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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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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...

YoungLives changes lives of teenage mothers

YoungLives changes lives of teenage mothers

Avery Davis, Staff Writer
March 28, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Walking down the aisles at the grocery store, people are staring. Standing in line to buy food, someone looks you up and down, shakes their head and walks away.   Before leaving the store, someone accidentally bumps into you, doesn’t meet your eyes and hurries away mumbling an apology und...

Beauty in pageant world: not just skin-deep

Beauty in pageant world: not just skin-deep

Maggie Theel, Staff Writer
March 28, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Style, service, scholarship and success represent the four points of the Miss America crown. As Miss Plano’s Outstanding Teen, Coppell High School sophomore Stephanie Wendt strives to embody these points in both the pageants she competes in as well as in her everyday life.   Wendt has o...

When one book closes, another book opens

When one book closes, another book opens

Lina Pyon, Staff Writer
March 28, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On July 26, Coppell High School assistant principal Anthony Poullard will be celebrating his birthday - with a new job on the other side of the world.   Korean International School (KIS) is an international preparatory school with locations in Seongnam, Seoul and Jeju Island, South Korea....

Coppell High School power couple; Mr. and Mrs. Caussey (Q&A)

Coppell High School power couple; Mr. and Mrs. Caussey (Q&A)

Tanya Raghu, Staff Writer
March 24, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Teacher Chris Caussey and coach Clara Caussey have worked at Coppell High School for three years together, inspiring minds, making meaningful contributions and encouraging students to reach their potential. Chris has worked as World History teacher for three years and Clara as an instructional coach...

Ferguson sings her way to prestigious UNT College of Music

Ferguson sings her way to prestigious UNT College of Music

Gabby Sahm, Staff Writer
March 24, 2016
Filed under Student Life

With a jazz band previously nominated for six Grammys, the University of North Texas College of Music is a very highly rated musical program. After being a part of Coppell High School’s various choirs through the years, senior Jaden Ferguson will attend UNT College of Music in the fall with hopes to...

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