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North Lake

January 31, 2013

North Lake College is a two-year public community college that is part of the Dallas County Community College District. Its satellite campus, the North Campus, is where many Coppell High School juniors and seniors take part in the dual-credit program. The main campus is located in Las Colinas off...

PSAT prompts late arrival for seniors

October 16, 2012

By Will Thomas Staff Writer On Wednesday, the seniors will arrive late and the underclassmen will commence testing for the PSAT. Students who did not register for the PSAT will be taking the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) in alternative. Dual credit students with a 1:20 pm class...

Waving goodbye to Dual Credit

May 7, 2012

By Kara Adkins Online Copy Editor The Dual Credit program at CHS has many perks. Students get to sleep in or leave the high school early, get college credits out of the way, and work in a college environment. But on top of all of that they also are done with college class’s weeks before actual...

North Lake College offers opportunities for students

Senior's Ashley Liu and Melissa Trevino utilize the north campus to knock out as many college credits as possible before they leave for college. Photo by Jack Ficklen

January 12, 2012

By Christina Burke Staff Writer All of the students in Coppell High School are working toward one common goal: graduation day. On this day, the chains of high school will be lifted off students’ shoulders, and they will begin the first days of the rest of their lives. The path that takes them...

Dual Credit classes

September 29, 2011

By Dyer Whitt Staff Writer At Coppell High School students are given the opportunity and privilege of taking college credited classes while still being enrolled in high school. This particular program is called, “Dual Credit,” and has become a popular choice in many junior and senior students’...

Final senior bulletin details end of year dates, graduation

May 12, 2011

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief The year isn't quite over yet, seniors: there are still a few dates and events to attend before finally bidding CHS "adieu". The counseling department is trying to help you stay organized with the final senior bulletin, which includes important dates and information on ...

Spring dual credit semester comes to an end Thursday

May 10, 2011

For dual credit students, Thursday will be the end of the semester for their Northlake classes. Exams for students begin tomorrow, May 10, with the last one being on Thursday, May 12. For morning dual credit students, this hopefully means sleeping in and for afternoon students, it means free time for gettin...

Accuplacer test challenges students

April 8, 2011

LauraKattilakoski Staff Writer Video by Hailey Struck With the dozens of exciting electives offered at Coppell High School, getting ahead on earning required credits is becoming more appealing to students. One way to do this is the summer courses offered at North Lake College. However, there is step...