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Jitcho standing out as HOSA officer, loyal friend

CHS9 student Ellen Jitcho is a leader in the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) club and attended the HOSA leadership conference at Frisco Independence High School in November. Jitcho was also a November Student of the Month at CHS9. Photo by Neveah Jones.

Victoria Hertel, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) is a student-led national organization for those who seek a future career in health science by allowing them to learn about the field and have a social network to practice for the time ahead. HOSA is a popular club available at CHS9 and Coppell High School...

HOSA team tackling homelessness in community awareness project

Sophomores Pooja Cheruku and Laasya Madana collect the donations they received through their drive held on Jan. 13. All donations, including clothes and toiletries will be donated to the Salvation Army in order to raise awareness for the issue of homelessness.

Anthony Cesario, Staff Writer

January 27, 2018

For sophomores Pooja Cheruku and Laasya Madana, the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) club at Coppell High School gives them an opportunity to learn more about healthcare and medicine.   This month, they are one of the club teams participating in the HOSA National Competitive E...

On the Spot: HOSA presentations prepares members for area competition

Coppell High School HOSA members, sophomore Vyshnavi Nalla, sophomore Isha Agarwal, sophomore Hima Cheruvu and sophomore Athira Suresh, present their medical topic of drug and substance abuse in the lecture hall on Thursday in the Lecture Hall. About 40 teams of the club prepare for their upcoming competitions in February.

Christine Zacuai, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

Bringing widespread awareness, developing treatments and changing lives in the face of illness; these are the common dreams shared by members of the Health Occupation of Students in America (HOSA) Club.   On Thursday, Coppell High School HOSA members got the opportunity to practice exact...

HOSA club team takes first place at state, club advances to nationals

HOSA club team takes first place at state, club advances to nationals

April 24, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Although Dallas may seem to close to home for a competition, the city did not disappoint when the Coppell High School Health Occupations Students Association (HOSA) club took part in the state competition on April 9-11. With over 3,000 students...

HOSA competition spoiled by snow

February 12, 2014

By Kara Hallam Staff Writer At first, it seemed nothing could stop the Health Occupation Students of America from hosting their annual Area 3 Spring leadership Conference this past weekend, not even a stomach virus which inflicted a majority of students at the host school. However, just as Coppell ...

TWU reps nurse education of PSA students

TWU and PSA students give blood and oxygen to an infant in hypothalamic  shock and elevated respiratory distress. Photo by Lauren Ussery.

December 7, 2012

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer The room buzzed with excitement as Coppell health science students gathered around the table in anticipation. Electronic infants lay on the table in a state of life or death. Texas Woman’s University college students clothed in scrubs walked the students step by...

CHS clubs seek to help community

November 2, 2011

Tolu Salako Staff Writer Coppell has always been there to help others in need whether children or adults. Recently many CHS clubs have been doing just that. Student Council has been collecting arts and crafts supplies for Children’s medical Center while the Cross Country Team has been and...

Pasta for Pennies

October 26, 2011

By Sarah Police Staff Writer The annual Pasta for Pennies drive has begun at CHS. Fourth period teachers have introduced the Pasta for Pennies fundraiser, which will benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. These organizations strive to help patients with blood cancer live a longer, fuller life...

HOSA works to wrap up the year

April 19, 2011

Julia Kim Staff Writer HOSA is hosting a bake sale at Ace Hardware this Sat., April 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. All proceeds from this fundraiser will be donated to Relay for Life. The club's last meeting will also be held tomorrow after school in room A110. Members running for an officer positi...

HOSA to hold car wash and continue fundraising efforts

April 12, 2011

Julia Kim Staff Writer On Sat., April 16, HOSA will host a car wash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m at 7-Eleven. All funds raised at this event will be directly donated to Relay for Life. Time spent volunteering at this event will also count for service hours for NHS. The next HOSA meeting will be held...

Students raise pennies for patients once again

March 11, 2011

Julia Kim Staff Writer E Pluribus Unum. “Out of many, one.” If you have ever taken a close look at the new pennies, you would find this phrase on the back. These pennies have been everywhere at school now for the past two weeks. The Pennies for Patients campaign at Coppell High Scho...

HOSA holds high hopes for online testing

December 6, 2010

Julia Kim Staff Writer On Dec. 6 and 7, HOSA will conduct online testing, which serves as the Area competition for the organization. Testing will be held throughout both days, and the time limit for most tests is one or one and a half hours. This essentially serves as a qualifier exam for the State...