Coppell Student Media

Art I students hide drawings, find relationships through geocache project

Art I students hide drawings, find relationships through geocache project

Sofia Guerrero, Student Life Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Students in Art I classes at Coppell High School excitedly rush around the campus, eagerly seeking a hiding spot for their miniature masterpieces.   CHS Art I teacher David Bearden tasked his students with a “geocache”-type project, in which they were given the chance to draw anything on an in...

Choir students advance to Pre-Area round in All-State Choir competition

Choir students advance to Pre-Area round in All-State Choir competition

Laasya Achanta, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

As students trickle into the waiting room, Coppell High School senior Esha Ellendula skims over her music one last time. She, along with 30 other choir students from CHS, prepared three songs to audition in hopes of advancing to the next round in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) All State Pr...

New beginnings, complicated love take spotlight in theater production, “All Shook Up”

New beginnings, complicated love take spotlight in theater production, “All Shook Up”

Shravya Mahesh, Staff Writer

October 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

 “I can’t help falling in love with you.”   This is not only one of rock and roll legend Elvis Presley’s most famous songs, but also a central theme of Coppell High School’s theater production, “All Shook Up”.   On Friday, the CHS theater department opened the first s...

Haunted halls of New Tech bring spine-chilling scares

Haunted halls of New Tech bring spine-chilling scares

Christie Hernandez, Staff Writer

October 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With creepy clowns, a full moon and haunted house, this could only mean one thing: It is Halloween time at New Tech High @ Coppell, and the scares were back and better than ever.   On October 25, New Tech held its annual haunted house and Fall Festival. The event was welcome to the public a...

Theater department shaking up stage with Shakespeare-Elvis hybrid musical

Theater department shaking up stage with Shakespeare-Elvis hybrid musical

Shravya Mahesh, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Coppell High School theater department will be performing its all new production “All Shook Up” over the next two weekends.   The production is a modern-day retelling of 17th century playwright William Shakespeare’s comedy, “The Twelfth Night”. “All Shook Up” tells the story of...

London opens up to audience, provides literary inspiration

London opens up to audience, provides literary inspiration

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Yesterday at the Cozby Library and Community Commons, author Alex London presented to a diverse audience consisting of 9-year-olds, senior citizens and everyone in between - a perfect platform for him to delve into the importance of representation in literature.   “This author visit felt...

Flesher following aspirations for life of film

Flesher following aspirations for life of film

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

From filming weekly church services to creating award-winning content for Coppell High School’s student-run television station, CHS senior Landon Flesher weaves videography into every corner of his life.   Flesher’s interest in film sparked during his elementary school years, when he used to ma...

Sunny Street Cafe becomes Coppell’s newest brunch haven

Sunny Street Cafe becomes Coppell’s newest brunch haven

Charlotte Vanyo, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Sunny Street Cafe recently opened a new location in Coppell on Sept. 23. Specializing in breakfast, lunch and the beautiful combination of the two that is brunch, Sunny Street Cafe is open from 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily.   When I pulled up to Sunny Street Cafe, the first thing that caug...

Mayan group, Pakal, amazes audience with traditional dance during Kaleidoscope

Mayan group, Pakal, amazes audience with traditional dance during Kaleidoscope

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The bangs of the drum, the aroma of the Mexican Elotes and the sun shining down allowed the Coppell community to enjoy an evening filled with excitement and delight during the event of Kaleidoscope.   On Saturday, Coppell hosted the event, Kaleidoscope, for its second year at Andy Brown Park...

London to inspire readers of all ages tomorrow at Cozby Library

London to inspire readers of all ages tomorrow at Cozby Library

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Tomorrow, book lovers will gather at the Cozby Library and Community Commons for a chance to meet author Alex London. The author visit will begin at 7 p.m., and is expected to end at approximately 8:30 p.m.   London’s latest release, Black Wings Beating, came out in September and is ...

Kaleidoscope: Celebration of Cultures to bring cultural diversity this weekend

Kaleidoscope: Celebration of Cultures to bring cultural diversity this weekend

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Tomorrow, the annual Kaleidoscope event will be held from 5-9 p.m. at Andy Brown Park East.   Kaleidoscope is held to bring cultural diversity to Coppell through different types of food, dance, music and crafts.   There will be various food trucks serving cuisines from different corners of the wo...

Apple’s new iPhones: are they the right buy?

Apple’s new iPhones: are they the right buy?

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  Last year, Apple took a bold step forward with the iPhone X, which helped in kickstarting the era of the “bezel-less” era, i.e the absence of the front screen edges.   Now, a year later, Apple returned with its all-new iPhone XS and iPhone XR. But the question is, is Appl...