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18-19 Silver Knight Nominees

18-19 Silver Knight Nominees

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

One of the most highly regarded mini-scholarships in the Broward and Miami-Dade Counties is the 'Silver Knight Scholarship', which is sponsored by the Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald. Out of 742 Seniors from 115 Schools in Southwestern Florida, one student wins in each of the fifteen categories, produ...

This Year’s Posse Scholarship Finalists!

This Year’s Posse Scholarship Finalists!

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

Posse, a full-tuition scholarship, is a well-known, rigorous program that identifies individuals with leadership potential across ten cities in the United States. The program is beneficial as it offers seniors the financial help they need for college and creates a dedicated community of Posse scholars...

Interact Wears Pink in the Month of October

Interact Wears Pink in the Month of October

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under Club, Spotlights, Top Stories

The month of October is notable for Breast Awareness as worldwide organizations embroider their products with pink ribbons. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, each year in the United States, about 240,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer, and more than 40,000 women pass aw...

Young Entrepreneurs Compete Through NFTE

Young Entrepreneurs Compete Through NFTE

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

October 21, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

The Academy of Finance (AOF) works alongside the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), in which students are taught the principles of entrepreneurship. Every year, NFTE holds a national competition where students are asked to create a business plan. The $15,000 prize for the first place winne...

Friends of Gables High Founder: June Morris

Friends of Gables High Founder: June Morris

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights

June Morris, a Coral Gables Senior High class of ’79 alumna and former Gablette and cheerleader, has admiringly remained involved with the Coral Gables community since her graduation. She is the founder of a community group called Friends of Gables High that is comprised of Gables alumni, parents of...

SNHS: Saving the World One Less Paper at a Time

SNHS: Saving the World One Less Paper at a Time

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under Club, Spotlights

Many students and staff do not realize the effect that their vast use of paper has on the environment. On the first day of school alone, there are at least 24,500 sheets of paper printed and distributed to students by the administration at Coral Gables Senior High. Add on the fact that at least 28,000...

Catching a Cav with Character: Inquirer

Catching a Cav with Character: Inquirer

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Cavs with Character, Spotlights, Top Stories

An inquirer can be described as someone who possesses the enthusiasm to learn and grow throughout their educational, professional and personal life. The ambition to improve and develop investigative skills allows an inquirer to nurture their curious personality. The qualities of an inquirer have b...

Did Someone Say Election?

Did Someone Say Election?

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

Everyone wants their voice to be heard and used to bring about positive change in their high school. As a way to express their voice, students run in class government elections for a position they feel suits them the most. Those running make posters and flyers in the hopes of showcasing who they are...

Killian Raider Challenge: JROTC Paves the Way

Killian Raider Challenge: JROTC Paves the Way

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under Club, Spotlights, Top Stories

Without a doubt, the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) is unique to Gable's atmosphere in that it instills leadership, test precision, physical skills and most importantly, commitment, within high school students. Through this program's curriculum, a student is provided with a more disciplined...

Key Club Attends the WOW Event

Key Club Attends the WOW Event

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Club, Spotlights

On Sept. 22, the board members of the Coral Gables Key Club chapter participated in the WOW Experience at the Miami International Airport Convention Center. The event is hosted by the WOW Center and aims to lift the spirits of adults who have lived with a mental disability. The center is an alt...

Elizabeth Stack: Nationally Recognized Educator

Elizabeth Stack: Nationally Recognized Educator

Emily Simon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2018


Filed under Faculty, Spotlights, Top Stories

Elizabeth Stack is the campus's sole College Application Process (CAP) advisor, assisting students in successfully matriculating at top-tier universities for the past eight years. As a result of the careful detail she puts into her work, she was honored with the Yale Educator Award, a prestigious award granted to only ...

A Warm Cavalier Welcome to New Clubs

A Warm Cavalier Welcome to New Clubs

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018


Filed under Club, Spotlights

Once the 2018-2019 Club Fair commenced during both lunches on Sept. 14, students of all grade levels and academies were invited to explore numerous displays of the school's clubs. The purpose of the event was for the clubs to attract potential members by providing students with information on each club....

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