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Marching Firebirds 2021
The Marching Firebirds, in their new uniforms, are ready for the 2021 season!
Olivia O., a members of Fairmont High School's Color Guard, performs her routine during a competition at Trent Arena.
The Fairmont Auditorium hosts district performances, as well as outside events and activities.
Interior of Fairmont’s New Auditorium
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
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

9
Consecutive years named
"Best Communities for Music Education"

$5.2 million

Scholarship dollars offered to
Fairmont High School
Class of 2021 

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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District Safety Tipline -- See Something...Say Something Jun 27, 2022 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. 

KCS Partnering with TeacherLists™ for School Supply Options Jul 22, 2022 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.

District Awarded Certificate of Excellence for Financial Reporting Jun 22, 2022 District Awarded Certificate of Excellence for Financial Reporting for 27th consecutive year

For the 27th year in a row, the Kettering City School District has been presented with the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO).

Stopfinder App for Student Transportation Schedules Aug 9, 2022 Stopfinder Transportation App

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

Fairmont High School Named Purple Start School Apr 18, 2022 Fairmont High Schools has been named a Purple Star School for its support of military-connected youth and families!

It is an honor to announce that Fairmont High School has been selected as a Purple Star School by the Ohio Department of Education.

Partners For Healthy Youth Kettering Community Youth and Family Action Plan Page Oct 19, 2021 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.

Kettering Schools Launches MTSS Web Page Aug 3, 2021 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.

KCS Safe Return to School and Learning Recovery and Extended Learning Plans Apr 1, 2021 Learning Recovery and Extended Learning Plan

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

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