Coppell Student Media

  • The Sidekick newspaper, KCBY-TV each win first place in Best of Show contest at JEA/NSPA Convention

  • Coppell Student Media has been named a 2018 NSPA Pacemaker winner

  • Project Graduation will be selling senior overalls during all lunches from April 18-24

Weird start for football season according to Lariettes

September 18, 2009


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With last weeks rainy Highland Park game, and now having my first “road trip” to a football game, the past two weeks being a Lariette have been much different than normal. Having last weeks football game delayed an hour because of rain was a new experience for the entire Lariette drill team. To...

Temporary absence gives new perspective on college decision

September 18, 2009


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By Luciana Mendes Staff Writer Like many seniors, after a heated argument with my mom I find myself thinking how ready I am to get out of the house finally and go off to college at the furthest school possible. However, I’ve been starting to think distance is really not such a great idea for me....

Cowboys prepare to ‘lei the smackdown’

September 18, 2009


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By Mary Whitfill Staff Writter Leis will be floating through the halls as the Cowboy football team prepares to ‘lei the smack down on Weatherford”. The varsity team is supporting an impressive record of 3-0 and hopes to crush Weatherford in tonight’s game. Weatherford’s current record is...

Coppell Debate takes 9th at tourney

September 17, 2009


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By Michael Pankonien Staff Writer Coppell Debate recentlycompeted in two tournaments in the beginning of the week.  Coppell sent teams to the Public Forum event at Greenhill and the Policy events at South Lake Carroll. "Public forum is usually slower, more persuasive, and judged by lay people...

“Throwback 09”

September 17, 2009


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by Caitlin Conner Staff Writer Homecoming is rapidly approaching, and for those who don’t listen to student announcements and choose to ignore the giant banner hanging over the senior bridge, this information could prove extremely useful. “Throwback 09” When: Saturday September 26, 2009 Times:...

The 80s hit CHS for homecoming week

September 17, 2009


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By Mary Whitfill Staff Writer As the school gets pumped up for homecoming, classes as a whole come together to make decorations for their respective halls. The sophomore class has begun to create banners and flyers to decorate their hall for homecoming week. Each year the different classes...

Open House provides insight

September 16, 2009


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By Frances Ruiz Staff Writer With the mouthwatering aroma of freshly baked brownies filling the main hall at CHS, the first Open House was one of delectable treats, new clubs and friendly interaction between parents and teachers. Beginning promptly at 6:30 pm, the first Open House packed the...

Red Jackets Represent at Curriculum Night

September 15, 2009


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Representing the school well, the Red Jackets helped out Monday night, Sept. 14, with curriculum night. They ushered confused parents around, answered any of their questions, helped set up club tables and assisted all of the teachers. Also, Tuesday morning, Sept. 15, representatives came to the school...

‘Tis the Season; Holidays Abound This Week

September 15, 2009


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Ellen Cameron Staff Writer The two most important days of the Islamic practice of Ramadan, Layal al-Qadr and Eid al-Fitr, are this week, as well as the Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah. Laylat al-Qadr is today, Sept. 15, and celebrates the day the Islamic Holy Book was revealed to Muhammed. Eid al-Fitr...

Queso – still a go

September 15, 2009


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        Despite the torrential downpour last Friday Sept. 11, the Coppell High School Band's Queso party still proceeded, though not until nearly midnight.          The Queso party, a tradition long revered by all band members, occurs most fridays after football games and at times...

First French Club Meeting Monday 9/14

September 14, 2009


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By Melissa Brisco Copy Editor                As the students get back into the swing of things, and another year is underway, it is time for clubs to start up again. Today (Sept. 14) is the French Club gets back in the swing of things with their first meeting of the year.                ...

Spanish Club to be bigger, better this school year

September 13, 2009


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Beyond just meetings and fiestas, Coppell High School’s Spanish Club has planned many new, great things for its third year. A member myself, projects, fundraisers, “adoptions” and a banquet are some of the things we are looking forward to. The first meeting revealed exciting things for the 30-plus...

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