Cable Coverage

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 students, RAHS Alumni and community volunteers make up the 623 Productions crew, which is directed by Wayne M. Powers, supervisor of Infrastructure and Cable Services.

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, which can ve viewed on both mobile (tablet or phone) and desktop platforms (Mac or PC).

  • Events such as Pops or RAHS concerts air on the Monday or the earliest day after the Channel 18 playback 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 http://media.isd623.org

  • a LIVE STREAM of 623 Productions coverage of RAHS Sporting events & Special events (i.e. Graduation) is available via http://media.isd623.org

  • a LIVE STREAM of 623 Productions coverage Musical performances and Special events in the John J. Thein Auditorium is available via http://media.isd623.org

 

  • Varsity sports Recorded coverage normally airs at Noon & 7 pm the day after the event, with some exceptions due to scheduling. Subsequent playbacks will air after that date.

  • Archived copies of 623 Programming (Sports, Concerts, Special Events) can be viewed online, on any platform, at http://media.isd623.org.

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 Productions or by calling Wayne Powers at 651-635-1623.

 

623 Productions Schedule for Spring 2022:

 

April 2022:

Apr 8: Softball –vs-East Ridge, (4:30 pm) at Fairview Softball Complex.

Apr. 15: Baseball –vs- Mounds View (4:30 pm) at Northwestern University Field.

Apr 19: Boys Lacrosse –vs- Hill-Murray, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Football Field

Apr. 21: RAHS POPS Concert, (Thursday Show), (7:30 pm) at Thein Auditorium.

Apr. 22: RAHS POPS Concert, (Friday Show), (7:30 pm) at Thein Auditorium.

Apr 29: Softball –vs- Forest Lake, (4:30 pm) at Fairview Softball Complex.

 

May 2022:

May 4: Girls Lacrosse –vs- Park-Cottage Grove. (7:00 pm) at RAHS Football Field

May 6: Girls Lacrosse –vs- Stillwater, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Football Field

May 11: Boys Lacrosse –vs- White Bear Lake, (7:00 pm) at RAHS Football Field

May 12: RAHS Spring Jazz Showcase, (7:30 pm) at Thein Auditorium.

May 16: Softball –vs- Irondale, (4:30 pm) at Fairview Softball Complex.

May 18: Baseball –vs- Park-Cottage Grove, (4:30 pm) at Northwestern University.

May 19: RAHS Concert Series III Concert, (7:30 pm) at Thein Auditorium.

May 23: RAHS Concert Series III Concert, (7:30 pm) at Thein Auditorium.

May 24 RAHS Concert Series III Concert., (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium ****

May 25 RAHS Concert Series III Concert., (7:30 pm) at RAHS Auditorium.

 

June 2022:

June 4: 2022 RAHS Graduation Ceremony, (1 pm) at RAHS Football Field

 

 

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. 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