Studio Scene: June 2021

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TV crew poses in front of TV truck
The NNPS Telecom TV production crew successfully completed five major end-of-the-year productions on the campus of Christopher Newport University, covering the college's two graduations and the President’s Leadership Program Senior Celebration, plus the Alumni Illumination and the Latin Honors ceremony.
graduation caps in the air
The NNPS high school graduation ceremonies will be held June 7-11 at Todd Stadium. They will be broadcast live on NNPS-TV and livestreamed on YouTube.
2 teachers in classroom with computer and visual aids
NNPS teachers had to hurriedly adapt to virtual and then hybrid learning in order to continue educating students as well as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The NNPS Telecommunications Center on Minton Drive will be closed for about three months this summer.

Student news

Telecom students in TV- I and II are working on their music videos and finishing projects for the end of the school year.  The students have completed a commercial, a reporter package, and a music video during the fourth nine weeks.

A team of Telecom staff and recent graduates will make up the graduation TV crew, which will air, livestream, and record all six NNPS graduation ceremonies.

What's 'just in'?

"This Just In" is a quick look at exciting happenings in our school division. A new episode starts each Monday.

This week:  Aviation Academy Remote Pilot Certification, Newport News Education Foundation Education is Everybody's Business

Watch it on TV — it shows every day at 6 and 8 a.m., noon, and 3 and 6 p.m.

On demand: Watch "This Just In" on or on YouTube.

What's showing

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Featured this month on NNPS-TV:

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This year's Salute to Success Recognition Celebration, honoring NNPS valedictorians and salutatorians from each high school, students in grades 9 - 11 who are ranked number one academically, seniors who have earned four or more Industry Certifications, and the 2021 Wayne D. Lett Scholar, will be held virtually. Tune in to NNPS-TV for the live broadcast or the Telecom Student YouTube channel to view the livestream: Thursday, June 3, at 6 p.m.

The June 2021 "Sports Highlights" show features NNPS Student Athletic Specialist Kristie Croft and Professional Putters Association (Putt Putt Golf) Member Thomas Rawles.  "Sports Highlights" airs on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon Fios 17/Roku/Apple TV) 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. In addition to on YouTube, it can be seen on demand on the NNPS-TV Video site or the NNPS-TV Roku or Apple TV channel.

The next School Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 15 at 6:30 p.m. Protections are in place in the School Board Auditorium to curtail the spread of COVID-19, so the public may join in person if they choose. The meeting will be broadcast live on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon 17). School Board meetings can also be seen on the live webstream of the channel during the live broadcast or the replays. Our NNPS-TV Roku and Apple TV channels also have a livestream you can watch during the TV broadcasts, or you can find the meetings on demand there, or on YouTube, afterward. More about the meetings and the broadcast schedule

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