Coppell Student Media

On the Spot: Women rocking the world in marches, movements on International Women’s Day

On the Spot: Women rocking the world in marches, movements on International Women’s Day

Claire Clements, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


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This year has seen countless marches for several causes, reminding us of how flawed our world is. Today, women are marching yet again, for a happy cause, on International Women’s Day.   "To me, International Women's Day is celebrating women that have made a difference in the world, and...

On the Spot: Top 5 percent recognizes influential teachers, honors their support with invitations

On the Spot: Top 5 percent recognizes influential teachers, honors their support with invitations

Sruthi Boppuri, Communications Manager

March 7, 2018


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On Tuesday, the top five percent of this year’s Coppell High School’s graduating class personally invited teachers to the annual Academic Recognition banquet.   The seniors gathered in the CHS library for a brief meeting, detailing the information about the banquet and the invitations. The s...

On the Spot: Nobel Prize winner inspires science students

On the Spot: Nobel Prize winner inspires science students

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


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On Thursday, Physiology and Medicine Nobel Prize winner Michael Stuart Brown visited Coppell High School to give students interested in the field an overview of what it took to get where he is today.   Brown received his Nobel Prize because of his discoveries regarding the regulation o...

On the Spot: Red Jackets paving path for success by hosting Q&A sessions for self-improvement

On the Spot: Red Jackets paving path for success by hosting Q&A sessions for self-improvement

Tanya Raghu, Enterprise Editor

February 28, 2018


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After moving to Texas from New York in eighth grade of all the high schools senior Red Jacket Carson Maher toured, he got the most truthful, inside look at Coppell High School thanks to the Red Jackets program.   “I moved here from New York and I toured this school in eighth grade and ...

On the Spot: END IT movement, shining a light on the issue of human trafficking

On the Spot: END IT movement, shining a light on the issue of human trafficking

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


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Coppell High School sophomore Charlotte Vanyo and senior Lauren McCord showed their support for the END IT movement by drawing a red X on the back of their hands.   The END IT movement is a coalition of organizations that work to combat human trafficking. They host a lot of events like fun r...

On the Spot: CHS winter guard seizes second highest score in America

On the Spot: CHS winter guard seizes second highest score in America

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


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For most sports, athletes leave competitions looking dirty and in need of a shower. However, the Coppell High School winter guard team got its job done while also keeping a polished look—and they got it done well.   Last Saturday, the team hosted the WGI Dallas Regional - Winter Guard Inter...

On the Spot: CHS shows its love through carnation fundraiser

On the Spot: CHS shows its love through carnation fundraiser

Christine Zacuai, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


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The Student Council has began hosting the Valentine’s Day Carnations fundraiser for students to buy carnations for their friends and teachers on the special day.   The price is $1 for each carnation and is sold during all lunches in the cafeteria the week before Valentine’s Day. The ca...

On the Spot: A life-changing signature for athletes

On the Spot: A life-changing signature for athletes

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


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Across the United States, star high school athletes woke up this morning in anticipation of a life changing signature. Today is the first National Signing Day of 2018 as nationwide, student athletes are signing a binding contract to further their athletic passion on the collegiate level.   Coppell High S...

On the Spot: Student tours taking place as eighth graders plan for the future

On the Spot: Student tours taking place as eighth graders plan for the future

Jessica Hernandez, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


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Buses filled with eighth graders stopped at Coppell High School today to allow them the opportunity to walk the halls at CHS and learn more about what their time in high school will entail.   Every year, the CHS Red Jackets guide eighth graders on tours of the campus to show them a glimpse of ...

On the Spot: New freshmen center expecting CHS teachers

On the Spot: New freshmen center expecting CHS teachers

Christine Zacuai, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018


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New teachers have been confirmed and announced to teach at Coppell High School’s new campus, CHS 9.   The center, set to open in the upcoming 2018-19 school year, will house the freshmen class.   The center will be under the administration of ninth grade principal Cody Koontz...

On the Spot: Campus cracks down on lanyard policy

On the Spot: Campus cracks down on lanyard policy

Lili Lomas, Sports Editor

January 29, 2018


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https://vimeo.com/253335469 Walking into school this morning, students were greeted by a blockade of administrators at the bottom of the main hallway.   Coppell High School associate principal Sean Bagley stood surrounded by tables of assistant principals on both sides making sure that stude...

On the Spot: Campus 2018-19 course scheduling going digital

On the Spot: Campus 2018-19 course scheduling going digital

Tanya Raghu, Enterprise Editor

January 29, 2018


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For the first time this year, the course scheduling process at Coppell High School is being done completely digitally.   “One of the things that is different about the scheduling process is that we are totally online, it’s an online system,” CHS lead counselor Debbie Fruithandler sai...