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Community Engagement and Communications  

Cornelia Gayden, Coordinator


  • Parent Rally 
  • Community Meetings
  • School Board Information
  • Welcome packets for new residents and business recruitment
  • Presentations to service clubs, PTA, colleges, etc.
  • Contacts with churches, day cares, legislators
  • Annual Arts Festival
  • Activity passes for senior citizens
  • Recruitment Fair
  • Transcend Team
  • Promotes All School Happenings via social media and/or through advertising partners


  • Act of Kindness Program
  • John Brady Service Awards In Memory of Leslie Daniels
  • District Retirement Tea
  • Reset Festival
  • Heroes Project
  • McComb School District Partners In Education
  • Publication design, audio-visual projects, photographs and logos
  • Assistance with student and staff awards, special events as well as fundraising
  • Assistance with news media, advertising, and public relations
  • Crisis planning, surveys and websites
  • Serve on school and community committees
  • Annual Christmas Staff Development Event


If you are 65 or older, you can receive a FREE activity pass for admission to all McComb School District sporting events and activities. The activity pass does not include admission to tournament events. Pick up your activity pass at the McComb School District’s Administration Building located at 695 Minnesota Avenue here in McComb. Our students and teams love it when you come out and support them, so pick up your activities pass and support our Tigers!

The Community Engagement Department also supports the Superintendent’s Community Relations efforts through a variety of advisory committees including the following:
  • Superintendent’s Advisory Committee
  • Board Business Advisory Committee
  • Student Advisory Committee


Cornelia Gayden
Community Engagement and Communications Coordinator
601-684-4661 Ext. 1164

Orionna Coleman
Community Engagement and Communications Coordinator Assistant
601-684-4661 Ext. 1111

The McComb School District completes all teaching experience/employment verifictions through Verifent.