Coppell Student Media

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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...

Redefining leadership: The difference between loud and confident

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.

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 quality more lauded by college admissions than leadership. However, the way we define “leadership...

Red Jacket deadline approaches

Graphic by Sophie Nauyokas

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 them at school events. These are the Red Jackets- "the face of Coppell." Junior students who want...

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 year. TLC members will head to Stony Ranch in Texas Hill Country and participate in a course c...

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, with multiple candidates running for each position, tensions were high as the voting ballots went...

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 leaders. For those who don’t know, section leaders are in charge of the other people in the...

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 belt and only five more to go, TLC prepares for their halfway mark by discussing the differences, ...

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 the faces of CHS, hosting various events, giving the announcements and always being there to help...

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 a number of ways over the next year. The main purpose of the group is to produce leaders sett...