Coppell Student Media

  • Cowgirl volleyball playing McKinney Boyd in CHS arena on Tuesday at 5 p.m.
  • Picture day taking place on 9/21 and 9/22 in the CHS cafeteria during students' english class period

National teacher appreciation day tomorrow

May 6, 2013

By Mabry Culp Staff Writer Teachers bear a large burden day to day between grading, students, and classroom activities. Every year there is a chance for students to display their thankfulness to the teachers who pour out their knowledge to us every day, and tomorrow is that day. This day is not...

William T. Cozby library holds third annual CozbyCon

May 6, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media With the CozbyCon art contest coming to an end the William T. Cozby Library is holding their third annual comic/anime convention. There will be a cosplay panel with Melfina, FUNimation Entertainment will discuss anime and there will be local artists and ...

Coppell Council approves new hotel

May 6, 2013

By Alex Irizarry Staff Writer In 2007 the Coppell City Council approved a site plan for a six-story hotel on the five acres of land, but the proposed Double Tree hotel was never built. Then, in 2012, architects proposed two hotels and a conference center, but the plans changed to a single hotel when...

Summer school registration deadline to come in June

May 3, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer The online course registration deadline for secondary summer school is June 10. This will give students the opportunity to sign up  for credit recovery for failed classes or original credit for academic acceleration. After June 10, late registration will be held on June 1...

Lariettes hold banquet this weekend

May 2, 2013

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer After a fantastic year of leaping, kicking and turning, the Coppell Lariettes will hold their annual banquet on May 4. The banquet will be held at the Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West and will consist of eating, dancing and socializing. The Lariettes are Coppell ...

NHS Officer applications due next week

May 2, 2013

By Tolu Salako Staff Writer National Honor Society is a prestigious academic organizations for junior and seniors in which students work a certain number of hours in the Coppell Community. Next week, May 9, NHS Officer Applications are due to outside Mr. Casey's room (B214) by 4 p.m. The officer...

YOUR Community Credit Union offering scholarship to seniors

May 2, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media YOUR Community Credit Union has announced its 4th Annual Judy W. Kelley scholarships to be given to 2013 graduating seniors.  Seniors must be members at the YCCU to qualify and the deadline is May 17. In the past three years YOUR Community Credit Union has gr...

City Council meeting postponed, decisions placed on hold

May 1, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Lately the Coppell City Council and school board have been busy proposing and planning for a new bond package. This package totals nearly $60 million dollars and will include a new elementary school, building revolutions and innovative technology. One meeting scheduled...

Turner travels to D.C. to enhance digital learning in CISD

May 1, 2013

By Michelle Pitcher Editor-in-Chief This week, CISD Superintendent Dr. Jeff Turnerwill  travel to Washington D.C. to participate in a special leadership summit to focus on digital learning. The summit, called Transition to Digital Classrooms: [email protected], is being sponsored in part by the Texas Association of School Administr...

College Ambassador applications avaliable

April 30, 2013

By Shannon Wilkinson Staff Writer As the 2012-2013 school year draws to a close, staff members, faculty and students begin to prepare for the upcoming year. The entire school is familiar with the very frequent visits from college's all over coming to Coppell to talk to interested students. The...

First Coppell hotel to begin construction

April 30, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Coppell, with a population of over 40,000, is one of the largest cities in the United States to have no hotels or motels within city limits. The City will lose this unusual distinction by 2015, however. Construction for a Sheraton hotel is underway near the intersection...

Vivace! to host 2013 spring show

April 29, 2013

By Erica Rohde Staff Writer On May 3 at beginning at 7:30 p.m. and May 4 beginning at 2 p.m. the Coppell High School varsity choir Vivace! will be hitting the CHS stage for their spring show. The group has been putting together various songs and dance moves to prepare for an amazing  and very...