The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School

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The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School

CavsConnect

The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School

CavsConnect

Student judges and Principal Ullivarri posing inside the life-sized snow globe created by Ms Leal-Garcia, the first place winner.

Deck the Halls with Cavaliers Spirit: Holiday Door Decoration Winners

Laura Ridoux and Andres Rodriguez December 11, 2021

The holiday spirit has officially seeped into Coral Gables Senior High with the festive door decoration contest held between faculty and staff on the campus having begun. Fostering friendly competition...

Mr. Pico explaining how to access the upcoming assignments.

Mr. Pico: Economic Expert and Rookie Teacher of the Year

Alan Morffi, Staff Writer November 27, 2021

At Coral Gables Senior High School, teachers spend countless unseen hours preparing and giving students a quality education. To recognize their hard work, Gables annually awards two Teacher of the Year...

On Friday, Sept. 17, Ms. Yanes joined the varsity cheerleading team on their way to a football game in support of Gables.

Ms. Yanes: Support Personnel of the Year

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer November 24, 2021

Every school year, selected staff members are awarded honors that highlight their devotion to their work at Coral Gables Senior High. As a paraprofessional, Ms. Yanes works in the Special Education department,...

Ms. Camacho has been teaching at Gables for 16 years and has not once stopped loving her job. She is very excited to have received “Teacher of the Year”.

Superstar Teacher: Ms. Camacho Nominated for “Teacher of the Year”

Diego Gómez Bello, Staff Writer November 18, 2021

Teaching at Coral Gables Senior High for 16 years, Ms. Camacho has been nominated for “Teacher of the Year'' for her dedication to teaching and fostering school spirit. The English and Speech and Debate...

Through the years, Mr. Reisert has won various trophies for FBLA, displaying them throughout his classroom as memories of past accomplishments.

Bidding Farewell to One of AOF’s Best: Mr. Reisert

Daniel Ridgely, CavsConnect Staff November 16, 2021

A home for business fanatics at Coral Gables Senior High, the Academy of Finance houses students prepared to delve into classes such as Accounting, Entrepreneurship and Principles of Finance. Among the...

To start off the week, Ms.Linares usually teaches her students vocabulary and helps them practice how to use the words in various sentences.

Finding a Forever Home: Ms. Linares

Anthony Russo, Sports Editor November 6, 2021

For some teachers, the first school they work at becomes their forever home, spending years with the faculty and building up pride for what they do. However, for other instructors it takes time to find...

Ms. Eljaiek stands in front of her bulletin board of motivational messages that she decorated to encourage her students to work hard in and out of the classroom.

Entering the English Department: Ms. Eljaiek Joins the Cavaliers

Diego Gómez Bello, Staff Writer November 2, 2021

Coral Gables Senior High saw many English teachers retire last school year, leaving a gap to fill in the English Department. However, Cavaliers welcomed just as many teachers as they bid farewell in the...

The boys basketball team gathered together in the gymnasium to meet the new Coach Shoon and hear about his plans for the winter season.

Starting Up a New Season: Coach Shoon

Arianna Hoyos and Massimo Aguila October 29, 2021

A farewell to a long-time coach, competing at state finals and having several games canceled due to COVID-19 exposure are just a few of the things that characterized last year's boys' basketball season....

Mrs. Orbis, know around Gables as Ms. Lopez, stands proudly with one of her colleagues at a NAF event.

Mrs. Orbis Pursues her Next Chapter with the National Academy Foundation

Maia Berthier, Co-Editor-in-Chief October 10, 2021

In recent years, Coral Gables Senior High’s Academy of Finance has gained much acclaim for its vast social media presence and multitude of events in conjunction with local and national businesses. Although...

After working at Gables as the IB Secretary for 37 years, Ms. Bello proudly stands next to the Gables Cavalier as she enjoys her final school year.

The End of an IB Era: Ms. Bello

Audrey Lezcano, Staff Writer September 29, 2021

The International Baccalaureate program at Coral Gables Senior High has been around since 1986, making it one of the oldest IB schools in Miami-Dade County. Two years prior to the start of the program,...

Mrs. Haun is an International Baccalaureate Spanish teacher at Coral Gables Senior High who is officially retiring after teaching for around five decades.

A Lifetime of Teaching: Mrs. Haun’s Last Year at Gables

Camila Ruiz, Staff Writer September 27, 2021

After the four years she has been teaching at Coral Gables Senior High, the time has come to bid International Baccalaureate Spanish Teacher Mrs. Haun farewell. Although Mrs. Haun has retired in the past...

Mr. Ball-llovera stands in front of a bulletin board he decorated with projects he made his students complete about their background in hopes of getting to know the AOF students more personally.

AOF’s New Academy Leader: Mr. Ball-llovera

Jasmine Rizo, Staff Writer September 16, 2021

The Academy of Finance at Gables is a magnet that houses over one hundred students, gearing them towards success by granting them the foundations needed in the business world. Through curriculums pertaining...

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