Coppell Student Media

On the Spot: CPD’s self defense class aims to protect senior girls

On the Spot: CPD’s self defense class aims to protect senior girls

Tanya Raghu, Enterprise Editor

January 10, 2018


Filed under On the Spot

For the 13th year, the Coppell Police Department is sponsoring a self-defense class for senior girls at Coppell High School to learn the basics about protecting themselves.   The course takes place in the City of Coppell’s Life Safety Park near Old Town and will last six weeks, beginning on J...

Killic to kill it at Division I university

Killic to kill it at Division I university

Lina Pyon, Staff Writer

May 6, 2016


Filed under Sports, Student Life

The struggle that many seniors face is which path they want to take through their college years. This big decision has the potential to carve out the rest of their lives.   Senior and defender for the Coppell Cowboys soccer team, Stjepan Kilic found his calling early on and has been passionate...

Red Jacket applications spark anticipation amongst students

Red Jacket applications spark anticipation amongst students

January 31, 2015


Filed under News

By Alexandra Dalton Staff Writer @alexdalton04   Planning for next year, juniors are taking the next step to getting closer to their final year of high school by applying to be a Coppell High School Red Jacket.   Red Jackets is a program that excels in taking young leaders of the sch...

Variety of financial aid options to help seniors beat debt, enjoy college

Variety of financial aid options to help seniors beat debt, enjoy college

May 22, 2014


Filed under News

By Elizabeth Sims Enterprise Editor Despite all of the fun and festivities of senior year, one thing has been lingering in the minds of each graduating student and their parents: money. With interest rates on undergraduate loans expected to rise from 3.86 to 4.66 percent within the next year, according to a r...

Senior theater students share plans for acting after high school

Senior theater students share plans for acting after high school

May 20, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Shruthika Pochampally Staff Writer Just like many of the clubs and programs at Coppell High School, the theater program will surely be shedding some tears at the end of the year when they let go of their beloved seniors, many of whom have been up on the CHS stages since their first day of freshman y...

Cha follows motto of “No regrets,” graduates as salutatorian

Cha follows motto of “No regrets,” graduates as salutatorian

May 19, 2014


Filed under Student Life

By Shruthika Pochampally Staff Writer “No regrets” has been Coppell High School’s Class of 2014 salutatorian Daniel Cha’s motto for the past four years. Cha, who will be attending the University of Texas at Austin’s Engineering Honors for Aerospace program, also hopes to double major in bus...

11 special four year journalists bid farewell to D115

11 special four year journalists bid farewell to D115

May 12, 2014


Filed under Student Life

By Tuulia Koponen Staff Writer The Sidekick newspaper adviser Chase Wofford says this time of year he does not get sappy. “I am excited for what is ahead,” Wofford said. “I have had these [11 graduating seniors] for four years. I am excited for what lies ahead for them.” Wofford deem...

Cowboys close out regular season with 4-1 victory

Cowboys close out regular season with 4-1 victory

March 23, 2014


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

By John Loop Sports Editor After clinching their third straight district title in Tuesday's win over Denton Ryan, Coppell (16-1-2, 8-0-1 in 5-5A play) put together a solid performance against Lewisville (9-10-3, 1-7-1) on Friday, defeating the Farmers 4-1. "For us it was about performance," Coppell...

KCBY members travel to Sunshine State for STN convention

KCBY members travel to Sunshine State for STN convention

March 20, 2014


Filed under News

By Henriikka Niemi Staff Writer Last night, select members of Coppell High School’s broadcast station KCBY left for the Student Television Network Convention in Orlando, Fla. “It is a convention for high schools and middle schools all around the country to compete in different competitions,” junior Bethany Tallon said. “I decided to go to STN because I know it...

Strategic planning overwhelms surprise element of prom

March 6, 2014


Filed under Opinions, Student Opinions

By Henriikka Niemi Staff Writer When looking forward to senior year, most Coppell High School students would imagine the last few football games, the relief of finishing college applications, receiving acceptance letters, senior skip day and senior overalls, but arguably the most memorable moment of ...