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Self Defense Course Being Offered For Coppell High School Girls

Self Defense Course For Coppell High School Girls - Coppell, TX - The six-week course will begin Jan. 17.

Coppell High School Named Best Student Newscast in Nation  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Coppell High School is celebrating a major milestone after being named the best student-run newscast in the nation by The National Academy of Television Arts ...

Coppell ISD announces updated security guidelines for CHS Buddy Echols Field  Star Local Media

Coppell ISD announced Tuesday updated safety and security guidelines for Buddy Echols Field at Coppell High School. These guidelines are in place for ...

CHS Ninth Grade Campus officially opens | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

A few weeks after opening the new Coppell Middle School West, Coppell ISD officially opened the Coppell High School Ninth Grade Campus (CHS 9) ...

Coppell ISD students make all-state choir | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Three Coppell ISD students have made it to the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) all-state choir for 2019. Karvi Bhatnaga, Arezue Shakeri and Evan ...

Coppell Best Buddies: Club opens door for special needs students to make lasting friendships  Star Local Media

For someone with learning and development disabilities, finding friends may not be the easiest thing to do. However a club at Coppell High School is not only ...

2019 WGI Guard Dallas Regional - Marching Arts Event  FloMarching

Watch the 2019 WGI Guard Dallas Regional at Coppell High School on February 9. Catch Texas groups like CGT Dallas and Denton, and a full line-up of ...

Students ‘Packed Like Sardines’ At Coppell High  CBS DFW

COPPELL (CBS11) – Packed like sardines. That's what some students say they feel like after the first two days back in classes at Coppell High School. Coppell ...

Mother Nature interupts Allen, Coppell with one team up 21-0  Star-Telegram

The football game between DFWVarsity's Class 6A No. 1 Allen and No. 6 Coppell was called due to lightning just as the two teams lined up to kick off the second ...

Project graduation: CHS continues tradition of keeping high school seniors safe  Star Local Media

Graduation night can be the most exciting time for a high school senior, but it can also be a dangerous time.

CISD makes changes to CTSO requirements | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Coppell ISD has made a change to its Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs), and several students disapprove of the decision.

Coppell ISD school board approves teacher pay increase  Star Local Media

The Coppell ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution for the 2018-19 compensation plan Monday night, which includes a pay raise for all ...

Cowboys take Coppell HS grad, Texas OL Connor Williams with 50th pick

It's a homecoming for Texas offensive lineman Connor Williams. The Dallas Cowboys selected the Coppell High School grad with their second round pick ...

Boys basketball: Guyer pulls away from Richardson Pearce, advances to regional quarterfinals  Denton Record Chronicle

COPPELL — Guyer junior JaKobe Coles quickly showed he was up for the challenge when it came to defending Richardson Pearce senior Drew Timme in the ...

Students, parents protest outside Coppell High after sexual assault case closed  Star Local Media

Parents and students took to the streets around Coppell High School on Wednesday morning in protest of actions they say were not taken by the school district ...

Rowdy's Route: Coppell senior inspires football team  FOX 4 News

The Coppell High School football team is pretty successfully at winning games with the help of a senior. He moved off the field this year to the sidelines, thanks in ...

In with the new: CHS9 and new CMS West campus help district manage growth  Star Local Media

The first day of school started Aug. 15 for Coppell ISD, but this year's opening was a little bit different than last year.

Racist note left on Coppell student's desk after Trump's election  FOX 4 News

Several students at Coppell High School claim they've been targets of discrimination ever since President-elect Donald Trump won on Election Day.

Coppell special-needs student wasn't sexually assaulted in school restroom, police say  Dallas News

Coppell ISD officials are investigating allegations that an 18-year-old student with special needs was sexually assaulted Friday in a Coppell High...

Coppell High School Alum Selected Third Overall in 2017 NFL Draft Pick  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Stanford defensive lineman Solomon Thomas out of Coppell High School was selected No. 3 overall in the 2017 NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers.

Candidate Q&A: Coppell ISD Board of Trustees | News  Star Local Media

Election Day for the Coppell ISD Board of Trustees will take place May 5. Early voting runs from April 23 to May 1. Below is a questionnaire for the council.

Coppell Police Make Arrest After Armed Robbery on H.S. Campus  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Coppell police say the man who robbed a 15-year-old student at gunpoint Tuesday night in the parking lot of Coppell High School has been arrested following a ...

UT And Coppell’s Connor Williams Likely First Round Pick In NFL Draft  CBS DFW

COPPELL, Texas (CBS11 SPORTS) – Connor Williams is considered one of the top offensive line prospects in this year's draft. For the past three months, the ...

Coppell school board changes open enrollment policy | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

The Coppell ISD Board of Trustees unanimously voted to change its inter-district transfers policy, which will allow high school students living outside of CISD ...

Parents voice concern over Coppell High School football program  Star Local Media

Numerous parents voiced concerns regarding the Coppell High School football program at Monday's Coppell ISD Board of Trustees meeting, with allegations ...

Alleged Gunman Identified in Shooting of Coppell High School Standout  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Coppell police are releasing the name the gunman who shot a recent high school graduate as he played basketball with friends.

Allegations of racism surface at Coppell High | News  Star Local Media

Allegations of racism have bubbled up in schools around the DFW area since the Nov. 8 presidential election, with one of the most recent incidents surfacing at ...

No. 4 Allen (Texas) holds off Coppell (Texas), runs regular-season win streak to 47  USA TODAY High School Sports

Coppell (Texas) was the last program to hand Allen (Texas) a regular-season loss, an overtime decision all the way back on Sept. 28, 2012. With Coppell in ...

Coppell to host lighted parade and tree lighting ceremony  Star Local Media

Coppell's annual Lighted Parade and Tree Lighting ceremony, is just around the corner, on Dec.1 at 6:30 p.m. The lighted parade will feature beautifully ...

2019 3-star S Jonathan McGill commits to Stanford  Rule Of Tree

Despite being projected to Stanford early on, Jonathan McGill committed to SMU in October. However, just days before early signing day, the Coppell (TX) star ...

Coppell High School continues tradition of the Plunger Boy  Star Local Media

Coppell High School continues its tradition of the Plunger Boy for the 2015 season.

School board approves ninth-grade campus name | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

The Coppell ISD Board of Trustees voted to name the new ninth-grade campus Coppell High School Ninth Grade Campus (CHS9).

Coppell High School to add new arena, upgrade field house  Star Local Media

The Coppell City Council approved a zoning change Tuesday night to make room for several new buildings at Coppell High School.

Class of 2017 graduates, district bids farewell to principal, superintendent  Star Local Media

Editor's Note: See more photos and video from the CHS Class of 2017 graduation on

Coppells Mike DeWitt Given 2017 Landry Award Coach of the Year

Coppell's Mike DeWitt Receives Landry Award - Coppell, TX - The Coppell coach was presented with the 2017 Landry Award Coach of the Year. The ceremony ...

Former Coppell HS band director dies | News  Star Local Media

The Coppell High School community is mourning the loss of former band director Scott Mason, who died Saturday morning.

Basketball: Five area players named McDonald's All American nominees  Denton Record Chronicle

The Denton area's abundance of basketball talent was well reflected on the 2019 McDonald's All American nominee list released Wednesday morning, as five ...

Utah Recruiting: Taj Gregory checks out the Utes program  247Sports

Coppell (Coppell, Tx.) high school quarterback Taj Gregory has seen his stock rise of late. After seeing increased interest from the University of Utah, the ...

Former Coppell football player gets probation after being accused of raping 2 women at knifepoint  Dallas Morning News

A former Coppell High School football star accused of raping two women at knifepoint at his home in separate incidents has been given probation in both cases.

CISD announces 22 National Merit semifinalists | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Approximately 16000 names were recently announced as semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit® Scholarship Program and 22 of them are from ...

Coppell ISD ranked among best in state | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

In a state wide poll of the best public high schools in Texas, Coppell High School was rated as No. 18.

Despite spring break, 3 North Texas schools expected to protest gun violence  WFAA

Despite most Texas schools being on Spring Break, three North Texas high schools plan on participating with students across the nation today in protest of gun ...

Boys basketball preview: No. 1 Guyer set on competing for state title  Denton Record Chronicle

After spending most of last season as the No. 1 team in Class 6A, Guyer enters 2018-19 as the top 6A squad in Texas. But the Wildcats have a new.

Former Coppell ISD substitute teacher arrested | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

The Coppell ISD reported Thursday that a former substitute teacher has been arrested.

Addams Family production continues at CHS | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

There's still time to catch Coppell High School's production, "The Addams Family." After two successful performances, CHS theatre will put on more ...

Coppell High School reported to have 36 National Merit Semi-Finalists  Star Local Media

The National Merit Scholarship Program announced Tuesday that Coppell High School had 36 students named as National Merit Semi-Finalists.

School Board votes for Coppell Middle School West | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

After several discussions and board meetings, the Coppell ISD board of trustees voted to name the new middle school Coppell Middle School West at Monday ...

NCSA: Register Now for the Rivals Camp Series  USA TODAY High School Sports

For high school football players looking to improve their skills while getting exposure, the Rivals Camp Series is a great opportunity.

Jumping to success: CHS9 principal talks love of students, sports  Star Local Media

Cody Koontz is principal of Coppell ISD's newest campus CHS9. When he found out the district was opening the campus, he jumped at the opportunity to ...

Texas A&M Football 2018 December signing class breakdown  KBTX

Jimbo Fisher and his Texas A&M football coaching staff signed 22 players letters of intent to form the programs 2019 recruiting class. Eight are expected to enroll ...

Coppell Is One Of The Best Places To Live In The Country, Money Magazine Says  KERA News

Coppell is one of the best places to live in the country, according to Money magazine. The North Texas suburb ranks No. 8 on Money's annual list of Best Places ...

CHS cheerleaders to host annual bingo night | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

The Coppell High School Cheerleaders will host their annual Cheer BINGO Night on Sept. 22 from 6:00-9:30pm at Coppell High School in the Commons.

Coppell names new swim coach | Sports  Star Local Media

When Coppell's swimming and diving team takes to the pool in 2016, it will do so under the direction of a new head coach after Coppell recently named Marieke ...

Names suggested for district's new campuses | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

After seeking community input and discussing variable options, CISD's Bond Oversight Committee has recommended Coppell Middle School West and Coppell ...

Basketball: Former Denton standout Luster now enrolled at Guyer  Denton Record Chronicle

The start of basketball season is still about two months away, but Guyer will enter the season with a new face in its backcourt as one of the top young.

CHS cheerleaders to hold annual cheer clinic Oct. 15  Star Local Media

The Aloha International Spirit Champion and NCA National Champion, Coppell High School Cheerleaders will hold their annual Cheer Clinic for ages Pre-K ...

6A photos: Allen celebrates win vs. Coppell; Plano rushes past Rowlett; Wylie edges Lake Highlands  Dallas News

Allen High School football players celebrate a win over Coppell High School at Eagle Stadium in Allen, TX, on Sep. 15, 2017. (Jason Janik/Special Contributor)

Coppell High School band to perform at farmers market  Star Local Media

Attendees of the Coppell Farmers Market will be able to see and hear the award-winning Coppell High School Band, including the color guard, on June 27 ...

Boys basketball: Wilson's increased range paying off as No. 2 Guyer preps for Lake Ridge  Denton Record Chronicle

Guyer senior Jalen Wilson is a matchup nightmare for opponents.

CHS junior auditioning for all-state band | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Cleburne High School junior Mason Hill has achieved back-to-back music honors in being selected for the all-region jazz band last fall and now, the all-region ...

From “Coppell Baseball Star” to “Coppell Lead Pastor” | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

GracePoint Church, celebrating 121 years of serving Coppell this year, recently hired a new lead pastor, Chad Kettler. Chad grew up in Coppell and has lived ...

Coppell student researching cancer with UTSW scientist | Carrollton Leader  Star Local Media

When Bhoomika Kumar was in the eighth grade she became a cancer researcher. Now, as she prepares to go into her junior year at Coppell High School, she is ...

Coppell football player to appear in court | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Coppell High School football player Charles West is scheduled to appear at the Dallas County Courthouse Wednesday on his charge of aggravated sexual ...

Coppell ISD honors 24 National Merit Semifinalists | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Coppell ISD made history Monday, announcing 24 Coppell High School seniors were named National Merit Semifinalists – the largest group in the school's ...

Missing Coppell teen's body recovered from Possum Kingdom Lake Thursday night  Dallas Morning News

After five days of searching the depths of Possum Kingdom Lake, divers recovered 17-year-old Jacob Logan's body on Thursday night. The Coppell High School ...

Coppell ISD names 2015 teachers of the year | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

The Coppell ISD honored 15 teachers who were named 2015-16 Campus Teachers of the Year.

Usage of field space a hot topic at Coppell Parks Board meeting  Star Local Media

Disputes over field usage for the Coppell Development Academy and the Coppell Youth Soccer Association were heard at Monday's Park Board meeting.

Coppell High School percussion has strong showing | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Coppell High School's percussion awarded in Plano competition.

Rivals adizero Combine: Dallas takeaways

DALLAS – The sixth of 14 nationwide Rivals adizero Combine events took place Saturday at Coppell High School, with 1,530 athletes turning out to compete.

Solomon Thomas opens up about his sister’s suicide: “She was my best friend”  The Mercury News

49ers defensive lineman hold overnight walk Saturday in Dallas to benefit American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Family, friends mourn Coppell teen who's presumed drowned  Dallas Morning News

Jacob Logan was remembered as an excellent student and athlete who was “very humble” and touched the lives of many.

Coppell Middle School North band takes home top honor  Star Local Media

The Coppell Middle School North Honor Winds won the 2016 2C Honor Band title, the highest award in the state of Texas given by the Texas Music Educators ...

Coppell summer athletic camp schedules | Sports  Star Local Media

Baseball. June 23-26 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. for incoming students grades 2-4 and from 10 a.m. to noon for incoming students grades 5-7. July 28-31 from 8 a.m. ...

Coppell parent brings lawsuit against UIL over policy on transgender athletes  Star Local Media

Jim Baudhuin's teenage daughter wrestles for the Coppell High School wrestling team. She's established friendships with the other athletes on the team, and ...

Coppell ISD hopes to generate revenue by accepting students from outside district  Dallas Morning News

The Coppell district is opening enrollment to elementary students who live in Coppell but attend other districts.

Students Take to the Track for Solar Car Challenge  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The Solar Car Challenge is a closed-track event held at the world famous Texas Motor Speedway that helps to motivate students in Science, Engineering, and ...

Pinkerton Elementary a candidate for IB status | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Pinkerton Elementary principal Kristi Mikkelsen said she understands Coppell ISD's high standards. That's part of the reason why she wants her school to be ...

Case of transgender Euless high school wrestler isn't complicated: He just wants to compete  Dallas News

Dallas News: your source for breaking news and analysis for Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas and around the world. Read it here, first.

10 of Texas' Best High School Marching Bands (2016)  Wide Open Country

The Friday night lights just wouldn't be the same without the music to excite the crowd. Here are 10 of the best high school marching bands in Texas.

At science fair, sales skills help | Education | Dallas News  Dallas Morning News

Photos and a list of the grand-prize winners and runners-up from Saturday's Beal Bank Dallas Regional Science and Engineering Fair at Fair Park.

One father has moved on, but still sees the pain of suicide  Dallas Morning News

One suicide and several attempts at a Dallas middle school point up a pervasive problem.

Coppell color guard finishes season with 5th place finish  Star Local Media

The Coppell High School Color Guard wrapped up the 2015 winter guard group competitions with a 5th place finish in the Guard National A Class, Round 1, ...

10 things to know about Solomon Thomas: From having a crush on Beyoncé to the death of a close friend  Dallas News

Here are 10 things you might not know about NFL draft prospect Solomon Thomas.1. He went to Coppell.

No. 2 Orange Lutheran, No. 5 Blessed Trinity lead four new teams in Super 25 baseball rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

No. 2 Orange Lutheran is the top new team in the Super 25. The Lancers went 4-0 to win the National High School Invitational last week.

Huntsville gymnast forced to relocate to Coppell for training eager to begin collegiate career at UCLA  Huntsville Item

The past several years haven't been easy for Macy Toronjo and her family.

Homecoming Mums: Inside A Larger-Than-Life Texas Tradition  KERA News

All of America has homecoming football games, parades, pep rallies and dances, but no place has a tradition quite like the Texas homecoming mum.

Dirty Dozen: 12 Best NFL Prospects Who Played Texas High School  HERO Sports

The top three picks in the 2017 NFL Draft could be former Texas high school football players.

CHS Band wins 24th consecutive UIL Marching Sweepstakes Award  Star Local Media

With marching season in full swing, the Coppell High School Band has been competing in back to back marching contests in October, earning trophies and ...

Ball hawk: After decorated high school football career, Mullins thrives as defender on lacrosse field  SU The Daily Orange

Playing football at Notre Dame was Brandon Mullins' dream from the start. But one night in June of 2011, when that dream finally became a legitimate possibility, ...

Dallas County's valedictorians, salutatorians heading off to 77 different colleges this fall  Dallas News

These are the 2018 valedictorians and salutatorians for public, private and charter schools in Dallas County. (V) indicates valedictorian; (S) indicates ...

10 of Texas' Best High School Marching Bands (2015)  Wide Open Country

These Texas high school marching bands put on incredible halftime shows under the Friday night lights.

Undefeated transgender wrestler Mack Beggs advances to state with regional tournament win  Fort Worth Star Telegram

Transgender wrestler Mack Beggs is going to state for the second year in a row after winning the Class 6A Region II tournament at Allen High School.

Shipley named Director of High School Relations - University of

Shipley spent the previous three seasons as head coach and athletic director at Belton High School and has 17 years of high school head coaching experience.

CHS cheerleaders to hold cheer clinic | Coppell Gazette  Star Local Media

Coppell High School cheerleaders will hold a cheer clinic at CHS on Sept. 27.

Area students named to Austin College Dean's List  North Texas e-News

Sherman, Texas -- Austin College administrators have announced the Dean's List for Fall Term 2018. The Dean's List recognizes the top 20 percent of students ...

East Texas father, son coach state champ basketball teams 60 years apart  KLTV

An East Texas father-son duo. Both coaches of girls high school basketball team, and now after 60 years, both are coaches of state champs.

Dallas-area mayor reportedly shoots, kills teen daughter, then self  Plain Dealer

Police find the 55-year-old mayor of Coppell, Texas, and her 19-year-old daughter dead of gunshot wounds, with a note taped to the door of their home and ...

A Natural Leader  Notre Dame Official Athletic Site

Sept. 4, 2014 By Todd BurlageTo say it has been an eventful year for University of Notre Dame running back Cam McDaniel is as grand an understatement as ...

Jury gives lengthy sentence to man who pleaded guilty to Upshur County robbery  KLTV

A Dallas man has been given a lengthy sentence after pleading guilty to an aggravated robbery in Upshur County.

OHS color guard scores gold at state  Odessa American

The Odessa High School Winter Guard picked up its second gold medal in two years at the North Texas Color Guard Association competition at Coppell High ...

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