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Olivia O., a members of Fairmont High School's Color Guard, performs her routine during a competition at Trent Arena.
Students in Learning Pods
Students were busy working in their Learning Pods during the 1st quarter of the school year
Learning Pods
The Fairmont Auditorium hosts district performances, as well as outside events and activities.
Interior of Fairmont’s New Auditorium
Fairmont High School's Marching Firebirds perform their half-time show during the 2020-2021 football season.
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
A Kettering Teacher Works One-on-One with her Student
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

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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New Free and Reduced Meal Benefit Application 21-22 School Year Jul 25, 2021

New Meal Benefits Application for 2021-2022 is ready to be completed! Complete application online, or by printing a hard copy and send it to your school or the district office!

Friday Firebird Focus -- July 23, 2021 Jul 23, 2021 Friday Firebird Focus

Superintendent Scott Inskeep's "Friday Firebird Focus" will be posted on Fridays during the 2021-2022 school year and will include information about school and community issues, events and activities.

Fairmont 101 -- Tuesday, August 3 Jul 26, 2021 Fairmont 101 is August 3

Fairmont 101 (Freshman Orientation) will be held on Tuesday, August 3, from 11 a.m. - 3:30 pm at Fairmont High School.

We're Hiring Bus Drivers! Apr 30, 2021 KCS is Hiring Bus Drivers -- Immediate Openings!

The Kettering City Schools are hiring Bus Drivers. The district offers competitive wages and a full benefits package. Stop by the Transportation Department, Monday-Friday, for an immediate interview!

Change in Dates for August Board Meetings Jul 26, 2021 Notice of August 20221 Board Meeting Date Changes

The Kettering Board of Education has changed the dates of its August Board Meetings.

New Student Registration for Next School Year -- SY2021-2022 Mar 23, 2021 Now enrolling students for the 2021-2022 school year

Welcome to the Kettering City Schools! We are currently enrolling students for the 2021-2022 school year.

COVID-19 Reporting and Notification Dashboard Sep 21, 2020 COVID 19 Dashboard 2-Week Period Ending July 16 2021

Gov. Mike DeWine has mandated that school districts maintain a Reporting and Notification Dashboard to alert the school community to positive COVID-19 cases among students and staff members.

Order your 2021 Aerie Literary Magazine Today Apr 27, 2021 "Aerie 2021: The Elephant in the Room" is now available for sale

Aerie: The Elephant in the Room, is a 72-page book (plus website!) featuring original art and literature by Fairmont High School students. 

KCS Learning Recovery and Extended Learning Plan Apr 1, 2021 Learning Recovery and Extended Learning Plan

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

Friday Firebird Focus --May 28, 2021 May 28, 2021 Superintendent Scott Inskeep's "Friday Firebird Focus"

Superintendent Scott Inskeep's "Friday Firebird Focus" provides information and updates each Friday on current events and district activities for the 202-2021 school year. 

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SAVE THE DATE! Mark your calendars for August 31, 7 p.m., as we honor the newest inductees into the Chester A. Roush Educational Hall of Fame -- Peg Engelhardt, Ardith Hurst Hargrave and Larry Lamb. The ceremony will be held in the FHS Auditorium, with a reception to follow. https://t.co/6zYzCkz0vb
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Supt. Scott Inskeep is publishing a "Friday Firebird Focus" today to provide families and staff with information as we move closer to the start of the 2021-2022 school year and will post the newsletter on Fridays during the 2021-2022 school year. https://t.co/ls5DxczbVz https://t.co/7qorY1B1be