Communications and Marketing

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Emily White

Director of Communications and Marketing
Sunnyvale ISD

(972) 226-5974

Communications Department Mission:

The mission of the SISD Communications Department is to clearly communicate the district's mission to Engage, Equip and Empower all Students for Lifelong Learning to our stakeholders using a variety of relevant and engaging methods. Strengthening community ties in Sunnyvale by partnering with stakeholders in meaningful ways will support the good work happening in our schools.

Communications Department Services:

  • Sunnyvale ISD E-News

  • SISD District App (powered by Thrillshare and available on Google Store or App Store)

  • SISD District Magazine - Horizons, Community Report and Other Publications

  • SISD Community Partnership Program

  • SISD District Website -

  • Media Requests

  • Public Information Requests

  • Standard Response Protocol and Safety Communications

  • Engagement Surveys

  • Bond/VATRE Relations

  • Community Relations

  • Events

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Sharing News With Us!

Do you have a great story about one of our Raiders or fantastic Sunnyvale employees? We'd love to hear about it! Please share your story, photo or social media post with Emily White at or on of our campuses.

Deadline for Contact

Distribution Date

Campus E-News

Tuesday at 1pm


District E-News

Wednesday at 1pm


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Paige Wester

Tuesday at 1pm



Suzanne Valenta

Tuesday at 1pm



Tera Rabe

Tuesday at 1pm



Shaira Starnes

Tuesday at 1pm


SISD / District

Emily White

Wednesday at 1pm


Horizons - District Magazine

Community Report

SISD Communications Department Awards

Gold Achievement Award

The SISD Communications Department is a proud member of the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA), the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) and School Public Relations in North Texas (SPRINT).

National School Public Relations
Golden Achievement Award - one of eight in the state and one of 80 in the nation for the VATRE Campaign.

Gold Stars:
SISD Magazine - Horizons
SISD Community Report 21-22
Classroom Photography
District Website

Silver Star:
E-newsletter - SISD E-News

Texas Association of School Public Relations
Platinum Award Finalist - SISD VATRE Campaign 2022 - top five in state, all categories

Crystal Award Finalist - SISD VATRE Campaign - one of eight in the state in campaign category
Gold Star, Best of Category - Writing: Published News or Feature -
Doug Williams May Be Signing Off as Superintendent, But His Fight for Education Continues 

Gold Star, Best of Category - Video Marketing - SISD VATRE Campaign Video Series 

Gold Star - Sunnyvale ISD Job Fair Flyer
Silver Stars -
SISD E-newsletter
SISD Community Report 2022
Horizons Magazine 2022
Superintendent Doug Williams’ Retirement Program