Studio Scene: June 2023

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 online at Download our app from your app store!  Visit us at Check out our videos at or on YouTube. Check out the Student YouTube Channel for livestreams of School Board meetings, sports, and more. If you haven't already, please add us to your e-mail address book.

Every year, NNPS-TV records the Newport News Public Schools awards ceremonies to air on Cox Channel 47/Verizon Fios Channel 17. End-of-the-year ceremonies include:  STAR Awards, Teachers of the Year, Salute to Success, and more.

The Telecom crew recently livestreamed the New Horizons Build Hampton Roads "Good Life Solutions" Career Selection Day Ceremony, which was held at Liberty Live Church in Hampton. Telecom has covered the event the past few years.

Telecom produces CNU graduation event

Christopher Newport University has a unique graduation event, and the Telecom crew has adapted to the new format, handling video production of the day-long event including two processionals and two commencement ceremonies.

Graduation 2023

The NNPS high school graduation ceremonies will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 3-4, at the Hampton Coliseum, with An Achievable Dream High School's on Thursday, June 1 at the Ferguson Center. The ceremonies will be livestreamed on the Telecom Student YouTube channel and will be recorded for replay on NNPS-TV.

Video playlist

Watch NNPS-TV videos about how NNPS includes family members in school activities.

Family Engagement

Student news

Telecom students in TV-I and TV-II are completing their "What's Cooking" shows and packages. The TV-I class has recorded a new segment called "Today's Question," in which individuals are asked a question about a topic and give their answer.  It can be factual or their own opinion. In early June, students will be assisting with NNPS graduation productions.

Find out more about the Telecom program:

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: George Green Field Day; Charles, Richneck, Gildersleeve, and Menchville Eastern Nationals Archery Tournament, Middle School Basketball Tournament

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

Featured programming on NNPS-TV:

See our Features page for more shows

The June "Sports Highlights" features Former JMU and CNU Football Player Jovonn Quillen and Former Bethel High School Football Player Rodney Howard. Watch "Sports Highlights" on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon Fios 17/Roku/Apple TV/app) 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. "Sports Highlights" can be seen on demand on the NNPS-TV Video site, too, or the NNPS-TV Roku or Apple TV channel, or on the NNPS-TV app.

The next School Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 20 at 6:30 p.m. Catch the live broadcast on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon 17) or the livestream on the Telecom Student YouTube channel.

More about the meetings and the broadcast schedule

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