Public Information

Welcome to the RRPS Communications Office!

The RRPS Communications Office
  • Acts as liaison between RRPS departments and schools and the news media; the Public Information Officer as directed by the superintendent acts as the district's official spokesperson
  • Advises district departments and schools on communications issues and assists with communications projects and contacts
  • Assists with and sometimes coordinates special projects and district committees and task forces
  • Acts as liaison to and supports the activities of community groups
  • Provides assistance to schools in meeting the requirements of FERPA, NCLB, and other statutes regarding release of directory information, protection of student privacy, parent-community notification, school accountability reporting requirements, etc.
  • Provides training and assistance to administrators and staff on communications planning, media relations, and customer service

Additional Information


Strategic Planning, Engagement, and Communications Staff

Gary Tripp, Chief of Staff And Engagement
Kim Vesely, Research and Special Projects Officer
Courtney Rogers, Administrative Assistant

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