Welcome to Communications

  • 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 topekapublicschools.net and social media

    Support for Schools

    Some services we provide principals & schools are:
    • Crisis Management
    • Media Relations Training
    • Promotional Support

    Support for Parents and the Community

    We service 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.
Misty Kruger
  • Misty Kruger

    Director of Communications
    624 SW 24th St.
    Topeka, KS 66611
    (785) 295-3092

    For Media Inquiries Please Contact:

    Erika Hall

    Senior Communications Specialist
    624 SW 24th St. 
    Topeka, KS 66611 
    (785) 295-3079

    Mark Kotich

    Communications Specialist
    624 SW 24th St. 
    Topeka, KS 66611 
    (785) 295-3044

    Marissa Meis

    Communications Specialist
    624 SW 24th St. 
    Topeka, KS 66611 
    (785) 295-3047

    Francesca Kelley

    Communications Intern
    624 SW 24th St. 
    Topeka, KS 66611 
    (785) 295-3073