• National Honor Society recommendation forms due March 7 February 9, 2016

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  • Coppell, Highland Park to battle as state's top 2 AcDec teams on Feb. 27 February 9, 2016

Families fight obesity

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinions, Student Opinions

By Kara Hallam Staff Writer Taking 154 millions victims each year, obesity proves to be an addiction worse than that of drugs and alcohol. God did not make everyone skinny as sticks, or at least that is what my doctor ... Read more »

Coppell incorporates salad bars into cafeterias next year

May 9, 2012

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By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer The United Fresh Produce Association Foundation, a founding partner supporting the national Let's Move! initiative to end childhood obesity has granted CISD with four salad bars which will be... Read more »

How to make the drive-thru healthier

March 7, 2012

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Jordan Thompson Staff Writer One of the hardest things about becoming an adult, for me at least, is accepting the fact that junk food can no longer be as blissful of an indulgence as it used to be. It wasn’t until high... Read more »

Sidekick staff member featured on CNN

February 14, 2012

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Our very own business manager Addy Lopez got her question answered by Michelle Obama! Check it out on CNN! (It's the second question) ... Read more »

Obesity starts in schools

April 22, 2011

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Addy Buigas-Lopez Staff Writer Growing up with Cuban grandparents and other family not accustomed to the American life style, not a day passes when I am not lectured about how America, as a whole, is so overweight. Every time... Read more »