Coppell Student Media

  • Coppell ISD is currently on summer break. Full Coppell Student Media publishing resumes Aug. 12.

Micromanaging leads to consequences for children

Micromanaging leads to consequences for children

May 18, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer I remember a time when I was about 7 or 8 years old and I was angry with my parents for not letting me ride my bike to school. We only lived a couple of blocks from my elementary school and I never understood why I couldn’t just grab my hot pink girl power bike and go. Te...

Yearbooks available for pickup tomorrow

May 17, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer The school yearbook documents all of the school year's big events such as football games, pep rallies and Prom. They hold memories and almost everyone enjoys getting their yearbook signed to hold these memories for years to come. The yearbook staff works hard every year...

Silver Spur applications now available

May 14, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer At Coppell High School, there are several things one can get involved in to show school pride and recognition. Because of this it is common throughout the hallways of CHS to see a medley of ‘I Rock CHS’ shirts and eager students juniors are always talking about...

Artists pursue animation at a higher level

Artists pursue animation at a higher level

May 4, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer There are multiple ways that one can express themselves. While some choose to vent into a diary, others choose to take out their frustration and emotions with a paintbrush and a canvas. The prestigious art program at Coppell High School allows students to dive into...

Last day to purchase senior overalls

May 3, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer As the class of 2012 prepares to graduate it is time for the juniors to step up and prepare to be the 2013 seniors. There are several things to do over the summer regarding preparation for senior year, like schedule pickup and painting parking spots. While every...

Library books due Monday

April 26, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer As the end of the year approaches, there are usually several things students need to do in order to prepare for the summer break. This usually involves returning textbooks, cleaning money out of lunch accounts and returning library books. The librarians are requesting that all books checked ...

Students lack motivation to succeed

Students lack motivation to succeed

April 20, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer In Coppell High School’s Class of 2012, there are 683 students. But how many of them will actually graduate college? Yahoo! Tech recently released an article that caught my eye. It was the total percentages of people in America over the age of 25 that have a college de...

Class officer elections approaching

April 12, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer As the year is wrapping up, returning students and teachers are preparing for the next year by voting for superlatives and selecting next years class officers. Throughout the hallways of CHS one can see the brightly covered posters for class officer elections with cl...

Storm aftermath visible in Coppell

April 5, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer When assistant principal Sean Bagley came on the intercom during sixth period, most people were not aware of the severity of the storm that was headed towards Coppell. Thankfully, all of the “duck and cover” drills we dread throughout the year paid off; no one...

Bizzell’s collection not fizzling any time soon

Bizzell's collection not fizzling any time soon

April 5, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer Everyday, approximately 3,000 people are diagnosed with cancer; some are young, some are old. People emphasize humanity and help each other through programs like Relay for Life or sometimes by simply donating money. But senior Michelle Bizzell has a different way of supporting children with cancer. During lunch students can be seen drinki...

GPS trackers: a new way to stop truancy

March 28, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer Schools all around world struggle with getting their students to go to class, and Coppell students are no different. One school in Vitoria de Conquista, Brazil, however, is now taking extreme measures to ensure that their children come to school on time. According...

Prom tickets on sale next week

March 22, 2012

By Sarah Police Staff Writer One of the biggest nights for seniors, besides graduation, is Prom. There are several steps one must take to prepare for this fun night, and the first step will happen next week. Prom tickets will be on sale from March 26 - March 30 on the stage in the Commons during lunch for $85. The price of the tickets will go up every week until Prom, so be sure to buy your tickets when they are ...