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Studio Scene: May 2018

Welcome to "Studio Scene," the monthly newsletter for NNPS-TV and The Telecommunications Center! Watch us on Cox Channel 47 or Verizon FiOS Channel 17, on Roku or Apple TV, or visit us at Check out our videos at or on YouTube. If you haven't already, please add us to your e-mail address book!

Telecom crew part of 'Every 15 Minutes'

Telecom reporter on the sceneTelecom reporter on the sceneAs prom season approaches each year, Telecom students are doing more than looking for fancy clothes and a date for the big event. They are working as camera crew and TV reporters as part of "Every 15 Minutes," a national program that warns of the dangers of driving while distracted or under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Telecom grad returns as intern

White with video cameraTelecom graduate Corey White, Jr. is a senior at Virginia Wesleyan University who "cannot wait to graduate." White was a student at the Telecommunications Center his junior and senior years of high school. He graduated from Heritage High in 2014, and now he is spending time at Telecom again, this time as an intern.


Telecom students get to show off at SAGE Expo

SAGE ExpoTelecom students recently participated in the SAGE High School Expo at Patrick Henry Mall. It was held on Saturday, April 14.

2018 graduation TV & online broadcast schedule

graduation capGet the schedule for the NNPS high school graduations coming up this spring! NNPS-TV will video-record the commencement ceremonies for replay on NNPS-TV Cox 47/FiOS 17 (and our Roku and Apple TV channels). Find out the different ways you can view the ceremonies. Stay tuned to see if a live webcast will be available. Don't forget that DVDs of the ceremony can be ordered for $20.

Student news

Telecom logoThe TV-I students finished their packages and TV show, and are now working on their music video project.

The TV-II students are done directing their first television show, and are working on a second show now.  During the next month, they will be working on their "résumé reels," which are like digital portfolios they can take with them to apply for a job or an internship.

Additionally, many students have participated in off-site video productions, including "Every 15 Minutes" (see above) and recording NNPS's "Salute to Success," which honors the top students in the district. The awards program will air on NNPS-TV at a later date.

Students also worked on an interview of comic Allison Moore. She came to the studio and was interviewed by Telecom student Teonja Tatum, who is a senior at Heritage High. Moore had just performed with the legendary Sinbad and stars in -- and is the Executive Producer of -- a new web series called "Misdeal."

Coming up: Telecom students will video record the CNU Graduation on May 12.

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What's 'just in'?

This Just In logo"This Just In" is a quick look at exciting happenings in our school division.

This week: NNPS Family Festival; Crittenden Moms and Muffins; Epes, Hidenwood, and Newsome Park Family Breakfasts; Saunders STEM Night

See the video on or watch it on TV -- it shows every day at 6 and 8 a.m., noon, and 3 and 6 p.m. Or, watch it on YouTube.

What's showing

ruins"World Destination," "The Five Keys," and "Siyaya: Come Wild With Us" are some of the interesting TV programs airing this month. Student shows are also in the lineup! Awards shows, too, like "Salute to Success," will be airing later this month and throughout the summer.

HU Golf Coach Dennis NelsonFore! Sports Highlights May 2018 features Hampton University Golf Coach Dennis Nelson and James River Country Club Golf Pro Jeremy Franks. Check it out on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon FiOS 17) on Mondays at 7 a.m., 2 p.m., and 7 p.m., and weekends at 9 a.m. Visit during the TV broadcast to watch it online. You can also go to the NNPS-TV Roku or Apple TV channel, or the NNPS-TV Video site, to watch it on the live stream during the broadcast. For "on demand," go to the above YouTube link, the NNPS-TV Video site, or the NNPS-TV Roku or Apple TV channel.

The next School Board Meeting will be Tuesday, May 15 at 6:30 p.m. It will be broadcast live on NNPS-TV (Cox Channel 47/Verizon FiOS Channel 17 ), and it will be re-played at later dates. School Board meetings can also be seen on the live web stream of the channel during the live broadcast or the replays. Also watch on the NNPS-TV Roku or Apple TV channel's live stream during the TV broadcasts. It will be available there on demand, too.

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