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Top Gear Vs. The Grand Tour: Same Show, Different Decade

The two shows are notorious for their witty jokes and car fanatics.

Patrick Heydasch, CavsConnect Staff Writer

August 21, 2020

Top Gear: Release Date: Oct. 20, 2002 Starring: Richard Hammond, James May, Jeremy Clarkson The Grand Tour: Release Date: Nov. 18, 2016 Starring: Richard Hammond, James May, Jeremy Clarkson Our Rating: Top Gear: A+, Grand Tour: A- Beginning in 2002, BBC Two rebooted the 70s auto-focused show, “Top...

A Message From Our Principal & Parent Resources (Parent Pin, Emergency Contact, Reopening Guide & Week of Welcome Info.)

August 18, 2020

Parent Resources: Click here to update your child's emergency contact form.  Click here to apply for free or reduced lunch. Click here to expedite the providing of the access pin for the MDCPS Parent Portal, please complete the form provided. Click here to access more information regarding the MDCPS Week of Welcome ...

TikTok Trends: Updated

TikTok is known to begin trends where users are able to join in and keep up to date with everyday. These trends have been able to entertain  its users with these trends all throughout quarantine.

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

May 10, 2020

As most of us are stuck at home finding a way to entertain ourselves, TikTok users have been participating in the most recent trends going around. Those who are used to this app know how these trends tend to vary around every week. Here are the most recent ones on people's "For You" page. Make Your ow...

Dear Seniors

in 2019, the graduating class of Cavalier seniors celebrated their graduation ceremony at the Watsco Center in the University of Miami, but the Class of 2020 may not be able to celebrate in the same way due to the events that have developed surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic.

The CavsConnect Team

April 17, 2020

Dear Seniors, The world we are living in today is unfathomable. To think that five weeks ago we were all in school feels like something out of a dream and, unfortunately, it is one that has taken an unexpected turn for the worse. Every day now, it seems like our daily lives grow more and more strange...

Cavalier Baseball Aims to Clear the Bases in 2020

Junior Andres Arzola plays the field against the Keys Gate Knights, as he looks to lead the Cavaliers during the 2020 spring baseball season with his passion for the sport.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

March 7, 2020

The Cavalier Baseball team is ready to get the ball rolling with the new season at full bloom. Practicing every day after school for a considerable number of hours and conditioning like cross country athletes is only the beginning to their prosperous season. A typical practice for the Cavaliers on t...

Graduation Speech Audition Application

Daniel Toll, Editor-in-Chief

February 10, 2020

Seniors! Do you want to be considered as potential speaker at the Class of 2020 graduation ceremony? If so, please click on the link here  to access the application! Applications are due Thursday, March 12, and auditions for the speech will be on Tuesday, March 17, at 2:30 p.m. in the school auditorium....

Maroon in the 305: Kylie Coulombe’s Acceptance Into the University of Chicago

During the 2020 Fall Semester, senior Kylie Coulombe will attend the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

In mid-December, the prestigious University of Chicago (UChicago) released their Early Action decisions and, in a competitive applicant pool which included numerous qualified Cavaliers, Kylie Coulombe was the only one fortunate enough to call herself a future UChicago Maroon. According to U.S. News, the wo...

Senior Brunch Field Trip Form

Daniel Toll, Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2020

Attention all Cavalier seniors! This year's celebratory Senior Brunch will be held on April 3, 2020 at the Marriott Miami Dadeland hotel. The event will be $30, and festivities will include an end-of-year slideshow, food and a dance in a decorative ballroom. Please turn in the field trip form found on...

Santa’s Enchanted Forest Hosts its Very Last Event Before Closure

The annual Christmas-themed park,

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

January 12, 2020

After 37 years of being the first and largest Christmas themed amusement park in the world and the most "enchanted" place in Miami, Santa's Enchanted Forest has come to an end. Their $300,000 lease signed in 1992 ends this year on March 14. This week, Miami-Dade has been searching for those who are...

Florida Minimum Wage Set to Increase for Third Consecutive year

The increase in minimum wage will affect high schoolers who work to help their families afford the high cost of living in Miami.

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

On Jan. 1, 2020, the minimum wage in Florida is set to increase again. This is the third consecutive year that growth has been experienced, and it may continue as a proposal to increase the minimum wage to fifteen dollars by 2026 to be voted upon next year. An increase in wages is often a heavily...

Class of 2020 “End of Year Events” Assembly: Critical Information

On Jan. 9,  the senior class presented the annual End of Year Events assembly. See below for all the critical information that was discussed during the meeting.

Daniel Toll, Editor-in-Chief

January 9, 2020

Class of 2020, the most cherishable memories of high school are fast approaching, and today, on Jan. 9, you hopefully all attended the End of Year Events assembly in the auditorium. If you missed the assembly, or if you want to freshen your memory on the details of upcoming activities, please click here to access the presented PowerPoint, and click here to access the mandatory Cap and Gown...

Forever Looking Forward, But Always Giving Back: Cavalier Class of 2019

C.A.P. Advisor Ms. Driver poses for a picture with her former seniors, now college freshmen, after the 2019 College Forum.

Daniel Toll, Editor-in-Chief

December 20, 2019

On Thursday, Dec. 19, distinguished graduates from the Cavalier Class of 2019 returned to Coral Gables Senior High (CGSH) campus, many for the first time since graduating, to attend the annual College Forum held in the school auditorium. Coordinated by Gables's College Assistance Program (C.A.P.) office...

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