Coppell Student Media

Project Prom: organization makes sure everyone has Prom to remember

January 31, 2014

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer Prom is a night every girl waits for. From picking out the perfect dress with high heels to match to finding that one guy to go with, prom night has turned into a right of passage for senior girls. It is supposed to be a night they will never forget, and the Coppell High School Academies are making sure every girl can attend. Project Prom ...

Coffee House

May 28, 2013

http://youtu.be/1xlAZs6Y8nE Clara Caussey's Academy English II classes put together the 2nd annual Coffee House on Friday May 17, 2013. The students presented their best pieces about the freedom and revolution from the unit they have been studying over the past few weeks. Anyone could attend the event,...

Academies to host second annual Coffee House

Academies to host second annual Coffee House

May 14, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor Clara Caussey's Academy English II students have been pouring out their creativity into works of art that could revolutionize Coppell High School as they know it- at least that is their goal. After many weeks of hard work and preparation, the students will...

Future filmakers shine in spotlight of CHS Film Festival

Future filmakers shine in spotlight of CHS Film Festival

May 6, 2013

By Tuulia Koponen Staff Writer Journalists flooded the red carpet, eager to speak about the finalists’ films with cameras flashing, videos being recorded and interviews being conducted. This did not occur in Hollywood but at Monday’s inaugural Coppell High School Film Festival. Beginning at 6:30 p.m. the st...

Academies to integrate AP

January 31, 2013

By Mabry Culp Staff Writer The biggest question on upcoming juniors and seniors mind is college. How to get in, apply, leave the nest, etc. AP classes are important to college applications and college credit, and now the Academies are implementing them into their normally Pre-AP curriculum. These...

Engineering Expo draws huge crowds

November 7, 2012

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor The STEM Academy at Coppell High School hosted its fifth annual Engineering Expo on Sunday. People filled the Commons from 2 to 5 p.m. to learn more about engineering and observe displays and exhibitions prepared by Coppell STEM students. There were workshops b...

Public Service Academy under new leadership

Public Service Academy under new leadership

September 24, 2012

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer The Academies at CHS received an unexpected new leader for the 2012-13 school year. Debra Johnson became the Public Service Academy (PSA) lead after the former lead, Brenda Brinkman, left Coppell High School to become the assistant director for New Tech High at Coppell. “I...

PSA walks alongside Salamone at Relay for Life

PSA walks alongside Salamone at Relay for Life

May 8, 2012

By Kristen Shepard and Kilian Bresnahan Staff Writer and KCBY Staff Member Coppell’s annual Relay for Life never fails as an emotional and impactful night for many cancer research survivors. But at this year’s Relay for Life, one group felt especially empowered. At the opening ceremony...

Second annual PSA expo to be held tomorrow

February 3, 2012

By Christina Burke Staff Writer Tomorrow, the Public Services Academy (PSA) at Coppell High School will be hosting their second annual health and education expo open to the public. In this expo, the freshman and sophomores of PSA will be presenting some of their work and service projects from this sch...

Seniors share wisdom with upcoming students

January 30, 2012

By Kara Adkins Online Copy Editor All of the academic options Coppell high school offers can be a bit overwhelming to upcoming and current high school students. To give first hand knowledge and experience when it comes to programs such as IB, AP, New Tech, and Academies, Coppell has gathered sen...

EMAC gains insight from Katie Couric

EMAC gains insight from Katie Couric

December 9, 2011

By Christina Burke Staff Writer One of the many advantages of being in the academies at Coppell High School is being able to take part in extraordinary opportunities that are not available to other students at the school. In my time with the Emerging Media and Communications (EMAC) Academy, ...

Academy students portray the plague

December 2, 2011

By Christina Burke Staff Writer If you are roaming around the main hallways during class today, there is a good chance that you will find yourself in the midst of the thirteenth century.Academy english teacher Clara Caussey has come up with yet another Project Based Learning (PBL) assignment to challe...