623 Cable Productions

Providing Cable Coverage of District Events

Since 1984, the district's Educational Access Channel 18 has provided live coverage of student events, varsity sports, and School Board meetings. Channel 18 transmits 24 hours a day. A team of middle and high school student volunteers make up the 623 Productions crew, which is directed by Wayne M. Powers, supervisor of Infrastructure and Cable Support.  Students from this production group are also involved in public access projects in association with CTV-Roseville, the public access arm of the North Suburban Cable Commission.

PROGRAMING INFORMATION

  • All school board meetings air live on their scheduled date. They are replayed that same week, Wednesday through Sunday, at 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. The board has archived copies of its taped meetings.

  • Events such as Pops or RAHS concerts air on the Monday or the earliest day after the Channel 18 air copy becomes available. Subsequent airings will follow.

  • a "LIVE STREAM" of programming currently playing on Roseville Area Schools Cable Channel 18 is available 24/7 via streamup.com

  • Varsity sports coverage airs at 7 p.m. the day after the event. Subsequent playbacks are scheduled after that date.

COPIES OF PROGRAM BROADCASTS

Copies of programs shown on Roseville Area Schools Educational Access Cable Channel 18 or recorded by District 623 staff are available upon request. A $10 duplication fee is charged, regardless of the type or length of the program. Please make checks payable to Roseville Area Schools. To order program copies, please contact 623 Cable Productions or by calling 651-635-1623.

 

Current 623 Productions Schedule for Winter 2017 - 2018:

 

November 2017:

Nov. 10: RAHS Concert Series I Concert. (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Nov. 13: RAHS Concert Series I Concert, (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Nov. 14: RAHS Concert Series I Concert, (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Nov. 16: RAHS Concert Series I Concert, (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Nov. 22: Girls Hockey –vs- Minnetonka, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Nov. 30: Girls Basketball –vs- Elk River, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Gym.

 

December 2017:

Dec. 2: Boys Hockey –vs- North St. Paul, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Dec. 4:  RAHS Winter Jazz Showcase Concert, (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Dec. 8: Girls Hockey –vs- Spring Lake Park, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Dec. 9: Boys Hockey –vs- East Ridge, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Dec. 13:  Boys Basketball –vs- North St. Paul, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Gym.

Dec. 14: Girls Hockey –vs- Stillwater, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Dec. 16: Hockey Double-Header: Boys vs Stillwater @ 3:30 / Girls vs Park-CG @ 7:30pm

Dec. 21: Boys Hockey –vs- White Bear Lake, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena. 

 

January 2018:

Jan. 4: Girls Gymnastics –vs- Woodbury, (6:00pm) in RAHS Gymnastics Center.

Jan. 6: Hockey Double-Header: Girls vs Forest Lake @ 3:30 / Boys vs Cretin-DH @ 7:30pm

Jan. 9: District 623 Music Staff Faculty Recital, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Jan. 11: Boys Swimming & Diving –vs- Forest Lake (6:00 pm) at PCS Pool.

Jan. 13: Girls Hockey –vs- Cretin-Derham Hall, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Jan. 16: Boys Basketball –vs- White Bear Lake, (7:00 pm ) at RAHS Gym

Jan. 18: Boys Hockey –vs- Mounds View,  (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Jan. 19: Basketball Double-Header –vs- Mounds View: Girls @ 6pm / Boys @ 7:45pm @ RAHS Gym

Jan. 25:  Girls Basketball –vs- Spring Lake Park, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Gym..

Jan. 30: Girls Hockey –vs- East Ridge, (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Jan. 31: RAHS Charity Week Show: “MR. RAHS 2017”, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Aud.

 

February 2018:

Feb. 2: Boys Basketball –vs- Woodbury, (7:00pm) at RAHS Gym.

Feb. 3: Boys Hockey –vs- Park-Cottage Grove (7:30 pm) at Roseville Arena.

Feb. 8: Girls Gymnastics –vs- Stillwater, (6:00pm) in RAHS Gymnastics Center.

Feb. 12: RAHS “Jazz Night Out” Concert, (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium

Feb. 15: Boys Hockey –vs- Forest Lake, (7:30pm) at Roseville Arena.

Feb. 17: Boys Hockey –vs- Mahtomedi, (7:30pm) at Roseville Arena.

Feb. 20: RAHS Concert Series II Concert, (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Feb. 22: RAHS Concert Series II Concert, (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Feb. 26: RAHS Concert Series II Concert, (7:30pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

Feb. 27: RAHS Concert Series II Concert, (7:30pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

 

JOINING THE 623 PRODUCTIONS CREW

Roseville Area Schools students interested in becoming members of the 623 productions team should contact Wayne M. Powers at the District Center (651-635-1623).  We provide training in studio and remote camera use, audio, graphics, television directing, and computer-based editing. Classes are also available at CTV-Roseville for a fee. Students participating in television productions with the 623 Productions group can earn a varsity letter.

 

Wayne M. Powers Supervisor of Infrastructure & Cable Support wayne.powers@isd623.org
651-635-1623