The Marshalltown Community School District communications department plays a vital role in ensuring that the entire school community is informed and engaged. Through effective communication, they create a sense of connection between students, parents, and staff, fostering a collaborative and supportive learning environment.

By keeping families informed about school events and activities, the communications department helps build a strong sense of community. They also provide valuable information about academic programs and support services, empowering students and families to make informed decisions about their education. Through their work, the communications department inspires a culture of transparency and open communication, where everyone has a voice and feels empowered to contribute to the success of the school.

The department is responsible for:

  • Develop comprehensive communications plan
  • Create district-wide communications materials
  • Manage social media accounts
  • Coordinate media relations
  • Implement marketing campaigns
  • Organize and aid public events
  • Facilitate internal communications
  • Provide communication training and support


Online ResourcesOther Resources
District WebsiteMedia Resources
Twitter (@mcsdbobcats)Press Releases
Facebook (Marshalltown.Schools)Marshalltown CSD Style Guide
District YouTube ChannelDistrict Communications Plan (2022-2024)
School Board YouTube Channel
Infinite Campus
To be on the district’s press release list, please reach out to Director of Communications Abby Koch.