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Mr. Furnora Continues to Lead the Charge as a Cavalier

Mr. Furnora continues to celebrate his 60 years of service at Coral Gables Senior High.

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Coral Gables Senior High is filled with many remarkable individuals that have served the school for a long time, one of these figures being Mr. Furnora. He has been with Gables for 60 years, working as a substitute, a full-time teacher, a football coach and a counselor. Mr. Furnora first got hired...

Elizabeth Stack: Nationally Recognized Educator

Stack frequently updates several bulletin boards around campus in order to keep students informed.

Emily Simon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2018

Elizabeth Stack is the campus's sole College Application Process (CAP) advisor, assisting students in successfully matriculating at top-tier universities for the past eight years. As a result of the careful detail she puts into her work, she was honored with the Yale Educator Award, a prestigious award granted to only ...

Miami-Dade Public Schools Announces Department of Mental Health

Counselor Ms. Driver guiding a student on mental health.

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

August 24, 2018

At the start of the new 2018-2019 school year, Miami-Dade County Public Schools announced the implementation of the Department of Mental Health in all Miami-Dade public schools. Each school will have a Mental Health team to guide students with any mental health issues. These services are not limited...

Mrs. Van Wyk: Coordinator by Day, Clan Leader by Night

Mrs. Van Wyk at the IB Pinning Ceremony with IB senior Coby Sanchez.

Teague Scanlon, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

Mrs. Van Wyk, the coordinator of the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program (and often times the bearer of bad news when it comes to missed IB deadlines and requirements) has a life outside of school that many aren't familiar with. During high school, Mrs. Van Wyk realized how interested she was...

Meet Gables’ Teachers of the Year

The 2013-2014 Coral Gables Teachers of the year. Ms. Alvarado (left) and Ms. Zaldivar (right).

Hannah Cordes, Staff Writer

December 20, 2013

There will always be teachers who students love and adore; those who dedicate themselves to building the knowledge of the next generation. The teachers nominated for teacher of the year and rookie teacher of the year are the type of teachers who embody the characters of a great educator and person. This...

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