Communications

Wissahickon School District offers a variety of customizable options for parents and community members to receive updates and news via your preferred methods of communication – text, email, phone, web or mobile app. From the district website to social media to various e-publications, news about our schools, staff, students, programs, events and school resources will always be at your fingertips.

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Communication Type and Use
Infinite Campus
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In order to receive timely and effective communication, it is essential for parents to maintain up-to-date contact information including email and phone numbers in the Infinite Campus Portal. Additionally, Infinite Campus houses­: Student Demographic Information, Student Schedule, Overall Course Grades/Marking Period Grade (Report Cards), Attendance, Health Records, Discipline and Fees.

SchoolMessenger

 

SchoolMessenger is the district's notification software used for emergency information (e.g. weather-related or other), school news, student and staff accomplishments, upcoming events, current issues affecting WSD families and other district/school communication. Family contact information entered into Infinite Campus is automatically uploaded to SchoolMessenger allowing e-news to be shared via phone, text and email. 

Mobile App
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The WSD mobile app provides on-demand access to the most important information and resources. Search Wissahickon School District in your App Store to download the free mobile app to your mobile device - Apple or Android. The app provides access to:

  • School calendars
  • Athletics calendar
  • Lunch menus
  • Access to Infinite Campus, Schoology, and MySchoolBucks
  • WSD staff directory
  • Important news and notifications

Video Tutorial: Introduction to the WSD mobile app
Learn about the features within the app 

 

Social Media

 

 

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WSD’s social media sites keep families and the community updated with school news and provides a forum for connecting and sharing accomplishments, photos and videos of our students, staff and school community.  

Facebook http://facebook.com/wissahickonschooldistrict

Twitter - District/School News @WissahickonSD
Superintendent Jim Crisfield @WSDSuper
Lower Gwynedd Principal Matthew Walsh @LGEPrincipal
Blue Bell Principal Concetta Lupo @DrConcettaLupo
Stony Creek Elementary @StonyCreek_WSD
Wissahickon High School Counseling Office: @wisscounselors
Many WSD teachers are also on Twitter – ask if they have a page & what their handle is!

Instagram - @WissahickonSchoolDistrict

YouTube - Watch us on YouTube (read how to subscribe to our YouTube Channel)

Search our Hashtags
#WissLearns (classroom/learning highlights)
#WissCares (community service/character education)
#WissPride (staff, student, school achievements)
#WissNation (athletics and district-wide news & achievements)

 

 

 

News and Calendar Alerts

Set up email and/or text alerts to receive district and school-specific news and calendar events that are posted on the WSD website. Alerts can be customized by district and school news and events. 

Watch: Subscribe to news alerts. 
Click here for instructions to set up alerts.
Click here to instructions to unsubscribe from alerts.

Wissahickon Television (WTV)

 

Wissahickon Television, WTV, is a collaborative effort between the Wissahickon High School, Middle School TV programs and the District Communications Office. Programs include, School Board Meetings, sports updates and other important events. WTV is broadcast on Channel 28 on Comcast and Channel 41 on Verizon. You can also watch many of our programs online using the on-demand channel.

Watch on-demand or view our program schedule

Key Contacts

Kristen Rawlings
Coordinator of School and Community Information
215-619-8000, ext. 1625
krawlings@wsdweb.org

Katie Meyer
Communications Specialist
215-619-8000, ext. 1600
kmeyer@wsdweb.org