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CARS 2020: A Virtual Road to College Readiness

Despite the unfortunate circumstances that have come to light due to the coronavirus pandemic, Ms. Driver and her team of volunteer seniors are doing all they can to continue providing juniors with college readiness resources through CARS.

Daniel Toll, Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2020

As uncertainty, apprehension and fear concerning the Coronavirus pandemic continue to ripple throughout our local community, several "non-essential" businesses, organizations and institutions have been forced to suspend full operation until the White House and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention...

Superintendent Carvalho Implements Gables’s CARS Program as a District-Wide Initiative

Superintendent Alberto Carvalho alongside Miami- Dade County Public Schools board member Mari Tere Rojas discussing the unique CARS program initiated by Gables that they wish to implement at other schools.

Natalie Abrahantes, Staff Writer

August 20, 2019

Last school year, when superintendent Alberto Carvalho won $10,000 from the Urban Superintendent of the Year prize, he knew that he wanted to allocate a portion of these funds for scholarships. However, he wanted to help more than just one student. In hopes of providing more students with scholarships, Carvalho ...

Student Parking Permits 2017-2018

Student Parking Permits 2017-2018

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

October 5, 2017

Attention Cavaliers! Parking Permits will go on sale on Monday Oct.9. There are a limited number of permits available. Applications and instructions are available on our schools website, under the students tab - "Parking on Campus" where you will find the application at the bottom of the page. Click h...

Kachowing for the Last Time

Cars 3 movie poster

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

September 1, 2017

Release Date: June 16, 2017 Director: Brian Fee Starring: Owen Wilson (Lightning McQueen), Arnie Hammer (Jackson Storm), Cristela Alonzo (Cruz Ramirez) MPAA Rating: G Our Rating: A++ "Cars 3" is all about two things: going fast and getting old. While the newest installment in one of Pixar's ...

Red Light, Blue Light, One Light, Two Light

Red light cameras have become increasingly controversial in Miami-Dade.

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017

As technology continues to develop at an exponential rate, governments have found ways to incorporate the new developments in law enforcement. In recent years, one of the most common uses has been the red light traffic camera. For the most part, the cameras can be found at busy intersections where there...

The Gr8 F8 of the Furious

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

Release Date: April 14, 2017 Director: F. Gary Gray Starring: Vin Diesel (Dominic Toretto), Jason Statham (Ian Shaw), Dwayne Johnson (Luke Hobbs) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our rating: B On April 14, the "Fast and the Furious" franchise released the 8th installment of the series: "The Fate of the Furious." The mov...

Important News for Student Drivers

Make sure you have a decal when you are parking at school.

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

April 28, 2017

Due to increased vehicle traffic, beginning Monday, May 1st, 2017 the only method for a student to park their vehicles anywhere on campus will be if they have already purchased a parking permit. Parking permits are sold out. If you does not already have a permit then you cannot park on campus. Any vehi...

College Application Readiness Symposium Registration Form

College Application Readiness Symposium Registration Form

Sabrina Ochoa, Editor-in-Chief

March 31, 2016

There is limited availability for attendance. Admission will be on a first come, first serve basis.

The Two-Seater Does It Better

The Two-Seater Does It Better

Maria F. Estrada, Staff Writer

January 29, 2016

Aiming to capitalize trucks' popularity and enhance engines, Elio Motors Inc. announced it's $6,800 "auto-cycle" that could be produced soon.  On Monday, Jan. 12, 2016, the Founder and CEO Paul Elio said the vehicle would be built as car but classified as a motorcycle. The three-wheel vehicle will...

Uber

Uber is a great addition to Miami's transportation network.

Hilda Delgado, Staff Writer

June 1, 2015

Our Rating: A+ City by city, Uber is upending taxi service. Uber is a driving service designed to provide transportation at easier access and a lower rate than your typical taxi. Uber was first established in San Diego in 2009, and since then has expanded to major cities in the U.S. like New York and Miami. After only a year in Miami, Uber has revolutionized the transportation network in the city. With the click of a button, you can have a private driver; simply request a d...

Interesting Cars On Campus

Make sure you have a decal when you are parking at school.

Karla Santoyo, Editor-In-Chief

February 3, 2015

Driving becomes a priority when trying to get around the city, and after the average teenager gets their permit, they are just a few steps away from getting their license. The need to buy your own car and become a fully independent adult approaches quickly for high school students. Cars vary from manufacturers...

Skidding Into the Air Force’s Might

Natalia Clement, Staff Writer

May 31, 2014

Earlier this week, those still attending school may have heard an engine's roar fill the Gables's outer hallways. On May 28, 2014, the X1 Super Car Experience trailer with the Air Force was parked outside on the Gables basketball courts; its purpose was to come to let students know about opportunities...

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