Text Options for the Visually Impaired Font Size: a- A+ Color: A A A Revert 
Close vision bar
Open vision bar
KMS Students working in an environment that foster students' personal growth in communication, collaboration, creativity and leadership skills. Celebrating Career Tech Education September Career of the Month September is School Attendance Awareness Month Robotics in KMS Project Lead the Way Kettering Middle School KMS Art Class Collaborative Spaces in KMS Library KMS Project Lead the Way KMS Classroom utilizing Chromebooks KMS Art Class Robotics in KMS Project Lead the Way KMS Courtyard Turf Field at Roush Stadium, Home of the Firebirds The Fairmont Marching Firebirds are 280-Students Strong! The 2017-18 Marching Firebirds are 271-Musicians Strong! Fairmont's USB Donated $10,000 to the Kettering Veteran's and Inventors Walk and Attended the Park's Dedication The Firebirds Opened the 2017 Football Season with the Traditional Fairmont vs. Alter Game Firebird Football Kettering Bus Drivers Log more than 600,000 Route Miles a Year Kettering has Once Again Been Named a 'Best Communities for Music Education' Fairmont Park, Home of Firebird Soccer, Field Hockey and Lacrosse We are FIREBIRDS! Indian Riffle's Firebird Chorus Sings "God Bless America" at the Dedication of the Veteran's and Inventors Walk at Delco Park A Kettering Teacher Works One-on-One with her Student Veteran's Day Program 2016 at Oakview Elementary School
KMS Students working in an environment that foster students' personal growth in communication, collaboration, creativity and leadership skills. Celebrating Career Tech Education September Career of the Month September is School Attendance Awareness Month Robotics in KMS Project Lead the Way Kettering Middle School KMS Art Class Collaborative Spaces in KMS Library KMS Project Lead the Way KMS Classroom utilizing Chromebooks KMS Art Class Robotics in KMS Project Lead the Way KMS Courtyard Turf Field at Roush Stadium, Home of the Firebirds The Fairmont Marching Firebirds are 280-Students Strong! The 2017-18 Marching Firebirds are 271-Musicians Strong! Fairmont's USB Donated $10,000 to the Kettering Veteran's and Inventors Walk and Attended the Park's Dedication The Firebirds Opened the 2017 Football Season with the Traditional Fairmont vs. Alter Game Firebird Football Kettering Bus Drivers Log more than 600,000 Route Miles a Year Kettering has Once Again Been Named a 'Best Communities for Music Education' Fairmont Park, Home of Firebird Soccer, Field Hockey and Lacrosse We are FIREBIRDS! Indian Riffle's Firebird Chorus Sings "God Bless America" at the Dedication of the Veteran's and Inventors Walk at Delco Park A Kettering Teacher Works One-on-One with her Student Veteran's Day Program 2016 at Oakview Elementary School

Kettering Middle School News

RSS feed icon
PIZZAFIRE - Raise some Dough for KMS PTA PIZZAFIRE KMS PTA

Thursday, December 7 from 5-9 PM Join us at the Kettering PIZZAFIRE to raise funds for the Kettering Middle School PTA! 

Title 1 informational meeting
Football Play-off Ticket Info Firebirds in Play-offs Friday Night

ATTENTION FIREBIRD FANS!  This football season has been one to remember for the Firebirds, finishing the regular season with a 7-3 record and ranked 19th out of 73 Division I programs in strength of schedule.

 

Chipotle Fundraiser Oct 17th Chipotle Fundraiser

Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support KMS PTA. Come in to the Chipotle at 4329 Far Hills Avenue in Kettering on Tuesday, October 17th between 4:00pm and 8:00pm. Bring in this flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to KMS PTA.

Dining for Dollars at BW3 BW3 Dining for Dollars

This Monday Sept. 25th, KMS PTA will be having our September Dining for Dollars at the  Buffalo Wild Wings on Stroop Rd.  It is from 11:00 AM- 11:30 PM. You must present the attached ticket.  Share with friends, family, neighbors, or co-workers.

September is Attendance Awareness Month Attendance Awareness Month

The Kettering City Schools are committed to encouraging and assisting parents/guardians and students in establishing good attendance habits for school! 

 

Athletic Boosters Labor Day Pancake Breakfast Labor Day Pancake Breakfast, 7-10 a.m., in the Fairmont Cafeteria

Fairmont High School's Cross Country Parent Group is hosting the Athletic Boosters Annual Labor Day Pancake Breakfast on September 4, from 7-10 p.m.

FHS Auditorium Commemorative Brick Sale Commemorative Brick Sale -- September 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Fairmont High School's United Student Body will be selling Commemorative Bricks from the FHS Auditorium on September 3, with proceeds benefiting Fairmont's 2017 Spirit Chain.

6th grade orientation

Orientation/Open House for 6th graders will take place on August 10, beginning at 6:00 P.M. in the KMS auditorium. We hope to see all of our 6th graders and their families there.

Fairmont High School to Host 'Operation Street Smart' "Operation Street Smart" Presented on August 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kettering Fairmont High School will host "Operation Street Smart" on August 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Summer Lunch Program at Five Sites in Moraine Moraine Summer Lunch Program Runs June 12 to August 4

The City of Moraine will once again host Summer Lunch Sites, where free lunches and activities will be available to anyone under the age of 18.

Important Information Regarding 'Leftover' Meds Pick up leftover meds by end-of-school-day on May 26

Parents/guardians are asked to please pick up their child(ren)'s leftover medication before on the end of the school day on Friday, May 26.

 

Fairmont Theater Department to Present Children's Play April 29 Fairmont to Present Children's Play April 29

The 2017 Fairmont High School Children's Play, "The Fairy Tale Network," by John Woodard, will be performed in the Fairmont Auditorium on April 29, with shows at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

 

4th-Annual Southdale Strong THIS Friday! Southdale Strong is Set for May 5, from 5-8 p.m.

The 4th-Annual Southdale Strong Festival will be held on Friday, May 5, from 5-8 p.m., with a 5K Run/Walk starting at 6:30 p.m.

Fairmont Industries Plant Sale to be held May 8-12 Fairmont Industries Plant Sale May 8-12

Fairmont Industries will hold its Annual Plant Sale May 8-12. just in time for Mother's Day and Spring Planting!

District Child Care Program Kettering City Schools Logo

District makes decision to maintain in-house Child Care Program for 2017-18 School Year.

Fairmont to Present 'The Music Man' April 6-8 'The Music Man,' Presented April 6, 7 and 8

The final Spring Musical presented in the Fairmont Auditorium before the new construction project gets under way is, fittingly, the quintessential American musical, "The Music Man."

Kettering Middle School Hosting 5K Walk/Run on April 21 KMS 5K April 21, 5-9 p.m.

Kettering Middle School students and PTA are hosting a 5K Walk/Run on April 21, from 5-9 p.m., with proceeds benefiting SICSA and the KMS PTA.

District Wide STEAM Night Set for April 11 STEAM Logo

Mark your calendars now for the Kettering City Schools district wide STEAM Night, set for April 11, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Trent Arena

N2ARt Exhibit Runs Through March 17 N2Art Select Student Exhibit

N2Art Select Student Exhibit, on display in the Wayne Taylor Art Gallery at Kettering Fairmont High School will run through March 17.

Internet and Social Media Tips

Come join Officer Miller​ from the Kettering Police Department as she shares internet and social media safety tips on March 7th, 2017 ​from ​9:00​-10:00​ am in the KMS Libr​ary. She will show you some of the most popular apps students are using​, what they look like​ and​ will provide tips to keep your child safe​.​  ​A​ spiral bound booklet ​will be provided ​with more information. Coffee and breakfast items will be provided.  Parents and Guardians MUST RSVP to their child's counselor by March 3rd. ​There is limited seating. ​

6th grade - Susie Moses -  499-1561
Susan.Moses@ketteringschools.org
7th grade - Kelly Zecchini -  499-1559
Kelly.Zecchini@ketteringschools.org
8th grade - Myrna Hernandez-Washington -  499-1557
Myrna.HernandezWashington@ketteringschools.org

KMS 5K

Welcome to the second annual Kettering Middle School 5K! It began as an 8th grade service project, but this year, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders are setting it up. It will take place on April 21. Hope you can make it!

KMS PTA Fundraiser- Chipolte Chipolte fundraiser

Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Kettering Middle School PTA. Come in to the Chipotle at 4329 Far Hills Avenue in Kettering on Wednesday,
January 18th between 5:00pm and 9:00pm
. Bring in this flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Kettering Middle School PTA.

After Prom Meeting Set for January 16 Firebird Logo

The Fairmont High School After Prom Committee will be holding a meeting on Monday, January 16, at 7 p.m. at the Kettering/Moraine Library. Anyone interested in finding out more about After Prom is invited to attend!

Extended library hours

The KMS library will now have extended hours after school, remaining open for one hour after the school day. 

Kettering Schools Among Top 50 Best Districts in Ohio Niche.com has selected the best districts in Ohio, and Kettering is among the top 50

Congratulations to four area school districts -- including the Kettering City Schools -- selected by Niche.com as among the 50 best out of Ohio's 614 school districts. Click "Read More" to read the article.

KMS 6th Grade Student Council Applications

It's time for KMS 6th graders to get involved in student council.  KMS Student Council is looking for creative, enthusiastic, school-spirited 6th graders to help with projects to make us even prouder to be Firebirds.  Applications will be accepted until Friday, November 3; late applications will NOT be reviewed for membership.  Email Kristin.Shadoan@Ketteringschools.org for more information.  Click here to complete application

Spirit Night at Donatos Pizza

Tuesday, Nov. 14th is Spirit Night at Donatos Pizza from 4 to 8 pm- Mention Flyer when ordering and then Present Flyer at time of payment

Free Dental Sealants Available to Students Free Dental Sealants Available for KCS Students

Students in the 2nd and 6th grades at the middle schools and Greenmont, Indian Riffle, Orchard Park and Southdale elementary schools may be eligible for FREE dental sealants

Athletic Booster's Craft Show November 18 Fairmont Craft Show Set for November 18

The Fairmont Athletic Booster’s will host its Craft Show on Saturday, November 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Solar Eclipse 2017 Eclipse 2017 Map

On August 21, at 2:25 p.m., millions of people across the U.S. had the opportunity to view the first Total Eclipse to cross the 48 contiguous states since 1979. 

Celebrating Career Tech Education Opportunities for Business and Marketing Careers are wide and varied

The Kettering City Schools are celebrating Career Tech Education by focusing monthly on the high-tech, in-demand career opportunities open to the students in the Fairmont Career Tech Center. 

Mobile Dentists Schedule for 2017 Mobile Dentists

The Mobile Dentists Program is an in-school dental service for students who do not have a regular dentist or access to dental care. Mobile Dentists will be visiting Kettering school buildings throughout the district, beginning in early February.

KCS Preschool Programs Top-Rated Kettering's Integrated Preschool Programs are now 5-Star Rated, the ODE's highest rating for preschool programs

Indian Riffle, Oakview and Greenmont elementary schools join the Kettering Early Childhood Education Center (KECEC) in achieving a 5-Star Rating from the Ohio Department of Education. All of Kettering's preschool programs are now 5-Star Rated.

'Calamity Day' Procedures Winter Brings Snowmen!

In the event that weather or some other “calamity” would make it unsafe to transport students to and from school, the Kettering City School District will delay or close school, dependent upon 

2017-2018 KMS Morning Announcements

WORD OF THE WEEK:  COMPASSION

Supply Lists

Supply Lists can be found here.

 

'Calamity Day' Phone Notification Sign-ups Winter can mean "Calamity Days." Plan ahead for notifications

We are in the process of updating the call-out list we use for "Calamity Day" Phone Notifications.

District Seeking Subs for a Variety of Positions

The Kettering City School District is seeking substitutes for Food & Nutrition Services helpers, bus drivers and bus aides, clerical staff, custodial and buildings and grounds staff and papaprofessionals.

Victoria Theatre Association 2017-18 Fundraising Partnership with Fairmont Theatre Department Victoria Theatre Association Fundraiser for Fairmont Theatre Department

The Victoria Theatre Association gives theater-goers the opportunity to buy discounted ticekts to shows..and to benefit the Fairmont Theatre Department at the same time!

Online Registration for CURRENT Students is now Available Online Current Student Online Registration Now Available

Parents/Guardians of CURRENT students in the Kettering Schools are now able to complete beginning-of-the-year registration paperwork online.

Online Registration for Students NEW to the Kettering City Schools Now Available Online NEW Student Enrollment Now Online

Parents/Guardians of students NEW to the Kettering City School District can now enroll your child(ren) online.

Kettering Schools Named a Google for Education Reference District Kettering is a Google for Education Reference District

The Kettering City School District is proud to be named a Google for Education Reference District! 

Quality Profile 2016 (2015-16 School Year) Quality Profile 2016
Kettering: Facing the Epidemic Kettering: Facing the Epidemic Together

The Kettering City Schools and the City Of Kettering: Committed to Informing, Educating and Supporting our Community in this Crisis.

Stay Connected