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The Heart of Cavalier Spirit: Mr. Costa

The Heart of Cavalier Spirit: Mr. Costa

Jana Faour and Kluivert Suquino

November 11, 2019

Taking care of a high school with over 3,500 students is no walk in the park. The role of a principal is often misconstrued and taken for granted. Aside from all of the professionalism that goes on behind the scenes, the principal plays a vital role in a student's high school experience. At Coral Gab...

When All is Said and Dunn, ‘Twere Dunn Too Quickly

When All is Said and Dunn, ‘Twere Dunn Too Quickly

Jimena Romero and Kluivert Suquino

October 29, 2019

Coral Gables Senior High is known for having one of the most powerful International Baccalaureate (IB) programs in the district. There is no question that the program's success is attributed to the empowering teachers who are committed to providing students with an education that goes above and beyond....

Recognizing Star Educators: Mrs. Lopez

Recognizing Star Educators: Mrs. Lopez

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

September 30, 2019

With all the wonderful academies that Coral Gables Senior High has to offer, the Academy of Finance (AOF) is certainly at the top of the list, lead by National Academy Foundation award winner Mrs. Natasha Lopez. This prestigious award is a student-recommended nomination, meaning that students in the Ac...

PTSA Secretary Provides Relief for the Bahamas

PTSA Secretary Provides Relief for the Bahamas

Maia Berthier, Opinion and Copy Editor

September 15, 2019

In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, individuals and organizations from the United States have stepped in to help out the Bahamian communities left devastated by the storm. The damage that the residents of the Bahamas are currently facing reminds Miami residents of the forces of hurricanes Katrina ...

Getting to Know the Behind the Scenes Cavalier Team

Getting to Know the Behind the Scenes Cavalier Team

Maria Puyana, Staff Writer

September 9, 2019

For nearly 70 years, Coral Gables High School (CGHS) has been a second home not just to students, but to faculty as well. While a lot of the work done behind the scenes may oftentimes go unnoticed, there are several remarkable faculty and staff members that work restlessly to ensure success across all...

Oh, The Places She Helped Us Go

Oh, The Places She Helped Us Go

Jesse Zambrano, Spotlights Editor

August 20, 2019

The 2018-2019 school year brought many changes to our campus, however, the most surprising and heartfelt was the retirement of our College Assistance Program (CAP) Advisor, Mrs. Stack. She began to work on campus in 2012 after leaving her long-time job as a lawyer. Although she had never worked as a CAP A...

PTSA: Behind the Scenes

PTSA: Behind the Scenes

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

August 15, 2019

Although we do not always see them, the Coral Gables Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) plays a big role in the return to school. They organize the uniform sales before the start of the new school year and even during it, they host the Welcome Back Breakfast. On Wednesday, Aug. 14, you coul...

Elizabeth Stack: Nationally Recognized Educator

Elizabeth Stack: Nationally Recognized Educator

Emily Simon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2018

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 ...

Welcome to the Gables Teaching Staff

Welcome to the Gables Teaching Staff

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

August 28, 2018

Coral Gables Senior High is ecstatic to meet the new teachers on campus for the 2018-2019 school year. It is always a pleasure welcoming new staff members to the cohort of students, faculty, and administrative staff at Gables High. Like with any new teacher on campus, everyone is eager to get to know...

A Three Dimensional Approach to Learning

A Three Dimensional Approach to Learning

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017

Not sure what she had in store in the future, Ms. Chappell began working as a sales representative for a pharmaceutical company. Although she had passion for her job at the time, she began to grow tired of the daily routine and began searching for other alternatives. After her work in sales, she majored...

Let’s Get Down to Business with Mrs. Carranza

Let’s Get Down to Business with Mrs. Carranza

Yeileny Lopez, Opinion Editor

November 12, 2017

As many students know, Gables is full of wonderful teachers that make the high school experience more bearable. From her loving attitude to her commitment, Gables is proud to present Mrs. Carranza as the Teacher of the Year. For those who do not know her, Mrs. Carranza is the Lead Teacher of the Academy...

A Year of Novelty

A Year of Novelty

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

September 3, 2017

In the 2017-2018 school year, Coral Gables Senior High has been gifted with the arrival of many new teachers, who come prepared and trained to offer their knowledge and techniques to new students. Tatiana Battisti is our new Italian teacher. She completed her bachelor’s degree at Roma Tre University...

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