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Young Entrepreneurs Compete Through NFTE

Young Entrepreneurs Compete Through NFTE

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

October 21, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

The Academy of Finance (AOF) works alongside the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), in which students are taught the principles of entrepreneurship. Every year, NFTE holds a national competition where students are asked to create a business plan. The $15,000 prize for the first place winne...

Miami-Dade Regional Office Visits Gables

Miami-Dade Regional Office Visits Gables

Maria F. Estrada, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 1, 2017


Filed under Briefs, News

In honor of the recently selected Teacher of the Year, Ms.Carranza, the Miami-Dade County Central Regional Office visited our campus on Dec.1 to evaluate Ms.Carranza's teaching style and interview her before a panel of judges. The purpose behind the interview is to consider Ms.Carranza as a possible Teacher of the Year represe...

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


Filed under Faculty, Spotlights

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...

Cavs Conquer The Miracle Walk and Down Syndrome 5K

Cavs Conquer The Miracle Walk and Down Syndrome 5K

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Community, News, Top Stories

Cavaliers gathered outside Coral Gables City Hall bright and early on Sunday morning to take part in the Miracle Walk and Down Syndrome 5K hosted by the Down Syndrome Association of Miami. The 11th annual Miracle Walk commenced at nine a.m., after the culmination of the fourth annual 5K, which began...

Academy Night: Open for Class of 2022

Academy Night: Open for Class of 2022

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

As per Gables tradition, Academy Night was hosted on Oct. 25 to offer eighth graders a glimpse into the academies and magnet programs Gables has to offer. Throughout the night, upperclassmen from each academy set up booths and helped the prospective students and their parents with any questions the...

NAF National Convention: Gables’ National Winner

NAF National Convention: Gables’ National Winner

Maria F. Estrada, Co-Editor-in-Chief

July 20, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Campus, Community, News

Rising senior, Eric Jimenez, brought home a national title for #BankOnIt at the National Academy Foundation (NAF) Convention in which Miami-Dade Schools had champions in each category. NAF is a national network of education, business, and community leaders, who work together to ensure high school students...

The Academy of Finance’s Fundraiser at McDonald’s

The Academy of Finance’s Fundraiser at McDonald’s

Albany Muria, Editor

February 21, 2016


Filed under Briefs, News

Support the Academy of Finance (AOF) and eat a delicious meal on McTeacher Night at McDonald's! Stop by the McDonald's on 3280 Coral Way on Feb. 24 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  A percentage of the profits that night will benefit the AOF program. Get your family and friends to come too!...

Academy of Finance Seniors Attend LinkedIn Workshop

Academy of Finance Seniors Attend LinkedIn Workshop

Lucas Serau and Emily Diaz

October 6, 2015


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

On Oct. 1, the Academy of Finance seniors from Coral Gables Senior High attended a LinkedIn workshop at Miami Dade College Kendall Campus to learn how to build a LinkedIn profile. The workshop was filled with other Academy of Finance students from Coral Reef and South Dade High School. The students ...

Junior Zack Walsh Places 3rd in eMerge America’s Conference!

Junior Zack Walsh Places 3rd in eMerge America’s Conference!

Daniela Quijano, Editor

May 5, 2015


Filed under Briefs, News

  Congratulations to junior Zack Walsh who placed third in the eMerge America's Conference on May 4. Zack created "Life Cycle", his NFTE Business Plan, in his Dual Enrollment Entrepreneurship class.

Academy of Finance’s Special Visit

Academy of Finance’s Special Visit

Ann Carranza, Academy of Finance Lead Teacher

December 13, 2014


Filed under Campus, News

A couple of weeks ago, our school got a special visit! It was an opportunity to highlight our school branch- Cavaliers Credit Union- of the South Florida Education Federal Credit Union (SFEFCU). The school branch is run by Academy of Finance intern students under the guidance of Mr. Robert Fernandez...

AOF Resume Workshop

AOF Resume Workshop

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

November 6, 2014


Filed under Briefs, News

The Academy of Finance  is partnering with KPMG this year! They are hosting a resume workshop with their juniors on Nov. 25th at  7:30am in room 9217. Make sure to be there!

Internship at The Cavalier Credit Union

Internship at The Cavalier Credit Union

Daniela Quijano, Editor

October 5, 2014


Filed under Campus, News

Gables is a school that offers countless opportunities to students with every imaginable interest; students can showcase their abilities through clubs, sports, and now, through the Cavalier Credit Union. The Union serves as a bank with low borrowing interest and is available for all of Miami-Dade employees,...

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