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Senior Picnic Marks the Beginning of the End of High School for Class of 2013

Senior Picnic Marks the Beginning of the End of High School for Class of 2013

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

March 5, 2013


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The highly anticipated senior event finally arrived on March first. By 8:00 a.m, seven buses were lined up ready to transport seniors to the annually held Senior Picnic that took place in Dodge City Amusements. Although it was unlike previous years due to the cold weather, seniors managed to push that...

JROTC Drill and Color Gaurd Team Qualify for States

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

March 5, 2013


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Coral Gables' very own JROTC Drill and Color Guard team spend the majority of their year committed to improving for upcoming competitions. Aside from their class, period cadets stay afterschool Monday through Thursday for as long as two hours to practice on different routines. Their last three competitions...

Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America

Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

December 25, 2012


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Each year, the Design, Education, and Hospitality Academy; which consists of Fashion, Culinary, and childcare; compete in the FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community leaders of America) Contests. This year the competition was held on December 5th at Miami Dade North Campus where Gables entered eight diff...

A Rise in School Spirit

A Rise in School Spirit

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

November 7, 2012


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A big supporter of our Cavalier sports, Junior Class President, Cole Scanlon, noticed last year that Cavalier spirit and support was lacking. Instantly taking initiative, Scanlon used the summer to begin brainstorming the idea of creating a club that focuses on rewarding students who get involved in...

CAF&DM Wins Big at Journalism Day

CAF&DM Wins Big at Journalism Day

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

October 21, 2012


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Eighty-eight of our Communication Arts students attended and competed at the Florida Scholastic Press Association's District 6 40th Annual Journalism Day, held at Florida International University on Saturday, October 20, 2012. Approximately 300 middle and high school students from all around the county...

Sisters With Attitude

Sisters With Attitude

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

October 16, 2012


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When entering Gables her freshman year, senior Deja Stephens noticed there was a lack of African American females involved in extracurricular activities. "I saw that as a problem. At that time our school didn't have a black history class or club to get the African American population united." This...

Students Shine in Second Pep Rally of the Year

Julian Martell, Arts & Entertainment Editor

September 24, 2012


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Once again, students gathered in the auditorium on Friday, September 14, with no other objective other than to cheer the football team on to possible victory. This time, the pep rally preceded an epic showdown between our very own Coral Gables Cavaliers and the Northwestern Bulls. It took about half...

Open House Back-to-School Night

Open House Back-to-School Night

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

September 16, 2012


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September 12 marks the night that students bring their parents back to school. The field was full of cars with no spaces to spare, and the halls were over crowded with students and Gablettes guiding parents to the classrooms. "I love having the opportunity, along with the other Gablettes, to walk...

Cav Camp Introduces the IB Class of 2016 to Gables

Cav Camp Introduces the IB Class of 2016 to Gables

Isaac Andino, Editor-in-Chief of Catharsis, Literary Magazine

August 9, 2012


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On June 18 to 22, 2012, incoming IB freshmen were treated to a weeklong CavCamp, where the students met their future teachers, participated in team-building activities, and talked to IB seniors to gain a candid perspective on the IB program and life at Gables. Monday began with a pep talk at the auditorium...

JCLC: JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge

JCLC: JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

June 27, 2012


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On June 20 to 24, 14 JROTC cadets attended an annual leadership challenge camp located in Davie, FL. Along with hundreds of other students from different schools in Dade county. They lived outdoors for a week where they participated in aquatics training, map reading to locate different size grids, learned...

Baseball Team to Play in Summer League

Baseball Team to Play in Summer League

Gabriel Sardinia, Business Manager, Catharsis, Literary Magazine

June 22, 2012


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The Cavalier Baseball Team's season recently ended with a crushing defeat in the regional semi-finals. Since then, the team has not missed a beat and "summer ball" has begun. Although they play 25 games, coach Wisser has put an emphasis on getting better instead of just winning. "Of course we want...

Freshman Orientation

Freshman Orientation

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

June 20, 2012


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Freshmen orientation not only confirms the ending of another school year, but it is also a highly anticipated day for those incoming freshmen. Every year an orientation is held for those students who want to get a glimpse of the halls they will soon be walking. Sabrina Ochoa is one of the hundreds...

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