School-Community Relations
Providing open and timely two-way communications that support the goal “That ALL Will Learn”

Mickey Schoonover, APR
Director of School-Community Relation
11097 St. Charles Rock Road
St. Ann, MO 63074
(314) 213-8025

Other Department Contacts:
Bob Burns, Audiovisual Specialist, (314) 213-8025
Kelly Gordon, Community Relations Specialist, (314) 213-8025
Ruth Ronecker, District Receptionist/Switchboard, (314) 213-8500

Areas of Responsibility and Supervision
  • District communications
  • Media relations
  • Crisis communication
  • Crisis guide development
  • Communications counseling
  • Community involvement
  • District publications
  • Online and electronic communication
  • Public engagement programs
  • Programs for older adults
  • Student and staff recognition
  • Approval of flyers for outside organizations

Flyer approvals/Advertising Guidelines
Download our Advertising Guide at the link below to find out how to publicize events and activities for children and families in our schools. Please note: Only flyers from nonprofit organizations may be distributed via Peachjar or the district flyer packets. Nonprofit organizations must provide proof of tax-exempt status while registering with Peachjar by uploading a copy of their tax-exempt letter to their account. If submitting directly to the district for approval, please provide the tax exempt letter via email as outlined in the guide. All flyers submitted for approval must have the following disclaimer printed on the flyer: “The (insert your organization’s name) is independent of and not affiliated with nor sponsored by the Pattonville School District or the Pattonville Board of Education. The views, opinions and programs of the (insert your organization’s name) therefore do not necessarily represent those of the Pattonville School District.”

File Cabinet
Download information/forms, use interactive features or visit resources listed below
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Pattonville publishes an e-newsletter after every regular school board meeting, which is delivered upon request by e-mail. This newsletter includes information on programs and events in the district, actions taken during board meetings, and news about student, staff and district accomplishments. The newsletter also includes articles featuring students and staff recognized during board meetings. Sign up for district e-news by sending your email address to PSDnews@psdr3.org and typing “subscribe” in the subject line.
Note: Principals also use parent e-mail addresses to send timely reminders about events and deadlines. Make sure you provide your e-mail address on back-to-school registration forms for the automated phone alert system in order to receive these updates.