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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.

Brand Standards

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

Moorhead Area Public Schools seeks staff and community input on next superintendent

January 16, 2018

The Moorhead School Board is soliciting input from school district staff and community members to help in the search for the new superintendent. Complete the survey between Jan. 16-29, 2018 to give your input.

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District property tax levy increases with rising enrollment

January 15, 2018

After another student enrollment increase this fall, Moorhead Area Public Schools’ property tax levy will increase 7 percent. The local property tax levy provides just 10.7 percent of the district’s budget while 83.6 percent is from state aid. Read More

Moorhead High girls hockey splits games last week

January 12, 2018

Moorhead High goalie Emma Kolo goes to cover the puck during the girls hockey home game Jan. 4. Read More

School Board begins superintendent search process

January 11, 2018

The Moorhead School Board held its first work session with Minnesota School Boards Association consultants on Jan. 8, beginning the search for a new superintendent for Moorhead Area Public Schools. Read More

Moorhead High boys swimming competes at home

January 10, 2018

Moorhead High’s Ethan Lemke swims the 100-yard butterfly during the boys swimming meet between Moorhead, Perham and Wahpeton last week. Read More