Royal Oak Schools aims to communicate with its citizens and provide accurate, timely, and useful information to all interested individuals. The Communications Department highlights the great things happening across our district in many ways! We showcase student and staff projects, awards, achievements, and initiatives on our district website, social media pages, our district newsletter, and through our local media.

Families and community members can keep up on the latest information related to the district through updates on Facebook (@RoyalOakSchools), in The District Dispatch, on WOAK (the Royal Oak educational access channel), and in Royal Oak Insight/Your Schools. Click "Subscribe to eNews" at the top of this page to ensure you're receiving the latest and greatest information.

Is there something happening you think we should share? Tell us about it!

If you're a member of the media looking for more information, or a community member with a great story idea, contact the district Communications Specialist, Amy Murphy at [email protected].


If you're a member of the media looking for more information, or a community member with a great story idea, contact the district Communications Specialist, Amy Murphy at [email protected].


Royal Oak Schools believes positive school communication is critical to the support and success of our schools and students. It is our hope that improved communications with the community will further strengthen that relationship. The Communications Department utilizes a variety of tools to communicate directly with students and parents, community partners, and other key stakeholders to ensure our messages are clear and our audiences are connected to all that's going on in the District.

Communications Specialist:

Amy Murphy
800 DeVillen
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Phone: (248) 435-8400 ext. 1215

WOAK Station Manger/District Producer:
Jaret Grisamer ext. 2184


Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Remind is a communication platform that makes it easier for educators, students, and parents to work together. Remind has easy-to-use features that allow schools and districts to activate community engagement. Remind provides for the sending of messages via SMS, in-app notifications, or email and phone calls without sharing personal contact information.

School Flyers

Peachjar organizes all important school and community information in one place! In addition to receiving emails from your school, look for the 'Peachjar' button or icon on your school website to view all active flyers.

By enabling our district to go paperless, Peachjar helps us save thousands of trees each year.

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Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school for them.


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