The mission of the Communications Department is to provide accurate and timely information to the school community and the general public about the district. The department also supports schools and district departments with a centralized printing services operation. The Communications Department is under the Chief of Staff and District Relations Division.
The Communications Department supports schools, departments and executive management with internal and external communications. Responsibilities include crisis communications, media relations, employee communications, website development and maintenance, issues management, event management, parent communications and graphic design.
Products produced by the department include the district website, publications such as the Facts for Parents, photographs used on the website, digital publications such as Newsline and Friday Notes, production of the Board of Education telecasts, as well as videos and promotional material. Printing services handles in-house or coordinates outsourcing of duplicating thousands of pages of instructional and other material every year.
The department is comprised of highly-skilled staff, with specialized expertise in their respective fields who interface with management and staff throughout the district.See Also: When to Contact the Communications Department
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