Coppell Student Media

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Video: Isolation workout with Samantha Freeman

Video: Isolation workout with Samantha Freeman

Camila Villarreal, Staff Writer

May 8, 2020

As self-isolation fatigue kicks in, The Sidekick staff photographer Samantha Freeman remains active by stretching and working her muscles as she normally would for tennis practice. This nine-step exercise is perfect for starting or ending your day and keeping your body in top shape. This workout includ...

Student of the Week: Sun succeeds in fine arts through photography, drawings

Student of the Week: Sun succeeds in fine arts through photography, drawings

Sofia Guerrero and Sally Parampottil

May 17, 2019

Coppell High School sophomore Sidney Sun started taking photos from a young age. She is currently in the digital art and media class and has been recognized for her work.

Teacher of the Week: Anderson love for environmental science with focus on future

Teacher of the Week: Anderson love for environmental science with focus on future

Arman Merchant and Laura Amador-Toro

May 7, 2019

The Sidekick has selected Coppell High School Environmental Science AP/IB teacher Holly Anderson as this week’s Teacher of the Week. Watch to find out about how she made the transition from middle school to high school, hobbies, her favorite part about teaching in her class and her advice to students. ...

Student of the week: Vasquez excelling in photography, music, soccer

Student of the week: Vasquez excelling in photography, music, soccer

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

May 3, 2019

Coppell High School senior Jacob Vasquez has been selected as The Sidekick's student of the week due to his interest in music, photography and soccer. His photography can be found on his Instagram (@_jacobvasquez_) and his music on his SoundCloud, with the username "ashenxmusic".    ...

Student of the Week: Khowala shows passion for tennis

Student of the Week: Khowala shows passion for tennis

Rishitha Penmetsa and Rishika Rakwal

April 8, 2019

Coppell High School junior Ruchika Khowala was chosen as The Sidekick's Student of the Week due to her participation at the Kemah Tennis Invitational. She placed fourth, alongside her doubles partner, CHS senior Suzuka Nishino.

Questions with The Sidekick: Mrs. Zugaro

Questions with The Sidekick: Mrs. Zugaro

Laasya Achanta, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Watch as AP Statistics teacher Michele Zugaro answers 10 questions in her classroom during a typical afternoon after school. Learn about her favorite sports, who inspired her to teach statistics and what she looks forward to most in her retirement.

Student of the Week: Thompson balancing fine arts, journalism and athletics

Student of the Week: Thompson balancing fine arts, journalism and athletics

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

March 22, 2019

This week, The Sidekick has chosen Coppell High School sophomore Juliana Thompson as the Student of the Week. Thompson explains the joys and difficulties of being in theater, KCBY and ultimate frisbee at CHS.

Teacher of the Week: Alexander-Blythe managing both teaching, motherhood

Teacher of the Week: Alexander-Blythe managing both teaching, motherhood

Rishika Rakwal and Rishitha Penmetsa

March 8, 2019

The Sidekick has selected Coppell High School English III AP/GT teacher Melissa Alexander-Blythe as this week's Teacher of the Week. Watch to find out about how she has adjusted to motherhood, her favorite book to teach in her class and her advice to seniors.