STAR Awards logoNNPS-TV is airing the STAR Awards throughout October. STAR stands for "Students Taking Action and Responsibility," and the award honors students for their leadership, initiative, citizenship, and good works.

footballNNPS-TV has been covering high school football for over 25 years! This year, four Friday-night games will be broadcast on a tape-delayed basis. Watch the games on NNPS-TV (Cox Channel 47/Verizon FiOS Channel 17) the Wednesday and Friday following the game.

NNPS logoThe next School Board Meeting will be held Tuesday, November 15 at 6:30 p.m. A Work Session will be held at 5:30 p.m. The meeting and work session will be broadcast live on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/FiOS 17) and re-played at later dates.

beach ball grad capNNPS-TV (Cox Channel 47/Verizon FiOS Channel 17) will air the 2016 NNPS Summer Graduation starting October 5.

adult camera operatorThe evening Video Production class at Telecom is underway, with 10 adults enrolled. The course is offered through the Center for Apprenticeship & Adult Training at New Horizons Regional Education Center, and is taught by Telecom Supervisor Ray Price and Telecom Instructor Carl Daniels, Jr.
flying droneRemote Production Training Camp was held August 29 through September 2, culminating with a production practice football game at Todd Stadium.
Nik LongYouthful as NNPS-TV's Nik Long may be, the talented and energetic videographer and producer has been serving Newport News Public Schools for 20 years. He received a big thank you and a recognition pin in honor of his many years of service in July.
Teachers of the YearThe 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 during the month of September.
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.

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.


awards showEvery 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.