Coppell Student Media

A sweet surprise: long-term CHS9 custodian receives jersey from students

A sweet surprise: long-term CHS9 custodian receives jersey from students

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

February 26, 2019

After being given a class wordle and poster in an gratitude activity by students in CHS9 Spanish II teacher Christie Nelson’s sixth period class, CHS9 custodian Jose Rodrigues didn’t expect his next gift.   Presented with a brand-new Ezekiel Elliott jersey from his favorite football tea...

Pain, recovery after family losses reveal beautiful gift

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 it coming. I had eavesdropped on Skype calls between my parents and my grandparents from my dad’s si...

Taylor’s Gift receives scholarship donation

Taylor’s Gift receives scholarship donation

April 22, 2013

By Addy Buigas-Lopez Business Manager On March 23, dozens of athletes and volunteers huddled under the Andy Brown East pavilion as they waited to hear the signal for the end of a severe thunderstorm warning. After an hour delay, and entertainment from local band Backstage Disco, the three alarms sounded a...

Top Gifts for CHS Students

December 14, 2010

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Coppell parents don’t know what to get your high school student for the holidays? It’s all right; The Sidekick has got you covered. Here are just a few of the hottest gifts this holiday season for the CHS student. Starting our gift list is the new Kinect for Xbox...

Beloved holiday shopping

December 18, 2009

by Ashley Attanucci Staff Writer Everybody knows that the holiday season is all about the joy of giving -buying or making gifts and distributing them to the ones you love. While I admit that giving is the most rewarding part of the the season, December goes deeper than the "giving" aspect. I am...

From Barbies to iPhones, wishlists change

December 12, 2009

Allie Perison Editor in Chief Earlier this week, the kindergarten and first grade students from Cottonwood Creek came to write letters to Santa. I was privileged enough to help entertain the kids before the activity began which ended up being a somewhat eye opening experience. As I went to different...

Make a Child Smile deadline fast approaching

December 9, 2009

by Ashley Attanucci Staff Writer The City of Coppell is again hosting the Make a Child Smile program that offers some extra help to Coppell families during the holidays. For its twentieth year, Make a Child Smile allows members of the community to help their neighbors by donating gifts for Coppel...