Coppell Student Media

Registration process for 2019-20 school year underway, prepares students for class choices

Registration process for 2019-20 school year underway, prepares students for class choices

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

January 22, 2019


Filed under News

Returning Coppell High School students and parents can expect changes regarding the timeline of the registration of classes for the upcoming school 2019-20 year.   This process began officially on Dec. 19, when the course guide for the upcoming school year was released to students to view an...

Campus redefines purpose statement through implementing integrity lessons

Campus redefines purpose statement through implementing integrity lessons

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under News

Whether it is from cheating on tests or vandalizing school property, Coppell High School has had its fair share of incidents dealing with students making the right decision.   To curb the amount of dishonesty and to change the thinking of some students, CHS administration and staff redefined ...

Hewitt shares love, ambition for Spanish with students

Hewitt shares love, ambition for Spanish with students

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018


Filed under Student Life

After taking a break for over a year, Jamie Hewitt joined the Coppell High School staff this school year, hoping to make students feel more comfortable about learning Spanish.   She is teaching two Spanish II classes and four Honors Spanish III classes.   Hewitt’s interest for ...

Coppell High School students are welcomed to familiar halls, unfamiliar changes

Coppell High School students are welcomed to familiar halls, unfamiliar changes

Claire Clements, Opinions Editor

August 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This morning, Coppell High School welcomed sophomores, juniors and seniors back to the newly painted red and black hallways.   This school year, the halls of CHS are going to witness more change than just paint. New developments include new security vestibules in the main entrance, an adjusted bloc...

Students bring home medals from State VASE

Students bring home medals from State VASE

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


Filed under News

Painting with a watercolor brush, drawing with Prismacolor pencils, resizing shapes with Adobe Photoshop. This is what many Coppell High School art students have been doing in preparation for the Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE).   On April 27-28, 14 CHS students who medaled at regional VASE ent...

Combination of nutritious practices, physical education makes CHS healthy zone school

Combination of nutritious practices, physical education makes CHS healthy zone school

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

May 24, 2018


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Lakeside Elementary, Pinkerton Elementary and Coppell High School have been selected as Healthy Zone Schools by the Cooper Institute and United Way of Metropolitan Dallas.   The purpose of the Healthy Zone School award is to recognize individual schools within a district which excel in ph...

A new generation of artists: CHS students participate in VASE competition, volunteering opportunities

A new generation of artists: CHS students participate in VASE competition, volunteering opportunities

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Student masterpieces, from digital art to pencil drawings, hang in a miniature art gallery in E hall (art hallway) at Coppell High School. There, CHS art students display their artwork and artistic abilities for everyone to see.   Beyond a schoolwide level, the Visual Arts Scholastic Event...

On the Spot: Campus celebrates Jund joining over the hill club (with video)

On the Spot: Campus celebrates Jund joining over the hill club (with video)

Anthony Cesario and Fiona Koshy

March 30, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Today, Coppell High School Principal Dr. Nicole Jund is celebrating her 40th birthday.   On Thursday, Jund celebrated with the students and staff of CHS.   “I enjoyed having the kids here, and all the staff had neat things planned all day,” Jund said. “It’s been a lot o...

Young Dallas activists advocate for change in March For Our Lives (with video)

Young Dallas activists advocate for change in March For Our Lives (with video)

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

March 25, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

DALLAS — On Saturday, more than 5,000 people joined together and raised their voices to advocate gun control reform at the March For Our Lives protest in downtown Dallas.   The Dallas March For Our Lives began promptly at 1 p.m. at City Hall. As protesters marched from the Dallas Police M...

Pursuing passions: Finding your niche in high school

Pursuing passions: Finding your niche in high school

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

March 8, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Personal Columns

Dropped into an unfamiliar building with thousands of other kids and an overwhelming amount of activities to participate in, it can often be difficult to find a place where you truly belong in high school.   The majority of my freshman year at Coppell High School was spent adjusting to this...

Marching to her own tune: Judd pursues future in music composition

Marching to her own tune: Judd pursues future in music composition

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Music has always been a part of Coppell High School sophomore Anna Judd’s life.   Judd’s older brother, 2016 CHS graduate Ethan Judd, played percussion in school and her father, Dayton Judd, has played piano since he was 5.   Though Judd participated in sports, art and ch...

Coppell Crime Stoppers paying for tips resulting in vape recovery (with video)

Coppell Crime Stoppers paying for tips resulting in vape recovery (with video)

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under News

In the past, Coppell Crime Stoppers has not paid for tips about students vaping at Coppell High School because the tips did not result in an arrest, or even a ticket.   However, Coppell Crime Stoppers will now pay for tips leading to the recovery of vapes. This action has been put into e...