Communications & Public Relations

Welcome To FPS Communications

Welcome to  Fayetteville Public Schools Communications & Public Relations! We are happy to share information about our outstanding schools, students, and staff members as well as provide assistance to print, broadcast and online media with interview requests, access to campuses, news stories and press releases. 

Fayetteville Public Schools recognizes that the media are an important source of information about public schools for families and the community.

FPS also recognizes the importance of ensuring the safety and privacy of students, staff, and families. District officials, schools, and staff will cooperate with the news media to the extent required and appropriate by law, while ensuring that media coverage does not interfere with teaching and learning.


Media Relations

We are happy to arrange interviews and visits to our schools. Please contact our Public Information Officer, Alan Wilbourn at 479-973-8654 or 479-435-1416 for scheduling.

Contact Us

Holly Brain Johnson
Director of Communications & Public Relations
(479) 973-8685

Alan Wilbourn
Assistant Director of Communications/
Public Information Officer
(479) 973-8654 (office)
(479) 435-1416 (cell)

Martha Thornton
Administrative Assistant
(479) 444-3000

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