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Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Coppell High School seniors Purvi Dhasmana and Tanmayi Akasapu enjoy a picnic at Andy Brown Park East on Nov. 24. The Sidekick advertising and circulation manager Manasa Mohan thinks family is more than just a blood-related bond between people.

Blood-related family is only part of the story

Manasa Mohan, Advertising and Circulation Manager December 6, 2021

“Blood is thicker than water”: the phrase commonly associated with the “blood is family” mentality. It is ironic considering the phrase is simply an out of context fragment of the saying “the...

Food Truck Frenzy to bring family fun to Coppell

Food Truck Frenzy to bring family fun to Coppell

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer April 22, 2016

Tomorrow, several of the most popular food trucks in the Dallas area will be in the square at Old Town Coppell for Coppell’s second annual Food Truck Frenzy.   For one night only, citizens...

Families fight obesity

November 20, 2013

By Kara Hallam Staff Writer Taking 154 millions victims each year, obesity proves to be an addiction worse than that of drugs and alcohol. God did not make everyone skinny as sticks, or at least...

Me and my grandfather recreating our high five with my grandma looking on from the back during our Christmas feast on Christmas Even in 2010 at my grandparents home in Oulu, Finland.

Pain, recovery after family losses reveal beautiful gift

September 16, 2013

By Tuulia Koponen Staff Writer April 2, 2009. After coming home from school and hearing the news I did not want to believe it to be true. I locked myself into my bathroom and cried and cried. I saw...

SPUR impacts students

November 29, 2012

The school was on a shortened schedule yesterday for SPUR (Supporting Peers and Utilizing Relationships). While most students usually approach it with a groan, this SPUR topic received a different reaction. This...

J Macklin’s, Cheerleaders to host post-game tailgate festivities

October 24, 2012

by Kristen Shepard Staff Writer After this week’s Football game against Marcus, Coppell’s own J Macklin’s Grill and CHS Cheerleaders are teaming up for some post-game tailgating. This week’s...

Oak Fest to bring fall flair to Andy Brown East

October 17, 2012

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer This weekend, Coppell will be hosting its annual Fall Festival, Oak Fest. From 3 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday Oct 20, food, fun and contests will fill up Coppell's own Andy...

Easter bunny hops in early for EGGstravaganza

April 2, 2012

Corrina Taylor Staff Writer This year's annual EGGstravaganza is planned for Saturday, April 7. The hunt will begin at 11:00 a.m. at Wagon Wheel Park. Be sure to arrive on time because the eggs are...

Big Miracle splashes into theaters

February 3, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Big Miracle, an inspirational story based off of true events, hits theaters today. Starring Drew Barrymore and John Krasinski, the story of three whales trapped under...

Graphic by Haley Madigan.

A true holiday to be thankful for

November 17, 2011

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer It is the holiday season, which means Christmas is just around the corner. Oh wait, we still have Thanksgiving. It seems like every year we start to see ornaments, trees...

Keeping in touch is not enough

November 10, 2011

By Sarah Police Staff Writer These days, I stalk my mailbox. The first thing I do when I get home from school is check the red flag to see if the mail came today. I wait to hear from someone, anyone....

Open House tonight to feature another year of student excellence

March 7, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Coppell High School is holding its annual Open House event for all parents and students to visit the halls of CHS after hours and revisit students' works from this year....

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