Superintendent's Message

Superintendent's Message

Larry Brown 

Superintendent  
(419) 375-4139  (ext 501)
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

      Welcome to the Fort Recovery Local Schools District’s website and the 2020-2021 school year. Fort Recovery Local Schools serves nearly 900 students in a community of approximately 1,500 residents. We strive daily to improve the academic achievement of all students and we will continue to be driven by our current partnership with the Focus 3 group to build a district culture of, “Better Today Than You Were Yesterday. Better Tomorrow Than You Were Today!”

 

I am very excited to join the Fort Recovery Local Schools Staff and I plan to work collaboratively with the ADMIN Team, the instructional staff, instructional support staff, students, parents, and all of the Fort Recovery School Community Members. My wife, Susan, and I plan to move into the village at the start of this school year, and we look forward to meeting many of you over the course of this year. 

 

I started my educational career as a string instrumental music specialist at Bellefontaine (OH) City Schools. My building level administrative experience includes 13 years of service to the students of Bellefontaine and Margaretta Local Schools. My superintendent background includes 13 years of combined service in another local school district - Green Local (Wayne County), a city school district - North Ridgeville City Schools and an exempted village school district - Wauseon EVS. 

 

The students will also notice several other new faces as they return to school in August. We welcome the following individuals to Fort Recovery Schools and we look forward to their leadership in the upcoming years:

 

Ryan Steinbrunner (Middle School Principal)
Maria Barhorst (MS ELA Teacher & Virtual Academy)
Bonnie Fortkamp (Night Custodian)
Sheri Grover (Part Time Cook)
Elaine Pax (Part Time Preschool Aide / Cafeteria Monitor)

 

Feel free to contact me at (419) 375-4139 or [email protected] if you have any comments.


Larry C. Brown

Superintendent 


News From the Superintendent

FRR Insight Interview with Larry Brown

Fort Recovery Schools Superintendent Larry Brown sat down with Fort Recovery Radio. 
 
High School:
Sandusky High School
 
Bachelor's of Music Education:
Bowling Green State University
 
Master's of Science in School Administration:
University of Dayton
 
Post Master's Coursework for Assistant Superintendent:
University of Dayton 
 
Post Master's Coursework for Superintendent:
Bowling Green State University
 
Time @ Fort Recovery Schools:
Superintendent:  Aug 1st 2019 - Present 
 
Family:
Wife: Susan
Adult Children:  Abby Hinson, Kristen Brown  
 
 

District Calendar

Dec
03

EMS Spelling Bee

Thu Dec 3 2020
Starts at 9:00 AM
Dec
05

Cancelled - Breakfast with Santa

Sat Dec 5 2020
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Dec
05

SAT Test

Sat Dec 5 2020
All Day
Dec
07

JH Band & Choir Concert

Mon Dec 7 2020
Starts at 7:00 PM
Dec
07

Tri Star Tours 5:30-7:00 pm

Mon Dec 7 2020
All Day
Dec
08

2nd Grade Christmas Performance

Tue Dec 8 2020
Starts at 7:00 PM
Dec
08

Tri-Star Tours 5:30-7:00 pm

Tue Dec 8 2020
All Day
Dec
12

ACT Test

Sat Dec 12 2020
All Day
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