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JFK Little Tykes Shop JFK Little Tykes Shop
JFK PTO Raffle JFK PTO Raffle
JFK 2022 - 2023 School Supplies School Supplies
District Calendar 2022 - 23 and 2023-24 School Years School Year
JFK Dismissal Procedures Arrival and Dismissal Procedures
JFK Walk to School Day Walk to School Day

On International Walk to School Day, JFK will be participating in various activites iincluding encouraging everyone to walk to school!

"Investing in Excellence" -- District Finance Information Newsletter "Investing in Excellence" is a newsletter providing finance information about the Kettering City School District.

Investing in Excellence is a newsletter published by the Kettering Schools to provide community members with information about the finances of the Kettering City School District.

DAYTON LIVE Supports the Fairmont Theatre Department A portion of each Dayton Live event ticke price will be donated to the Fairmont Theatre Department

The FHS Theatre Department gets a small portion of each ticket that is purchased for Dayton Live events through the link on the next page. 



Process for Receiving Notification in Event of 'Calamity Day' Calamity Day Notifications

The district makes every attempt to communicate with our families and staff in a timely manner when we have to delay or close school because of bad weather through our district webpage ( and social media channels (Kettering City Schools on Facebook and KetteringSchools on Twitter.) 

"On the Move With Mindy" Video Series In this episode of "On the Move With Mindy," the Superintendent goes behind the scenes at Orchard Park to find out how our Food Service staff prepare special-themed holiday meals for students and staff.

Superintendent Mindy McCarty-Stewart will turn the spotlight on happenings across the district and in the community with her twice-monthly "On the Move With Mindy" videos.

Friday Firebird Focus November 18, 2022 Friday Firebird Focus for November 18, 2022

Superintendent McCarty-Stewart will publish a newsletter each Friday that the district is in school. 

Stopfinder App for Student Transportation Schedules Stopfinder Transportation App

Stopfinder is the all-in-one, easy-to-use app for viewing and sharing students' transportation schedules.

KCS Partnering with TeacherLists™ for School Supply Options School supply lists are now available for the 2022-20223 school yeqar

The Kettering Schools are partnering with TeacherLists™ to provide families with an option to purchase students' school supplies online.

Kettering Community Resources Website Use the link to access the Kettering Community Resources Website
Partners For Healthy Youth Kettering Community Youth and Family Action Plan Page Partners for Healthy Youth now has a Community Action Webpage

Please click on "Read More" to access the Partners For Healthy Youth Kettering Community Youth and Family Action Plan Page.

Put Reading First: The Research Building Blocks for Teaching Children to Read Put Reading First

A Terrific FREE Resource for Teachers and Parents From the National Institute for Literacy (NIFL)

Put Reading First: The Research Building Blocks for Teaching Children to Read

District Safety Tipline -- See Something...Say Something District Safety Tipline is 937-643-4444

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.