Coppell Student Media

Record national early voting turnout make up 2018 midterm election

Record national early voting turnout make up 2018 midterm election

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The doors of Coppell City Hall usher in and out eager voters ready to cast their ballots as local representatives and supporters patiently gather under their canopies under the cloudy skies for this year’s midterm election.   The polls saw a slow but steady flow of voters throughout the da...

Bright future awaits cross country team following state meet

Bright future awaits cross country team following state meet

Lili Lomas

November 10, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The Coppell High School girls cross country team went into the Class 6A Meet at Round Rock last Saturday with one goal in mind: finishing top five overall.   Though it fell two places short of this goal, finishing seventh place overall, the team saw improvement from last year’s 15th place ...

Affirmative Action system needs to close loophole, catch up with times

Affirmative Action system needs to close loophole, catch up with times

January 29, 2014


Filed under Opinions

By Kristen Shepard Editor in Chief It is a typical day in a Coppell Calculus class. “I think I will get into Harvard, because my SAT score is great,” senior A said. “I think I will because I have great leadership experience,” senior B said. “I think I will because I have a stellar GPA,” ...

Skin color plays unfair role in college acceptance

Skin color plays unfair role in college acceptance

March 20, 2012


Filed under Opinions

By Kara Adkins Online Copy Editor Even with a perfect GPA, great test scores and an extensive list of extracurricular activities, certain students may be passed up by the college of their dreams because of one deciding factor: their race. This nation claims to be a country of equality, bu...

Registration for annual Turkey Trot begins

November 11, 2011


Filed under News Blog

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Every Thanksgiving Day the Dallas YMCA and Capital One Bank put on the annual Turkey Trot. Registration has begun and it will be a fun event for the whole family. The Turkey Trot began 43 years ago and was originally held at White Rock Lake but is now held in D...