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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 can watch local shows and educational programs on NNPS-TV in Newport News on Cox Cable (Channel 47) and throughout all of Hampton Roads on Verizon FiOS (Channel 17). 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. Educational 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 video support to the school division to enhance communication 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.

Bulletin Board Advertising

The NNPS-TV Bulletin Board is like a slideshow that airs between regularly scheduled programming and overnight. The screens provide information about school district activities and other community events.

Awards

NNPS-TV and the Telecommunications Center create award-winning programs. See the awards our team has won, including Telly, Videographer, Communicator awards.

Summer Hours

The Telecommunications Center will be closed on Fridays June 21 through August 16.

Contact Us

NNPS-TV
4 Minton Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
(757) 591-4687
(757) 599-7925 Fax
Map to Telecom

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Our Staff

  • Jim Anklam, Station Manager
  • Ray Price, Telecom Supervisor
  • Sitrena Williams, Administrative Secretary
  • Nik Long, Producer
  • Chris James, Master Control Operator
  • Greg Lesko, TV Broadcast Engineer
  • Aaron Moore, Video Production Tech
  • Carl Daniels, Instructor
  • Beth Scott, Media/TV Programming Coordinator

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NNPS-TV team shows off truck at SBE meeting
NNPS-TV loves to "show and tell" when given the chance, so Station Manager Jim Anklam and Broadcast Engineer Greg Lesko recently took the opportunity to show the ENG quick-response TV truck to interested parties.
NNPS-TV covers Teachers of the Year Awards, airing now
NNPS-TV's production team covered the Teachers of the Year Awards Banquet, which was held in May. The video has been edited for television and is airing on Cox Channel 47, Verizon Fios Channel 17, and on NNPS-TV's Roku and Apple TV channels (live stream). It can also be seen on nnpstv.com (live stream) during the TV broadcasts.