Community Relations Department wins statewide recognition

Mar 04, 2015 | Community Relations

Members of the Lamar CISD Community Relations Department were honored by their peers recently, earning three Best of Category awards at the 2015 Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) Star Awards Banquet in San Antonio.

Competing against school districts from across Texas, the group also earned nine Gold Stars, six Silver Stars and one Bronze Star. The competition looked at public relations materials produced during the 2013-2014 school year.

The Best of Category awards were for:

• Best Program for the Adolphus Elementary Dedication;
• Best Printed Calendar/Planner for the 2014 Lamar CISD Classroom Calendar; and 
• Best News or Information Video for The Randle Report.

“I’m so proud of our team because every single person plays a role in our success,” said Mike Rockwood, Lamar CISD’s Executive Director of Community Relations. “We’re the storytellers of Lamar CISD and these awards highlight the great things going on in our classrooms and our community.”