New Hanover County Schools


Engaging Students, Achieving Excellence



Michael McGuire

NHCS-TV Coordinator


Chase Fulton

NHCS-TV Video Coordinator Assistant 








View NHCS-TV Content:

  • Spectrum Cable Channel 5 - Wilmington Area & North
  • Cable Channel - 87.108
    (No Digital Box)
  • Spectrum Cable Channel 191 - Carolina Beach Area & South
  • Live Stream
  • NHCSchools on YouTube
  • On Roku: Add Peg.TV Channel, find NHCS-TV under “Educational Channels”
  • On Apple TV- Add NHCS-TV Channel 

Catch some of your favorite programs:

UpFront with the Superintendent
Host: Ann David
This monthly program for NHCS parents and community members highlights the major topics on the agenda at the monthly Board of Education meetings and takes an in-depth look at the district’s programs, strategies, and solutions. Leading the discussion is District Superintendent Dr. Charles Foust and guests who are subject matter experts in the field. This program is a winner of the NCSPRA Blue Ribbon Award.
Diversity Matters
Host: Caress Clegg
This long-running program takes a look at diversity in the school system and community. Host and NHCS Communications Division representative Caress Clegg speaks with guests about challenges, progress, and what lies ahead when it comes to making sure we all live and work in a thriving, diverse environment.
Partners in Education with Brandon Shope
Partners in Education
Host: Brandon Shope
Partners in Education is a newer show that focuses on highlighting NHCS community partners. The district has hundreds of partners from the YMCA to Nourish NC who work each day to keep kids happy and healthy. In this program, host and NHCS Communications Division representative Brandon Shope dives into the inner workings of those partnerships and the latest initiatives to improve the quality of life for area students.
Hosts: Brenda Turner & Megan Demolina
We get it.. Middle school can be an awkward and a tough time for kids. So many changes take place during those three years. And you and your kids have questions. On this show, middle school students gather around the table to chat about the topics on every teen’s mind. From dating to bullying, few topics are off-limits. Our hosts are two local counselors who provide an adult perspective and learn a thing or two from the kids in the meantime.
The Morning Show
The Morning Show
Hosts: High School Students
Start your day with New Hanover County Schools - The Morning Show. This rise and shine program will put a smile on your face and a spring in your step. Best of all, you’ll start the day a “little smarter.” . The Morning Show is the perfect program for those getting ready for work and school, and stay-at-home community members. The Morning Show features an exciting mix of exclusive features: cooking, entertainment, news, science, math, and more. 
The Forum
The Forum
Host: Sheila Evans
One of NHCS-TV’s longest-running shows it highlights interesting and important achievements, programs, and events within our school system and community.  This interview style show talks with teachers, students, staff members and community organizations giving viewers insight to the great people and events in our school system and area.
Sports Round Table
Sports Roundtable
Host: Brandon Bigg B Hickman
Local Coast 97.3 radio personality Brandon Bigg B Hickman sits down one-on-one with high school coaches from around the district to discuss the latest games and looks ahead to what it takes to win next week’s game. Sports scores, highlights, and good conversation focusing on our talented athletes is what this show is all about. We air the football edition in the fall and the basketball edition in the spring. 
Your School News
Your School News
Hosts: High School Students
So much happens across the district each day and we do our best to cover a big chunk of the news with our flagship program, Your School News. This program is hosted by students reporting on anything and everything that is going on at NHCS. Get ready for the latest weather conditions with our on-screen, up-to-the-minute YSN Weather PLUS Forecast.


Short Features

Amazing Teachers
Amazing Teachers
Airs at least once a month on-air and social media
Day in and day out teachers wake up bright and early to make sure each child receives a quality education. Often, they are going above and beyond to assist in extraordinary ways. Our Amazing Teachers segment highlights the wonderful things our educators are doing here in Wilmington and beyond.
Short and Significant

Short and Significant

This feature places a spotlight on members of the NHCS family who are doing extraordinary  things to make the district and the Cape Fear region a better place. New Hanover County Schools employees have talents and skills both in and out of the classroom, and we showcase these remarkable individuals with this segment!


Special Programming
  • Board of Education Meetings
  • Board Committee Meetings
  • Football Jamboree
  • Teacher of the Year Awards
Special Events
  • Graduation, 
  • Regional Science Olympiad
  • Best Foot Forward
Special Programming During COVID-19
  • Instructional Programming
  • Instruction Specials
  • Concerts, Virtual Field Trips