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Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Anushree De

Anushree De, Features Editor

Anushree De is a senior and the features editor of The Sidekick, where their passion for storytelling flourishes. Their favorite films, La La Land, Zootopia, and Everything Everywhere All at Once, resonate with creative optimism, mirroring her outlook on life. Born in Topeka, Kansas, Anushree embarked on a journey that ultimately led to finding her place in Coppell during second grade. The challenging transition from charter to public school shaped Anushree into the resilient individual they are today. In her spare time, Anushree immerses herself in the enchanting world of Spanish literature, relishing the perspectives it offers. As they have started their senior year, their advice to their younger self would simply be a hug, a reminder that growth is a journey worth embracing. Anushree finds comfort in taking walks in nature as a break from her busy schedule. You can contact her through [email protected] or on X (@anushree_night).

All content by Anushree De

Dropping the mic:

Anushree De, Features Editor
May 17, 2024

Pencil to paper

Anushree De, Features Editor
May 16, 2024
Poskey's Picks by Coppell Student Media
New Coppell ISD policy states that any student caught with an e-cigarette on school grounds on second offense will be sent to Victory Place @ Coppell. New Texas law requires all school districts to increase penalties for students who bring e-cigarettes to school.

Clearing the haze

Anushree De, Student Life Editor
September 28, 2023
Srihari Yechangunja

Srihari Yechangunja

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
May 18, 2023
Sahith Mocharla

Sahith Mocharla

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
May 18, 2023
Nandini Muresh

Nandini Muresh

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
May 18, 2023
The Sidekick advertising and circulation manager Anushree De and their mother Ananya Kundu both value the ability for hair to show aspects of their culture. This Women’s History Month, De is thankful to her mother for the subtle ways in which she shows her love.

The woman who made me: Tethering the braids together

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
March 29, 2023
Coppell sophomore Kimber Kerrigan bats against Plano West at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex on Tuesday. The Cowgirls lost, 13-3, to the Wolves.

Plano West conquers home district opener at Coppell

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
March 10, 2023
Coppell High School senior Amav Khambete was named Regeneron Science Talent Search Scholar out of 300 competitors. Khambete’s research recorded the effects of drugs on ephrin proteins in mice brains.

Khambete cultivating roots of intellectual vigor

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
March 6, 2023
Coppell High School juniors Ananya Anupindi and Julieta Aguirre-Jimenez have run AJ Crochet Shop, a local crochet business, since last summer. Anupindi and Aguirre-Jimenez hold tri-annual sales for their products at the Coppell Farmers Market.

Anupindi, Aguirre-Jimenez sewing strings together

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
February 9, 2023
CHS9 special education teacher Chaz Bowen was recognized as CHS9 November Teacher of the Month on Nov. 30 at the CHS9 cafeteria. The honor was recognized by the Coppell Chamber of Commerce through the Coppell Community Development Foundation (CCDF) program. Photo courtesy Mike Grutt

CHS9 Teacher, Student of the Month recognized by chamber of commerce

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
January 4, 2023
Social media can be a dangerous place to spread information. The Sidekick advertising/circulation manager Anushree De believes that social media can expose private and personal information, creating an unsafe environment.

Don’t scroll past the peeking

Anushree De, Advertising/Circulation Manager
December 12, 2022
Coppell senior Lakshana Parasuraman plays against Plano in singles, winning 6-0 6-0 on Tuesday at the CHS tennis center. Coppell beat Plano, 17-2. Senior Night is the last home match of the season and celebrates seniors for their last season at Coppell High School.

Coppell tennis commemorates seniors against Plano

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
October 6, 2022
Coppell freshman Marli Field discusses graphic design with Savannah College of Design. Coppell High School hosted the college fair, bringing 200 colleges to its campus.

College fair comes to Coppell, brings 200 colleges

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
September 19, 2022
Standardized multiple choice testing has become a staple for high school education, but that does not mean it yields positive results. The Sidekick junior staff writer Anushree De examines the faults in this form of testing and advocates for reform.

The choice to end all choices

Anushree De, Advertising and Circulations Manager
September 12, 2022
Coppell senior middle blocker Allie Stricker and junior setter Mira Klem block a spike against Denton Guyer at Coppell High School Arena on Aug. 30. The Cowgirls carved out a victory after losing the first set: 16-25, 25-16, 25-23, 25-21.

Coppell offense leads to victory against Denton Guyer

Anushree De, Advertising and circulations manager
September 1, 2022
Joanne Kim is a staff writer on The Sidekick. The Sidekick staff writer Anushree De expresses how Kim has influenced their time on staff.

Joanne Kim

Anushree De, Staff Designer
May 13, 2022
Oh, how the school year flew by!

Oh, how the school year flew by!

Anushree De, Staff Writer
April 11, 2022
Many students have participated in the trend of “canceling” people, but they don’t recognize how detrimental “canceling” someone or being “canceled” can be. The Sidekick staff writer Anushree De explains the negative effects of cancel culture in school.

Let’s cancel “cancel culture”

Anushree De, Staff Writer
December 10, 2021
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