Coppell Student Media

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The Story behind Top Ten Percent

The Story behind Top Ten Percent

September 21, 2012

By: Tina Huang Staff Writer Five hours of sleep, hours of schoolwork, a filled up schedule, these can commonly describe a top 10 percent student at Coppell High School. At CHS, the 2011 valedictorian’s GPA was 5.7071, and the 2012 valedictorian’s GPA was 5.7878. Every year, the GPA is taken...

Pro: Elimination of class rank affects students’ attitudes about learning

September 24, 2010

By Julia Kim Staff Writer To sleep or not to sleep. In a neck and neck race, I choose the latter. I can’t quite speak for everyone though—not everyone is as slow a worker as me. Not everyone stares, dazed, at the clock reading 3 a.m. Not everyone glares at their transcript, frustrated by the...