Coppell Student Media

State titles highlight eventful 2012-13 school year

State titles highlight eventful 2012-13 school year

May 24, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Boys’ soccer team wins state April 20, 2013 Nine years ago. That was the last time the boys soccer team became the state champions. At the beginning of the soccer season, the team felt like something great was going to happen as it played in a soccer tournament in...

Presidents step into the shoes of presidents, compete with each other

May 23, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer AP US Government classes are comparing the top presidents in United States history. But they are not simply making a t chart. They are participating in a Presidential Bracketology competition. Students drew out of a hat to see which top president they were to be. On a 4...

Old Coppell family recipes

Old Coppell family recipes

May 13, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Excitement characterized the reaction of multiple teachers when asked about any family recipes they would like to share. Right off the bat, they recalled memories of where and when the recipe they specifically thought of came about. For example, CHS counselor, Debbie Frui...

Dow closes above 15,000

May 8, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer High school students are not usually involved with the stock market, but for a handful of them, they have direct involvement. In the news recently, the Dow Jones has closed above 15,000 at $15,056.20. This is a good sign for investors, including the ones at CHS. Russell...

AP tests come first, homework second

May 2, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer   One of my friends went on a rant the other day about how stressed she was. She has five AP classes, all of which she is taking tests for. On top of that, teachers are still assigning homework. I know exactly how she feels. I am taking six myself. One of the...

George W. Bush Presidential Center opens at SMU

April 25, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Southern Methodist University is continually becoming more renown. Adding to its’ growing reputation is the newly constructed George W. Bush Presidential Center. Beginning on April 24, dedication events will be held. Today, April 25, is the official dedication day with ...

Sorority information meeting this weekend

April 4, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer As seniors are finalizing their college decisions, the details of college are now surfacing. Rushing is one of those details. This Sunday from 2:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m the Coppell Alumnae Panhellenic Association (CAPA) is hosting a "sorority information spotlight". The organization is a group of Coppell women f...

Coppell will have new BioDiversity Education Center

Coppell will have new BioDiversity Education Center

March 28, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer   Coppell City Council Park and Recreation Board President, Greg Garcia’s eyes lit up as he began talking about what had just occurred at the last city council meeting. The city had just approved funding for a BioDiversity Education Center in Coppell. The...

Jersey Mike’s partners with WOKC for “month of giving”

March 28, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer   On March 27, Jersey Mike's chains all over the nation supported a charity of their choosing. Eighty-six charities were partnered with Jersey Mike's for their third annual "month of giving". The Coppell location chose to help out the local Wipe Out Kids C...

Quality of literature and entertainment in downward trend

Quality of literature and entertainment in downward trend

March 8, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer   I am a reader. I always have been. I was one of “those kids” who would regularly stay up way past my bedtime reading books in bed. When assigned books for school, I know a minimal amount of people who actually read the book the whole way through. I even know...

Cap and gown distribution

March 7, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Jostensis in the school library distributing cap and gowns to seniors. They will be in the library until 5:00 pm. If you have not ordered your gowns, but have money on hand today, you can purchase your gown while Jostens is here. They will only take cash, and if you ar...

Seniors get creative with prom proposals

Seniors get creative with prom proposals

February 21, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer As junior Mikayla Wecker walked downstairs when her boyfriend, senior Everett Schau, arrived at her house, one thing caught her eye - a fish. Wecker has tweeted about, talked about and has even gone so far as to petition for a pet fish. She had been asking her parents for one for...