The Telecommunications Center ("Telecom") provides college-level video and television instruction to juniors and seniors from each of the six high schools in the division. Students attending this program are prepared for careers in television and journalism and for further studies in higher education. More info. about the program
Viewers throughout Newport News can watch local and national programs on NPNS-TV on Cox Cable (Ch47) and Verizon FiOS (Ch17). Viewers anywhere can watch on Roku or on the internet. Student shows, as well as professionally-produced features, inform the community about events, programs, and accomplishments of Newport News Public Schools. Additional programming highlights a variety of topics including mathematics, language arts, history, and science. In-between our regularly scheduled programs, the NNPS-TV Bulletin Board airs school and community announcements.
In addition, NNPS-TV provides schools with a variety of instructional programming and staff development. The station supports teachers, staff, and administrators by preparing informational and training videos, contest entries, and promotional videos.
NNPS-TV and the Telecommunications Center create award-winning programs. Check out our accolades, which include Telly, Videographer, Communicator and many other awards.
Telecom students were recognized for the work they have done with NASA for the past year: helping produce educational videos called "Spotlite videos" and "SME2's," which are part of NASA's eClips™ web series.