Public Information Office for Baldwin UFSD

  • The Public Information Office is responsible for our district's communications. This includes publishing the district newsletter, The Baldwin Beat, as well as sending current news to the media to promote the accomplishments of students and staff. This office also produces the annual District Calendar Guide and provides information to the public regarding district programs. Additionally, the public information officer (PIO) sends out districtwide and emergency notifications, such as school closings due to inclement weather.

Communication Channels and Resources

  • The Baldwin Beat: District Newsletter

  • Social Media

  • Website

  • District Calendar Guide

  • Email, Text, and Phone Messages

  • Virtual Backpacks

  • Parent and Student Portal

  • Contact the Public Information Office
    Mary Furcht
    Public Information Officer
    516.434.6012

    Paula Cerasoli
    PR Secretary 
    516.434.6014


    Media Inquiries
    For media inquiries, please contact Mary Furcht, Public Information Officer for Baldwin UFSD, at 516-434-6012.


    Gold Card for Senior Citizens
    Senior citizens may obtain a Gold Card from the Public Information Office, located at the District Office, 960 Hastings Street, between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday to Friday. The Gold Card entitles Baldwin residents ages 60 or older to receive discounted tickets to some school productions, athletics events, and Continuing Education classes. The Gold Card is free.