Coppell Student Media

Four years of high school teaches Chitta to not be afraid, face fears head on

Four years of high school teaches Chitta to not be afraid, face fears head on

Pranathi Chitta, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

As the sun beats down on my skin and the metronome ticks in my ear, the sound growing louder by each tick-- tick tick, TICK TICK. It was becoming harder to lift my foot up and march in a fluid manner, however I fought through it and marched on.   My first peek at high school was freshman ...

We mean business: CHS BPA qualifies for state competition

We mean business: CHS BPA qualifies for state competition

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

Typically when a competition is announced or heard of, it is a form of sports. This time, however, it is a competition of students who are training to be the future of the corporate world that are worth the attention.   Coppell High School’s Business Professionals of America (BPA) club attended ...

Racial ignorance hurts students, adults nationwide

February 18, 2014

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer Recently, I went to a Business Professionals of America (BPA) competition and I was quite surprised during the awards ceremony. When I was called onto the stage, the announcer failed to correctly pronounce my last name. She soon asked me to correct her and tell her...

Business Professionals of America club proceeds to state level with 63 CHS students

February 6, 2014

Every year, over 50 Coppell High School students participate in the annual Business Professionals of America regional competition. Coached and guided by Graphic Design and Animation teacher Cindy Wolfe and Computer Science teacher Jan McClintock, a handful of Coppell students made the state competition. Coppell...

Regional Business Professionals of America competition Saturday

January 24, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer   Business Professionals of America is a club at CHS that includes about 90 members. Students compete in events pertaining to future careers. A few are entrepreneurship, marketing, finance, and law. It also allows students to gain valuable future skills neede...

Coppell wins first place at BPA nationals in D.C.

May 9, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Congratulations to all ten CHS students who competed nationally this weekend at the nation's capitol. Sophomore Sai Panguluri received first place honors at nationals, beating forty other students from across the nation at Human Resources Management. Mitu Bhatta...

Business Professionals of America travel to D.C.

May 3, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Business Professionals of America (BPA) has been a part of CHS history, sponsored by Cindy Wolfe and Jan McClintock for years. This year's members, after having dominated the State competition in Ft. Worth earlier this year, have an opportunity to compete at the nat...

BPA brings home State trophy for third time

March 11, 2011

Laura Kattilakoski Staff Writer Coppell High School BPA coordinator Jan McClintock did not hold back when expressing her excitement after the team won the State Business Professional of America Trophy for. “Since it’s our third time, that’s awesome,” McClintock said. “[In BPA] they ge...

BPA members advance to State competition

January 25, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager This past weekend CHS's Business Professionals of America competed regionally at Dubiski Career High School. Afterseven hours of competing in individual and tea events, the awards ceremony revealed 30 Coppell members who placed and took home a medal as proof to their...

BPA succeeds at regional competition

January 24, 2011

Laura Kattilakoski Staff Writer On Saturday, January 22, the Business Professionals of America (BPA) competed in the regional competition at Dubiski High School in Grand Prairie. The competition consists of events ranging from interview skills to video production. It is a full-day event, with p...

BPA to compete regionally this Saturday

January 19, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager This Saturday, CHS's club BPA (Business Professionals of America) will compete in their regional competition, this year set to be at Dubiski High School in Grand Prairie  (2990 S Hwy 161, Grand Prairie, TX 75052). The club, headed by President, Senior Dinesh Seemakurty...

CHS club meetings

September 3, 2010

Laura Kattilakoski Staff writer With the new school year well on it's way, club meetings are springing up almost daily. Coppell High School has dozens of clubs to offer, so that everyone can find something they're interested in. This past week, various clubs have had their first meetings, including...