SPS Media Relations

Media contact: Tim Robinson, Lead Media Relations Specialist

About Seattle Public Schools Media Relations: Media Relations is part of SPS Public Affairs. The purpose is to assist professional media outlets and professional journalists gathering information for story production.

SPR Media Relations is the journalist’s resource for:

  • Interviews with SPS staff
  • Photo/b-roll opportunities
  • Data and information

[Please note: for non-journalists seeking to capture content in any SPS building, direct inquiries to SPS Building Rentals.]

News Releases

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Supt. Jones statement re: social media complaint

SPS statement – Gov. Inslee visits Ingraham High

Dec. 9, 2022

Nov. 14, 2022

Nov. 10, 2022

Seattle School Board redistricting underway
Sept. 22, 2022

Board approves contract negotiations with Brent Jones
March 4, 2022

SPS in the News

Supt. and mayor serve lunch at Denny Middle School
Westside Seattle — Dec. 5, 2022

Seattle enrollment levels but district still faces budget woes
Seattle Times – Dec. 2, 2022

On school safety, status quo unacceptable
Seattle Times — Nov. 27, 2022

How safety & security works in SPS
Seattle Times — Nov. 26, 2022

Addressing violence requires comprehensive approach
The Seattle Medium — Nov. 23, 2022

Students…demand gun control
Seattle Times — Nov. 13, 2022

SPS board approves new district boundaries
Seattle Times — Nov. 1, 2022

SPS adds Filipino American history class
Seattle Times — Oct. 31, 2022

Great Washington Shakeout
KOMO tv — Oct. 20, 2022

SPS students could be in school in July
Axios — Oct. 13, 2022