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Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Coppell High School junior Olivia Willey performs in CHS Cowboy Theater Company musical production “Mamma Mia!” Willey takes on the lead role in short film Spencer Stone is in the Building, marking a major acting endeavor.

Stepping onto the silver screen, Willey lands role in short film

Sri Achanta, Executive News Editor January 30, 2023

For Coppell High School junior Olivia Willey, pursuing film was always a dream - a hazy possibility obscured by the stigma of becoming an actress; a lifestyle deemed unsustainable. But after leaving her...

Music is a form of art which many people can connect with. The Sidekick staff writer Ainsley Dwyer thinks that music should not be held to a definition of whether it’s good or bad, rather if a person forms a deep connection with it. Graphic by Douglas Zambrano.

There is no definition of good music

Ainsley Dwyer, Staff Writer January 27, 2023

Who can live without it? I ask in all honesty What would life be? Without a song or a dance, what are we? So I say thank you for the music For giving it to me. The words to the brilliant ABBA song...

No tres-passing: Romeo learns a lesson

No tres-passing: Romeo learns a lesson

Maya Palavali, Staff Cartoonist January 27, 2023

Exploring the Hidden Gems: Top 4 Asian Restaurants To Visit Around DFW

Exploring the Hidden Gems: Top 4 Asian Restaurants To Visit Around DFW

Wendy Le, Staff Writer January 25, 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YznCeI8PSrA Discovering Asian cuisine in Dallas-Fort Worth can be a daunting task for many. However, the area is home to a diverse range of underrated restaurants offering...

Coppell High School junior Anish Karla talks to club members at the Drama Club meeting at the CHS Black Box on Wednesday. Karla was named one of 14 talents and received the formal title of Texas State Thespian Officer. Aliza Abidi.

Kalra takes spotlight as State Thespian Officer

Aliza Abidi, Business Manager January 24, 2023

Making Coppell High School history, junior Cowboy Theatre Company webmaster Anish Kalra will bring his theatrical talents to a national level this semester after receiving the formal title of Texas State...

The Sidekick Crossword: Jan. 23

The Sidekick Crossword: Jan. 23

Anvita Bondada, Staff Writer January 23, 2023

Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, the sequel to the widely-acclaimed murder mystery Knives Out, released on Netflix on Dec. 23. The Sidekick staff writer Tvisha Jindal thinks Glass Onion, while having interesting characters, does not have a strong enough plot to offer viewers a compelling whodunnit. Graphic by Srihari Yechangunja.

Glass Onion plot unravels after second glance

Tvisha Jindal, Staff Writer January 23, 2023

Please read this with discretion as it includes spoilers. Hollywood loves shady characters, billionaires and an intriguing plot.  Unfortunately, Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, the sequel to...

Cool Cars of Coppell: Sanjith Tamballa

Cool Cars of Coppell: Sanjith Tamballa

Sannidhi Arimanda, Communications Manager January 20, 2023

The Sidekick communications manager Sannidhi Arimanda interviews Coppell High School senior Sanjith Tamballa regarding his car. Watch to learn more about the cool and customized features of Tamballa’s...

Aberdeen Is Dead vocalist Jake Linder performs with guitarist Matt Bolling, drummer Mitchell Morehouse and bassist Anthony Brown. Aberdeen Is Dead performed at Deep Ellum Art Co. alongside openers Max Diaz, Five Point Palm Exploding Heart Technique and Mudd Puppies on Jan. 13.

Aberdeen Is Dead bringing Deep Ellum to life

Josh Campbell, Page Design Editor January 19, 2023

DALLAS - After an initial postponement due to ¾ of the band falling ill after traveling on its first out of state tour from Denver to Mesa, Ariz., Aberdeen Is Dead moved its hometown show from Dec. 29...

Avatar: The Way of Water released on Dec. 16 as the long-awaited sequel to the 2009 classic, Avatar. Staff writer Nashad Mohamed takes a deep dive into the movie to find out if it was worth the decade long wait.

Cameron takes us back to Pandora with sequel Avatar: The Way of Water

Nashad Mohamed, Staff Writer January 19, 2023

James Cameron brings us back to Pandora with the long awaited sequel to his 2009 blockbuster, Avatar.  In 2009, Cameron presented never-before-seen intricately rendered landscapes using CGI. From the...

Art as a skill

Art as a skill

Noor Fatima, Staff Designer January 18, 2023

The Sidekick Crossword: Jan. 17

The Sidekick Crossword: Jan. 17

Saniya Koppikar, Entertainment Editor January 17, 2023

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