Chief of Communications

Fernando Gallard

440 N. Broad Street
Suite 102
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-400-4040


The Office of Communications provides a link between internal and external stakeholders by conveying the School District of Philadelphia's key policies, programs, and messages. Our office plays a critical role in informing and engaging the public through coordinated partnerships, media relations, public speaking forums, web communications, and publications. We can assist whether you are looking for information about the District or looking to share information with the general public.



PSTV is the Public Educational Channel for the School District of Philadelphia. PSTV broadcasts 24 hours a day and aims to produce informative and instructional programs for students, parents and the community.


PSTV also streams School Reform Commission (SRC) meetings live on Comcast Channel 52, Verizon Fios Channel 20, and online.  To watch previously recorded SRC meetings, please click here.