Coppell Student Media

Jund moving to assistant AD role next school year

Jund moving to assistant AD role next school year

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

April 24, 2019

On Monday, Coppell High School Principal Dr. Nicole Jund was announced as the new Coppell ISD assistant athletic director after serving two years leading the CHS campus. CISD Superintendent Brad Hunt announced the changes in the administrative leadership in a district wide announcement stating “[Jund’s] exte...

CISD’s hunt for new leader ends with familiar face

CISD’s hunt for new leader ends with familiar face

Amelia Vanyo and Fiona Koshy

August 1, 2017

  In the fall of 1990, Brad Hunt began his time in Coppell ISD as a Coppell High School teacher. On Monday night, he took over the lead position for the district when the CISD Board of Trustees approved his hiring as superintendent. “I am excited and thrilled to be named the new superintendent ...

Coppell ISD names Jund principal of high school

Coppell ISD names Jund principal of high school

Jessica Hernandez, Staff Writer

June 27, 2017

Dr. Nicole Jund has been named principal of Coppell High School. Her hiring was approved by the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees on Monday night. “I have my doctorate in education, experience in being a high school administrator, a former high school teacher and coach and a background in being a campus...

Cherished CMSW principal retiring at year’s end

Cherished CMSW principal retiring at year’s end

March 22, 2013

Edin and staff reflect on his career and retirement from KCBY-TV on Vimeo. Nikki Dabney Staff Writer Coppell is known for its superior education system and the leaders who define the district and guide it into excellence. However, not many of the schools can say they have a servant for a leader. Cop...

Jasso ‘all-in’ for second year

Jasso ‘all-in’ for second year

October 3, 2012

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Now in his second year as Coppell High School’s principal, Jasso’s transition period is over and he is ready to implement his own vision for CHS. After serving as an assistant principal in Coppell from 2000 to 2005, Jasso departed to become the principal of Haltom...

Turner brings taste of Coppell to TASA conference in Austin

Turner brings taste of Coppell to TASA conference in Austin

September 14, 2012

By Michelle Pitcher Editor-in-Chief Two members of the technical crew stand at attention on either side of the stage, armed with confetti cannons. They are ready to show the crowd what Coppell ISD is all about. CISD Superintendent Jeff Turner has a lot on his plate this year. After being a member of...

Hometown Hero race heats up

October 14, 2011

By Christina Burke Staff Writer There are only four days left to vote for the second annual Hometown Hero, brought to you by the Public Service Academy at CHS. The Hometown Hero project is put together by high school students, and is set up to honor very special people in our town. Like last year,...

Hunt’s departure takes hilarious spin in student YouTube video

May 18, 2011

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Coppell High School has been mourning the loss of Brad Hunt as its principal - so much so that a student created a "Hitler finds out" YouTube video. For those who are not familiar, "Hitler finds out" is a video meme in which a person takes a famous clip from the m...

Coppell Bubble idea comes with many different views

April 1, 2011

Story by Coleman Armes Video by Courtney Echerd Residents of Coppell have heard the “Coppell Bubble” many times, but why do people say this and what does it mean to them? There is the, “Ugh, I’m so bored, Coppell is such a bubble,” or the “Coppell has that nice small town atmosphere,...

Principal Hunt does not shy away from current problems in recent newsletter

February 7, 2011

Coleman Armes Staff Writer It seems that recently much of the talk at Coppell High School has been about drugs, alcohol and students' recent struggles with these. Principal Hunt did not try to hide this, but, instead, addressed it head-on in his recent February newsletter. In the newsletter, Hunt...

CHS Invisible Children Club collects “change for Change”

October 28, 2010

by Divya Kumar News Editor While the Invisible Children's Club has always been a prevalent one within Coppell High School, they are surely stepping up within the next few weeks through a series of fundraisers to promote their cause to help underprivileged, or "invisible", children in Uganda. The...

The Sidekick investigates what you didn’t know about Coppell

January 21, 2010

The Sidekick investigates the secrets of the city By Daphne Chen COPPELL’S CLAIM TO FAME? Many a Coppell student has heard a peer claim Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan filmed a scene in Coppell, specifically at the duck pond behind First United Methodist Church. So is ...