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Olivia O., a members of Fairmont High School's Color Guard, performs her routine during a competition at Trent Arena.
Students in Learning Pods
Students were busy working in their Learning Pods during the 1st quarter of the school year
Learning Pods
The Fairmont Auditorium hosts district performances, as well as outside events and activities.
Interior of Fairmont’s New Auditorium
Fairmont High School's Marching Firebirds perform their half-time show during the 2020-2021 football season.
We are the FIREBIRDS!
The new Fairmont Auditorium was dedicated in March of 2019.
Fairmont Auditorium
Jared Parker
"Don't Count the Days. Make the Days Count" Is Digital Design Instructor, Jared Parker's, Mantra
A Kettering Teacher Works One-on-One with her Student
Career Tech Spotlight
Fairmont Career Tech Center -- Try what you want to do and be for free!
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

District Snapshot

7,924

Student's Pre-K - 12th Grade 

95.3% 

Graduation Rate 

15

Advanced Placement Courses

21 

International Baccalaureate Courses + IB Diploma Program

7
Consecutive years named
"Best Communities for Music Education"

$8.4 million

Scholarship dollars offered to
Fairmont High School
Class of 2019 

More than 3,000

Hours of tutoring and community service by National Honor Society Members

12 

School buildings
in the
Kettering City School District 

Our Mission

The mission of the Kettering City Schools, in partnership with the family and community, is to guarantee a superior educational experience for all students by providing a positive and innovative learning environment, while responsibly utilizing our resources.

News & Announcements

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Friday Firebird Focus -- May 7, 2021 Jun 19, 2020 Superintendent Scott Inskeep's "Friday Firebird Focus"

Superintendent Scott Inskeep's "Friday Firebird Focus" will provide information and updates each Friday on current events, district activities and work being done as we move toward reopening our schools for the 2020-2021 school year.

"Monday Update with Mr. Inskeep" -- Archive of all Videos Nov 16, 2020 "Monday Upate with Mr. Inskeep" -- May 3, 2021

Check in with us on Mondays to hear updates from Superintendent Scott Inskeep as we navigate this unusual school year!

Class of 2021 Graduation to be Livestreamed May 7, 2021 Fairmont's 2021 Graduation will be livestreamed on May 20, beginning at about 6:30 p.m.

The administration and staff at Fairmont High School are looking forward to holding in-person commencement exercises this year for the graduating seniors of the Class of 2021. 

We're Hiring Bus Drivers! Apr 30, 2021 KCS is Hiring Bus Drivers -- Immediate Openings!

The Kettering City Schools are hiring Bus Drivers. The district offers competitive wages and a full benefits package. Stop by the Transportation Department, Monday-Friday, for an immediate interview!

COVID-19 Reporting and Notification Dashboard Sep 21, 2020 COVID 19 Dashboard Week Ending May 7, 2021

Gov. Mike DeWine has mandated that school districts maintain a Reporting and Notification Dashboard to alert the school community to positive COVID-19 cases among students and staff members.

District Seeking Nominations for Performing Arts Hall of Fame Apr 22, 2021 Nominations being accepted for Performing Art Hall of Fame

Nominations are now being accepted for the inaugural class of the Fairmont Performing Arts Hall of Fame.

Order your 2021 Aerie Literary Magazine Today Apr 27, 2021 "Aerie 2021: The Elephant in the Room" is now available for sale

Aerie: The Elephant in the Room, is a 72-page book (plus website!) featuring original art and literature by Fairmont High School students. 

KCS Now Enrolling Kindergarten, Preschool Students for 2021-2022 School Year Jan 25, 2021 District Now Enrolling Students for Kindergarten and Preschool for the 2021-2022 School Year

The Kettering City Schools are now registering kindergarten and preschool students for the 2021-2022 school year.

New Student Registration for Next School Year -- SY2021-2022 Mar 23, 2021 Now enrolling students for the 2021-2022 school year

Welcome to the Kettering City Schools! We are currently enrolling students for the 2021-2022 school year.

Kettering Board of Education Meetings Feb 16, 2021 Board of Education to Meet in Regular Session on 2-16-2021

The Kettering Board of Education will meet in Regular Session on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.

KCS Learning Recovery and Extended Learning Plan Apr 1, 2021 Learning Recovery and Extended Learning Plan

Like districts across the state, the Kettering City School District has developed a Learning Recovery & Extended Learning Plan, as mandated by the Ohio Department of Education.

Kettering Schools Launches MTSS Web Page Oct 21, 2020 MTSS Department Launches Web Page

Dr. Carrie Hennessy, KCS's Multi-Tiered Systems of Support Leader, has launched a web page designed to provide staff members and families with resources to support behavioral and mental health and academic success.

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RT @FairmontCTC: So excited to honor our CTC Seniors this week. It has been a true honor & privilege to see them learn & grow. https://t.c…
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Attorney General Dave Yost presents a check to KCS STEAM Coach Bern Schwieterman as part of Ohio's "America First" policy. Schwieterman will put the money to good use, funding special STEAM projects with elementary students across the district. #WeAreFirebirds https://t.co/CdILKcFesS