• image of the new Communications department logo


    Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools uses Blackboard's Mass Notification System as its platform for communication with staff, parents, students, and the community.

    The system provides a way to manage and distribute our traditional notifications in alternate methods to improve our reach out to our community members.

    image infographic of the blackboard COPE model for create once publish everywhere By using the Blackboard Mass Notification system, we can now create one message and publish it everywhere to reach our parents, staff, and students in more ways than traditional outdated methods.  We now have the ability to write a message once, select preferred communication methods, and publish across our available channels—saving time, creating consistency, and building capacity.

  • WS/FCS BlackBoard Mass Notification System

    iimage of phone at symbol and email for mass notification system

  • Did you miss the last phone call from the district or your child's school?

    Dial into the Message retrieval number below to hear up to the last 30 days worth of messages that have been sent out.


    You will need to call from the phone number that missed the call.