Coppell Student Media

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

On the Spot: Middle, elementary schoolers bring charisma to annual show

On the Spot: Middle, elementary schoolers bring charisma to annual show

Jessica Hernandez, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

Bright smiles and cheerful voices filled the Coppell High School auditorium with music on Thursday as elementary, middle and high school directors came together to host the annual Coppell ISD Honor Choir.   One day each year, elementary and middle school students spend the day at CHS to pa...

On the Spot: HOSA presentations prepares members for area competition

On the Spot: HOSA presentations prepares members for area competition

Christine Zacuai, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

Bringing widespread awareness, developing treatments and changing lives in the face of illness; these are the common dreams shared by members of the Health Occupation of Students in America (HOSA) Club.   On Thursday, Coppell High School HOSA members got the opportunity to practice exact...

On the Spot: CHS students bundle up for historic cold week

On the Spot: CHS students bundle up for historic cold week

Gracie Blackwell, Business Manager

January 17, 2018

It has been 22 years since North Texas has faced a week of weather this cold.   Since winter break ended, it is common that you will see many Coppell High School students in the hallways and classrooms with puffy winter jackets, hats and gloves.   On Monday night, Coppell ISD tweeted a st...