Communications & Public Relations

The Faribault Public Schools communications department supports the district’s fifth strategy, Family and Community Engagement, by keeping families and the community informed about the accomplishments of our students and staff, educational opportunities, and innovative programming that takes place in our schools. 

Faribault Public Schools communicates with a variety of stakeholders in District 656, including students, families, staff and community members. The department works to effectively share information through a variety of channels and capacities, including: Community engagement, internal communications, marketing, media relations, notifications and alerts, publications, public relations, social media, our Falcon App and our websites.

All communications sent out by the district will be provided in English, Spanish and Somali. For additional language support, contact the Faribault Education Center at 507-333-6472.

Matt Steichen is the Community Relations Coordinator for the district.



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