Electronic Flyer Overview
Yelm Community Schools has transitioned to digital flyers. Peachjar will help us better connect parents, students and the community at large to events, activities, and resources available in the greater Yelm area, while reducing the distribution of paper materials. Community organizations can upload flyers into Peachjar, and parents can receive digital flyers regarding school and community resources through email. All flyers will be available at any time on the Yelm Community Schools’ community bulletin board. Each family recieved a welcome email from Peachjar Jan. 15. No action is required, however, you can manage your account preferences or unsubscribe by logging into your account using the information provided in the email.The flier distribution is regulated in accordance with Board Policy and Procedures 4060. Please review the guidelines below before submitting a flyer. For more information, contact Andrew Kollar in Community Relations at 360.458.6106.
How to View Flyers
Parents will receive up to one email per week containing all published flyers distributed by their school. There is also a link to the community bulletin board on all school's websites to access at any time.
Community members without students enrolled in Yelm Community Schools can also create an account to receive community flyers.
How to Post Flyers
School Affiliated Organizations: These Include PTOs, Boosters, etc. can submit flyers for free, whether they are promoting a free or paid event by creating a Community Free Peachjar account by contacting Peachjar at 877.402.1786 or by emailing email@example.com
Organizations promoting a free event: Organizations can send flyers promoting free events at no cost every 30 days at no cost by creating a Community Free Account by contacting Peachjar at 877.402.1786 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Organizations promoting paid events: These include events that charging admission, include paid membership or encourages spending money can post flyers at a rate of $25 per school. Flyers can be submitted by creating a Peachjar account.
Guidelines for Flyer Distribution
Yelm Community Schools recognizes that flyer distribution is an important way for organizations to spread information to families and the community about non-curricular events that have social, recreational or educational value for students.Nonprofit organizations looking to distribute a flyer must first create a Peachjar account and submit their flyer through Peachjar or create a flyer using the provided templates. All flyers require district approval and are sent to families on a weekly basis.Dissemination of the information does not reflect the district's endorsement or sponsorship of the activity.All approved materials distributed will contain the following statement at the bottom of their flyer:"Yelm Community Schools does not sponsor and assumes no responsibility for this event/activity. (For additional information refer to Board Policy 4060)"Yelm Community Schools shall be held harmless from any cause of action filed in any court or administrative tribunal arising out of the distribution of these materials, including costs, attorney's fees and judgments or awards.The district will not approve materials for distribution that:
All materials must be approved by the district and all decisions are final. Per Board Policy 4060For more information, contact the Community Relations Department at 360.458.6106 or email email@example.com.
- Are obscene, lewd, or vulgar
- Are libelous
- Contain language that is intimidating, demeaning, harassing or threatening on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital or veteran status including but not limited to racial, sexual or ethnic slurs
- Promote commercial enterprises
- Promote the violation of existing laws, regulation or ordinances, or official school policy, rules, regulations
- Proselytize or disparage religious beliefs.