l.t._of_the_firebirds and @FreeStateStuCo / free_state_stuco! If you didn’t know school was starting back up on Monday, please check your

Mental Health Resources Available in Lawrence

“Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” – J.K. Rowling Firebirds, if you or a loved one finds that the light is starting to dim, there are people who want to help you.  Whether it is a family member, friend, teammate, teacher, coach, or

Update on Free State Athletics (03.18.20)

Free State Firebirds, It is with such a heavy heart that I type this post…  Per yesterday’s email from the district, Kansas Governor Laura Kelly announced the closure of all K-12 schools in the state for the remainder of the school year. The closure order is effective immediately and follows consultation with Kansas Education officials.  As a result,

Spring Sports at Free State (03.15.20)

Free State Spring Sports Student-Athletes, As you are already aware, the Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health’s closure order has closed the Lawrence Public Schools from March 13th-March 29th.  During this time, all school activities, practices, and events are canceled.  At the conclusion of the two-week period, a decision will be made (in partnership with several different agencies, including the

Free State Firebirds Update

Hey Firebirds, for all things Free State, check out this week’s Free State Firebirds Update.  This week’s edition celebrates All-Sunflower League Honors earned by our Winter sports student-athletes! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1li0VPj_OY0FXh0k0b1zVL7gDnVTjztrfe8o094-rABY/edit?usp=sharing #FireUp

Baseball Season is here…

Baseball Season is here… It was great to see everyone at the Parent Meeting last Friday.  The Varsity and Junior Varsity are currently having Spring Break practices to prepare for the upcoming season.  The Green and Silver teams will begin full practices starting next Monday. Parents and families check your emails for team dinners, program

The Free State Firebirds are Headed to State!

CONGRATULATIONS to the Free State Firebirds Basketball Team, who are headed to the 6A Kansas State Boys Basketball Tournament in Wichita, Kansas this week!  Please see below for all of the pertinent information regarding the tournament –   Location: Wichita State University-Koch Arena | 1845 Fairmount  Wichita, KS  67260 Admission: Adults – $9, K-12 Students