Coppell Student Media

Love for teaching drives beloved teacher to win regional science award

Love for teaching drives beloved teacher to win regional science award

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under News

Each year, the science fair is held at high schools all around the country. It is a reoccurring and bland tradition that people almost always groan at the mention of. However, for Coppell High School science teacher Cathy Douglas, the science fair is about more than just a tradition.   The ...

Pacing itself: KCBY collects another top honor

Pacing itself: KCBY collects another top honor

Fiona Koshy, Editorial Page Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under On the Spot

DALLAS - After winning its first NSPA Broadcast Pacemaker in 2015, KCBY won its second on Saturday.   The last day of the 2017 JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention at the Hyatt Regency in Dallas proved to be a success with KCBY-TV taking home the Pacemaker along with mult...

Percussion ensemble travels to PASIC convention to give concert, accept national award

Percussion ensemble travels to PASIC convention to give concert, accept national award

November 21, 2013


Filed under News

By Kristen Shepard Editor in Chief The long hot hours of practice, the late nights spent at the band hall and the persistent mental strain of mastering new pieces put forth by the Coppell High School percussion ensemble was not left unrewarded. Named one of the premiere percussion programs in the count...

Cozby Library receives award, launches new strategy plan

April 9, 2013


Filed under Coppell City Council Meetings, News, News Blog

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor The William T. Cozby Library, Coppell's largest and longest-standing public library, received the Texas Municipal Library Association’s Achievement in Excellence Library Award on march 26. This is the eighth year in a row that the Cozby Library has been honored wit...

Wrestling notebook: Lowery honored with prestigious award

Wrestling notebook: Lowery honored with prestigious award

February 7, 2013


Filed under Sports

Coppell High School wrestling coach Chip Lowery was honored this week by being vote the District 5-5A Coach of the Year for Wrestling. After moving into the toughest district with powerhouses like Flower Mound and Lewisville, Lowery was deserving of the award. Even more prestigious than the award...

Special luncheon to honor National Merit Commended Students

October 30, 2012


Filed under News Blog

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Every year, there comes a time in October when every high school student in America must sit down and complete the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT). This test is more than just a way to get out of class or practice for the "real" SAT. For many students, it...

Teddy Croft named Wingstop Scholar Athlete

March 21, 2012


Filed under News Blog, Sports Blog

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor CHS senior baseball player Teddy Croft was named February's Wingstop Scholar Athlete of the Month for his dedication to his sport while still maintaining a high academic record and volunteering in the community. Each month, Wingstop and KTVT-TV CBS invites fans,...

CISD given award for financial responsibility

March 19, 2012


Filed under News Blog

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor The Dallas Business Journal has recognized Coppell ISD as a recipient of the Texas Comptroller’s 2011 Texas Honors Circle Award (THCA). The THCA is based on the Financial Accountability System of Texas (FAST) results and is awarded to those districts that score hig...

PSA awards Springer title of Hometown Hero

October 23, 2011


Filed under Student Life

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor Everyone knows someone who has made an impact on the world around them. From motivational stories to heart warming work in the community, those who strive to make a difference in Coppell are now being recognized. The Coppell High School Public Service Academy (PSA)...

Vista Ridge Mall’s Cool School contest awards [email protected] $2,500

February 22, 2011


Filed under News Blog

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager If you’ve visted Vista Ridge Mall recently, you might have noticed a wall dedicated to the Vista Ridge Mall’s Cool School contest with stickers of locals schools who are in the running for a money prize. New Tech High @ Coppell was a name doted on that wall, along...

CMA awards show airs tonight

November 11, 2009


Filed under Entertainment Blog

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer The country is going to be singing and stomping its boots tonight when the CMA awards airs live on ABC. This will be the 43rd CMA awards and is sure to be filled with famous stars and songs. One of the most talked about country artists this year is Taylor Swift, wh...