Ankeny School District Communications Earn Awards in State Contest
ANKENY, Iowa (April 27, 2018) - Ankeny School District communications won eight awards in the 2018 Iowa Schools Public Relations Association (ISPRA) communications contest. Communications from school districts, Area Education Agencies and other educational institutions are evaluated on a 100-point scale by judges from Public Relations Associations in other states. Submissions are evaluated and feedback is received on content, writing, design, photos, overall impression and other criteria that contribute to the effectiveness of the communications.
The district received six Awards of Excellence:
Video (Short) - Elementary 11 Bond Referendum
Social Media - Elementary 11 Bond Referendum
Bond/Finance Campaigns - ACSD Builds (Elementary 11 Bond Referendum)
Public Engagement - FUEL
Branding/Image Package - Orbis
Communication Plan - ACSD Grows: Laying the Groundwork
Two Awards of Merit were also received for projects including a video for the Trailhead Local scholarship program and the 2017-2018 Ankeny Advance newsletters.
Ankeny Community Schools is unified in its commitment, passion, and vision so every learner is prepared to achieve a lifetime of personal success.
Ankeny Community School District does not discriminate based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, physical attributes, physical or mental ability or disability, ancestry, political party preference, military affiliation, socioeconomic status, or familial status. Inquiries or grievances may be directed to Josie Lewis, Chief Human Resources Officer, 306 SW School Street, P.O. Box 189, Ankeny, IA, 50021-0189, (515) 965-9600, firstname.lastname@example.org; or the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, Des Moines, IA, 50319-0201, (515) 281-4121; or the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 500 West Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661.
NOTICE: THE ANKENY COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT COMPLIES WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA), IOWA CIVIL RIGHTS ACT (ICRA), AND SECTION 504 OF THE REHABILITATION ACT IN ENSURING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY EQUAL TO THAT OF THEIR NONDISABLED PEERS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE DISTRICT’S PROGRAMS, BENEFITS, AND SERVICES, INCLUDING THOSE DELIVERED THROUGH ELECTRONIC AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY. FOR REQUESTS OR INQUIRIES REGARDING ACCESS TO THE DISTRICT’S WEBPAGE OR ANOTHER ELECTRONIC RESOURCE, PLEASE CONTACT THE DISTRICT’S COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER, SAMANTHA AUKES AT 515-289-3950 OR SAMANTHA.AUKES@ANKENYSCHOOLS.ORG. INFORMATION ON HOW TO REACH THE DISTRICT’S SECTION 504/EQUITY COORDINATOR AND APPLICABLE GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES ARE AVAILABLE HERE.