Programs currently airing on Great Neck Public Schools Television (GNPS/TV) are: “South High Cultural Heritage Night,” “North/South Basketball Game,” “North Middle Spotlight,” “South Middle Winter Concert I,” and “Focus on Education.”
GNPS/TV programs are available on demand, 24/7, on the school district website, www.greatneck.k12.ny.us/tv. Programs can also be viewed in the incorporated villages of Great Neck on Optimum Channel 75 and on Verizon Fios Channel 32. Air times in program descriptions below are for Optimum and Verizon viewing.
South High Cultural Heritage Night
“South High Cultural Heritage Night” features songs, dances, and performances that celebrate the cultural diversity of the school. Performances include: Korean Techno, Martial Arts, Chinese Ribbon Dance, presentations by the African American Culture Club, American Sign Language Club, Hebrew Culture Club, and more.
The show airs at 7:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
North/South Basketball Game
Tune in to see the Blazers and the Rebels face off on the basketball court during the intradistrict varsity basketball game from Dec. 5.
Airing times are 9 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.
North Middle Spotlight
The “North Middle Spotlight” features highlights from recent programs at North Middle School, including the No Place for Hate kickoff assemblies, Relay for Life culminating event, Club Fair, Harlem Wizards basketball game, and highlights from the One Acts performance.
View times are: 10:30 a.m., 4 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
South Middle Winter Concert I
“South Middle Winter Concert I” features performances by the South Middle Senior Orchestra, Senior Chorus, Band 7, and Band 8. Music groups perform classical selections, popular works, and traditional holiday classics under the direction of Music Department head Alan Schwartz, Mark Boschen, Andrew DeNise, and Korey Coppola.
The performance airs at 11 a.m., 5:30 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Focus on Education
“Focus on Education” is an ongoing series hosted by Superintendent Teresa Prendergast, highlighting what’s new and interesting in the district. This episode features an interview with Kathleen Murray, the new principal at the Parkville School.
The program airs at 12 a.m., 6:30 a.m. and noon.
GNPS/TV programming reflects the offerings of the Great Neck Public Schools and the achievements of its students and staff. Programs are student-produced.
For further information, please contact Robert Zahn, director of educational television and broadcast media, by e-mail at [email protected], and by phone at (516) 441-4676.