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

High school food pantry stocking up for summertime

April 16, 2013

By Julianne Cauley News Editor Until April 26, National Honor Society is putting on a canned food drive in order to prepare for the summer months. Usually, the can food drive talks place during the first semester, but sponsor Kevin Casey and food pantry director Ron Poole decided to move the drive...

Week kicks off with Lariettes audition workshops, tryouts

April 16, 2013

By Erica Rohde Staff Writer The mornings of this week will be filled with loud music, dancing and endurance as the the Coppell High School Lariettes Varsity Drill Team will be hosting audition workshops all throughout the week from 7 to 8 a.m. with auditions on Friday, April 19 from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Let's...

Library enforces new system for overdue books

April 16, 2013

By Shannon Wilkinson Staff Writer If you look under your bed or maybe in your locker, you may see a few books that do not belong to you. Look at them a little closer and you will see that these books more than likely belong to the Coppell High School library. This year, the library has noticed...

Girl Scout Sing-along canceled due to low participation

April 16, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer Since the days of Daisy Low, Girl Scouts and their leaders have been writing, singing, and playing songs that celebrate sisterhood and the fundamental ideals of Girl Scouting from their Girl Scout Song Book, the first of which was published in 1925. The Coppell Gir...

Explosion at the Boston Marathon finish line under investigation

April 15, 2013

By Annie Wen Staff Writer Almost an hour ago there was an explosion at the Boston Marathon. Runners were stopped at mile 26, which was a mile in honor of the Newtown Sandy Hook shootings. Reports for this story are still being updated, please click here for live updates and here for a live news stream from ABC. Keep the injured and their families in your though...

Third annual Citizen’s Fire Academy to begin

April 15, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Director of Social Media Starting April 29, the Coppell Fire Department will be holding their 3rd annual Citizen’s Fire Academy. It is a five-week academy that will meet twice a week from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. It will end on May 23 and there will be a live fire event on June 1 ...

Coppell Police Department tops K-9 regionals

Graphic by Sophie Nauyokas

April 12, 2013

By Kimberly Del Angel Entertainment Editor This past month, the Coppell Police Department sent two K-9 teams to the United States Police Canine Association Region 25 trials in Abilene, TX during the week of March 24 - 30. This event was hosted by the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office and co-hosted...

CHS holds last practice SAT

April 12, 2013

By Natalie Gilbert Staff Writer Coppell High School is offering a final practice SAT test on campus tomorrow. It is the last chance for students to take the test in a real testing environment with scores only accessible for you and your parents. Scores are distributed at a strategy session hosted...

Keep Coppell Beautiful to offer residential green cleaning class

April 12, 2013

By Tuulia Koponen Staff Writer   Health problems such as allergies and asthma are on the rise in the United States, partially due to increased use of chemicals in our everyday lives.  Implementing a green program can reduce the negative effect your cleaning and sanitary operations have...

CISD Day at the Rangers Ballpark to come in May

April 12, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer The Coppell Independent School District Day at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington is on May 29. This night is open to all CISD staff, students, family and friends. One complimentary ticket will be given to students selected for displaying good character and citizenship....

Jimmy Johns $1 sandwiches

April 11, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer   As "Freaky Fast" as Jimmy John Subs makes their sandwiches, they still had a long line out of the door. The reason? One dollar sandwiches. Today from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m, Jimmy Johns will offer this deal to its customers on their sandwiches number one through six which are normally $3.50. They are...

All Coppell choirs take home UIL sweepstakes

April 11, 2013

By Erica Rohde Staff Writer Just yesterday buses loaded Coppell High School choirs A Cappella (Varsity), Kantorei (Varsity), Men’s Choir (Non-Varsity) and Bella Voce (Non-Varsity) so that they may participate in the region 20 UIL competition at Duncanville High School. The choirs prepared all...