How we support Topeka Public Schools

The Communications team:

  • promotes student and staff achievements
  • organizes volunteer and partnership opportunities
  • helps manage crisis situations
  • responds to media inquiries
  • explains complex issues to parents and the community
  • communicates district directives and policies to employees
  • notifies the public in cases of emergency
  • manages content for and social media

Support for Schools

Some services we provide principals & schools are:

  • Crisis Management
  • Media Relations Training
  • Promotional Support

Support for Parents & 
the Community

We serve as advocates for district parents on issues relating to the success of individual students within our district.

Support for Employees

We keep our employees up-to-date with district happenings through our electronic newsletter, website, staff site, and social media. We also celebrate their achievements and dedication to our students.

Support for Administration &
Board of Education

We support the administration and BOE by communicating their work and decisions to our employees, parents, students, and community members.


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Dr. Aarion Gray

Dr. Aarion L. Gray

General Director of Instructional Services & Communications
(Media Contact)
624 SW 24th St.
Topeka, KS 66611
(785) 295-3024
[email protected]


Phoebe Nordyke

Phoebe Nordyke

Communications Specialist to the Superintendent
624 SW 24th St.
Topeka, KS 66611
(785) 295-3020
[email protected]


Kylie Fleck-TalleyKylie Fleck-Talley

Communications Coordinator
624 SW 24th St.
Topeka, KS 66611
(785) 295-3073
[email protected]


Michael WilliamsMichael Williams

Communications Specialist
624 SW 24th St.
Topeka, KS 66611
(785) 295-3075
[email protected]


Darin Wallace

Darin Wallace

Applications Analyst (Web)
500 SW Tuffy Kellogg Dr
Topeka, KS 66606
(785) 274-6365
[email protected]


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