Office of Public Relations
Welcome to the Waxahachie ISD Office of Public Relations, where our goal is to foster a positive two-way relationship between the district and its stakeholders and to serve as an effective liaison for students, staff, parents, community members, and taxpayers. The Waxahachie ISD Office of Public Relations will inform and promote news in a timely manner, while embracing innovative technology, engaging the community, and positioning WISD as a premier school district. The Director of Public Relations serves as the district's official spokesperson and works to continually promote the district's mission of "Excellence in Education."
The Office of Public Relations serves as an information clearinghouse and is responsible for a variety of tasks including, but not limited to, the following:
- External and Internal News Releases and Media Calls
- Distribution of "The Drum Beat" E-Newsletter. Sign up to receive the Drum Beat.
- Social Media Platforms
- Video and Graphics Production
- Informational Publications such as Brochures, Flyers, Postcards
- Annual Report
- Annual Quick Facts Card
- Campus Publicity Support
- District-Wide Event Planning and Event PR
- Public Information Requests
Public Relations Department
411 N. Gibson Street
Waxahachie, TX 75165
The WISD Public Relations Office coordinates news coverage of the school district and is responsible for overseeing official communications between the school system and the news media. The office provides story ideas to media outlets (i.e., newspaper, television, radio) and helps arrange appropriate interviews. The office also provides assistance and training to school administrators regarding effective relations with the news media. All news conferences and public events of a district-wide nature in which news coverage is requested must be coordinated by or through the Public Relations Office.
Coupons & Incentives
Non-School Literature Distribution
Non-School Literature Distribution, Advertising, and Business Involvement on Campuses
Non-School Posters, Banners & Yard Signs
On-Campus Business Solicitation
Presentations to Students, Parents & Employees