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Marching Firebirds 2021
The Marching Firebirds, in their new uniforms, are ready for the 2021 season!
The Fairmont Auditorium was dedicated in March of 2019.
Interior of Fairmont's New Auditorium
The new Fairmont Auditorium was dedicated in March of 2019.
Fairmont Auditorium
Indian Riffle Elementary School
National Blue Ribbon Awards
Superintendent Scott Inskeep, Principal Debbie Beiter, Teacher Amanda Zickefoose at National Blue Ribbon Awards
Carillon Park
Creating Inventions at Carillon Park
Building Robots
Building Robots
Kindergarten Pumpkins
Book Character Pumpkins
More Kindergarten Pumpkins
More Book Character Pumpkins
Second Graders Coordinate Donations to SICSA
Holiday Donations to SICSA
More Second Graders and  SICSA Donations
More SICSA Donations
Staff Versus Students Volleyball Game
Firebird Chorus Sings at the Dayton Dragons' Game
Indian Riffle's Firebird Chorus Sings "God Bless America" at the Dedication of the Veteran's and Inventors Walk at Delco Park
A Visit From the Kettering Fire Department
Photo Fun with Indian Riffle Friends
Another Indian Riffle Living Mural Group
Investigating Soil
Visiting the Land Lab to Investigate Soil
Indian Riffle Reward Skating Party

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Family Resources Mental Health Guidebook Oct 2, 2023 Kettering City Schools Family Resource Mental Health Guidebook

The Kettering City Schools have put together a Family Resources Mental Health Guidebook for our KCS families and anyone who may need quick access to mental health resources in the community.

Kettering 'Exceeds' and 'Significantly' Exceeds State Standards on Annual Report Card Sep 30, 2023 Kettering Schools Exceed and Significantly Exceed State Standards on Annual Report Card

The Ohio Department of Education released the 2023 State Report Card in September. Districts and schools receive an overall rating of 1 to 5 stars in half-star increments. Kettering City Schools earned an overall rating of 4.5 Stars indicating that we have exceeded the state standards. 

Community Input Meeting Scheduled for October 4 Sep 19, 2023 Community Input Meeting Scheduled for October 4, 2023, at noon

A meeting to give members of the Kettering community the opportunity to provide input on the use of the federal grant funds the Kettering
Schools receive to provide special education services to students with identified disabilities will be held on October 4, 2023, at 12 p.m., in the Blue Conference Room, 3rd floor of 500 Lincoln Park Blvd.

Friday Firebird Focus -- Weekly Superintendent's Newsletter Sep 8, 2023 Friday Firebird Focus -- September 29, 2023

Superintendent Mindy McCarty-Stewart publishes the Friday Firebird Focus weekly during the school year to provide Firebird Families, Staff and Community Members with news and information about the Kettering City Schools in a quick and simple format 

Food and Nutrition Services Menus and School Meal Information Aug 29, 2023 Food and Nutrition Services Menu and Information

Meals, foods and beverages sold or served at schools during the school day meet state and federal requirements based on the USDA Dietary Guidelines. All meals, foods and beverages are prepared and served by qualified child nutrition professionals. We provide students with access to a variety of affordable and appealing foods that meet the health and nutrition needs of students.


2023-24 Classroom Supply Lists Jun 5, 2023 school supplies

Click here to access the classroom supply lists for the 2023-24 school year.

KCS Now Registering Students New to the District for the 2023-2024 School Year May 11, 2023 New Student Registration for Grades 1-12 for 2023-2024 School Year

The Kettering City School District welcomes students in Grades 1-12 who are new to the district! Please click on "Read More" and follow the link to begin the registration process.

KCS Forward Foundation May 30, 2023 KCS Forward Foundation

The KCS Forward Foundation supports and enhances the educational experiences of Kettering students, staff and families through grants, training, externships and special projects.

Preschool Registration for the 2023-2024 School Year will be held on March 21 and 23 Feb 3, 2023 Preschool Registration for the 2023-2024 School Year Will be Held on March 21 and 23

The Kettering Schools will hold Preschool Registration for the 2023-2024 School Year on March 21 and March 23, at the Kettering Early Childhood Education Center.

Friday Firebird Focus April 7, 2023 Aug 26, 2022 Friday Firebird Focus April 7, 2023

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

'STEAM State of Mind' Podcast Sep 9, 2021 STEAM State of Mind Podcast

Join Bern Schwieterman, KCS's Elementary STEAM Coach, as he discusses a myriad of topics related to STEAM Education on his "STEAM State of Mind" podcast...

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