Upcoming Events
  • On Tuesday and Wednesday, Coppell High School sophomores and juniors will trade in their iPads for new devices.
  • On Friday, Coppell Arts Center hosts “Artrageous” at 7:30 p.m.
  • TAKE3 performs at Coppell Arts Center on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
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New York Jets defensive lineman and 2014 Coppell High School graduate Solomon Thomas instructs campers at the Solomon Thomas Youth Football Camp at Buddy Echols Field on June 29, 2019. Alongside his father Chris Thomas, Solomon spoke on sports, mental health and race at the Coppell Arts Center on Sunday night.

[Photo] “Vulnerability is true strength”

Trisha Atluri, Executive Entertainment Editor
April 4, 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.

[Photo] “CHS has always been my heart”

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief
February 11, 2022
Coppell senior small forward Ryan Agarwal headlines the Coppell boys basketball team’s game against Vertical Academy in The Battle on Friday at the Coppell High School Arena at 4 p.m. The clash is the season opener for the Cowboys.

[Photo] Open the gates

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer
November 11, 2021
On Sunday from 2-4 p.m., the Coppell High School cheer team will be hosting its annual Cheer Bingo fundraiser in the CHS Commons. 2019 was the last time this event was held as last year’s event was canceled due to the pandemic.

[Photo] Long-awaited Cheer Bingo to return

Minnie Gazawada, Staff Writer/Designer
October 23, 2021
Former Coppell defensive midfielder and  CHS 2020 graduate Montse Lomeli races down Buddy Echols Field on Feb. 10 against Marcus last season. Lomeli is attending Northumbria University this fall  in Newcastle, England, and plans to major in sports management while playing soccer. Sidekick file photo.

[Photo] Leaving Coppell comforts

Sreeja Mudumby, Communications Manager
September 23, 2020
Coppell senior golfer Jamie Welsh practices her bunker shot on Oct. 3, 2019 at Riverchase Golf Club in Coppell. Welsh committed to play golf at Oklahoma City University on Aug. 9.

[Photo] Dragonflies on the green

Anjali Krishna, Co-Sports Editor
September 22, 2020
Administrators Sean Bagley and Ryan Lam represent the Coppell High School slogan “We Are One” during the 2014-2015 school year. Now, after 15 years of working for CHS, Bagley is leaving the district.

[Photo] And this is Mr. Bagley

Pramika Kadari, Executive News & Enterprise Editor
April 28, 2020
Today, Texas Governor Greg Abbott held a press conferencing issuing an Executive Order regarding social distancing due to COVID-19. Per his instruction, Coppell ISD along with other Texas schools will remain closed through May 4.

[Photo] Executive Order extends school closure

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 31, 2020
Coppell resident Ali Ohlinger and niece Brooklyn Ohlinger enjoy the live music in Old Town Coppell on March 8 during the Spring Music Series. This season, the City of Coppell is similarly sponsoring a Fall Music Series, offering live music, food trucks and games.

[Photo] Fall Music Series to feature Elevation

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
September 20, 2019
On Friday, former Coppell football coach and current athletic director Joe McBride accepted the position as head coach and athletic coordinator at McKinney Boyd High School. McBride leaves behind Coppell football with a legacy of three district titles in five seasons from 2010-14.

[Photo] McBride returning to sidelines

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor
January 25, 2019
Donald Trump addressing supporters at his Fort Worth rally in 2016. It has been a year since Trump was sworn into office and he has kept promises as well as broken them.

[Photo] One year of Trump

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer
February 2, 2018
Cowboys quarterback Brady McBride looks down the field for a pass.

[Photo] Opening night

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer
September 1, 2017
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