Coppell Student Media

CISD’s hunt for new leader ends with familiar face

CISD’s hunt for new leader ends with familiar face

Amelia Vanyo and Fiona Koshy

August 1, 2017

  In the fall of 1990, Brad Hunt began his time in Coppell ISD as a Coppell High School teacher. On Monday night, he took over the lead position for the district when the CISD Board of Trustees approved his hiring as superintendent. “I am excited and thrilled to be named the new superintendent ...

Coppell ISD names Jund principal of high school

Coppell ISD names Jund principal of high school

Jessica Hernandez, Staff Writer

June 27, 2017

Dr. Nicole Jund has been named principal of Coppell High School. Her hiring was approved by the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees on Monday night. “I have my doctorate in education, experience in being a high school administrator, a former high school teacher and coach and a background in being a campus...

School Board members open up about life, experiences at CISD

School Board members open up about life, experiences at CISD

Lili Lomas, Student Life Editor

February 2, 2017

In light of School Board appreciation last month, The Sidekick sat down with the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees to discuss their goals for the district, what led them to these positions and to get to know more about their lives. Leigh Walker, Place 1 “I met my husband when we were 8 years ...

Fisher’s gift recognized by Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented

December 5, 2012

By Michelle Pitcher Editor-in-Chief CISD Board of Trustees member Tracy Fisher was named the 2012 State Parent of the Gifted by the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented. Fisher founded the the Coppell Gifted Association in 2006, and since then, it has amassed more than 600 members. Sever...

Early voting for school board begins next week

April 25, 2011

Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor For those lucky seniors who have turned eighteen since the gubernatorial elections, their first opportunity to vote begins on May 2. Early voting for the Coppell Independent School District Board of Trustees elections of place 4 and 5 begins that day at 8...

CHS parent finds niche during school board elections

April 12, 2011

Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor “Education is not about filling the pail, it’s about lighting the fire.” That is a mantra that Coppell school board candidate Tracy Fisher lives by. The mother of two kids, Aaron, a senior at CHS, and Sam, a sophomore, Tracy has dedicated the last 15 years of her li...