Welcome to the DPS Newsroom!
This page is a resource for journalists and media professionals seeking sources for stories, story idea development, or direction for journalists seeking dependable, credible, and accurate information in a timely manner. We offer relevant insight into illustrating your story about public education through the eyes and voices of teachers, staff, and students.
For more information, contact Crystal Kimpson Roberts, Director of Strategic Communications. Thank you for your interest in the Durham Public Schools!
What do you need to develop your story?
Subject Matter Experts
Get connected with Durham Public Schools teachers, administrators, and staff who are experts in their fields.
What’s New in DPS
Click here and go to District Updates and DPS News to get the latest about our district.
Click here and go to DPS Spotlight to find features about students, teachers, and staff
The DPS Blog
Click here to read our district blog.
DPS’ district podcast covers a myriad of topics from academics to transportation to school construction. It is produced by Digitical Communications Specialist Tony Cunningham, Jr., and hosted by Sheena Johnson Cooper, Senior Executive Director of Public Affairs, and Crystal Kimpson Roberts, Director of Strategic Communications.
This podcast is an exclusive look at the district’s Growing Together initiative.
Hosted by Sheena Johnson Cooper, Senior Executive Director of Public Affairs.
The DPS Strategic Plan
A visual explainer of the district’s mission, vision,and goals
Contains photos approved for use by the district and media.
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