As a school receptionist, your responsibilities involve ensuring effective communication between school administrators, parents, students, and community members. You answer phone calls and emails, welcome visitors, and support teaching and administrative staff by providing information to students and parents. You also perform clerical duties, update records such as class schedules and academic transcripts, and coordinate meetings, including parent-teacher conferences. In some jobs, you also help the schools leaders prioritize activities and decisions by maintaining the principals daily calendar as well as an events calendar for the campus. Other duties include maintaining school policy and procedure documents and presenting this information to visitors.