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The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School

CavsConnect

The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School

CavsConnect

Mr. Pico explaining how to access the upcoming assignments.

Mr. Pico: Economic Expert and Rookie Teacher of the Year

Alan Morffi, Staff Writer November 27, 2021

At Coral Gables Senior High School, teachers spend countless unseen hours preparing and giving students a quality education. To recognize their hard work, Gables annually awards two Teacher of the Year...

On Friday, Sept. 17, Ms. Yanes joined the varsity cheerleading team on their way to a football game in support of Gables.

Ms. Yanes: Support Personnel of the Year

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer November 24, 2021

Every school year, selected staff members are awarded honors that highlight their devotion to their work at Coral Gables Senior High. As a paraprofessional, Ms. Yanes works in the Special Education department,...

Ms. Camacho has been teaching at Gables for 16 years and has not once stopped loving her job. She is very excited to have received “Teacher of the Year”.

Superstar Teacher: Ms. Camacho Nominated for “Teacher of the Year”

Diego Gómez Bello, Staff Writer November 18, 2021

Teaching at Coral Gables Senior High for 16 years, Ms. Camacho has been nominated for “Teacher of the Year'' for her dedication to teaching and fostering school spirit. The English and Speech and Debate...

Through the years, Mr. Reisert has won various trophies for FBLA, displaying them throughout his classroom as memories of past accomplishments.

Bidding Farewell to One of AOF’s Best: Mr. Reisert

Daniel Ridgely, CavsConnect Staff November 16, 2021

A home for business fanatics at Coral Gables Senior High, the Academy of Finance houses students prepared to delve into classes such as Accounting, Entrepreneurship and Principles of Finance. Among the...

To start off the week, Ms.Linares usually teaches her students vocabulary and helps them practice how to use the words in various sentences.

Finding a Forever Home: Ms. Linares

Anthony Russo, Sports Editor November 6, 2021

For some teachers, the first school they work at becomes their forever home, spending years with the faculty and building up pride for what they do. However, for other instructors it takes time to find...

On Nov. 4, Ms. Flores hosted the monthly mental health meeting where she invited students to talk about their emotions.

Mental Health Coordinator and Alum: Ms. Flores

Melanie Garcia, Staff Writer November 3, 2021

Coral Gables Senior High has welcomed once again an alum who is returning to their alma mater as a staff member. Class of 2005 graduate Diana Flores is the new mental health coordinator at Gables. Visiting...

Ms. Eljaiek stands in front of her bulletin board of motivational messages that she decorated to encourage her students to work hard in and out of the classroom.

Entering the English Department: Ms. Eljaiek Joins the Cavaliers

Diego Gómez Bello, Staff Writer November 2, 2021

Coral Gables Senior High saw many English teachers retire last school year, leaving a gap to fill in the English Department. However, Cavaliers welcomed just as many teachers as they bid farewell in the...

Mrs. Orbis, know around Gables as Ms. Lopez, stands proudly with one of her colleagues at a NAF event.

Mrs. Orbis Pursues her Next Chapter with the National Academy Foundation

Maia Berthier, Co-Editor-in-Chief October 10, 2021

In recent years, Coral Gables Senior High’s Academy of Finance has gained much acclaim for its vast social media presence and multitude of events in conjunction with local and national businesses. Although...

Mr. Ball-llovera stands in front of a bulletin board he decorated with projects he made his students complete about their background in hopes of getting to know the AOF students more personally.

AOF’s New Academy Leader: Mr. Ball-llovera

Jasmine Rizo, Staff Writer September 16, 2021

The Academy of Finance at Gables is a magnet that houses over one hundred students, gearing them towards success by granting them the foundations needed in the business world. Through curriculums pertaining...

The PTSA is looking forward to getting back to normal at Gables and making the best out of 2020-2021 school year despite the obstacles of COVID-19.

Meet the 2021-2022 PTSA Board Members

Andres Rodriguez, Staff Writer September 10, 2021

While the hustle and bustle of students and teachers is usually the center of attention at Coral Gables Senior High, there are plenty of people behind the scenes that help the school grow and thrive. Among...

After a year of working as a substitute and swimming and water polo coach,  Mr. Wood starts his career as a Gables teacher.

Gables Alumnus Becomes Faculty: Mr. Wood Returns to His Alma Mater

Maria Odio, Staff Writer September 9, 2021

Coral Gables Senior High has a distinguished reputation when it comes to Cavaliers who return to the school as staff. While a vast majority of students might only have the motivation to simply stop by...

Ms. LeFebvre pictured by her bookshelf, holding a copy of “Jane Eyre,” her favorite novel.

Cavaliers Welcome Ms. LeFebvre to the English Department

Diego Gómez Bello, Staff Writer September 5, 2021

Throughout its 71 years, Coral Gables Senior High School has seen many teachers come and go. This year, one of the many newcomers to the Cavalier family is Ms. Yvette LeFebvre, Gables’ newest addition...

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