Five Days In L.A.: CTV AT The STN Competition
BY ANASTASIA PAVLINSKAYA On March 5, 2013, CTV hit ground in Los Angeles for the 10th annual Student Television Network National convention at the Westin Bonaventure hotel. For 6 days, Figueroa Street was our home where we shared the memories of a lifetime. We arrived in a similar fashion... Read more
NJROTC’S First Graduating Class Stands Tall
BY CHERINA EUDOVIQUE They are often seen around campus in uniform, practicing drills on the softball field, and helping out around the community, but the Cooper City High School Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps Unit is more than its outside perceptions. NJROTC is a relatively new addition to... Read more
Under The Radar Clubs Have A Lot To Offer
BY DAVID DEACON Cooper City High School has a number of clubs that could be considered “under the radar”, such as Future Medical Professionals of America, United Nations Youth Alliance, and Music Forum. The Future Medical Professionals of America Club has been a part of Cooper City High School since... Read more
Jazz Band Hits The Right Note
BY LOUIS DENNIN At the end of January the CCHS Jazz Band held their first meeting of the year, ready to kick off a new season of jazz music and prepare for the Florida Bandmasters Association (FBA) festival, where the ensemble will be heard and rated by judges. As... Read more
State Of The Art: AP Art Students Excel Creatively And Academically
BY STACEY PASTERNAK More likely than not, you’ve heard of AP classes. CCHS students take many of these college-level classes each and every year. But one of these AP classes is not like the others. AP art, taught by Ms. Katherine Sharp, is a rare AP class, taken only... Read more
Top Chefs: CCHS Foodies Hone Their Skills In The Culinary Club
BY STACEY PASTERNAK Looking into the four kitchens of Ms. Braman’s and Ms. Daniels’s early childcare rooms on a regular school day, one would think they’ve just entered a ghost town. After all, we haven’t had cooking classes here at CCHS in a long time, so why not get... Read more
To Study And Serve: CCHS Seniors Take Aim At Getting Into Military Academies
BY JESSICA WEAVER Around this time each year, high school seniors find themselves over stressed and anxious due to the college application process. Rushing to get last minute recommendation letters and acceptable SAT scores, they find themselves dreading the schools they were once so excited to apply to. But... Read more
All Around The World: CCHS Welcomes Students From Other Countries
BY STACEY PASTERNAK The Canary Islands, or the Canaries, are one of Spain’s 17 self-governing communities and come in the form of 13 islands. They are very popular among tourists because of their beautiful climate and natural swimming pools, and are home to the third largest volcano in the... Read more
Behind The Scenes Of CTV
BY OLIVIA PASCALE-WONG CTV is one of CCHS’s most recognized programs with a reputation larger than the student body itself. Though the short 2 minute segments may seem like a piece of cake, there’s a lot more that goes into each show, behind the lenses of the familiar camera.... Read more
On The Set With The NBC 6 News Anchors
BY RACHEL HAAS Ever since I can remember I’ve wanted to be a television reporter, so when my dad arranged a visit to the set of NBC 6 News I was super excited. Entering the doors of the studio felt like entering a golden city, although it was clearly... Read more