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Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Milaana Dance dancers perform Bollywood choreography during the Kaleidoscope festival at Andy Brown Park East on October 16, 2021. Coppell’s annual Kaleidoscope festival displays performances of art, culture and music to celebrate the diversity of the community.

Kaleidoscope festival returning to Coppell

Maya Palavali, Staff Writer/Designer October 6, 2022

The annual Kaleidoscope: A Celebration of Art and Cultures festival is coming to Andrew Brown East this Saturday, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Arts and culture focused organizations will have stalls dedicated...

The video-based social media platform TikTok has risen in popularity since its creation in 2016. The Sidekick staff cartoonist Maya Palavali explains how the app has had a large influence on the music industry.

A new era of tunes

Maya Palavali, Staff Writer/Designer October 6, 2022

Created in 2016, originally called Musically, TikTok is a social media platform focused on videos where anyone can view and create content. Many factors have led to its popularity, including its rising...

Study Night

Study Night

Jayden Chui, Graphic Designer October 6, 2022

Bubble artist Deni Yang performs a bubble trick at Sunday’s 1 p.m. performance of The Gazillion Bubble Show at the Coppell Arts Center. Yang comes from a family of bubble artists including his father, six-time Guinness Book of World Record holder Fan Yang.

Gazillion Bubble Show blows audience away

Sruthi Lingam, CHS9 Visual Media Editor October 4, 2022

Children and families pack the seats in the Main Hall of the Coppell Arts Center on Sunday, awaiting a magical performance immersed in the world of bubbles. Bubble artist Deni Yang opened the show with...

The Sidekick Crossword: Oct. 3

The Sidekick Crossword: Oct. 3

Saniya Koppikar, Entertainment Editor October 3, 2022

Ready4Skool: morning routine

Ready4Skool: morning routine

Maya Palavali, Staff Writer/Designer September 30, 2022

The Coppell High School Band’s snares and quads practice at Buddy Echols Field on Sept. 16 before its competition at Dripping Springs High School. Coppell Percussion was named winner of the Advanced Large Division of the 2022 Thunder in the Hills Percussion Invitational.

Drumline glows in first-place performance of “Neon Dystopia”

Shrayes Gunna, Staff Writer September 29, 2022

As the clear blue sky fades into a vibrant rose gold, the Coppell Drumline unpacks its buses: snares, tenors and bass drums, marimbas and vibraphones spill out onto the hot concrete and decorate Dripping...

The Sidekick Crossword: Sept. 26

The Sidekick Crossword: Sept. 26

Saniya Koppikar, Entertainment Editor September 27, 2022

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated from its original version. 4 Across should read "Twelve on a rectangular prism"

The Sidekick executive editor-in-chief Angelina Liu reviews The Invitation, a modern twist on the classic Dracula tale. Liu writes about how enjoyable the movie was until the last 20 minutes, when the movie’s quality drops and it becomes cliché.

Invitation declined

Angelina Liu, Editor-in-chief September 23, 2022

I sit excitedly in the slightly sticky Lewisville Cinemark Luxury Lounger, equipped with a fruit punch Hi-C and buttery popcorn. I’m not sure what to expect in The Invitation, but as the film begins...

Questionable Contemplation

Questionable Contemplation

Srihari Yechangunja, Executive Design/Interactive Editor September 23, 2022

Denton Creek Elementary student Hannah Lingenbrick plays a Spanish game at the Coppell Cozby Library and Community Commons on Sunday. Tex-Latins Inc. presented a program about Latin American folklore and dance in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Tex-Latins dancing through Hispanic Heritage Month

Meghna Kulkarni, Social Media Manager September 22, 2022

The Sidekick Crossword: Sept. 19

The Sidekick Crossword: Sept. 19

Saniya Koppikar, Entertainment Editor September 19, 2022

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