Two New Early Graduation Options Give Students The Chance To Graduate A Year Early
BY KYRA BACON New opportunities for early graduation will be available in the upcoming school year and students will have a chance to graduate a year early instead of halfway through their senior year. Starting in the 2013-2014 school year, early graduation, unlike this year and the years before,... Read more
Retired Admiral Stephen Rochon Speaks To CCHS For Black History Month
BY KYRA BACON CCHS was honored to have Retired Admiral Stephen Rochon and Congressman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz speak about the importance of Black History Month on Monday, February 25th, from 12:00 to 1:00pm in the auditorium. The presentation was a way to give students a firsthand account of the importance of... Read more
Brass And Woodwind Prepare For Competition
BY LOUIS DENNIN The woodwind and brass choirs from the Sound of Pride Band have been busily readying for the upcoming Solo and Ensemble event in February in hopes of receiving a high rating from the judges. Solo and Ensemble is an organized event for students involved in band,... Read more
Isabella Muncan Named Student Ambassador For The Broward League Of Cities
BY RACHEL SHARPE Junior Isabella Muncan was recently selected as one of four student ambassadors from throughout the county for the Broward League of Cities. The student ambassador program encourages students who are interested in government and political science to learn about and participate in public service at a... Read more
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