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The Teachers of the Year Banquet honors NNPS's top teachers as selected by their colleagues. The banquet was recorded by NNPS-TV and will air on Cox Channel 47/Verizon FiOS Channel 17 August 25 through the month of September.
 
camera instructionsRemote Production Training Camp for Telecom students will be held the week of August 29, with a practice football game on Friday, September 2.
 

footballNNPS-TV has been covering high school football for over 25 years! This year, four Friday-night games will be broadcast, and as usual, every high school will have the opportunity to be on television. Watch the games on NNPS-TV (Cox Channel 47/Verizon FiOS Channel 17).

 
Stout with Mr. Price"I get to watch TV eight hours a day," says Josh Stout, a 2015 graduate of the NNPS Telecommunications program.
 
The Center for Apprenticeship & Adult Training at New Horizons Regional Education Center is offering "Introduction to Video Production" this fall. The course will be held at the NNPS Telecommunications Center starting in September.
 
NNPS logoThe next School Board Meeting will be held Tuesday, September 20 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be broadcast live on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/FiOS 17) and re-played at later dates.
 

Communicator AwardThe NNPS-TV production team has won a number of awards this year, with two videos that literally went "above and beyond" garnering two awards each.

 

Every year, NNPS-TV records the Newport News Public Schools awards ceremonies to air on NNPS-TV Cox Channel 47/Verizon FiOS Channel 17 during the summer. End-of-the-year ceremonies include: STAR Awards (Elementary and Secondary), Teachers of the Year, Salute to Success, Exemplary Support Staff Awards, and the NNPS Retirement Banquet.

 

City CouncilThe "Sports Highlights" team of Telecom Supervisor Ray Price (Executive Producer and Director) and Greg Bicouvaris (Show Host), along with show creator Paul Cummings, was recognized by the City of Newport News for 25 years of service producing the TV show featuring interviews with local and national sports figures. The city council issued a "Resolution of Recognition" congratulating them and wishing them continued success in the future.

 

graduation capThe NNPS high school graduations were held June 9, 11 and 12. NNPS-TV video-recorded the commencement ceremonies for replay on NNPS-TV Cox 47/FiOS 17. DVDs will be available for purchase. *Note: There has been a change in the times of Woodside's broadcast on July 1.

 

Telecom groupNNPS Telecom students did their usual fine job video-recording the high school graduations, most of which were held in the Hampton Coliseum the second weekend in June.

 

Teach Me TVA new series of training videos is being produced by NNPS-TV: "Teach Me TV," which is teacher training geared toward new teachers, but that also allows all teachers to keep up with cutting edge teaching techniques.

 
Every15MinsFor high school students, springtime means prom season is here, and with that comes preparation: purchasing a dress or renting a tuxedo, perhaps doing a "promposal" or otherwise finding a date, securing a ride or a car, and ... stopping to think about the dangers of distracted or drunk driving.
 
On Saturday, April 23, Telecom students participated in the SAGE Expo at Patrick Henry Mall. SAGE is the Student Advisory Group on Education, a group of high school students that meets regularly with Superintendent Dr. Ashby Kilgore to share their views and offer input.