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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

CHS9 DECA vice president of administration Srithan Yella assists with the monthly DECA meeting in B hall commons on March 9. Yella’s position holds the responsibilities of maintaining attendance records and merit points.

Yella dives into business, strengthens leadership through DECA

Minnie Gazawada, Staff Writer/Designer March 17, 2022

Sitting on the living room coach with a widescreen TV playing “Shark Tank” is what CHS9 vice president of administration Srithan Yella watched over the COVID-19 pandemic. The innovative products, the...

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.

Jitcho standing out as HOSA officer, loyal friend

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...

Many teenage leaders, such as the Coppell High School Red Jackets, are praised for their positions yet many do not display the qualities of a true leader. Because of this, “leadership” needs a redefinition. Photo by Karis Thomas, Graphic by Kaylee Aguilar.

Redefining leadership: The difference between loud and confident

Lili Lomas, Executive Digital Content Editor February 22, 2018

Our society hails teen leaders...just not always the right ones.   Schools and communities love those with the loudest enthusiasm, those who scream for attention. Additionally, there is no...

Graphic by Sophie Nauyokas

Red Jacket deadline approaches

February 5, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer Have you noticed senior students walking around campus in a red jacket? You might remember them leading your eighth grade tour before your freshmen year at CHS or seen...

Teen Leadership Coppell Retreat

September 13, 2012

By: Tina Huang Staff Writer This weekend is the first event for TLC Coppell. TLC is a program for juniors at CHS and New Tech to be involved in various leadership activities throughout the school...

Class officer race crosses finish line

April 18, 2012

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer After several weeks of intense competition and campaigning, the class officers for the 2012-2013 have been announced. Elections were especially competitive this year,...

Band students interview for leadership positions

May 22, 2010

Rebecca Neumann Staff Writer This week, many stressed band students roamed the halls of CHS. Why? Because this week many tried out for coveted positions in the band known as section leaders and squad...

TLC advances through the new year

January 12, 2010

Teen Leadership Coppell, formerly known as Coppell Youth Leadership, seems to be successfully making its way through the new year, as well as through new topics. With five group sessions under their...

Red Jacket buttons show leadership at CHS Image and video hosting by TinyPic

November 10, 2009

By Rebecca Fowler Sidekick Staff Writer and Bayley Zarrehparvar KCBY By now, everyone is familiar with Coppell High School’s Red Jackets, who were first introduced to campus last year.  They are...

TLC a chance for juniors to make an impact

October 4, 2009

By Peter Sblendorio Staff Writer The new school year has brought a new cast of 30 well-rounded juniors into the Teen Leadership Coppell (TLC) program. These students will impact the community in...

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