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Live chat on Southlake Carroll vs. Coppell transcript

October 7, 2009


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On Wednesday, October 7,2009, people on both sides of the Coppell-Southlake divide convened to discuss predictions for the Friday game. Read a complete transcript of the live chat below and continue the discussion in the comments below! Read More »...

KCBY plus Sidekick equals convergence Image and video hosting by TinyPic

October 6, 2009


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Story by Tyler Morris CSM.com Webmaster Video by Ryan Clancy, KCBY This school year, Coppell’s student newspaper, The Sidekick, and the student led television station, KCBY, are joining together to start implementing a new form of news and media. It’s called convergence media. “Convergence...

Cheerleader Bingo Night a success once again

October 6, 2009


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by Ashley Attanucci Staff Writer A long running tradition, Cheerleader Bingo Night was back at CHS on Friday, October 2nd. From 6- 9:30 p.m., grandparents, parents and students filled the cafeteria to test their luck. Bingo Night is a way for cheerleaders to raise money for its booster club and...

Senior Class shirts on sale

October 6, 2009


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Graduating class of 2010 now has the opportunity to purchase class t-shirts. Class officers selected the final shirt design based on the ballots that were passed out during the senior class meeting on Wednesday, September 30. T-shirt orders are being taken during all lunches on the stage October 15-16...

New change in cell phone policy

October 6, 2009


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by Ashley Attanucci Staff Writer The end of this summer was bittersweet for CHS students, a time to say goodbye to summer nights and hello to old friends and teachers. But as the new school year approached, students grew even more excited to reconnect with friends via cell phone use during school. Last...

Band success at Mesquite Competition

October 5, 2009


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By Angela Almeida                                                                                                           Opinions Editor           Last Saturday, October 3, the Coppell...

IB kids take class to the soccer fields

October 5, 2009


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By Mike Pankonien Staff Writer Although the IB kids are normally known for studying hard and promoting global thinking, the IB students took some time off today for a friendly game of competitive soccer. Organized by IB English and Spanish teachers Michael Vergien and Patrick Melville, the group...

What makes a good friend?

October 5, 2009


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Let me ask first, what is a friend? I think I can define that word to the dot: somebody that you can rely on for almost anything. That definition encompasses loyalty, trust and honesty. Now how about your definition of a friend? We can all define what we think makes a good friend. But how come, when...

Ready, Set, Teach! students get prepared

October 5, 2009


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by Caitlin Conner Staff Writer From their Ron Clark posters hanging in the hallways to the Rachel’s Challenge program they introduced to Coppell High School, Ready, Set Teach! always seems to be involved in something. Throughout the year, students become teachers at various CISD elementary...

TLC a chance for juniors to make an impact

October 4, 2009


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By Peter Sblendorio Staff Writer The new school year has brought a new cast of 30 well-rounded juniors into the Teen Leadership Coppell (TLC) program. These students will impact the community in a number of ways over the next year. The main purpose of the group is to produce leaders sett...

IB students bond through “Lying”

October 2, 2009


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By Ashleigh Heaton Entertainment Editor Who said IB had to be all about school? Tonight, students of the IB program have been invited to come together at the movie theater and watch "The Invention of Lying", which tells the story of an alternate universe where no one lies until one...

College Application Stress

October 2, 2009


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For CHS Seniors, crunch time has arrived. Students who are planning on attending Universities next fall have started to begin the arduous process of college applications, which are not only stressful but time consuming.   Most colleges will accept applications up until a certain point sometime in...

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