CCHS Implements New EOC Testing Schedule
BY DANIEL LIEBOWITZ Cooper City High School is implementing a new EOC (End-of-Course) Exam Testing Schedule for the 2013-2014 school year, devoting four consecutive Tuesdays from April 22 to May 12 to testing, each with a different EOC exam. This schedule is replacing the one used last year where... Read more
Teachers Come Up With New Ways To Control Cell Phone Usage In Class
BY VIRGINIA PENIAS Teachers at Cooper City High School have begun collecting students cell phones during class to avoid the distractions they pose. For many students today, phones are no longer just used to talk.  These practical devices can call, text, surf the web, send e-mails, take pictures and... Read more
CCHS Wind Ensemble Wins Straight Superiors At The Musical Performance Assesment
BY JACQUELINE QUINONES AND MELANIE SMITH After hours of diligent preparation, both the Cooper City High School Symphonic and Wind Ensemble bands thrived at the Musical Performance Assessment (MPA) on March 14, with the Symphonic Band receiving an overall rating of Excellent and the Wind Ensemble receiving straight Superiors.... Read more
What Is Project Brain?
BY ALLISON BARNARD Cooper City High School recently teamed up with the Broward Prevention office to start a new chapter of Project Brain, a movement running throughout Broward County schools that aims to spread the importance of brain health and the dangers of teenage drinking. For the past month,... Read more
Cooper City High DECA Competes At States
BY KYRA BACON Ninety-four qualifying Cooper City High School DECA members attended the CDC State Competition in Orlando on Thursday, March 6th, to Sunday, March 9th, competing in a variety of categories in testing and business manual presentations. To qualify for the annual State Competition, members of DECA had... Read more
CCHS Fashion Marketing Class Presents a’ Paris Fashion Show
BY DANIELLE ONAFRAYCHUK Cooper City High School`s annual fashion show was hosted in the auditorium on March 13th, 2014 to raise money and donate dresses to Becca`s closet while also presenting current fashion. For the past three years, the CCHS fashion students have organized the fashion show in order... Read more
Students And Staff Face Off On The Basketball Court To Benefit Layer Scholarship Foundation
BY KARINA BLODNIEKS Cooper City High School staff and students faced off in their annual charity basketball game on Thursday, February 20 to raise money for the James and Lindsay Layer Scholarship Foundation. Staff, students, and parents alike joined together in the CCHS gym at seven p.m. to ensure sufficient... Read more
Feeding Children Everywhere Club Prepares Thirty Thousand Meals For Needy Children
BY KYRA BACON Cooper City High School students and volunteers gathered on Wednesday, February 26th, in the cafeteria to prepare over 30,000 meals for Feeding Children Everywhere, a charity brought to CCHS by junior Alexis and senior Persis Bhadha. Feeding Children Everywhere is an organization that provides nutritious meals for... Read more
NHS To Hold Voter Registration Drive
BY SABRINA VICTOR CCHS’s National Honor Society will be hosting a voter registration drive on Tuesday, March 18 under the red awning during all Social Studies classes. Students who miss the opportunity during class may also register in the media center during lunch. In order to be eligible, students... Read more
The Senior Class Show Their Talent In The Annual Variety Show
BY RACHEL HAAS Cooper City High School held its annual Variety Show on January 30 and 31 in the auditorium, serving as a fundraiser for the senior class. Danielle Brookes, Maddison Braddy, Nick Zottoli, Wasim Hayatt, and Taylor Axelrod hosted this show and ticket sales raised a total of... Read more