Upcoming Events
  • On Tuesday, Coppell City Council meets at 7:30 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Center.
  • On Wednesday, Coppell Cozby Library & Community Commons hosts All Ages Storytime from 11-11:30 a.m.
  • On Saturday, Coppell Arts Center hosts “Alice in Wonderland” presented by Ballet Ensemble of Texas at 3 p.m.
The official student news site of Coppell High School

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

Exploring the hidden gems: Top 5 affordable things to do around Coppell

Rhea Chowdhary and Wendy Le May 10, 2023

Whether you’re new to the city of Coppell or a long-time resident, it's easy to miss the natural beauty and fun activities the city provides. In this video, follow The Sidekick staffers Rhea Chowdhary...

#BlackHistoryMonth: Local Black-owned restaurants to explore (interactive)

#BlackHistoryMonth: Local Black-owned restaurants to explore (interactive)

Srihari Yechangunja, Design Editor February 28, 2022

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Brunch showdown: Ascension vs. Black Walnut Cafe (with video)

Brunch showdown: Ascension vs. Black Walnut Cafe (with video)

Deepti Patil, Staff Writer January 28, 2022

Sunday brunch, a time to spend with family and friends while leisurely munching on classic meals. From creamy eggs benedict to pancakes drizzled with syrup, The Sidekick staff members Deepti Patil, Aliza...

Best place to get takeout: Palios Pizza Cafe

Best place to get takeout: Palio’s Pizza Cafe

Neha Desaraju, Entertainment Editor May 17, 2021

Just a five-minute walk away from Coppell High School, Palio’s Pizza Cafe is a popular place to get lunch for many Coppell students. The restaurant offers a variety of foods within Italian cuisine, including...

Best place for a photoshoot: The Sound at Cypress Waters

Best place for a photoshoot: The Sound at Cypress Waters

Neha Desaraju, Entertainment Editor May 17, 2021

The Sound at Cypress Waters is an apartment complex, party district, and restaurant street rolled into one, situated on the beautiful North Lake. With trails surrounding the lake and activities year-round,...

Best place for a sweet drink: Tea Latte Bar

Best place for a sweet drink: Tea Latte Bar

Drishti Gupta, Staff Writer May 17, 2021

Assam milk tea, freshly brewed coffee, thai tea frappes, Waikiki sunset lemonade, mango smoothies and rose green tea. These are just a few of the several options TeaLatte Bar offers for their customers.  Opening...

Best place for a COVID-safe activity: Old Town Coppell

Best place for a COVID-safe activity: Old Town Coppell

Neha Desaraju, Entertainment Editor May 17, 2021

Not only does Old Town Coppell boast a number of restaurants for nearly every single palette, it is also home to the Coppell Farmers Market and the Coppell Arts Center, both locations to plan your next...

Best place to shop: Grapevine Mills Mall

Best place to shop: Grapevine Mills Mall

Anette Varghese, Staff Writer May 17, 2021

Among the stores at the Grapevine Mills Mall are Neiman Marcus Last Call, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, H&M, Forever 21, NIKE Factory Store, Coach Factory, Ann Taylor Factory Store, Under Armour, Disney...

Best place to study: Cozby Library and Community Commons

Best place to study: Cozby Library and Community Commons

Varshitha Korrapolu, Staff Writer May 17, 2021

After more than one year of COVID-19 and staying at home, students utilize the library as a safe, comforting place to study. In Coppell, the library many students resort to is the Cozby Library and Community...

Andy Brown Park has four locations: West, East, Andrew Brown Jr. Community Park and Central
Field. Andy Brown Park was voted The Sidekick’s best place to take a walk in Coppell.

Best place for a walk: Andy Brown Park

Sreeja Mudumby, Communications Manager May 17, 2021

The breath of fresh air that Andy Brown Park provides can top no other place in Coppell for a walk around nature. Andy Brown Park has four locations: West, East, Andrew Brown Jr. Community Park and Central...

Gorman’s guide: Eating through various cuisines in DFW

Gorman’s guide: Eating through various cuisines in DFW

Lilly Gorman, Visual Media Editor May 14, 2021

I hate the term foodie, but I unfortunately fall under it. For the past 18 years of my life, Dallas has brought me the joy of eating well. After traveling out of the state, country and continent, the...

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