Coppell Student Media

Policy debate teams heading to state tournament

Policy debate teams heading to state tournament

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under News, Uncategorized

Coppell High School has two teams preparing for the UIL state meet, which will be held at the University of Texas on March 22-23.   On Feb. 4, the CHS debate teams took home first, second and third place at the UIL CX district competition for team policy debate.   “Our district is to...

Coach Lonnie Teagle

Coach Lonnie Teagle

March 1, 2019


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“In my classes, we’ve talked about how it’s not just African-American history or black history, it’s American history. It is a huge part of our history and African Americans have contributed a lot to our country and it shouldn’t be separated. But because it has been neglected, we have to brin...

Sophomore Ikenna Okoli

Sophomore Ikenna Okoli

March 1, 2019


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“We get to celebrate the overcoming of certain problems that [African-Americans] have had, like coming to America with things like slavery, oppression and segregation. It’s celebrating that we’ve gotten over that hump and saying that we’ve done all of those things, and that we can do more.” ...

Student Resource Officer Reggie Walker

Student Resource Officer Reggie Walker

March 1, 2019


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"Honestly, for me, instead of Black History Month, I would love to see black history celebrated as American history. Not for the month of February, just whenever, as part of American history. So young people of all races, in particular young black people, can better understand some things they can be proud o...

Junior Priscille Kompany

Junior Priscille Kompany

March 1, 2019


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“[It is important] to remember all of the important stuff that it took for us to be where we are now, and to remember all the sacrifices people made so we can be free and counted as equals. History is important. You learn from history so you don’t have to repeat it again, and whenever you repeat ...

Ryan Dyke

February 14, 2019


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Ryan Dyke is avid movie fan and a short-story author. His favorite movie is The Thing(1982) and his favorite book is Challenger Deep.

Laura Amador-Toro

February 14, 2019


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Camila Villarreal, Staff Writer

Camila Villarreal, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


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Camila Villarreal is a staff writer on the Sidekick Newspaper and the definition of an old soul. Mention Paul Anka or Men At Work and Camila will ramble on for hours. She is heavily involved in the performing arts and loves drumming on her set. You can contact Camila Villarreal at [email protected]

Video: Astronomy students research, present about minority figures within astronomy

Sydney Rowe and Shreya Beldona

January 25, 2019


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Students of Ms. Barnes' astronomy classes researched major contributors to astronomy who were also a part of a minority group. Their projects were inspired by the movie Hidden Figures, which tells a story of a group of colored women making major advances at NASA.

In-form Cowgirls to play Lady Hawks in second district match

In-form Cowgirls to play Lady Hawks in second district match

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Uncategorized, Winter Sports

The Coppell girls soccer team had a good start to its District 6-6A season with a 3-0 win against Irving MacArthur on Tuesday. Now, the Cowgirls are prepping to play against the Hebron Lady Hawks tonight at 7:30 p.m in a home match at Buddy Echols Field.   Last year, Coppell had an impressive run, wi...

Cowboys open district games with a 5-1 win over Cardinals

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


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Dealing with strong wind and cold temperatures, the Coppell boys soccer team opened District 6-6A play with a 5-1 victory over Irving MacArthur on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field.   Four minutes into the game, the Cardinals took an early lead. This has been an ongoing trend for the Cowboys thr...

Shreya Beldona

Shreya Beldona

December 12, 2018


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Shreya loves participating in artistic endeavors such as dance and drawing. Shreya enjoys writing about various topics ranging from fashion to pros and cons. In her free time, she enjoys reading and watching TV shows. Questions or concerns? Contact Shreya at [email protected]