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Student Council President and Mr. MUN, Alexander Sutton, Wins Mr. Coral Gables

Student Council President and Mr. MUN, Alexander Sutton, Wins Mr. Coral Gables

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

December 20, 2019

After a long night of deliberation from the judge panel attending Mr. Coral Gables, Alexander Sutton - Mr. Model United Nations - was awarded both the "Most Talented" award for his humorous political impersonations and the highly coveted "Mr. Coral Gables" title among the 25 participants competing in...

Cavaliers in the Capital: NSPA 2019

Cavaliers in the Capital: NSPA 2019

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Maia Berthier, and Daniel Toll

December 1, 2019

From Nov.21 through Nov. 24, staff members of Gables' Catharsis, Cavaleon, CavsConnect, and highlights  CAF&DM publications flew to the nation's capital to participate in the National Scholastic Press Association's (NSPA) annual convention for high school journalists. At the trip, the Cavaliers...

Cavaliers Visit the South During 2019 Out-of-State College Tour

Cavaliers Visit the South During 2019 Out-of-State College Tour

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

November 9, 2019

This year's annual out-of-state college tour allowed Cavalier students to become acquainted with the campuses of prestigious colleges in the southern United States. The trip, which took place on Nov. 4-8, was organized by Student Activities several months in advance and attended mostly by students from...

Shoes for the Unshoed: Mccall Horton

Shoes for the Unshoed: Mccall Horton

Maia Berthier, Opinion and Copy Editor

October 13, 2019

McCall Horton, a junior in Gables’ International Baccalaureate program, is not your ordinary high school student. When she was only 10 years old, she created an organization called “Shoes for the Unshoed.” Through Miami Rescue Mission, Horton hoped to provide shoes for the homeless community across the Miami-Dade Cou...

Future Cavaliers Take a Tour

Future Cavaliers Take a Tour

Jeannette Perez, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

With high school magnet applications officially opening on Oct. 1, eighth-graders from local middle schools began to look into their future high school homes. Coral Gables Senior High started giving tours to the 8th graders who are in this position to give them the information they need to figure out...

Campus Improvements Cause Changes in Back-To-School Tradition

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

August 25, 2019

As the seniors took their first steps into their last year at Coral Gables Senior High School on Aug. 19, they expected to be welcomed by the traditional "last first day" celebration. Typically, seniors take the first day of school as an opportunity to strut their senior crowns, take pictures, and commemorate...

Graphing for Greatness: Making Graphing Calculators Accessible

Graphing for Greatness: Making Graphing Calculators Accessible

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

March 10, 2019

As sophomore Aya Hamza surveyed the carefully organized rows of an office supply store, she eyed the prices of the item at the top of the supply list for her International Baccalaureate math class: a graphing calculator. To her surprise, even the cheapest models cost well over $100, an exorbitant cost f...

Catching a Cav With Character: Open-Minded

Catching a Cav With Character: Open-Minded

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018

Open-minded individuals who are able to acknowledge different perspectives while staying true to their own opinions are crucial to such a diverse city like Miami. This month’s Catching a Cav with Character was presented to the following students for their open-mindedness. Congratulations to freshman...

This Year’s Posse Scholarship Finalists!

This Year’s Posse Scholarship Finalists!

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Posse, a full-tuition scholarship, is a well-known, rigorous program that identifies individuals with leadership potential across ten cities in the United States. The program is beneficial as it offers seniors the financial help they need for college and creates a dedicated community of Posse scholars...

Catching a Cav with Character: Inquirer

Catching a Cav with Character: Inquirer

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018

An inquirer can be described as someone who possesses the enthusiasm to learn and grow throughout their educational, professional and personal life. The ambition to improve and develop investigative skills allows an inquirer to nurture their curious personality. The qualities of an inquirer have b...

Cavs Get Cultural!

Cavs Get Cultural!

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

In order to bring cultural awareness to the school, Paula Gonzalez and her brothers Luis and Braulio began Gables Flags after arriving from Peru only a couple of years ago. The idea to create this organization came to Paula as she reminisced about the difficulties she and her brothers faced while ...

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