Sara Blair
Communications and Marketing Manager
651-403-7008 | 

Angela Fuentes
Communications Specialist
651-403-7022 |


School District 197 welcomes requests from media outlets. Journalists and media companies who seek information for stories or wish to interview staff should begin by contacting Sara Blair, Communications and Marketing Manager.

Serving as a liaison between the district and the community.

The Communications Department provides strategic input in decision-making and communicating decisions of the administration and School Board. The department is responsible for developing and assisting with communication for both internal and external audiences, including community, government and media relations; crisis communication and mass notification; website and social media; news releases, newsletters and marketing materials; advertising sponsorship; brand standards and requests for information. 

What We Do