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Eleventh Hour
Eleventh Hour is Fairmont High School’s award-winning A Capella group
Fairmont raised $88,000 this year to support the Kettering Backpack Program, Clothes That Work and Special Wish.
In the 35 Years of Spirit Chain Competition between Fairmont and Centerville, the two schools have raised more than $2.5 million!
The Fairmont Auditorium hosts district performances, as well as outside events and activities.
Interior of Fairmont’s New Auditorium
The Marching Firebirds bring Firebird Football to the field at all home games!
The Marching Firebirds and Firebird Football at Roush Stadium
Community Celebration
Indian Riffle Elementary Student Council Members Celebrate their School's "National Blue Ribbon" Status
The new Fairmont Auditorium was dedicated in March of 2019.
Fairmont Auditorium
We are the FIREBIRDS!
Jared Parker
"Don't Count the Days. Make the Days Count" Is Digital Design Instructor, Jared Parker's, Mantra
Career Tech Spotlight
Fairmont Career Tech Center -- Try what you want to do and be for free!
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

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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KCS'S COVID-19 UPDATES Mar 14, 2020 We Are Firebirds

Regular updates of news and information pertaining to the district's response to the COVID-19 pandemic will be posted here -- MONDAY, APRIL 6 -- GRAB-AND-GO MEALS WILL INCLUDE HOT LUNCH ITEMS ON MONDAY AND THURSDAY.

COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDE Apr 2, 2020 KCS-City of Kettering Yout and Family Community Resource Coordinator

Please use this guide, prepared by KCS/City of Kettering Youth & Family Community Resource Coordinator Jonelle Carroll, to access community resources that may be helpful to you during these challenging times. 

TECHNOLOGY HELP DESK CALL-LINE ESTABLISHED Mar 27, 2020 Technology Help Desk Call-Line Established at 937-499-2626

A Technology Help Desk Call-Line has been established at 937-499-2626.

Central Registration to Operate Remotely During COVID-19 Crisis Mar 18, 2020 Kettering Schools Registration Information

The Kettering City Schools Central Enrollment Department will continue to serve our current and new families remotely as we adhere to mandated school closures and CDC recommendations relative to the COVID-19 crisis. 

COVID-19 Information Translated Mar 25, 2020 COVID-19 Information Translated

Please click on "MORE" to access translations of COVID-19 information.

Spectrum to Offer FREE WiFi Mar 14, 2020

Firebird Families, Spectrum is offering FREE broadband and WiFi to students without it. Check out the link below for details and how to sign up.

 

 

Inside Kettering with Inskeep...Blog Jun 1, 2019 Inside Kettering with Inskeep...Blog

In his March blog, Superintendent Scott Inskeep focuses on the importance of a strong partnership between the family and community to assure student success.

 

 

 

2020-2021 School Calendar -- Important Dates Feb 4, 2020 2020-2021 School Calendar -- Important Dates

The 2020-2021 School Calendar, outlining important dates during the school year, is now available here.

'Faces of Kettering' Spotlights Strategic Plan Focus Areas Sep 16, 2019 Our Mission and Vision

The district's Strategic Plan, "A Blueprint for Student Success," will guide the work of our school district in both day-to-day operations and in our long-term goals and objectives.

Inside Kettering with Inskeep...Podcast Dec 18, 2019 Inside Kettering with Inskeep...Podcast

Fairmont High School's United Student Body (USB) is a busy group of young people who make service and giving back to their peers and their community a priority. Join Superintendent Inskeep as he chats with USB advisor, Corey Miller, and members of the USB.

 

 

 

Bus Driver Shortage Impacting Bus Route Schedules Feb 11, 2020 Shortage of School Bus Drivers Impacting Route Schedules

A shortage of school bus drivers is impacting bus route schedules in the Kettering City Schools.

District Safety Tipline -- See Something...Say Something Aug 9, 2019 See Something Say Something

School safety and security are top priorities in the Kettering City Schools and in schools and communities across the nation. Fortunately, many incidents are preventable if the school community actively monitors and reports unsafe behavior. 

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