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Oh, the Places They Will Go: The Cavalier Class of 2020

Oh, the Places They Will Go: The Cavalier Class of 2020

Daniel Toll, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2020

The Class of 2020 is off to a phenomenal start to the new year, and many seniors have already been accepted into many of the nation's most prestigious colleges and universities. In this story grid, frequently updated question-and-answer pieces will be uploaded in an article series spotlighting the Class ...

IAmGables: Changing the Lives of Future Cavaliers

IAmGables: Changing the Lives of Future Cavaliers

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

February 15, 2020

As many graduating eighth grade students begin to search for a new home throughout their four years of high school, there are some students who struggle to gather all the information from the opportunities that are offered to them. Usually, new students will join clubs and extracurriculars their freshmen...

The Handmade Coco: A Trend Gone Coco at Coral Gables Senior High

The Handmade Coco: A Trend Gone Coco at Coral Gables Senior High

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

January 20, 2020

Although hairstyle trends are constantly alternating, headscarves are accessories that never go out of fashion. While still being a full-time student, senior Chloe Casaudoumecq creates and sells headpieces during her spare time. The 100% cotton and fray-free scarves can be found on her Instagram page @thehandmadecoco for ten dollars apiece. To place an orde...

Cavalier Globetrotters and Their Adventures During Winter Break 2019

Cavalier Globetrotters and Their Adventures During Winter Break 2019

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

January 13, 2020

During the 2019 holiday break, students hoped to relax from the academic rigor they faced during the first half of the school year. Everyone anticipated the joy that holidays ultimately bring, with some students even celebrating early by sporting very cheerful holiday sweaters and socks around the school. ...

The New Year Is Here. Is It Time For A New You,Too?

The New Year Is Here. Is It Time For A New You,Too?

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

As the new year approaches, many Cavaliers are looking for a fresh start. Whether it is to travel more, spend more time with family, or study more, they each have our own New Year's resolutions and goals for the decade that is upon us. For freshman Beatriz Cruz, she already has set many goals and New Year...

Expression Beyond the Classroom: Hidden Talents of Gables

Expression Beyond the Classroom: Hidden Talents of Gables

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

January 8, 2020

Coral Gables Senior High is the proud home of over 3,000 students, many of whom carry unique talents with them that are not always up for showcase in their academic classes. By exploring these interests outside of school, they have found an activity that serves as their own. Below are some exemplary...

Cavaliers and Their Uniquely “Odd” Pets

Cavaliers and Their Uniquely “Odd” Pets

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

January 7, 2020

At Gables, everyone, ranging from students of all grade levels to members of the faculty possess a sort of uniqueness that contribute to what makes the Cavalier family special. To embrace the uniqueness that empowers our school, CavsConnect decided to track down which Cavaliers had, considerably, the...

Jorge Valero: Long Live Mexico, and Long Live World Peace

Jorge Valero: Long Live Mexico, and Long Live World Peace

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

As  senior Jorge Valero reviewed his emails in hopes of finding college updates on his admission status, he discovered an invitation that would change his life forever. An email sent by the Scholas Occurentes organization led him onto a journey he never thought possible. Scholas Ocurrentes, a Mexican scholars program d...

Little Cavaliers: Seeing Students Grow from Toddlers to Teenagers

Little Cavaliers: Seeing Students Grow from Toddlers to Teenagers

Natalie Abrahantes, Staff Writer

November 28, 2019

The Little Cavalier Program at Coral Gables Senior High continues to provide teachers with the option of having their children engage in an early education program which conveniently takes place in the same building as their teaching. The program allows children to partake in a variety of fun activities ...

The Journey Onto The Next Four: QuestBridge Finalists Announced

The Journey Onto The Next Four: QuestBridge Finalists Announced

Ingrid Moises and Jana Faour

November 25, 2019

For most students, the college application season starts on Aug. 1, when the Common Application and other sites open. For others, this process really began in September with QuestBridge (QB) opening its scholarship applications. QuestBridge is a non-profit organization that aids students in finding scholarship...

Here Come the Cavaliers in Shining Armor

Here Come the Cavaliers in Shining Armor

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

The time has come for Silver Knight nominees to share their project with the rest of the local Miami community. Each of these Cavaliers began a project their junior year that impacted and contributed to their school or community. Each student was nominated for one category out of the ones available: A...

The Class of 2023 Reveals Their New Board

The Class of 2023 Reveals Their New Board

Ariana Alvarez and Jesse Zambrano

October 16, 2019

As the new freshmen class settles and prepares for their high school experience, the 2019-2020 freshmen class board establishes themselves. The student body has spoken and have chosen Allan Kaplan as President, Victoria Borja as Vice President and Isabella Morales as Secretary. In addition, the grade...

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