Coppell Student Media

CHS academics soar above other local high schools

CHS academics soar above other local high schools

September 13, 2011

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor While new students tentatively walk the halls of unfamiliar schools and new policies are implemented into the interworking of administration, Pulitzer Prize winning public records website ProPublica released a school search database allowing community members to compare...

College crunch time

August 30, 2011

Madison Ford Entertainment Editor In an effort to help seniors effectively apply to college, the counseling staff met with seniors during their English classes today in order to outline requirements and answer questions about the application process. Students were directed to rooms where their...

Seniors get a lesson on applying to college

August 30, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer With school already in its second week seniors are not only trying to focus on school work but also applying to colleges. Luckily for us in the senior class, we have counselors that are happy to show us the proper way for applying and what we will need. Today, August...

Seniors unite with style

May 20, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Every year as second semester comes to a close, the only word on a senior’s mind is college. However, each senior class makes an effort to unite one last time before their farewell to Coppell High School during Senior Dress-Up Week, a week organized outside of school...

Seniors of The Sidekick continue on in journalism field

May 18, 2011

Mary Whitfill Features Editor As the newspaper wraps up another year of deadlines, ink and breaking news, seniors of The Sidekick look tentatively ahead at what promises to be a bright future. Be it home-state moves or cross country hauls, graduating newspaper staff members are optimistic about...

Interactive college seminar at CHS

May 11, 2011

Paige Wilson Ast. Business Manager IB senior English teacher Mrs. Creighton is hosting a college seminar. She decided to bring back students from her years of teaching at Flower Mound to help educate her present students especially seniors on what to expect from college. The speakers came from a...

Senior’s last words

April 22, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager I am leaving Coppell High School. the past four years, almost a quarter of my lifetime, I have been part of this routine – school at 8:20 a.m., classes, friends, lunch, pep rallies, car pool, homework. It has become my life and the life I love. Now, suddenly, though...

De Wulf taking different college path

April 9, 2011

Coleman Armes Staff  Writer As the school year’s end is rapidly approaching, most seniors are preparing to go to college in America. This, however, will not be the case for Harrison De Wulf as he ventures to further his studies in a new land— Canada. De Wulf will be attending McGill University in Montreal, Queb...

CHS Equestrians

February 17, 2011

Laura Kattilakoski Staff Writer Texas may be known for horses, cowboys and longhorns, but most Coppell High School students have never even been on a horse. However, for some, horseback riding has become more than just a hobby and is an important part of their everyday lives. Sophomore Paige...

More CHS students head north for college

January 14, 2011

Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor Location, location, location. It’s not just a real estate slogan. It’s also one of the most important considerations for seniors when choosing a college to attend. As more and more acceptance letters roll in, more college gear appears at school. Many...

Students get ready for new life at college

October 1, 2010

While CHS freshmen are busy getting used to the high school transition, seniors are occupied with preparing to leave the school forever. College applications are being sent, leaving the student waiting for a reply that will determine what the future holds for them. For seniors, this is what their whole...

Siblings going to College

September 23, 2010

Staff Writer Chase Porter I have been a little brother for 16 years of my life until just a few weeks ago when I moved my older brother ,Payton, into his college dorm. Moving my brother into his dorm at the University of Richmond in Virginia, of course, my mom and dad were sad and surprisingly,...