ACPS-TV

  • ACPS-TV may be viewed on cable channel 71 within the City of Alexandria. During the day, ACPS-TV offers a bulletin board featuring school and division-wide news, student- and division-produced video content, clips from student concerts, upcoming events, menu items for the day, the weather and more.

    Each evening at 7 p.m., the station streams video content, including school board and community meetings and Smithsonian science programming content, obtained free from the Smithsonian Institution. Viewers may also find many ACPS and school videos are archived on our YouTube channel for online viewing.

    School Board meetings may also be viewed with closed captioning on the School Board Meetings page.

    T.C. Williams TV Studio

    The ACPS television station operates out of the studio at T.C. Williams High School. Training is provided at the studio to teachers and staff interested in utilizing the facilities to produce material for ACPS-TV.

    Students use the studio to produce such programming as news magazines, public service announcements, comedies and parodies. Schools have produced talk shows, student-created variety shows and videos for instruction and documenting classroom projects.

    ACPS-TV:

    • has been online since January 15, 1999, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
    • can be accessed online and in the homes of more than 55,000 cable subscribers in the City of Alexandria
    • is distributed from its studio facility located in T.C. Williams High School
    • interrupts regular programming to continually display emergency announcements (school closings, early dismissals, etc.)

    Comments or questions regarding ACPS-TV should be directed to the Office of Communications at news@acps.k12.va.us.