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  • Coppell boys and girls soccer teams take on Lakeview Centennial in bi-district playoffs on Friday at Highland Park

Stubblefield’s musical career comes to a crescendo (with video)

Stubblefield’s musical career comes to a crescendo (with video)

May 1
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

You enter the concert hall and look around for an empty seat. The concert hall is packed with people eager to hear the next trumpet finalist perform. The next finalist walks onto the stage, closes his eyes and begins to play his piece.   Captivated by his performance, everyone is in awe.   ...

Mediterranean culture in Coppell

Mediterranean culture in Coppell

Briana Thomas, Staff Writer
April 29
Filed under Student Life

  Located in the center of the busy Dallas-Fort Worth area, Coppell is a melting pot that combines global flavors from the east, west and everywhere in between. The often unexplored melding of cultures in the city is bringing shopkeepers and customers (old and new) to experience the more cul...

AP teachers give AP advice

AP teachers give AP advice

Grant Spicer, Staff Writer
April 22
Filed under Student Life

When I took Advanced Placement (AP) Art history, I thought that I had the class in the bag. Sure I studied here and there, but I wasn’t doing the reading every night, nor was I always following the syllabus in order to do the recommended studying. When the test came along, I participated and...

New Tech senior writes Science Fiction trilogy for Capstone Project

New Tech senior writes Science Fiction trilogy for Capstone Project

Thomas Rousseau, Staff Writer
April 21
Filed under Student Life

While most high school students have trouble writing a three-page essay, Catherine Jackson, a senior at New Tech [email protected] wrote a full length science fiction trilogy for her senior Capstone project.   A Capstone is a graduation required project that seniors develop and complete on their...

A Tale of Two Libraries: Hudson, Tindall set up “little free libraries” in Coppell

A Tale of Two Libraries: Hudson, Tindall set up “little free libraries” in Coppell

Amy Roh, Student Life Editor
April 15
Filed under Student Life

  In 2009, Wisconsin resident Todd Bol built a little library in the shape of a box in his front yard. As a tribute to his late mother who loved to read, he filled it to the brim with novels.   “FREE BOOKS”, the handmade sign below it read.      In a few years, the...

College Series: How to utilize every inch of your dorm

College Series: How to utilize every inch of your dorm

Gabby Sahm, Staff Writer
April 13
Filed under Student Life

Rachel Buigas-Lopez According to The New York Times, 69.5 percent of the students that go to high school attend college right after graduation or a few years later. Since almost every college requires students to live on campus for at least one year, here are a few tips and tricks you can use to help make that small space fit all your needs. ...

Common misconception dispelled, students come together for school dance

Common misconception dispelled, students come together for school dance

Mallorie Munoz, Managing Editor @munoz_mallorie
April 12
Filed under Student Life

As a parent, your number one desire is to see your child happy. As a parent of a child with special needs, seeing your child in an inclusive environment does just that. On Saturday, Coppell High School student council hosted an annual event that serves as an exciting evening for those with special...

Guide to a clean dorm room: get prepared for college with these organization tips

Guide to a clean dorm room: get prepared for college with these organization tips

Pranathi Chitta, Staff Writer
April 8
Filed under Student Life

As college is approaching, I have thought about the necessary chores and cleaning skills to possess in order to have a clean and tidy dorm room.   In recent observations, I have seen seniors specifically, who do not know the basics of house chores, such as cleaning the dishes or doing laund...

Bourbon pursues passion for music; accepted into prestigious music school (Q&A)

Bourbon pursues passion for music; accepted into prestigious music school (Q&A)

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer
April 7
Filed under Student Life

Music resonates with almost everyone; whether it be playing it or listening to it. For Coppell High School sophomore Georgina Bourbon, her passion for music will be reinforced as she attends a prestigious arts school over the summer.   Recently, Bourbon got accepted into the Interlochen Arts School ...

Coppell mother runs dance school

Coppell mother runs dance school

Chisom Ukoha, Staff writer
April 7
Filed under Student Life

For many years, Indian classical music has represented one aspect of Hinduism that represents culture and religion. On March 19, students from the Blue Flame Performing Arts presented various performances from acting to singing, depicting various universal meaning of Hinduism. The annual dance was hosted...

Day in-the-life of a Starbucks barista

Day in-the-life of a Starbucks barista

Riley Galloway, Staff Writer
April 6
Filed under Student Life

Many would agree high school alone is a lot of work. However, the long tedious days are not enough for some Coppell High School students, like junior Christine Foley who is a part-time Starbucks barista.   Finding time to balance the two can be difficult, but Foley remains ahead of the ga...

Kalvacherla’s veena virtuosity

Kalvacherla’s veena virtuosity

Jasmine Sun, Staff Writer
April 1
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Although the piano, violin and clarinet have long, rich histories rooted in European classical music, none of these instruments quite compare to the veena, a south Indian instrument that has been played for more than a thousand years, and is still practiced today.   One of these practitioners...

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