When to Contact the Communications Department


  • A crisis such as a fire or serious student incident occurs at your site. Notify Communications immediately even when the police or fire department are not involved.

  • Media arrive at your site unexpectedly. The office can provide guidance and advise the site staff about how to handle this type of situation.

  • You have invited the media to attend an event. The event can be included in the Media Calendar, a list of district events provided to the media each Friday; please send notices at least one month in advance to Communications.

  • You have an exciting event or activity that should be included in Newsline, in the Media Calendar and the district website. Please send notices at least one month in advance to Communications.

  • You have any media-related questions.

  • You need assistance with marketing and promotional ideas.

The Communications Office telephone number is (619) 725-5578.

Please send the following via email (communications@sandi.net) or school mail to the Communications Department, Education Center Room 2145:

  • Letters to parents following a serious situation at the school (such as a fire or violence)

  • School newsletters

  • Media advisories or news releases