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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 announces principal assignment

April 24, 2017

Moorhead Area Public Schools has named a new administrator for the 2017-18 school year. Josh St. Louis was named principal for S.G. Reinertsen Elementary School effective July 1, following School Board approval on April 24. Read More

Moorhead High orchestra students performed in Hawaii

April 24, 2017

Moorhead High School orchestra students, under the direction of Jon Larson, perform at the April 24 School Board meeting as part of the report about the orchestra’s major magnitude field trip to Hawaii in March. Read More

Bridget McManamon takes top honors at 2017 “Shark Tank”

April 21, 2017

Moorhead High School’s Bridget McManamon placed first for her business, Herstory, at the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s YEA! Investor Panel Shark Tank last month. She advances to compete in the Saunders Scholars Competition in New York in May. Read More

Hopkins Teacher of the Year embraces technology to enhance learning

April 20, 2017

Jessica Rieniets believes in preparing students for their future schooling, career and lives by teaching them skills necessary to succeed in an ever-changing world. Rieniets, a grades 4-5 Spanish Immersion teacher at Ellen Hopkins Elementary School, is this year’s Hopkins Teacher of the Year. Read More

Information night for 2017-18 kindergarten set for April 20

April 18, 2017

Moorhead Area Public Schools will hold an information night for 2017-18 kindergarten on Thursday, April 20, at Probstfield Center for Education. Parents of incoming kindergarten students can learn about plans for the 2017-18 school year. Read More