Ashira Vantrees Receives “Sun Life Rising Star” Award From Miami Dolphins
BY CHERINA EUDOVIQUE CCHS Senior Ashira Vantrees was honored by the Miami Dolphins with the Sun Life Rising Star Award at the home game on December 16, 2013. Vantrees entered an essay contest to be able to represent Women of Tomorrow, a mentoring program for “at-risk” high school girls... Read more
Seniors To Host Variety Show on January 30
BY DANIELLE ONAFRAYCHUK The annual senior Variety Show will be held on January 30 – February 1, 2013, but already preparations for the show are under way. Similar to a talent show, the Variety Show uses acts performed by students. The theme for this year has not yet been... Read more
Fashion Academy Visits New York City
BY KYRA BACON The Fashion Academy visited New York City from December 5th to the 9th, to learn about the industry and talk to executives. The students attended many conferences that gave them insight on how the fashion world really works. They also got to meet professionals in hospitality,... Read more
Sound Of Pride Perform Winter Concert
BY CHEYENNE PINO Cooper City High’s Sound of Pride band program held their annual winter concert Thursday December 13th at 7pm, in the school’s auditorium to showcase this year’s talent. Band Director Christopher Schletter conducted performances by the Sound of Pride’s Percussion ensemble, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble. The... Read more
CCHS Debate Club Competes In National Competition At George Mason University
BY DAVID DEACON The CCHS debate students traveled to George Mason University for a national debate competition from November 30th to December 2nd. On Friday, November 30th, students boarded a bus to the airport and flew to Fairfax, Virginia. For most students, it was their first time competing in... Read more
CCHS Gives Back For The Holidays
BY RACHEL SHARPE With winter break around the corner and the giving spirit in full swing, a number of clubs and organizations at CCHS are doing their part to help make the holidays brighter for many who desperately need it this holiday season. For the past 24 years, CCHS... Read more
Program Helps Educate Teens About Distracted Driving
  BY DANIELLE ONAFRAYCHUK Distracted Drivers is a program designed to teach student drivers about the dangers of distracted driving and the precautions they should take while driving. Each day, more than fifteen people are killed and more than 1,200 people are injured from crashes related to distracted driving.... Read more
CCHS Science Club Competes In Water Tower Competition
BY KYRA BACON CCHS’s Science Club participated in the annual Water Tower Competition on December 8th in Boca Raton. The competition, which was created a few years ago by the American Water Works Association, judges each water tower based on creativity, cost, hydraulics and structural efficiency. The AWWA divides the... Read more
English Classes Go See Life Of Pi
BY KYRA BACON On Wednesday, November 28th, the English 2 classes at CCHS took a field trip to see Life of Pi after reading the novel in class. Life of Pi premiered November 21st, getting 4 stars and many great reviews. The book, written by author Yann Martel, features a... Read more
Senior Lexy Lopez Starts Little Dresses For Africa Club At CCHS
BY VIRGINIA PENIAS Senior Lexy Lopez has created a Little Dresses for Africa organization at Cooper City High School to help young girls around the world who cannot afford clothes. Every morning, students open up their closets to see plenty of clothes to wear, but most don’t realize that other... Read more