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Superintendent to Hold Saturday Breakfast Meetings

Grab some breakfast or a cup of coffee and join Superintendent Scott Inskeep for upcoming Saturday morning meetings to discuss and answer questions regarding the district's Permanent Improvement Levy. The PI Levy will be on the March 15 ballot.

Inskeep holds these informal meetings to give community members the opportunity to chat with him about the specifics of the PI Levy and to ask any questions of the superintendent about the levy and the Kettering Schools.

Each session will be one hour in length, and there is no need to RSVP, simply drop by any of the locations:

February 20 at 8:30 a.m. -- Panera Bread at Town & Country Shopping Center

March 5 at 8:30 a.m. -- Frisch's Big Boy at 2861 Wilmington Pike (near Beavertown Elementary)

March 12 at 8:30 a.m. -- Bob Evans at 1850 E. Dorothy Lane



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Board Approves Dave Miller as Head Football Coach

Congratulations to Dave Miller, the new head football coach of the Fairmont Firebirds. Miller was approved to take the helm as head coach by the Kettering Board of Education at its meeting Tuesday night.

Below is an article that was printed on the Covington Football Team's website and is being re-posted here with the team's permission.

This article gives wonderful insight into the qualities that impressed his interviewers and earned Miller the head coaching job here in Kettering. We thank the Covington Buccaneers for allowing us to share this article with the Kettering community and for being a class act, even as they witness the "End of an Era." 

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N2Art Exhibit Runs February 18-March 11

The annual N2Art Select Student Art Exhibit opens on February 18 and runs through March 11. The exhibit will be held in the Wayne Taylor Art Gallery, located in the main lobby of Fairmont High School.

N2Art features selected works of art produced by Kettering City School District art students in grades 1-12 and exhibited in a wide variety of mediums, including oil paintings, ceramics, 3-D design, pen-and-ink drawings, sculptures and photography.

Artists from the Southdale Orff Ensemble, Fairmont Interactive Media program and the Fairmont Spanish Dance club will be performing at the Opening Night of the N2Art Exhibit, which will be held from 6-8 p.m.

The public is invited to stop by the Fairmont Art Gallery at any time during the run of the exhibit to view the works of Kettering's talented students. 

Kindergarten Registration Set for March 14-18

The Kettering City School District will hold Kindergarten Registration for the 2016-2017 school year from March 14-18. Registration hours are from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the school that the student will attend. An evening registration will also take place on Tuesday, March 15, when parents/guardians can register their children until 7 p.m.

To register for kindergarten, a child must be five years old on or before September 30, 2016. The child’s birth record and custody papers, if applicable, are required at the time of registration. Immunization records should also be presented at the time of registration. All immunization records must be on file at the student’s school prior to the first day of classes.


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Procedures for Two-Hour School Delays

With accumulating snow in the forecast, this is a good time to remind parents/guardians of our procedures for Two-Hour School Delays. 


*  Students in the “AM” (morning) Kindergarten program will go to class from  10:15 to 11:50 a.m.

*  Students in the “PM” (afternoon) Kindergarten program will go to class from 12:55 to 2:30 p.m.


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