Coppell Student Media

Modern childhoods becoming overridden with technology

February 20, 2014

By Jordan Bickham Design Editor Walking into my living room, I find myself in the background of a major production.  My 11-year-old sister and her little friends are in the middle of filming a video of their original dance moves. Despite originally getting together to work on homework, the ide...

Child Sexual Abuse Awareness meeting open to community

January 16, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Approximately one-fifth of children are sexually abused by the time they turn 18. That's 20%. One in five. Chances are, a child living on your street has been or will be sexually abused. Chances are, 6 kids in an elemtary school class of 30 have been or will be sexua...

Micromanaging leads to consequences for children

Micromanaging leads to consequences for children

May 18, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer I remember a time when I was about 7 or 8 years old and I was angry with my parents for not letting me ride my bike to school. We only lived a couple of blocks from my elementary school and I never understood why I couldn’t just grab my hot pink girl power bike and go. Te...

Easter bunny hops in early for EGGstravaganza

April 2, 2012

Corrina Taylor Staff Writer This year's annual EGGstravaganza is planned for Saturday, April 7. The hunt will begin at 11:00 a.m. at Wagon Wheel Park. Be sure to arrive on time because the eggs are sure to go quickly! There will be four different age groups and each will have their own field to hu...

Mother’s diet plan for 7 year old daughter gone too far

March 26, 2012

By Lauren VerDuin Staff Writer Take a look at Vogue's upcoming April issue and you will see what looks like a poised, responsible, loving mother and her innocent, sweet little girl. But behind their smiles is a story sure to leave any reader in disgust. Dara-Lynn Weiss' daughter Bea, 7 years ...

Jason Witten to host football camp at CHS

April 18, 2011

Mary Whitfill Features Editor Jason Witten, Dallas Cowboy’s tight end, will be hosting a football camp at Coppell High School April 30-May 1. In a total of seven hours of professional football instruction, Witten will partner with area coaches as well as the head coach of Mount St. Josep...