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Sethi striving for improvement, values community on school board

Coppell ISD Trustee Manish Sethi is honored for his work in celebration of National School Board Appreciation Month. Sethi brings a growth mindset to the board to benefit CISD students.

Akhila Gunturu, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

This is part of a Sidekick series honoring National School Board Appreciation Month, with each component highlighting one of the seven members of the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees. Manish Sethi currently holds the Place 2 position on the board. To view the interactive story, click on the dots below.  ...

Board approves new calendar for 2020-21, 2021-22 school years

Elementary teachers of Coppell ISD received their certificates for being campus Teachers of the Year during the CISD Board Meeting on Monday. New calendar for 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years was approved during the meeting.

Akhila Gunturu, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

On Monday night, the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees discussed and adopted the new calendar for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years.  The calendar for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years, dubbed as Option 1 during the meeting, is similar to the 2019-20 calendar. School begins on Wednesday, Aug. 1...

Thornton assumes role of CMSW principal, energizes Wranglers

New Coppell Middle School West Principal Sarah Thornton is congratulated for her new position by 7th grade science teacher Elsa Butler and 6th grade science teacher Gena Erdman. Thornton was officially approved by the CISD Board of Trustees on Monday.

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

July 24, 2019

On Monday, assistant principal Sarah Thornton was named Coppell Middle School West principal at the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees meeting in the Vonita White Administration Building. Thornton replaces Dr. Emily Froese, who left public education to work as an educational consultant with the DLR group....

Fisher’s gift recognized by Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented

December 5, 2012

By Michelle Pitcher Editor-in-Chief CISD Board of Trustees member Tracy Fisher was named the 2012 State Parent of the Gifted by the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented. Fisher founded the the Coppell Gifted Association in 2006, and since then, it has amassed more than 600 members. Sever...