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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

Moorhead High science teacher named one of two Moorhead Teachers of the Year

February 17, 2017

Angie Jelinek’s teaching career began in the hallways of Moorhead High School where she completed her student teaching before being hired to fill a second semester opening in the science department. Jelinek, who has taught science at Moorhead High School since January 2003, has been named one of two 2017 Moorhead Teachers of the Year. Read More

Moorhead High wrestling team ready for section tournament

February 16, 2017

Moorhead High School wrestler Riley Schock maneuvers his Barnesville opponent into position during wrestling action against the Trojans. The Spud wrestlers ended their regular season with a dual record of 18-6 and begin tournament action Feb. 18. Read More

Horizon Middle School presents retelling of classic in “The Wiz”

February 14, 2017

Moorhead’s Horizon Middle School presents the “The Wiz” at 7 p.m. March 2, 3 and 4 and 2 p.m. March 5 at the Moorhead High School auditorium, 2300 4th Ave. S. Reserve tickets online at or by calling the box office at 218-284-2255. Read More

Moorhead High qualifies two for Nordic skiing state meet

February 13, 2017

Two members of the Moorhead High School girls Nordic skiing team, Sofie Overturf and Kate Ludwig, will compete in the state meet on Feb. 16 at Giants Ridge.
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Nonfiction author speaks to Robert Asp and Hopkins Elementary students

February 9, 2017

Author Elizabeth Raum began writing nonfiction because she used to read a lot of nonfiction, especially biographies. Raum visited Robert Asp Elementary and Ellen Hopkins Elementary to talk to grades 3-5 students in January. Read More