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International Baccalaureate

January 23, 2013


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The International Baccalaureate (IB) program is one of many friendly, albeit very rigorous, academic associations students have the opportunity to join. Classes designated as IB often involved discussion-based and free response-based curriculum to foster academic initiative. IB is a two-year program...

AP IB Council held to address complaints

April 19, 2010


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by Melissa Brisco staff writer For years, juniors have filled their schedule with as many AP classes in a quest for a spot in the top 25 percent, top 10 percent or even top 10 students. This year, with the introduction of the International Baccalaureate (IB) program, the GPA race has become is becoming...

Puryear recognized by students, wins award

April 7, 2010


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Satvika Ananth Staff Writer This Monday, International Baccalaureate director and chemistry teacher Jeb Puryear received a surprise worth a thousand dollars, quite literally. Puryear won an award through a joint United Postal Service and Dallas Mavericks teacher recognition program. Ten out of...

IB kids warm up CHS in time for finals

January 6, 2010


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By Ashleigh Heaton Entertainment Editor With tempertatures continuing to plummet toward subzero levels, Coppell students and staff find themselves needing a warm pick-me-up as they make the morning trek through the chill from their toasty car to the heated school building. Starting next week, a select...

IB students broaden horizons with college visit Image and video hosting by TinyPic

December 11, 2009


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By Julia Kim Staff Writer The first X-Men film shown by Professor Timothy Richardson captured the awe of International Baccalaureate students at CHS as they re-watched the scenes from Magneto’s childhood. The students then dived into discussing psychoanalytical theory. On Dec. 7, IB students departed on a field ...

IB more than just an academic program Image and video hosting by TinyPic

November 11, 2009


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Story by Ashleigh Heaton Entertainment Editor Video by Chloe Lanier KCBY Broadcast Reporting Though the students of Coppell High School are almost done with their first semester of the year, many have been too wrapped up in their own studies to notice the uniqueness of another faucet of the school:...

IB students hike toward more hours

October 8, 2009


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by Divya Kumar News Editor On Saturday, Oct. 10 the IB students are planning to take hike around Knob Hills Trail in Lewisville. The idea, proposed by IB English teacher Michael Vergien, was formed in order to help the students recieve 'action' and 'creativity' hours, which they need in order to...