Coppell Student Media

2020 Dallas Women’s March activists push importance of 19th amendment, politics

2020 Dallas Women’s March activists push importance of 19th amendment, politics

Andrés Bear

January 22, 2020

  DALLAS - Armed with politically-charged signs aimed at the current political climate, hundreds of people participated in the 2020 Dallas Women’s March on Sunday. At 2 p.m., the march began at St. Paul United Methodist Church just as attendees were overflowing onto the premises of a nea...

Amidst constant relocation, Pydisetti continues pursuit of arts

Amidst constant relocation, Pydisetti continues pursuit of arts

Shravya Mahesh, Entertainment Editor

January 22, 2020

Across nearly 9,000 miles of land and sea, CHS9 student Shraavya Pydisetti picked up everything, ready to start over… again.  However, she knew the one thing she would never leave behind was her love for the arts. Despite moving multiple times between Mumbai, India and Coppell, Pydisetti has remain...

Pushing boundaries one palette at a time

Pushing boundaries one palette at a time

Yash Ravula, Staff writer

January 17, 2020

Highlight poppin’. Eyeliner winged. Face snatched. Coppell High School sophomore Michael Creed, at the mere age of 12 found his love for makeup. Since nothing has stopped him from pursuing it and constantly improving his artistic ability and breaking gender stereotypes. “I was playing with makeup when my mother ...

It’s never too late to vaccinate

It’s never too late to vaccinate

Jillian Moore, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

“They have turned our children into the largest human experiment in history — all of history,”  Del Bigtree, CEO of anti-vaccination group Informed Consent Action Network, says as supporters of the anti-vaccination movement nod their heads in agreement during a New York rally.  Mumps, rube...

Board approves new calendar for 2020-21, 2021-22 school years

Board approves new calendar for 2020-21, 2021-22 school years

Akhila Gunturu, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

On Monday night, the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees discussed and adopted the new calendar for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years.  The calendar for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years, dubbed as Option 1 during the meeting, is similar to the 2019-20 calendar. School begins on Wednesday, Aug. 1...

Claire’s Corner: Don’t say never mind

Claire’s Corner: Don’t say never mind

Claire Clements, Executive Editorial Page Editor

January 12, 2020

Claire’s Corner: executive editorial page editor Claire Clements spills the tea on the latest happenings in the world, ranging from pop culture to politics. Have you ever been left out of an inside joke? You’re with a group of friends, and they’re all laughing about some joke that you do not...

Evans upholding interest in sports medicine

Evans upholding interest in sports medicine

Camila Villarreal, Staff Writer

January 7, 2020

Coppell High School junior Taylor Evans is an active member of the CHS sports medicine team. The sports medicine team is in charge of tending to the players’ injuries during games and ensuring the team has enough water and protection to play its sport safely.  What motivated you to join sports medicine? ...

Coloring in the lines

Coloring in the lines

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

January 1, 2020

Throughout the world, about 200 sports are internationally recognized. In total, there are an estimated 800 sports throughout the world, including regional and specialized sports. Just as those smaller-scale sports are associated with a specific region, ethnic group, race or nationality, larger sports...

District announces elimination of C days in the new year

District announces elimination of C days in the new year

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor

December 12, 2019

Beginning second semester, the Coppell High School bell schedule no longer includes C days. Instead, the school week solely alternates between A and B days, reminiscent of the bell schedule from the 2018-19 school year. The rationale behind altering the bell schedule is due to transportation issues from...

Cowgirls walk off the court with win against Mustangs, gear up for first district game

Cowgirls walk off the court with win against Mustangs, gear up for first district game

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

  In its last game before the start of District 6-6A play, the Coppell girls basketball team faced Grapevine on its home court at the CHS Arena and walked away with a 61-42 victory. The game had its unexpected moments, and though the Mustangs ultimately fell by 20 points, there were tim...