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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 High volleyball team tops Bemidji

October 20, 2017

Moorhead High School mid hitter Ayana Blythe prepares to spike the ball during volleyball action Oct. 10. The Spuds host the 32nd Annual Pumpkin Classic tournament Oct. 20-21. Read More

Absentee ballots available for Moorhead Schools’ Nov. 7 special election

October 13, 2017

Absentee ballots for the Nov. 7, 2017, special election for Moorhead Area Public Schools may be requested until Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. Read More

Moorhead High football team wins five in a row

October 12, 2017

Moorhead High running back Otis Weah breaks another tackle as he rushes against the Sabres in football action Oct. 6 in Sartell. The Spuds put their five-game winning streak up against Brainerd at 7 p.m. Friday, October 13 at Jim Gotta Stadium. Read More

First-ever SpudTacular Gala set for Oct. 21

October 5, 2017

The Moorhead Schools Legacy Foundation is hosting its first-ever SpudTacular Fall Gala from 6:30 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Courtyard by Marriott, 1080 28th Ave. S., Moorhead, to support the educational experience of all students in Moorhead Area Public Schools. Read More

Moorhead School Board Candidates’ Forum set for Oct. 5

September 29, 2017

The League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley is holding a Moorhead School Board Candidates’ Forum for the November 7 special election for a one-year seat on the Moorhead School Board. The forum will be from 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Moorhead Public Library. Read More