Communications Department

Cultivating a Culture of Transparent Two-Way Communication

The mission of the Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing Department is to ensure effective internal and external communication, fostering collaboration and engagement among all stakeholders. We are committed to create a culture of open, honest, and transparent two-way communication, where engagement takes precedence.


Audience We Service 

  • Students and Alumni

  • Parents/Guardians

  • CHISD Staff

  • Volunteers, and community

  • Local Businesses and Government Groups

  • News Media and Civic Organizations 


Services We Provide

  • District Internal and External Communications

  • Media Relations

  • Branding

  • Digital Communications

  • Crisis Communications

  • Marketing and Advertising

  • Public Information Requests

  • Community Partnerships


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Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Call the Office: (903) 566-2441
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Our Communications Team

Elissa Thompson

Elissa Thompson
Director of Communications, PR, and Marketing
Public Information Officer
Executive Director of CHISD Education Foundation
(903) 566-2441

Debbie Dark

Debbie Dark
Communications Specialist
(903) 566-2441

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