Coppell Student Media

Religion teaches Chitta more than belief

Religion teaches Chitta more than belief

October 14, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Between school, college applications and studying for the ACT, I never seem to get the time to stop and pray. With so many activities going on in my life, it is easy for me to get lost amid the craziness. However, I can say that there has always...

Hemani and Shams make quarterfinals in first debate tournament of school year

Hemani and Shams make quarterfinals in first debate tournament of school year

October 1, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah While students were preparing for the Homecoming game and dance, Coppell High School senior Saman Hemani and junior Sophia Shams were competing at their first debate tournament of the year. Hemani and Shams are both partners in public forum debate...

From behind computer to face to face; League of Legends club giving new meaning to gaming

From behind computer to face to face; League of Legends club giving new meaning to gaming

September 18, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Students by day, gamers by night, the Coppell High School League of Legends club consists of gamers who spend much of their time on the trending Internet game. The idea of the club was launched last year but this year the club has developed significantly. The...

New assistant principal makes move across town

New assistant principal makes move across town

September 1, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah There have been many new additions to Coppell High School this school year, such as the new cafeteria design, the new furniture and the ongoing construction. In addition to these enhancements, CHS has also welcomed a new assistant principal for 11th...

Salutatorian graduates with basketball, IB title

Salutatorian graduates with basketball, IB title

May 4, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah When it comes to academics, many students tend to only focus on studying and not on any other activities. However, Coppell High School senior Allen Lu has defied this assumption by not only being number two in his class, but also taking up basketball...

From rank six to one: valedictorian proves his self motivation to be a success

From rank six to one: valedictorian proves his self motivation to be a success

May 4, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Second semester of sophomore year tends be the big stress source for many Coppell High School students. With ranks coming out, students are pressured to push themselves to the limit. However, with senior Ammar Adenwalla, it was motivation that...

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...

Flood the Walls debuts with “The Blueprint”

Flood the Walls debuts with “The Blueprint”

March 27, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Although set to release a year ago, the debut single for Flood The Walls, alternative indie band, “The Blueprint” was released yesterday. “Due to time constraints with different aspects of our lives and searching for an album cover, it was...

More first divisions than expected handed out in Coppell and UIL Solo Contest

More first divisions than expected handed out in Coppell and UIL Solo Contest

March 4, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Although it is something choir members participate in every year, the Coppell High School Solo and Ensemble Contest only gets more competitive. This year, 75 students at the University Interscholastic League Solo Contest and 60 at the CHS Solo...

Ranks or GPA should not replace students’ names, identities

Ranks or GPA should not replace students’ names, identities

February 14, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Instead of a simple hello, my class is greeted with a “What’s your rank? Nice knowing you too.” Usually, one asks another their name, but not too long ago, it feels like it changed. Within eight hours of ranks and grade point averages being...

Soccer Preview: Coppell vs L.D. Bell

Soccer Preview: Coppell vs L.D. Bell

January 27, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah Tonight, the Coppell Cowboys soccer team will be taking on L.D. Bell at Buddy Echols Field at 7:30 p.m. A special event will also be held before the game for Teacher Appreciation Week. "My expectations are that our guys step out on the field...

Sophomore introduces K-Pop to CHS, spreads awareness

Sophomore introduces K-Pop to CHS, spreads awareness

January 23, 2015

By Pranathi Chitta Staff Writer @prannydacheetah When thinking of pop music, one thinks of artists such as Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake or Bruno Mars. But it is only some who think of artists like Super Junior, G-Dragon or EXO. For students at Coppell High School, they have created a Korean...