Past Winners

2021 ISPRA Award Results

ISPRA’s annual Communications Contest awards school public relations professionals throughout the state for outstanding work. More than 100 entries were submitted in more than 20 categories and were judged this year. Congratulations to our 2021 award winners!


Blue & Gold Awards – (5/5)

Advertising

  • Waterloo Community Schools

Bond/Finance Campaign

  • Ankeny Community School District

Branding/Identity Package

  • Ames Community School District
  • Des Moines Public Schools
  • Dubuque Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District
  • Waukee Community School District

Communication Plan

  • Ames Community School District

Excellence in Writing

  • Des Moines Public Schools

Photography

  •  Des Moines Public Schools
  • Sioux City Community School District

Podcasting/Audio

  • Ames Community School District

Special Project Website

  • Ames Community School District

Special Purpose

  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Dubuque Community School District

Video (Long)

  • Iowa City Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District
  • West Des Moines Community Schools

Video (Short)

  • Dubuque Community School District (3)

Video Series

  • Sioux City Community School District
  • Waukee Community School District

Website

  • Ankeny Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District

Awards of Excellence (3-4.9/5)

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  •  Iowa City Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District
  • Waterloo Community Schools

Annual Report

  • Ankeny Community School District

Branding/Image Package

  • Des Moines Public Schools (3)
  • Waterloo Community Schools
  • Urbandale Community School District

E-Newsletter

  •  Ankeny Community School District
  • Des Moines Public Schools
  • Urbandale Community School District

Excellence in Writing

  • Des Moines Public Schools (2)
  • Dubuque Community School District (2)
  • Ames Community School District
  • Urbandale Community School District
  • Waterloo Community Schools
  • West Des Moines Community Schools

Handbook

  • Des Moines Public Schools

Infographic

  •  Ames Community School District
  • Dubuque Community School District (2)
  • Des Moines Public Schools

Newsletter/Newspaper/Magazine

  •  Iowa School for the Deaf
  • Ames Community School District
  • Council Bluffs Community School District

Photography

  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Des Moines Public Schools (5)
  • Iowa City Community School District
  • Waterloo Community Schools (8)
  • Ames Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District

Podcasting/Audio

  • Waterloo Community School District

Public Engagement

  • Ames Community School District
  • Waukee Community School District

Social Media

  • Ames Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District (2)

Special Project Website/Blog

  • West Des Moines Community School District

Special Purpose

  • Ames Community School District
  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Iowa City Community School District (6)
  • Iowa School for the Deaf (2)
  • Sioux City Community School District (3)
  • Waterloo Community Schools

Video (Long)

  • Waukee Community School District
  • Ames Community School District
  • Des Moines Public Schools (4)
  • Dubuque Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District (2)
  • Urbandale Community School District (2)
  • Waterloo Community Schools (7)

Video (Short)

  • Ames Community School District
  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Waterloo Community Schools (5)
  • West Des Moines Community Schools
  • Dubuque Community School District
  • Iowa City Community School District
  • Waukee Community School District

Video Series

  • Dubuque Community School District (2)
  • Urbandale Community School District

Website

  • Des Moines Public Schools

Awards of Merit (1-2/5)

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  • Waterloo Community School District (2)

Branding/Identity Package

  • Dubuque Community School District

Excellence in Writing

  • Des Moines Public Schools (2)
  • Waterloo Community Schools (2)

Photography

  • Des Moines Public Schools (2)
  • Waterloo Community Schools (3)

Social Media

  • Ankeny Community School District
  • Waterloo Community Schools (2)

Video (Special Project Website/Blog)

  • Iowa City Community School District (2)

Video (Long)

  • Waterloo Community Schools

Website

  • Waterloo Community Schools