• District of Character The Coppell Independent School District recognizes the importance of its role in helping learners develop and demonstrate good character qualities every day in order to become successful contributors in the 21st century. In fact, character was referenced during both of the district’s strategic planning processes (in 2003 and again in 2009), and has become an integral part of the district’s Mission Statement and goals:
    The mission of the Coppell Independent School District, as a committed and proven leader in educational excellence, is to ensure our learners achieve personal success, develop strong moral character, and become a dynamic leaders and global citizens with a zeal for service by engaging each individual through innovative learning experiences led by a visionary staff and progressive community.
    With the support of staff and community members who served on the action team for character, Coppell ISD will host information meetings to: raise community awareness about how the district is addressing character education in its schools; present topics of interest related to character;communicate new character initiatives; gather input through online surveys; and report results/findings. This dynamic new section of the website will serve as an all-inclusive area where parents, and community members can learn how CISD is fulfilling its mission to develop students of strong moral character by:
    • Adding researched-based character education programs (including bullying) for all grade levels
    • Identifying helpful resources including the Student Code of Conduct
    • Embedding character development in the curriculum, grading, and assessments
    • Establishing a system for teacher recognition of good character
    • Forming district/community partnerships for consistency of expectations and improved focus
    • Including staff training for all Coppell ISD personnel
    • Creating a culture & climate where the demonstration of good character qualities are a daily expectation

CISD Character Traits

  • Integrity