Communications Team Awarded Top Honors in State

Duncanville ISD’s Communications Department brought home the gold and silver from this year’s Texas School Public Relations Conference. Every one of the department’s submissions placed in the top two categories for a total of 10 awards.

Digital Specialist Kris Hill took the top award in the state for a flyer she created in Spanish to advertise the district’s pre-Kindergarten registration - “Rodeo de Pre-K.” The ‘Best of Category’ honor is given to one submission chosen from those that placed in the gold category. Hill’s video and advertising submissions also received gold and silver honors.

Director of External Communications Lari Barager received a gold award for photography. Barager’s writing and submissions demonstrating media coverage of district stories were awarded silver designations.

Communications Specialist Brooke Rawlinson was awarded gold for her work on the Duncanville ISD Education Foundation’s ‘Heart of Duncanville 5k’ campaign.

 The complete list of awards:

Gold – Non-English Speaking Audience, “Rodeo de Pre-K” flyer – Kris Hill

Gold – Photo, “Touching the Future” – Lari Barager

Gold – Video, “Duncanville ISD Superintendent Good News” – Kris Hill

Gold – Foundation Campaign, “Heart of Duncanville 5k” – Brooke Rawlinson

Silver - Flyer, “Jobs! Jobs! Jobs!”– Kris Hill

Silver - Program, “Our Employees are Out of This World” - Kris Hill

Silver – Writing, “Quarterback Sidelines as Cosmetology Student” – Lari Barager

Silver – Published News Release, “DHS Gets a New Boss” – Lari Barager

Silver – Published News Release, “Little Free Library Project” – Lari Barager