Coppell Student Media

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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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...

Students dressing up, sharing school spirit through homecoming week

Students dressing up, sharing school spirit through homecoming week

Akansha Singh, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


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This week, Coppell High School students and staff celebrated homecoming week with creative dress-up theme days.   Hawaiian shirts and leis were worn for  Maui Monday, followed by Twin Tuesday, Where to Wednesday, Jersey Thursday, and Spirit Friday. Students dress up like a friend, wear col...

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


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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...

On the Spot: Calling all eligible students to make their voice be heard (with video)

On the Spot: Calling all eligible students to make their voice be heard (with video)

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

September 27, 2018


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For National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday, Coppell High School Red Jackets stood behind a table in the main hallway to register people to vote.   It is a requirement by the secretary of state in Texas that public school systems offer the opportunity for students to register to vote. The Re...

CISD takes initiative to ramp up campus security for student safety

CISD takes initiative to ramp up campus security for student safety

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


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In a nation whose history has been riddled with numerous mass shootings and tragedies, the issue of school safety has risen to prominence recently with schools districts across the country, including Coppell ISD, giving student safety a spot in one of their paramount priorities.   Though the...

New year, new traffic: Change in parent, bus loop policy raise both welcome, concern within CHS

New year, new traffic: Change in parent, bus loop policy raise both welcome, concern within CHS

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

September 24, 2018


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Beginning this school year, Coppell High School has moved its parent loop to student parking lot from its former location in the back entrance. The bus loop is now in the back of the school, circling the faculty parking lot near the fieldhouse.   The change in locations aims to ease previou...

On the Spot: APUSH students reenact Boston Massacre through annual mock trial (with video)

On the Spot: APUSH students reenact Boston Massacre through annual mock trial (with video)

Camila Villarreal, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018


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Today, in Diane de Waals’ APUSH classes, students wrap up the final stages of their court trial of the Boston Massacre.   Students were assigned to replicate a 1700s courtroom in early colonial America as a project for their second unit. Students fill the role of four judges and several w...