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The communications department works under the direction of the superintendent and is involved in community and public relations, internal communications and media relations. The district's communications coordinator works closely with administration and staff to inform employees and the public about what is happening in the district. The department publishes the district and special publications such as the district calendar and annual report, handles media requests, creates content and updates the district website and announcement e-newsletters, and maintains the district's social media presence on Facebook and Twitter.

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Consistency in language, style and identity standards are vital to convey the district's mission. A strong visual identity projects a distinctive look and creates a lasting impression. Consistent use and application of the district's visual identity is critical to building and maintaining familiarity with Moorhead Area Public Schools. Moorhead Area Public Schools has licensed and is trademarking its district, M and Spud mascot logos. Logos may be used through licensed vendors in accordance with the district's licensing agreement with U.S. Licensing. Contact for more information.

Recent News

Spuds place fourth at state volleyball tournament

November 16, 2017

After pulling out a 3-2 win over Willmar in the Class 3A, Section 8 championship, the Moorhead High School volleyball team did it again to win the quarterfinal match at the state volleyball tournament. The Spuds ended their season with fourth place at the volleyball state tournament and a season record of 22-11. Read More

Girls swimming and diving places fourth at sections, advances two to state

November 15, 2017

The Moorhead High girls swimming and diving team had its best finish in 20 years, placing fourth as a team at the Section 8AA swim meet. Andrea Lee and Katelin Winter qualified for the Class AA state tournament Nov. 16-18. Read More

Choose Kind: Horizon East students focus on kindness

November 14, 2017

Horizon Middle School East Campus grades 7-8 students are focused on two words: Choose Kind. Read More

New member elected to Moorhead School Board

November 14, 2017

Voters in the Moorhead Area Public Schools elected Kara Gloe to the School Board on Nov. 7. School district special election results were canvassed by the School Board on Nov. 13 and are now official. Read More

Moorhead High girls swim team competing at sections

November 9, 2017

Moorhead High School diver Jordan Colemer hits the water at a vertical position during the girls swim meet against the Sheyenne Mustangs on Oct. 24. The Spuds were victorious over the Mustangs and will begin section tournament action on Nov. 10 in Elk River. Read More