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Choi flies high with winning artwork at local aviation museum

Coppell High School Junior Julie Choi takes the first place win in a art contest, along with being rewarded two plane tickets to anywhere in the world of her choose. “Art is a passion of my life, and is the first thing I can remember doing”, Choi says. Photo by Chelsea Banks.

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

In mid-October, over 350 art students from the Dallas-Fort Worth area had the chance to participate in the 2015 More Than Plane Color Art Contest hosted by the American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum.   When Coppell High School junior Julie Choi first learned about the contest, she immediately...

More first divisions than expected handed out in Coppell and UIL Solo Contest

The Bella Voce choir, the beginning women’s choir consisting mostly of freshmen and other women who are new to the department,  performs in the Coppell Choir Winter Concert on Dec. 11 in the auditorium at CHS. All the choirs sang a variety of holiday songs in spirit of the upcoming holidays.
Photo by Sarah VanderPol.

March 4, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Although it is something choir members participate in every year, the Coppell High School Solo and Ensemble Contest only gets more competitive. This year, 75 students at the University Interscholastic League Solo Contest and 60 at the CHS Solo...

Band travels to state competition, brings home 124 medals

May 29, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Anyone who has been to a Coppell football game, pep rally or band concert knows that the CHS band is full of talent. Each year, at the State UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest, the CHS band does especially wall. This year, 167 students in the CHS band program travel...

CISD team wins Edgenuity video contest, receives award for District

March 6, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor A group of faculty and students at Victory Place @ Coppell filmed a video for Edgenuity's 20/20 Vision Video Contest, and were selected as Runner Up earlier this week. Edgenuity, a leader in the growing online learning industry, hosted the contest to see how schools ...

Community wide film festival provides opportunity to shine

March 4, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor Lights, camera, action, it is time for the future filmmakers of Coppell to make their debut. Since its start in fall 2010, the Emerging Media and Communications (EMAC) Academy lead Irma Kennedy is constantly looking for ways to expand and improve the program. The...

D Magazine searches for cutest dog in Dallas

January 25, 2013

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Earlier this year, D Magazine asked its readers to submit photos of their dogs in order for their beloved pets to be entered into a contest. After receiving 100s of reader submissions, D Magazine has complied a group of 32 furry friends that will compete for the title of...

Public library to host anime art contest; submissions due Friday

May 1, 2012

By Thomas Hair Online Copy Editor The William T. Cozby Public Library near Coppell's Town Center will be hosting its second annual CozbyCon Art Convention on May 12 from 12 to four p.m. This convention's name is a spinoff  of ComicCon, the infamous annual comic book convention in Dallas. The bulk ...

Update: Coppell’s Sharon Mathai continues on ‘The Voice’

Update: Coppell’s Sharon Mathai continues on ‘The Voice’

March 26, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor After three weeks of battles between the contestants of NBC’s ‘The Voice,’ 2010 CHS graduate Sharon Mathai returned to the screen to defeat teammate Nicole Galyon. The two took on Sara Bareilles ‘Love Song’ in the final round of battles. On ‘The Voice,’ o...

Lariettes compete in regional showcase

February 24, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Kicking off their competition season, the Coppell High School Lariettes will be competing in the Crowd Pleasers South DFW competition at South Grand Prairie High School on Feb. 25. The day long competition will consist of team dances, solo performances and duets. ...

Band to go to DMI contest this weekend

October 27, 2011

By Annie Wen Staff Writer This week the CHS band will be heading out to Duncanville for the annual Duncanville Marching Invitational. This contest is held every year and 20 area bands are chosen to compete based on their past record of success. The CHS band has had a great marching season so far,...

Rohloff to get new classroom

October 20, 2011

By Sarah Police Staff Writer This week, CHS world history teacher Brian Rohloff was awarded a $10,000 makeover for his classroom courtesy of BKM. BKM is a well-known furniture company that furnishes many things, including: classrooms, offices, homes and lunch rooms. This is the first year that BKM has of...

APES students launch sustainability initiatives

October 13, 2011

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor AP Environmental Science (APES) classes are becoming ‘agents of change’ as they participate in the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge. The challenge is a project-based sustainability competition for high school students encouraging the creation of solut...