Coppell Student Media

Coppell eighth grade students tour CHS

Coppell eighth grade students tour CHS

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer

February 8, 2016

Coppell eighth grade students got taste of Coppell High School life when they visited the campus last Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.   The eighth graders came to CHS for “Shadow Day” in which they got to tour the high school during school hours getting to see what student life is lik...

Applying to college; how to avoid the stress

Applying to college; how to avoid the stress

Gabby Sahm, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016

I have always been someone who plans everything out. I do not like going into situations without knowing what will happen so I tend to overcompensate by researching everything that I could ever encounter to ensure I can have the best outcome. With this mindset one would assume that my application process fo...

Cowgirls fall to Haltom Buffalos during middle school night game (with video)

Cowgirls fall to Haltom Buffalos during middle school night game (with video)

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer

January 25, 2016

A crowd full of Coppell middle school students and parents watched at the edge of their seats as the Coppell girls basketball team fell to the Haltom Buffalos 43-35 in a closely matched game at Coppell High School Friday night. The middle school students were there for the annual Middle School Night hos...

Serve yourself a frozen treat at the best yogurt shop in Coppell

Serve yourself a frozen treat at the best yogurt shop in Coppell

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

January 6, 2016

Jamie Kimbrell Staff Writer @jaynicole2015   Saturday afternoon, I walked into Tappy’s Yogurt with my friends ready to eat at the best yogurt shop in Coppell. As we journeyed to the shop, I excitedly thought about all of the tasty combinations of yogurt and toppings, as well as being ready...

Pre-AP Spanish III students apply language through “Querida Carolina”

Pre-AP Spanish III students apply language through “Querida Carolina”

January 5, 2016

By Lili Lomas Staff Writer   Pre-Advanced Placement (AP) Spanish III students at Coppell High School are participating in a six week long project called “Querida Carolina” to help them learn the content in their unit of social relationships.   Beginning the project at the...

Easy, creative DIY Christmas gifts that will lift spirits this holiday season

Easy, creative DIY Christmas gifts that will lift spirits this holiday season

December 17, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   With Christmas comes presents, and with presents comes having to plan out what to buy every special person in your life. In order to save some money, and to get just the right gift for that one stubborn person in your life who seems to alre...

Simple Mexican recipe putting a twist on holiday leftovers

Simple Mexican recipe putting a twist on holiday leftovers

December 1, 2015

By Lili Lomas Staff Writer   Every year after a delicious holiday feast, many people have lots of leftover turkey or ham that they do not know what to do with. This simple recipe for Tortas (a Mexican version of a sandwich) has been the solution for generations in Mexican families, as it...

Guide to surviving real life: why we need home economics

Guide to surviving real life: why we need home economics

November 30, 2015

By Wren Lee Staff Writer @LeeLaurenWren   Can you boil an egg? Can you iron your clothes? Can you buy a train ticket?   If you answered no to any of those questions, then you might be a Millennial, a generation of people raised alongside technology.   I have learned ho...

Deals you need to know about before you tackle Black Friday

Deals you need to know about before you tackle Black Friday

November 25, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   Thanksgiving is just a few days away. Many are looking forward to a piquant feast, watching football and family time, however after all the festivities settle, and the clock strikes midnight, the crazy that has many running from store to st...

Low practices the unique sport of fencing

Low practices the unique sport of fencing

November 19, 2015

https://vimeo.com/149045017 Lili Lomas Staff Writer   It’s 6 p.m. on a school night and Coppell High School sophomore Sarah Low puts on her layers of gear and heads to the gym to practice a highly praised, yet uncommon sport- fencing.   Low has been fencing for more than t...

CHS football gives it their all on, off field with community service project

CHS football gives it their all on, off field with community service project

October 29, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   On Tuesday, the Coppell High School football team hosted a blanket drive to benefit the Austin Street Center at Chipotle Mexican Grill on Denton Tap Road.   “I think it is awesome, and it is a great community event,” co-vice pre...

Last minute ideas, events to lift your spirits on Halloween

Last minute ideas, events to lift your spirits on Halloween

October 29, 2015

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   Halloween is only days away, and if you are one of the many people who wait till the last minute to put some plans together, then I’ve got the perfect thing for you. Here is a list of the upcoming Halloween events the City of Coppell will be h...