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Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Victoria Hertel

Victoria Hertel, Student Life Editor

Victoria is a senior and the Student Life Editor on The Sidekick. Outside of school, she dances ballet at the Ballet Academy of Texas. She enjoys running, reading books and adores her miniature poodle dog named Sparky. You can contact her at [email protected] or find her on Twitter @veh7936.

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Coppell High School has a diverse environment. The Sidekick student life editor Victoria Hertel reflects on how her time spent in the uniqueness of Coppell has brought a range of inspiration.

Learning from students

Victoria Hertel, Student Life Editor
May 14, 2021
Coppell High School algebra II and honors pre-calculus teacher Lucy Grimmett (right) poses with CHS9 ESL facilitator Jessica Lynch (middle) and CHS9 world geography teacher Brittany Scruggs (left) at CHS9 in their senior overalls from attending CHS. Grimmett returned to CHS this year after teaching at CHS9 for three years. Photo courtesy Grimmett

“Be safe and make good choices”

Victoria Hertel, Student Life Editor
August 26, 2020
Protestor Faith Smith leads chants to support the Black Lives Matter movement in the streets of Coppell on June 6. The Coppell Walk for Peace at Andy Brown Park East was organized by local pastors with support from the Coppell Police Department.

Just the beginning

Victoria Hertel, Student Life Editor
June 7, 2020
CHS9 student Alexis Frazer was voted Student Council vice president. Frazer was chosen for the position because of her work ethic and perseverance.

Alexis Frazer

Victoria Hertel, Staff Writer
November 8, 2019
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