Coppell Student Media

Police increase control over local park following recent theft

Police increase control over local park following recent theft

Charlotte Vanyo, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized

Around 7:15 a.m. on Aug. 28, Coppell resident Andrea Hulcy’s car was broken into in the Andy Brown Park West parking lot. Every Tuesday and Thursday, Hulcy runs the park’s loop with friends, passing her parked car about every 10 minutes.   At first glance, Hulcy thought she had left her w...

On the Spot: Annual PSAT testing held for sophomores, registered juniors

On the Spot: Annual PSAT testing held for sophomores, registered juniors

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under News, On the Spot

Wednesday morning, the Coppell High School large gym hallway filled with lively and nervous chatter from the awaiting crowd of test takers of the school organized test, the PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test).   Administered every October, the PSAT is open...

Neighbors gather to celebrate National Night Out with law enforcement

Neighbors gather to celebrate National Night Out with law enforcement

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under News

On Tuesday night, Copperstone Trail, as well neighborhoods across Coppell and the nation, celebrated National Night Out. Elementary school kids could be seen frolicking around the cul de sac. Children zipped around on scooters, adults enganged in conversation and footballs were tossed across the lawns. P...

Fresh look for historic campus (with video)

Fresh look for historic campus (with video)

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Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under CHS9, News, Showcase

Since the announcement of a new high school campus two years ago, the spotlight has been put on CHS9. The campus focuses on ninth graders and providing a secure environment for them, away from the upperclassmen.   At CHS9’s official grand opening on Wednesday night, it was evident why and who ...

Homecoming pep rally builds anticipation for game, dance

Homecoming pep rally builds anticipation for game, dance

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under News

  On Friday Morning, Coppell High School held its annual homecoming pep rally.   A celebration filled with a variety of traditions, homecoming includes the nomination of the homecoming court. Mums and garters dotted the stands as the homecoming court was presented.   Sawyer...

Bright lights, big city homecoming welcomes students back to CHS

Bright lights, big city homecoming welcomes students back to CHS

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under News

IRVING - Throughout the last week, Coppell High School has been promoting homecoming; on Saturday night at the Irving Convention Center, the pinnacle of all the hype took place - the dance.   Upon arrival, attendees checked in with chaperones and received a wristband for identification. Although...

Cheer Bingo brings back old-fashioned fun

Cheer Bingo brings back old-fashioned fun

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under News

The Coppell High School cafeteria fills with anxious parents and students waiting for their winning numbers to be called. Meanwhile, the CHS cheerleaders walk around passing out food and drinks to participants as the continued to play bingo.   The annual Cheer Bingo is one of the Coppell cheerle...

2017-18 Round-Up yearbook claims second national accolade

2017-18 Round-Up yearbook claims second national accolade

Sally Parampottil, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under News

The feeling of pride was still lingering in the minds of the 2017-18 Round-Up yearbook staff after winning an NSPA All-American rating. That pride was renewed by an email from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association stating the staff had achieved a Gold Medal rating, the highest that the internationall...

Nation reacts to Nike’s ad campaign featuring Kaepernick

Nation reacts to Nike’s ad campaign featuring Kaepernick

Neha Desaraju, Staff Writer

September 29, 2018


Filed under News

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick ignited controversy when he knelt during the National Anthem before the San Francisco 49ers’ final 2016 preseason game in order to protest police brutality. Many of his teammates decided to do the same when they heard his story.   However, still some of America decided this ...

Long-awaited homecoming dance to take place tomorrow

Long-awaited homecoming dance to take place tomorrow

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under News

Throughout this week, Coppell High School has been promoting the annual homecoming dance with daily dress-up themes, a pep rally and a football game tonight. Tomorrow from 7 - 11 p.m., the long-awaited dance will take place at Irving Convention Center.   On the week of the Sept. 10, tickets...

NHS opens application for eligible juniors, seniors

NHS opens application for eligible juniors, seniors

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under News

Coppell High School National Honor Society continues its application process for eligible juniors and seniors for the 2018-19 school year.   A club with more than 700 members, NHS promotes both academic excellence and volunteering.   Requirements for admittance include meeting...

CMSE Sustainability Club hosts fun-run to create wells in Sudan

CMSE Sustainability Club hosts fun-run to create wells in Sudan

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under News

On Saturday morning, participants of the fun-run carried jerry cans, weighing up to 42 pounds., to signify the struggles the persons of Sudan many times have to endure to have clean drinking water. Breakfast tacos and joyful African music complemented the event.   The Sustainability Club at Coppell Middle Sc...