In Service To Others: CCHS Students Prepare For A Career In The Military
BY KYRA BACON The military has always been associated with honor, prestige, and challenges. However, most don’t grasp the true difficulty of what it means to be a soldier or what exactly it entails. Enlisting in the military is a choice some find difficult to make, whereas others have... Read more
A New Day For Deca
BY KYRA BACON A hushed silence fell over the crowd of Cooper City High School’s DECA students. Decorations transformed the cafeteria, cakes were spread along the tables and the last student had arrived just moments ago. Everything was set, and suddenly, a lone figure appeared outside. Whistling to himself,... Read more
Students Express Their Fandom And Creative Side Through Cosplay
BY RACHEL SHARPE For most teenagers, dressing up in costumes is reserved for one special night of the year: Halloween. However, for a few students at CCHS, dressing up in costumes is for more than just asking neighbors for candy or attending a Halloween costume party. These students are... Read more
Cooper City Celebrates Its Past On Founders Day
BY BLUE KAUFMAN Even in a little town like Cooper City, we too often get caught up in our own busy schedules. Thoughts of an upcoming exam, an appointment, or just life in general can send us into a stupor of stress, placing a wedge between us and other... Read more
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