Findlay City Schools, as a Community School Sponsor, is dedicated to “Educating and Empowering for Life,” those students enrolled in the school(s) it sponsors.


Findlay City Schools sponsors the Conversion Community School, Findlay Digital Academy. Findlay Digital Academy offers an on-line continuous progress model curriculum supported by a lab where students can receive one-on-one tutoring. Findlay Digital Academy is a Dropout Prevention and Recovery School that serves students in grades 9-12 who live in the following enrollment areas: Ada, Arcadia, Arlington, Bluffton, Cory Rawson, Elmwood, Findlay City, Fostoria City, Hardin Northern, Liberty Benton, McComb, North Baltimore, Riverdale, Van Buren, and Vanlue.

In 2014, Findlay Digital Academy was recognized by the Ohio Alliance of Public Charter Schools as a Charter School of the Year. Please use the link below to learn more about Findlay Digital Academy.

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(Based on the National Association of Charter School Authorizers Index of Essential Practices)

Agency Commitment and Capacity

  • Annually at the beginning of each new school year assign sponsor staff to oversee and assist Findlay Digital Academy, the only school the district sponsors.
  • Provide technology support on an on-going basis as needed by the sponsored school.
  • Dedicate time and financial resources to ensure the successful operation of the sponsored school.
  • Conduct a minimum of four site visits a year (March, June, September, December) to make sure quality practices are taking place with in the sponsored school structure in regard to academics, governance, finance and legal compliance….read more about the Sponsor Mission Goals.