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Modeling merit: First-ever CHS9 Teacher of the Year awarded to Douglas

Modeling merit: First-ever CHS9 Teacher of the Year awarded to Douglas

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

December 5, 2018


Filed under CHS9, News, Showcase

Hands-on. Everyday champion. Funny. Growing. Caring.   When asked for a single word that describes CHS9 AP/GT Biology teacher Cathy Douglas on a simple but touching video - her students had nothing but good things to say for the first-ever CHS9 Teacher of the Year recipient.   H...

Openness, commitment characterize 2018-19 Teacher of the Year winner Murray

Openness, commitment characterize 2018-19 Teacher of the Year winner Murray

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

November 28, 2018


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Utter surprise and joy overcame Coppell High School Special Education teacher Melissa Murray this morning as her name appeared on the arena jumbotron as year’s Teacher of the Year.   “I was in shock,” Murray said. “It was just a wonderful feeling.”   The CHS arena ro...

Parker wins Teacher of the Year for charisma, inclusiveness

Parker wins Teacher of the Year for charisma, inclusiveness

Amelia Vanyo and Claire Clements

December 4, 2017


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Coppell High School Physical Education and Outdoor Adventures teacher Bill Parker set the crystal ball on his desk. “Anytime you’re confused about your grades, ask the ball, that’s where they come from.”   Parker is engaging in the way he interacts with students, and his charisma as...

Anderson takes home prestigious CISD 2017 Secondary Teacher of the Year

Anderson takes home prestigious CISD 2017 Secondary Teacher of the Year

Tanya Raghu, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


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On Tuesday night, the Coppell Education Foundation hosted its annual Coppell Education Foundation Academic Recognition Banquet where Coppell High School campus Teacher of the Year, AP/IB Environmental Science teacher Holly Anderson was named the 2017 Coppell ISD Secondary Teacher of the Year.   The e...

Excitement abundant as administration, counselors announce Teacher of the Year nominations

November 18, 2014


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By Kara Hallam Enterprise Editor @KaraHallam BREAKING- This year’s Teacher of the Year nominations have just been released. Today, Coppell High school administration and counselors visited the nominees during fifth and sixth period. Tomorrow morning they will be recognized for their excellence at the staff meeting. The follow...

Deinhammer named 2013-2014 CHS Teacher of the Year

Deinhammer named 2013-2014 CHS Teacher of the Year

December 4, 2013


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Anatomy and Physiology teacher Jodie Deinhammer was named 2013-2014 Coppell High School Teacher of the Year on Wednesday. The announcement was made during her fifth period class, led by Principal Mike Jasso and the CHS drumline. Deinhammer was amoung 11 nominees, who were announced at a faculty meet...

Deinhammer’s class gets hands on with sheep hearts

Deinhammer’s class gets hands on with sheep hearts

December 4, 2013


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Deinhammer's class gets hands on with sheep hearts, a set on Flickr.On Tuesday, Jodie Deinhammer's anatomy class got hands on experience while dissecting sheep hearts, lungs, and cow hearts. Photos by Alyssa Frost....

Klise, Seifert to launch series of college essay workshops

April 19, 2012


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Klise, Seifert to launch series of college essay workshops by Thomas Hair Tuesday, April 17, 2012 In the article, Lex Anne Seifert was incorrectly referred to as 2010 Teacher of the Year. Seifert did not win this award in 2010, but in 2006. It has since been corrected online....

Henson named 2011-2012 CHS Teacher of the Year

November 30, 2011


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  By Sarah Police Staff Writer During third period on Wednesday, a group of approximately 50 people followed Principal Mike Jasso to the English hall. Jasso was accompanied by several assistant principals, teachers and counselors. Jasso finally stopped outside English teacher Tracy Henson’s ...