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Communication Services

The Department of Communication Services exists to involve all members of the District 300 community in district decision-making with the goal of increasing public support for our school system. Communication Services manages or supports areas including media relations; the Rapid Communication System (RCS); the D300 mobile app; governmental relations including the School Board Legislative Committee; Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) compliance; social media; recognition of students, staff and community; district-level publications such as The Leader newsletter, D300 Profile (Annual Report), and Parent Handbook; archives management and the Document Imaging System; the D300 Parent-Teacher Organization Council; the D300 Community Leadership Council; strategic planning and messaging; website support; and district-level annual events such as Relay For Life.

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Community Unit School District 300

NEW! Office Location: 

1600 Big Timber Road, Hampshire IL 60140

NEW! Mailing Address: 

ATTN: Communications

2605 Bunker Hill Drive, Algonquin IL 60102


847.551.8470 (Phone)
847.551.8413 (Fax)


OFFICE HOURS: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday most of the year. During summer, winter, and spring breaks, the office will open and close one hour early (7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) and will be closed on Fridays.

Staff Contacts

Anthony McGinn
Director of Public Relations & Communication Services

Everlean Dodson
Archives Manager

Casey DeFauw
Multimedia Communication Manager

Traci Magsamen
Communication Services Specialist


District Office
Phone: 847-551-8300
Fax: 847-551-8413
Community Unit School District 300

NEW! Office Location:
1600 Big Timber Road
Hampshire, IL 60140

NEW! Mailing Address:
2605 Bunker Hill Drive
Algonquin, IL 60102
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