Communications and Community Relations

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    The Communications and Community Relations Department coordinates district-level internal and external communications to families, staff, and our community.





    How information is shared:

     GBSD Website

    On the website you'll find:

    The Communications staff oversees district website content.  

    To share feedback or ask a question, email

    Social Media

    Gresham-Barlow School District connects with our community through:

    Media Relations

    The Communications and Community Relations Department is the primary point of contact for the news media.

    For media inquiries call Athena Vadnais at 503-261-4557 or  

    Visit District News to view recent news releases and announcements

    We want your story ideas

    If you have a story idea, photos, or video that would have district-wide interest, please email

    eFlyer Distribution

    The District uses the Peachjar system to manage the distribution of flyers by non-profit community organizations that wish to provide information to our students and families about educational and recreational opportunities.