John Fergus, Director of Communications and Marketing

(860) 695-8515

Mr. Fergus brings deep expertise in communications and marketing in education. He most recently served as the Director of Marketing & Communications for Catapult Academy, a Division of Catapult Learning, where he was responsible for achieving target enrollment goals, multi-channel marketing campaigns, management of marketing operations teams in two states, recruitment, CRM/SIS, the student retention process, student/parent communications, Digital and Social Media Marketing, and maintenance of brand image and identity.

For Hartford Public Schools, Mr. Fergus serves as the district spokesperson. He is responsible for the district’s internal, external, and emergency communications management, supervision of the Communications department, as well as the development and implementation of a comprehensive communications and marketing plans for the district.



Bachelor of Arts, Communications, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

As Director of Communications and Marketing, Mr. Fergus oversees:

Internal, External and Emergency Communications,

Communications Department

Communications and Marketing Plans