Coppell Student Media

  • Cowgirl volleyball playing McKinney Boyd in CHS arena on Tuesday at 5 p.m.
  • Picture day taking place on 9/21 and 9/22 in the CHS cafeteria during students' english class period

What I wish I knew at 14

What I wish I knew at 14

May 15, 2012

By Kara Adkins Online Copy Editor I do not remember what I was wearing that day, where my locker was, or even my class schedule. But I do remember the feeling of being a small fish in a big sea, and walking across the senior bridge wondering how I was going to survive the next four years. I feel like ...

Coppell sending 12 students to DMN Journalism Day

File photo At the 2011 Dallas Morning News High School Journalism Day and Awards at SMU, The Sidekick won Best Newspaper and Coppell Student Media won Best Website.

April 8, 2012

From Staff Reports A Coppell High School record 12 students have been selected as finalists for the 2012 Dallas Morning News High School Journalism Day and Awards. As finalists, they are invited to attend the event at SMU on Wednesday, April 18. Senior staff writer/copy editor Kara Adkins,  junior news editor Julianne Cauley,  junior staff writer/copy editor Th...

Senior girls defend their ground

Senior girls defend their ground

January 23, 2012

By Kara Adkins Online Copy Editor Blocks, pressure points and strikes were all new phrases to many senior girls on Jan. 18 at the first Senior Girls’ Self Defense course of the year. This course will be offered to all Coppell High School and New Tech senior girls every Wednesday for the next six weeks from 6-8 p.m. at Coppell Middl...

Christmas Store brings joy to all

December 15, 2010

story by: Kara Adkins video by: Lauren Louis and Garrett Anderson The meaning of Christmas is taught in every Christmas book and carol; to give to others and share unconditional love.  Valley Ranch Baptist Church is doing just that. This year is Valley Ranch Baptists 11th consecutive year to ho...

No substitute for good teaching

December 9, 2010

Kara Adkins It brings a feeling of sudden relief and is usually followed, for many students, by pure excitement. It can only mean one thing: a substitute teacher. Over the years students have mastered the tactics of ‘tricking’ the substitute teacher. The over used “may I use the bathroom” excuse seems to never fail and it appears that students ...