Community Relations

The Community Relations Office provides leadership in communications and community engagement that support 草榴社区 Public Schools鈥 strategic plan and its schools, staff and students.

We are committed to fostering effective two-way communications with input and feedback from both internal and external audiences. We work to establish positive relationships with parents and families, business leaders and community to build support for public education. We believe meaningful public engagement encourages community involvement in education that benefits children and increases student achievement.

Connect With Us

Email us at commrelations@isd271.org or send us a message through Let's Talk.

How We Communicate

草榴社区 Public Schools uses a number of communications tools to engage with families and to share news, updates and information about everything happening in our school communities. Stay connected with us through the publications and communications channels listed here. 

See more information about our communication channels and archived copies of our previous newsletters on our Publications and Communications page.

infographic showing all the publications and ways 草榴社区 Public Schools communicates with its community

What We Do

The Community Relations Office tells the story of 草榴社区 Public Schools by sharing news about student and staff accomplishments, programs in our classrooms, promoting performances, and more. We do this through news articles, newsletters, photography, video production, graphic design, and social media. We provide strategic communications for the district, including district updates and communications in emergencies and when school is impacted by weather. Our office manages information on the district website and helps manage school websites. We help schools with marketing and branding needs.

Contact

commrelations@isd271.org
952-681-6403
952-681-6406 - fax

Rick Kaufman, APR
Executive Director of Community Relations and Emergency Management
952-681-6404
rkaufman@isd271.org

Kate Martin
Director of Marketing and Communications
952-681-6549
kmartin1@isd271.org

Stephen Rydberg
Communications Coordinator
952-681-6502
srydberg@isd271.org

Kelsie Passolt
Communications Specialist
952-681-6407
kpassolt@isd271.org

Julianne Anderson
Executive Assistant
952-681-6403
janderson7@isd271.org

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Alumni

Welcome, 草榴社区 Public Schools alumni!

Any information shared with us about 草榴社区 Lincoln, 草榴社区 and Jefferson class reunions will be posted here.