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Cavaliers Speed to the Finish Line in Ten80 Racing Competition

Cavaliers Speed to the Finish Line in Ten80 Racing Competition

Emily Kay and Chase Bagnall-Koger

November 5, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

The Cavalier Science Engineering Communication Mathematics and Enrichment club (SECME) traveled to Southeastern University on Oct.30 to participate in their first ever Ten80 Racing challenge. The team competed against schools throughout Miami-Dade and Broward counties and placed second and third overall...

Journalists Jump for Journalism Day

Journalists Jump for Journalism Day

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Every year, student journalists from around the district gather at Florida International University for a day-long conference centered around the journalism industry. Informational sessions were held on a variety of journalistic topics, ranging from how to improve general photography to the lawful rights...

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...

Friends of Gables High Logo Contest

Friends of Gables High Logo Contest

Emily Simon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 21, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

The Friends of Gables High group are hosting a contest for on campus students! Students must come up with a creative way to show their connection to our school as a booster club through the design of a logo. Logo must: -Have the name: Friends of Gables High. -Demonstrate that this group is a booster club. ...

JROTC Ends Victorious in Competition

JROTC Ends Victorious in Competition

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

December 22, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

On Dec. 9, the Senior Army Instructor, Vidal Chavez, led the Junior Reserve Officer Troops (JROTC) to victory in two categories at a competition. It included 18 different categories, with the most competitive being: armed platoon, unarmed platoon, platoon exhibition and color guard for both males and...

Soaring to New Heights: FBLA State Leadership Conference

Emily Simon and Maria F. Estrada

March 24, 2017


Filed under Club, Spotlights, Student, Top Stories

  After countless hours of preparation, members of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) placed at the district level at the annual State Leadership Conference (SLC) held in Orlando, Florida. SLC takes place every year on March 23-26 and is held at the Hilton Orlando Hotel. Throu...

Yanik Ariste: Full STEAM Ahead

Yanik Ariste: Full STEAM Ahead

Emily Simon, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Spotlights, Student

Yanik Ariste is a junior in the International Baccalaureate program who serves as Secretary of Clubs for Student Activities and Vice President of Membership for IBHS -  just two of the long list of honors Ariste has received throughout her high school career. Adding another title to her name, Ariste re...

FBLA Brings Home the Awards

FBLA Brings Home the Awards

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

February 12, 2017


Filed under Club, Spotlights, Student Life, Top Stories

On Feb. 3, Coral Gables High showed up at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) districts awards ceremony and showed that they came to win. Winning awards in 27 categories, Coral Gables was recognized as one of the top schools at the ceremony.  In fact, Coral Gables will be represen...

Is Yoga a Sport?

Is Yoga a Sport?

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

September 1, 2016


Filed under International Issues, Opinion, Recent Stories, Top Stories

For thousands of years people have been turning to yoga as a way to stretch, release tensions and stress, engage in physical activity, and be one with their minds. The physically challenging aspects and high-skill level techniques that go into yoga have left many people unsure whether or not it should...

SECME Places at District Competition

SECME Places at District Competition

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under Club, Recent Stories, Spotlights, Top Stories

Gables's SECME club attended the "Full STEaM Ahead" competition last week on Feb. 6 at the Miami Dade College North Campus. The team is proud to say that they finally were able to place in the competition this year, and also that their club membership has increased by 50 percent. The SECME club placed...

Gables Swimming Attends GMACs

Gables Swimming Attends GMACs

Robert DeDonatis, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015


Filed under Fall, Sports, Swimming

On Thursday, Oct. 8,  Gables was among multiple high schools to venture to The Greater Miami Athletic Conference (GMAC) meet. It was a somewhat gloomy event; our girl Cavaliers took home a satisfying fifth place and the boys took home a lackluster tenth. During the meet, the Cavaliers seemed to struggle...

JROTC Drill Team Aims for the Top

JROTC Drill Team Aims for the Top

Karla Santoyo, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

The JROTC Drill Team placed second overall at the Miami Northwestern Drill Meet on Feb. 21. They beat out 17 other schools by taking home 6 first place trophies, 2 second place trophies and 6 third place trophies. "Since the beginning of the year, they really have evolved. They beat various schools ...

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