Get your bowls ready: CCHS welcomes new Culinary Club
BY JOSEPH STURGEON Yet another club has been added to the list of the many available at CCHS, the latest addition being Culinary Club. Founded by senior Lara Gurdikyan, Culinary Club aims to provide a community to CCHS students that are interested in cooking, baking or learning about different... Read more
The Hobin Garden: Students, staff and friends gather to celebrate the life of the recently departed CCHS teacher
BY ALEXANDRA SANSONE The slight breeze blowing through the CCHS courtyard didn’t help the chills filling everyone in attendance as they choked back tears during each performance at the Hobin Memorial Garden. Fairy lights strewn into tutus and glitter makeup were observed among the crowd of people who came... Read more
Leaping into final rehearsals: CCHS Thespians prepare for their production of “The Frogs”
BY ALEXANDRA SANSONE “The Frogs” isn’t the typical high school play. Written by Aristophanes in the common era, “The Frogs” is a classical play that the Thespians have taken their own spin on. A CCHS Thespians original scene was added to the beginning of the show to help gear... Read more
Masked munchkins: Littlest Cowboys go trick-or-treating early around the CCHS campus
BY ALEXANDRA SANSONE Police officers, superheroes and princesses, oh my! It was costume galore in the Littlest Cowboys room as parents and grandparents secured outfits onto their children, who were fidgeting with the excitement of roaming around at the “big kid school” in search of candy. The children weren’t... Read more
Fighting breast cancer one beat at a time: Zumba for a cause fundraiser is a success
BY KAREN SUROS Lively, energetic music is playing as the eager crowd does their best to mimic the instructors, who spur them on. What looks like the ordinary Zumba lesson is actually an out-of-the-ordinary fundraiser. Cooper City High School hosted the second annual Zumba for a Cause fundraising event... Read more
A nightmare to remember: Best Buddies hosts annual Halloween party
BY SASHEEN JOSEPH Witches, ghosts and the “Cupid Shuffle” turned the CCHS cafeteria into a nightmare to remember. The fourth annual Best Buddies Halloween Spooktacular was hosted by the club Best Buddies on October 25. Students, parents and friends of all ages dressed up in their best costumes and... Read more
A night full of eating and entertainment: CCHS band hosts the fall concert
BY SABRINA WONG On October 23, the CCHS band program hosted their fall concert in the school cafeteria from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The concert was a fundraiser, so ticket money contributed to supporting the band program as a whole. Tickets were sold for $15 each from October... Read more
Student crime watch club coming to CCHS
BY ABBIE TUSCHMAN There have been a host of new security measures implemented at CCHS within the past year. Walking around school, it’s difficult to find a student who isn’t wearing an ID or who is unaware of the increased regulations surrounding everything from football games to staying on... Read more
A sweet week: Homecoming 2018 festivities
BY EMMA FRANZ AND JULIA SAFRIN Homecoming week is the time of the year in which students get to come together as a school to show off their school spirit through cheers and themed outfits. Each year, homecoming is centered around a theme, this year’s being “It’s Sweet to... Read more
Clothes collection for a cause: FMPA begins its clothing drive for breast cancer
BY EMMA HUERTA Since 1985, the month of October has been deemed National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. Here at CCHS, students volunteer and donate to raise awareness of the disease. From October 16 to October 30, Future Medical Professionals of America (FMPA) will be collecting... Read more