Coppell Student Media

EMAC Film Festival caps off successful school year

EMAC Film Festival caps off successful school year

May 11, 2012

By Lance McCaskey and Mark Slette Staff Writer and KCBY Staff Member A theme, a prop and pure creativity. These were the ideas that fueled the first annual Emerging Media and Communications (EMAC) Academy Short Film Festival. Students and teachers alike converged on Coppell High School’s r...

EMAC showcase successful

December 16, 2011

By Kelly Stewart Opinions Editor Newspaper advisor Chase Wofford got a surprise today when he received an ‘I Rock CHS’ T-shirt for putting together a very successful EMAC showcase. The EMAC showcase is set up every year to display the projects and various stories that the EMAC students ...

EMAC gains insight from Katie Couric

EMAC gains insight from Katie Couric

December 9, 2011

By Christina Burke Staff Writer One of the many advantages of being in the academies at Coppell High School is being able to take part in extraordinary opportunities that are not available to other students at the school. In my time with the Emerging Media and Communications (EMAC) Academy, ...

EMAC, other Academies recruit students for upcoming school year

December 9, 2011

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer With the first semester of the 2011 school year coming to an end, the Coppell High School Academies began the process of trying to recruit fellow students for the upcoming school year. Though scheduling for the 2011-2012 school year does not begin until the spring, Acad...

EMAC showcase shows off students’ hard work

May 20, 2011

Coleman Armes Staff Writer On May 13, the Emerging Media and Communications Academy celebrated its first year on a high note with the EMAC Showcase. This showcase encompassed all the aspects and skills the students had learned over the year. After long and hard work over every aspect of the...

EMAC car wash Saturday, April 23

April 18, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Shine up a dirty car this weekend while supporting EMAC with a donation: EMAC is having a car wash this Saturday, April 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. behind 7-Eleven (corner of Denton Tap and Sandy Lake Roads) to raise money for the Emerging Media and Communications activity...

EMAC journalists put skills to work at downtown demonstration

March 24, 2011

Michelle Mayes Guest Blogger While caught in the cross fire of beating drums, colorful posters, and black cement roads flashing red with police lights, El Centro college demonstrators shouted above the noise “Can't vote, can't drink, don't take away our right to think.” And at the sight of two...

EMAC visits Cowboys Stadium

October 7, 2010

Story by Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor Video by Davis DeLoach and Chris Reagan Cowboys Stadium offers many things: great entertainment, great food, great facilities, and, for the students of the Coppell High School EMAC academy, a great opportunity to learn about media and technology. On T...

CHS to introduce Career Academies for incoming freshmen

February 27, 2010

By Daphne Chen Starting with the Class of 2015, CHS will be introducing Career Academies in order to encourage freshmen who already have an interest in a certain career. The three academies are the Science, Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) Academy headed by science teacher Mike Yakubovsk...