Past Winners

2019 ISPRA Award Results

ISPRA’s annual Communications Contest awards school public relations professionals throughout the state for outstanding work. Over 150 entries were submitted amongst 20 categories and were judged this year by the Arizona School Public Relations chapter. A special thank you to Juicebox Interactive for sponsoring the Awards event.


2019 ISPRA Communicator of the Year

2019 Communicator of the Year

Head shot portrait of Diane Ostrowski

Diane Ostrowski

Council Bluffs Community School District

2019 ISPRA Department of the Year

2019 Department of the Year

West Des Moines Community School District logo

 

West Des Moines Community School District


Blue & Gold Awards – (5/5)

Advertising

  • Sioux City Community School District (2)

Bond/Finance Campaign

  • Ames Community School District
  • Southeast Polk Community School District

Excellence in Writing

  • Iowa School for the Deaf
  • Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB)
  • West Des Moines Community School District

Infographic

  • Southeast Polk Community School District
  • Iowa City Community School District

Newsletter/Newspaper/Magazine

  • Ames Community School District

Photography

  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA)
  • Charles City Community School District

Special Purpose

  • Sioux City Community School District (2)
  • Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB)
  • Iowa City Community School District (3)
  • Iowa School for the Deaf (4)

Video (Long)

  • Dubuque Community School District
  • West Des Moines Community School District
  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA)
  • Waterloo Community School District (3)

Video (Short)

  • Waterloo Community School District
  • Southeast Polk Community School District

Video Series

  • Dubuque Community School District

Awards of Excellence (3–4.9/5)

Advertising

  • Urbandale Community School District
  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA)
  • West Des Moines Community School District
  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Waterloo Community School District (2)

Annual Report

  • Iowa School for the Deaf

App

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

Bond/Finance Campaign

  • Saint Albert Catholic Schools

Branding/Image Package

  • Waterloo Community School District
  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • West Des Moines Community School District
  • Charles City Community School District
  • Dubuque Community School District

E-Newsletter

  • West Des Moines Community School District (2)

Excellence in Writing

  • West Des Moines Community School District (2)
  • Ames Community School District
  • Marshalltown Community School District (3)
  • Waterloo Community School District (2)
  • Urbandale Community School District (2)
  • Charles City Community School District
  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA)

Handbook

  • Iowa City Community School District
  • Charles City Community School District

Infographic

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

Newsletter/Newspaper/Magazine

  • Iowa School for the Deaf
  • Urbandale Community School District
  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA) (2)

Photography

  • Waterloo Community School District (4)
  • West Des Moines Community School District
  • Charles City Community School District
  • Council Bluffs Community School District (7)
  • West Des Moines Community School District
  • Marshalltown Community School District

Podcasting/Audio

  • Waterloo Community School District

Public Engagement

  • Charles City Community School District
  • West Des Moines Community School District

Social Media

  • Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB) (2)
  • Ames Community School District
  • Norwalk Community School District

Special Purpose

  • Norwalk Community School District (2)
  • Iowa City Community School District (5)
  • Iowa School for the Deaf (3)
  • Waterloo Community School District (5)
  • Charles City Community School District
  • Dubuque Community School District

Video (Long)

  • Dubuque Community School District
  • Urbandale Community School District (3)
  • Ottumwa Community School District
  • West Des Moines Community School District (2)
  • Waterloo Community School District
  • Ames Community School District
  • Sioux City Community School District (2)

Video (Short)

  • West Des Moines Community School District (2)
  • Dubuque Community School District
  • Waterloo Community School District
  • Ottumwa Community School District
  • Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB)
  • Ames Community School District
  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA)

Video Series

  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA) (2)
  • West Des Moines Community School District (2)
  • Ames Community School District
  • Ottumwa Community School District
  • Waterloo Community School District

Website

  • Urbandale Community School District
  • Waukee Community School District

Special Project Website/Blog

  • Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB)

Award of Merit (1-2/5)

Advertising

  • Waterloo Community School District
  • Saint Albert Catholic Schools

Bond/Finance Campaign

  • Council Bluffs Community School District

Infographic

  • Central Rivers AEA (CRAEA)

Photography

  • West Des Moines Community School District
  • Saint Albert Catholic Schools (2)

Video (Long)

  • Urbandale Community School District

Video (Short)

  • Urbandale Community School District (2)

Video Series

  • Urbandale Community School District