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Annual PSAT testing held for sophomores, registered juniors

The PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) is held on Wednesday in the large and small gym as well as classrooms throughout Coppell High School for sophomores and registered juniors, who are required to pay a $17 fee. The test allows testers to receive scholarship opportunities from national programs.

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

October 12, 2018

Wednesday morning, the Coppell High School large gym hallway filled with lively and nervous chatter from the awaiting crowd of test takers of the school organized test, the PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test).   Administered every October, the PSAT is open...

Cartwheeling to college: Toy lands gymnastics scholarship to Washington

Coppell High School senior Kendal Toy smiles after successfully landing her gymnastics routine during her practice on Wednesday at Metroplex Gymnastics. Toy committed to the University of Washington in 2014 and received a full scholarship.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018

This story has been revised to fit more current information.    Coppell High School senior Kendal Toy thrives on competition. Toy was only 3 when she began gymnastics and 15 years later, she is a verbal commit and plans to officially sign on April 11 to the University of Washington. ...

Securing a scholarship to TCU

Sophomore Lauren Kellet, goalie on the CHS varsity girl's soccer team, saving a ball during practice on December 1. Lauren committed to TCU earlier this year.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017

Hardworking, fast and competitive are some of the many adjectives Coppell High School soccer girls coach Ryan Dunlevy uses to describe sophomore goalkeeper Lauren Kellett.   Kellett, who orally committed to TCU on Oct. 31, plays on the CHS varsity soccer team and Sting club.   ...

Seniors surprised to receive full rides

Seniors surprised to receive full rides

May 16, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer Three Coppell High School seniors, Alyssa Rusch, Harini Suresh and Zeb White,  experienced the anticipation, surprise, unbelief and elation that come with receiving a full college scholarship. Each recipient came about his or her scholarship somewhat by chance....

Senior writes to end poverty in native country

April 30, 2013

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer WyzAnt Tutoring, the leading tutoring marketplace on the web, has opened its third annual college scholarship contest. In 300 words or less, applicants are to write in essay about how they will use their education to impact others. All essays must be submitted by...

Taylor’s Gift receives scholarship donation

Taylor's Gift receives scholarship donation

April 22, 2013

By Addy Buigas-Lopez Business Manager On March 23, dozens of athletes and volunteers huddled under the Andy Brown East pavilion as they waited to hear the signal for the end of a severe thunderstorm warning. After an hour delay, and entertainment from local band Backstage Disco, the three alarms sounded a...

Special luncheon to honor National Merit Commended Students

October 30, 2012

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Every year, there comes a time in October when every high school student in America must sit down and complete the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT). This test is more than just a way to get out of class or practice for the "real" SAT. For many students, it...

Moolenijzer, Javeri impress at Bush Institute debate

October 23, 2012

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Over the years, Coppell High School Debate has built up a reputation as one of the top debate groups in the entire state under Coach Glenda Ferguson. Members of the Debate Team represented Coppell well at a series of economic debates for high school students hosted by the George Bush Institute on Saturday. The event spanned most of Saturday and Sunday at Westin Park Central Hotel in Dallas. It was a busy day...

Teddy Croft named Wingstop Scholar Athlete

March 21, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor CHS senior baseball player Teddy Croft was named February's Wingstop Scholar Athlete of the Month for his dedication to his sport while still maintaining a high academic record and volunteering in the community. Each month, Wingstop and KTVT-TV CBS invites fans,...

Annual College Night fast approaching

September 20, 2010

by Ashley Attanucci The annual College Night at the UNT Coliseum is taking place Tuesday, September 21. It begins at 6:30 and is open to all students and family. Hundreds of colleges, from all over the nation, will be attending with representatives ready to answer any and all questions. Attendance...

28th annual Coppell Chamber of Commerce Gala a success Image and video hosting by TinyPic

April 16, 2010

by Ashley Attanucci Staff Writer Video by Matt French On Feb. 27, the Coppell Chamber of Commerce held its 28th annual Gala event, this year at the Hilton Garden Inn in Lewisville with a boogie theme, calling it the Boogie Ball. "It is a fun time," Margie Marek, Membership Consultant said. "The...

Lind brothers reunite at Lipscomb

February 25, 2010

By Gaby Moran Staff Writer There have been many students who have gone through the Coppell High School soccer program with a sibling following their footsteps, but that path usually ends once the oldest has graduated. Senior Jeremy Lind, however, plans to follow his older brother Josh Lind’s ...