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  • On Tuesday, Coppell City Council meets at 7:30 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Center.
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  • On Saturday, Coppell Arts Center hosts “Alice in Wonderland” presented by Ballet Ensemble of Texas at 3 p.m.
The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Anjali Krishna

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief

Anjali is a senior and this year's executive editor-in-chief of The Sidekick. As a writer in her third year on staff, she loves covering tennis, writing music reviews and trying her (questionable) hand at photography. You can contact her on Twitter @anjalikrishna_.

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Meer Mahfuz is a staff writer on The Sidekick. The Sidekick’s executive editor-in-chief Anjali Krishna expresses how Mahfuz has influenced her time on staff.

Meer Mahfuz

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
May 13, 2022
Yasemin Ragland is a staff writer on The Sidekick. The Sidekick staff designer Noor Fatima expresses how Ragland has influenced her time on staff.

[Photo] Yasemin Ragland

Noor Fatima, Staff Designer
May 13, 2022
Coppell High School senior Mira Jiang is the valedictorian in the graduating class of 2022. Jiang will attend Harvard University in the fall and is double majoring in neuroscience and English.

[Photo] Mira Jiang

Shrayes Gunna, Staff Writer
May 11, 2022
Coppell High School senior Nikhil Kabra is ranked No. 4 in the graduating class of 2022. Kabra will attend the University of Texas at Austin in the fall and is majoring in electrical engineering.

[Photo] Nikhil Kabra

Shrayes Gunna, Staff Writer
May 11, 2022
The Sidekick executive editor-in-chief Anjali Krishna is graduating, leaving her unsure how to perfectly wrap-up her senior year. Krishna writes about her favorite endings to books, songs and TV shows, tying them into her life as she works on finding her own ending to high school.

Letter from the Editor: The perfect ending

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
May 11, 2022
Coppell High School senior Anshuman Das is ranked No. 9 in the graduating class of 2022. Das will attend the University of Texas at Dallas in the fall and major in computer engineering.

[Photo] Anshuman Das

Sri Achanta, News Editor
May 11, 2022
Coppell High School senior Chandana Sirigireddy is ranked No. 8 in the graduating class of 2022. Sirigireddy will attend the University of Texas at Austin in the fall and is majoring in finance.

[Photo] Chandana Sirigireddy

Varshitha Korrapolu, Communications Manager
May 11, 2022
Coppell High School senior Rujula Polu is the salutatorian in the graduating class of 2022. Polu will attend Washington University in St. Louis in the fall and is majoring in anthropology.

[Photo] Rujula Polu

Shrayes Gunna, Staff Writer
May 11, 2022
The Coppell Farmers Market hosts local businesses and the community every Saturday in Old Town Coppell. Old Town Coppell hosts a weekly farmers market and is home to a variety of cultural hubs from gift shops and vintage furniture to the local arts center.

Old Town, new developments

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
May 11, 2022
Coppell senior catcher Bradley Castillo celebrates after scoring at Dallas Jesuit in the 2021 Class 6A Region I area playoffs on May 14. Castillo moved from Venezuela two years ago and now plays as starting catcher for the Cowboys.

Baseball is Castillo’s first language

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
April 19, 2022
Coppell sophomore Ally Gunnels battles against Rockwall on March 31 at Coppell Middle School North. The Cowgirls host Allen at 7 p.m. on Thursday for its Senior Night game at CMSN.

Girls lacrosse to play Allen on Senior Night

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
April 6, 2022
From George Coppell to...options for the future

From George Coppell to…options for the future

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
April 6, 2022
The Sidekick executive editor-in-chief Anjali Krishna, her brother Abhiram, father Sreekanth Krishnavajjala and mother Indira Asuri visit Italy in their tour around Europe in 2005. Krishna expresses what the words ‘thank you’ mean to her in relation to her parents.

Letter from the Editor: Thank you, finally

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
March 31, 2022
Coppell senior midfielder Walker Stone dribbles against Plano East on Feb. 12 at Buddy Echols Field against Plano East. The Cowboys play Allen tonight at 8 p.m. at McKinney ISD Stadium.

Cowboy comeback leads to playoffs against Allen

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
March 25, 2022
Coppell junior Jules Lamendola celebrates the Cowgirls’ win against Irving MacArthur at Euless Trinity on Friday. Coppell beat the Cardinals, 53-36, to become the Class 6A Region I Area champions and advance to the Class 6A Region I quarterfinals.

Survive and advance

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
February 19, 2022
Coppell High School Principal Laura Springer has worked in Coppell ISD for 37 years. For her service, she was awarded the Cliff Long Leadership Award on Jan. 29.

“CHS has always been my heart”

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
February 11, 2022
Coppell senior goalkeeper Arath Valdez saves a shot on goal from Plano senior forward Nolan Giles on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys tied the Wildcats, 0-0.

Cowboys open district with gritty tie against Plano

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
January 31, 2022
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