Coppell Student Media

Students on edges of their seats in anticipation of Ivy League decisions

Students on edges of their seats in anticipation of Ivy League decisions

Farah Merchant, Student Life Editor

March 28, 2018


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Coppell High school seniors Anvita Kandru and Agnibho Roy sat in class watching the hours tick by slowly approaching 6 p.m., when they would find out if they got accepted into any of the Ivy Leagues they applied to. Each year, most Ivy League colleges choose one day in March to release their regu...

On the Spot: Senior iPad returns underway to prepare for year’s end (with video)

On the Spot: Senior iPad returns underway to prepare for year’s end (with video)

Jessica Hernandez, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


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For some Coppell High School seniors, Coppell ISD-issued iPads are a thing of the past. Many tucked their iPads away and opted for laptops and other portable devices for convenience.   Beginning today, seniors can turn in their iPads, cords and chargers. Although it may seem soon, adminis...

On the Spot: CHS students prepare for Heritage Night

On the Spot: CHS students prepare for Heritage Night

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


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On Friday, Coppell High School’s diversity will shine as students show off various cultural performances on stage for Heritage Night.   CHS junior Sahana Ramaswamy, who is on the planning crew, is performing a Bollywood dance with three of her friends. Students auditioned Feb. 23.     ...

On the Spot: Scholarship season in progress for seniors (with video)

On the Spot: Scholarship season in progress for seniors (with video)

Gracie Blackwell, Business Manager

March 20, 2018


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With graduation nine weeks away, Coppell seniors are looking for and applying for scholarships as they plan for college expenses. Although some deadlines have passed, there are many that are approaching in the next couple of months.   According to U.S News And World Report, the busiest time for app...

On the Spot: Spring break renovations underway at Coppell High School (with video)

On the Spot: Spring break renovations underway at Coppell High School (with video)

Fiona Koshy and Gracie Blackwell

March 14, 2018


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The hustle and bustle sounds during a typical school day would usually not be found during a day of spring break at Coppell High School. However, this spring break is an exception.   On Saturday morning, construction began on the new security vestibule that will act as an intermediary for stu...

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...