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

Library hosts Read to Rover

April 29, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media Independent readers in grades 1 through 5 are wanted for a reading, they will read aloud to an audience of willing listeners that will not interrupt or correct them. This group of listeners will only bark with excitement. On May 18the William T. Cozby Library is hosting their Read to Rover event, where students can read to spe...

Coppell Girl Models for Cancer Fund

April 29, 2013

By Alex Irizarry Staff Writer Natasha Green is a kindergarten student at Pinkerton Elementary School in Coppell. Natasha will be a model in the Children’s Cancer Fund Luncheon and Fashion Show set for May 3 at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas. She will also have artwork included in the event’s...

New regulations for off-premises signs effective May 1

April 26, 2013

By Kimberly Del Angel Entertainment Editor Driving around the City of Coppell, the everyday citizen is bound to see an abundance of signs offering diverse advertisements for many of the organizations/events that the city holds regularly. However, if you are interested in posting one of these signs...

Run for Life 5K early registration deadline coming soon

April 26, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer The early registration deadline for the Run for Life 5K is May 1. If you register before May 1, the cost is $25. However, any registration after May 1 will be $30. Both registrations include a T-shirt. If you want to meet the early registration deadline, sign ups...

Juniors experience last TAKS test

April 25, 2013

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer After taking the TAKS test since they were in 3rd third grade, the juniors at Coppell High School and across the state of Texas have completed their final TAKS test today, the social studies test. The Texas Addesment of Knowledge and Skill is a standardized test...

George W. Bush Presidential Center opens at SMU

April 25, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Southern Methodist University is continually becoming more renown. Adding to its’ growing reputation is the newly constructed George W. Bush Presidential Center. Beginning on April 24, dedication events will be held. Today, April 25, is the official dedication day with ...

Wi-Fi connection down through this week

April 24, 2013

By Michelle Pitcher Editor-in-Chief The CHS technology department is running tests on the Wi-Fi system through the rest of the week. The 2.4 gigahertz radio, which can be found on most older devices, has been disabled while the 5 gigahertz radio is being tested. The tests are taking place to deter...

Fame Musical Theatre Class prepares for Broadway

April 23, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer The CHS Theatre Department is gearing up for the Fame Musical Theatre Class presentation of “Fame…Dreams of Broadway”. Fame is a show choir like CHS' Vivace, but includes an element of acting; the performers act as if they were a character in the musical. "I...

Families learn to ‘Live the Dream’ through expo

Graphic by Sophie Nauyokas

April 23, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor Dreams are the highest hopes for children, and the Living the Dream foundation strives to make anything and everything possible for families effected by disabilities. This foundation is currently on tour, spreading their messages and knowledge to families who need t...

Storch family hosts book signing

April 23, 2013

By Shannon Wilkinson Staff Writer Through tragedy, good things may come. A local Coppell family, the Storch's, lost their daughter Taylor in a skiing accident three years ago. After the accident, the Storch's made the decision to donate Taylor's organs and started the Taylor's Gift organization...

City breaks ground with new Biodiversity Center

April 22, 2013

Erica Rohde Staff Writer Earth day encourages citizens to demonstrate support for environmental protection. On this earth day, the city of Coppell also happened to host the groundbreaking ceremony for the Biodiversity Education Center at Coppell. At 10 a.m. a large crowd gathered around what Coppell...

Mazhar places at Regionals

April 22, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media This year Coppell High School had seven students attend the Regionals UIL tournament in Lubbock. They competed in six different competitions: Math, Computer Applications, Computer Science, Feature Writing, Literary Criticism and Current Issues and Events. Out...