PR Earns National Communications Awards

Annual Report The Pine-Richland School District earned three awards in the National School Public Relations Association 2014 Communications Awards contest.

The district earned the NSPRA Award of Merit for Distinguished Achievement for the following electronic media and publications:

  • Pine-Richland School District News & Information E-Newsletter
  • Pine-Richland School District Website

  • Positively Pine-Richland
    Annual Report

PR was the only district in the region and one of only three districts in the state to earn a website award. PR and North Allegheny School Districts were the only two districts in PA to earn awards in the external e-newsletter category. . PR, Fox Chapel, North Penn & Seneca Valley School Districts were the only districts to earn awards in the annual report category in PA.

The contest is open to all public and private schools nationwide. NSPRA is a recognized leader in school communications. NSPRA  has honored best practices in school communication for more than 50 years.

Earlier this year, PR earned awards in the Pennsylvania School Public Relation’s Annual Excellence in Education Communication Contest. The district earned an Award of Excellence for its Electronic Newsletter “Pine-Richland School District News & Information”.  The district also earned awards of honor for “Positively PR” special publication and the district website.