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New year, new traffic: Change in parent, bus loop policy raise both welcome, concern within CHS

Students are picked up by their parents in the new parent loop in student parking before school on Friday, Aug. 24th. Beginning this year, Coppell High School has made new changes to the parent loop and bus loop to relieve traffic flow before and after school. The former parent loop has been relocated to the bus loop; the bus loop to special needs transport and the parent loop has moved towards the student parking area.

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

September 24, 2018

Beginning this school year, Coppell High School has moved its parent loop to student parking lot from its former location in the back entrance. The bus loop is now in the back of the school, circling the faculty parking lot near the fieldhouse.   The change in locations aims to ease previou...

Off-duty patrol car rear-ended in crash

February 17, 2012

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer A patrol car driving through the intersection of Interstate 635 and Royal Lane in Coppell was involved in a wreck this morning, as reported by WFAA. The officer in the car was off-duty when another car slammed into his in a construction zone. The driver of the othe...

The safety of our skies

February 22, 2010

By Ben Cowlishaw Special to The Sidekick For some CHS students and teachers, the worst part of flying isn’t a long line at security, or the airline losing their luggage. It’s not a crying baby in the next row, or the flight attendant running out of Dr Pepper; its fear of the flight itself. You might ask yourself, “How can blasting through th...

Manara Academy opens with no major traffic issues

September 11, 2009

By Satvika Ananth Staff Writer The Manara Academy, a new charter school in Coppell, faced many issues while being approved by the Coppell City Council, and one of the most pressing was the traffic issue. The City Council meetings, normally fairly placid, reached a boiling point this summer with...