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The Work Is Worth it: The Gablettes take the stage at NDA

The Work Is Worth it: The Gablettes take the stage at NDA

Stephanie Andrade, Staff writer

March 31, 2020

Gables' award winning dance team, the Gablettes, faced the stage once again at the National Dance Alliance (NDA) competition on Thursday, March 5th. NDA trains dancers from middle school level to college level and holds competitions for dancers all around the country. The Gablettes prepped for Friday...

Corona Virus Attacks Miami-Dade County School Field Trips

Corona Virus Attacks Miami-Dade County School Field Trips

Ketty Dones, Staff Writer

March 17, 2020

South Florida school districts are preparing for the spread of the Coronavirus, COVID -19. The Coronavirus has officially reached Miami-Dade County, so Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS), has transitioned into online classes if to prevent the further spread of the disease. M-DCPS continues...

An Emotional Tribute: Black History Month Show

An Emotional Tribute: Black History Month Show

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

March 8, 2020

As the end of February approached, faculty members and students worked together to assemble a show in honor of Black history. The performance took place on March 6 and classes who were invited were allowed to sit back and enjoy as participants danced, sang, enacted plays, recited poems and put on fashion...

Harvard Model Congress Offers Students a Glimpse of Government

Harvard Model Congress Offers Students a Glimpse of Government

Maia Berthier and Chase Bagnall-Koger

March 6, 2020

A group of Gables students participated in one of the school's most beloved out-of-state field trips from Feb. 19-23: Harvard Model Congress. During the five-day trip, Cavaliers explored Boston, attended classes at Harvard University and participated in a simulation of Congress that allowed them to work...

Grad Bash: Class of 2020 Takes Orlando

Grad Bash: Class of 2020 Takes Orlando

Ana Capiro, Spanish Editor

March 6, 2020

As senior year comes to its last few months, with only about 10 weeks until graduation, the Class of 2020 is already celebrating. 160 seniors left for Orlando on Feb. 27, where they spent two days exploring two theme parks, Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios. A long-lasting tradition for the graduating class...

A Fond Farewell for Ms. Chappell

A Fond Farewell for Ms. Chappell

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

February 29, 2020

After teaching Cavaliers for twenty years, Ms. Chappell will be leaving to enjoy a well-deserved break from the school system. She will be retiring as a Gables teacher and will spend her official last day as a teacher on Friday, Feb. 28. This school will certainly miss her once she moves on, but in the...

Journalism Week: Celebrating Our Stories Together

Journalism Week: Celebrating Our Stories Together

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Throughout the week of Feb. 17 to the 21, Gables celebrated Journalism Week, also known commonly as J-Week. It is a week in which the CAF&DM academy and all the journalism classes come together to celebrate writing and storytelling and celebrate their accomplishments. Throughout those days, each...

Bridge for Peace: An Annual Night to Remember

Bridge for Peace: An Annual Night to Remember

Stephanie Andrade, Staff writer

February 21, 2020

This past Thursday, the annual Bridge for Peace fundraiser was held in the Coral Gables Museum, with this year's cause being to raise money and spread awareness for Asociación Emergencia Ayacucho (AEA). The objective of AEA is to provide shelter and education to orphans in order to help them become upstanding citize...

A Life-Changing Youth Leadership Conference

A Life-Changing Youth Leadership Conference

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

From Feb. 7 to Feb. 9, eight of our very own Cavaliers had the opportunity to represent Coral Gables Senior High at the Youth Leadership Conference (YLC) hosted by the University of Florida. Throughout the weekend, students were able to experience growth through team bonding and activities that were...

FCCLA & Culinary Arts Competitions: Two Teaspoons of Victory

FCCLA & Culinary Arts Competitions: Two Teaspoons of Victory

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

February 1, 2020

During the month of January, the culinary students participated in two cooking competitions - the FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) Baking and Pastry competition which took place on Jan. 17 and the Culinary Arts competition that was on Jan. 23. Throughout both of these events, the...

IB Pinning Ceremony Recognizes Juniors

IB Pinning Ceremony Recognizes Juniors

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

January 26, 2020

On Jan. 22, the International Baccalaureate (IB) class of 2021 officially received the title of official candidates for the Diploma Program at the IB pinning ceremony, where the juniors invited family and friends to celebrate their academic achievements. After reaching the end of the first semester,...

UDA Regionals: Preparations For A National Title

UDA Regionals: Preparations For A National Title

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

This past weekend, on Jan. 19, the Gablettes dance team traveled up to Orlando in order to compete at the UDA (Universal Dance Association) High School Regionals at the ESPN World of Sports Center. The team faced fierce competition, dancing against teams from schools including Winter Park, Maine South,...

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