A school district is more than just a set of schools.
It’s a message of hope within the community.
10,701 students, 14 different schools, 1 big multi-site. David Douglas School District No. 40 is located in East Portland. While entirely within the boundaries of Portland, David Douglas is a separate school district from Portland Public Schools and it covers 12 square miles of family homes, apartments, shopping centers and small businesses, serving a community population of approximately 53,775.
They recognized that the parents, teachers and students simply did not see their website as a valuable source for school information, events, and latest happenings within the district. However, content was only part of the problem. The overall experience was complex and stressful, especially when trying to find or locate something. They needed a solution that not only addressed content, but also addressed the way users reached that content. District employees needed a solution that was easy to maintain daily and even hourly to bring value to their families and students, regardless if it was accessed by a desktop or mobile device.