Text Options for the Visually Impaired Font Size: a- A+ Color: A A A Revert 
Close vision bar
Open vision bar
The Fairmont Firebirds Before the 'Battle of Kettering' "Don't Count the Days. Make the Days Count" Is Digital Design Instructor, Jared Parker's, Mantra Summer Band Practice Amidst the New Auditorium Construction Project The Massive Trusses on the New Auditorium Measure Between 80 and 90 Feet Long 263 Fairmont Students Make up the 2018 Marching Firebirds Fairmont Career Tech Center -- Try what you want to do and be for free! Students at Southdale Elementary enjoy the warm weather! We are the FIREBIRDS! CJ Roden, Oakview Elementary School's Music Teacher A Kettering Teacher Works One-on-One with her Student Turf Field at Roush Stadium, Home of the Firebirds 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
The Fairmont Firebirds Before the 'Battle of Kettering' "Don't Count the Days. Make the Days Count" Is Digital Design Instructor, Jared Parker's, Mantra Summer Band Practice Amidst the New Auditorium Construction Project The Massive Trusses on the New Auditorium Measure Between 80 and 90 Feet Long 263 Fairmont Students Make up the 2018 Marching Firebirds Fairmont Career Tech Center -- Try what you want to do and be for free! Students at Southdale Elementary enjoy the warm weather! We are the FIREBIRDS! CJ Roden, Oakview Elementary School's Music Teacher A Kettering Teacher Works One-on-One with her Student Turf Field at Roush Stadium, Home of the Firebirds 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

KINDERGARTEN

It is an exciting time when your child is ready to begin kindergarten. We in Kettering Schools are equally excited to welcome new FIREBIRDS to the fold! 

Transitioning to kindergarten is a big milestone for you and your child. Our caring and professional staff will work in partnership with you to make this important year of your child's academic career as successful as possible.

Parents/guardians will register online prior to bringing the required documents with them to finalize their child's registration during Registration Week. 

Please use this link to register online.

Children who are five-years-old ON OR BEFORE July 31st of this year are eligible to register for and attend kindergarten.

We urge you to register if your child is age-appropriate.

When you register, please bring the following documents:

*  Original Birth Certificate
*  Parent/Guardian ID
*  Immunization records
*  Proof of Kettering residency
              --  Homeowners:  Mortgage Statement or Deed
              --  ​​​​​Renters: Official and complete signed rental or lease agreement
              --  In addition, both homeowners and renters need to provide a current DP&L or Vectren bill. 
*  Complete, time-stamped custody papers if applicable (divorce or legal custody)
*  IEP (if applicable)
*  ETR (if applicable)

Please contact Central Registration (499-1700) if you have any questions about Kindergarten Registration.

 

* * * * * *

Want to "see" what a day in the life a kindergartner looks like? Click on the link to watch a video that was produced by Fairmont High School's Interactive Media team.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0_i-SCnhLXVaERUZVBvVzFia3c/view?usp=sharing

 

Here are useful links with great information for families:

Ohio Department of Education http://education.ohio.gov/Parents

Ohio's Early Childhood website  http://www.earlychildhoodohio.org/

Ohio's New Learning Standards  http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Learning-in-Ohio

National PTA "Guide to Student Success"  http://pta.org/parents/content.cfm?ItemNumber=2910

Stay Connected