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  • On Tuesday, Coppell Arts Center hosts State of Education organized by the Coppell Chamber of Commerce from 8:30-10 a.m.
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The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Sydney Rowe

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer

Sydney is a senior and is a second-year writer and photographer on staff. She enjoys being active and going to new places in her free time. In school, she participates in Student Council and the track and field team, on which she pole vaults. You can contact Sydney by email at [email protected] or by Twitter @syd218.

All content by Sydney Rowe
Coppell senior Sidekick staff writer Sydney Rowe sprints down the runway on March 2, 2019 in the CHS Field House. Rowe reflects on her last high school pole vaulting season and how the coronavirus is affecting high school and collegiate sports.

Please don’t take away my senior season

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer
April 9, 2020
Coppell High School sophomore Alex Bowden drew a portrait of a child from Malaysia,  CHS art teacher David Bearden selected Bowden and nine other of his art students for the Memory Project. This non-profit organization is for students to create a portrait of a less fortunate child.

Painting with purpose

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer
March 8, 2020
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[Photo] Texas Thrift

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 7, 2020
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[Photo] The Salvation Army

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 7, 2020
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[Photo] Plato’s Closet

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 7, 2020
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[Photo] Goodwill

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 6, 2020
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[Photo] Uptown Cheapskate

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 6, 2020
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[Photo] Thrift Giant

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 6, 2020
Texas Thrift is a secondhand store located in Irving with a variety of clothing and houseware items. Texas Thrift is one of many thrift stores in the area, each of which offers a unique selection, price point and overall shopping experience.

[Photo] Finding hidden gems in thrift stores

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor
March 7, 2020
Coppell sophomore diver Yassin Helaly flips into the Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports pool on March 2. Helaly moved to the United States last year in pursuit of a diving scholarship.

[Photo] Aiming for more

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer
March 10, 2020
Coppell senior Johan Pretorius races the 200-yard individual medley using the breaststroke at the Lewisville ISD Westside Aquatic Center on Jan. 18. Many elite swimmers from the Coppell swim team are competing in the Class 6A Region II Swimming and Diving Meet today and tomorrow at the LISD Westside Aquatic Center.

[Photo] Swim team rides wave of momentum into regionals

Pramika Kadari, Executive News & Enterprise Editor
January 31, 2020
Coppell junior left forward Jojo Alonzo looks to pass against Irving MacArthur on Jan. 28 at Buddy Echols Field. Alonzo’s unique ambidextrous abilities and versatility gained the attention on collegiate programs, allowing her to commit to the University of Memphis.

Left-footed leader

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer
January 31, 2020
Sports such as softball, cross country, soccer, swimming and football all have races that are stereotyped as participants. These racial patterns can be seen both on a professional and high school level.

[Photo] Coloring in the lines

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor
January 2, 2020
During a Mesquite free throw, the Coppell High School student section attempts to distract the player. The Cowboys held the lead for the entirety of the game against the Skeeters to win, 71-48.

Cowboys bite Skeeters en route to comfortable win

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer
December 14, 2019
Coppell senior guard Adam Moussa attempts to break through two of Rockwall’s defenders on Nov. 22 in the CHS gym during the Classic Chevrolet Coppell Showcase. The Cowboys came out on top by defeating Garland, 76-40, Lamar, 65-61, Rockwall, 61-30 and Bishop Lynch, 72-40, but lost to Ellison, 63-60.

Cowboys bounce opponents to claim tournament win

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer
December 5, 2019
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