CavsConnect

Marina Devine on a sunny day working on the communal garden she, Chico and other Gables students have worked hard on building together.

Fostering Gables’ Green Thumb: The Garden Project

Camila Ruiz, Staff Writer September 9, 2021

Being a Coral Gables Senior High International Baccalaureate student can be a time-consuming commitment that requires responsibility and hard work. Nevertheless, for juniors Marina Devine and Lucia Chico...

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...

Scheduling reservations for customers is a task Chacon has become comfortable with because her communication and social skills have improved throughout her time working at Farinelli 1937.

A Step Into Adulthood: Cavaliers’ First Jobs

Camila Ruiz, Staff Writer September 2, 2021

For many, high school is a period of time that calls for personal growth in preparation for the transition into adulthood. One of the first adult-like experiences a teenager goes through is working their...

Although the first week of school is always filled with Cavalier craziness, Ms. Kurzner has begun to settle down into her office and get into the swing of things.

New IB Counselor: Ms. Kurzner Starts Her Chapter

Maria Odio, Staff Writer August 31, 2021

As high school students take on advanced classes, extracurriculars and the trials and tribulations of teenage life before college, one often overlooks the role of those who guide them. At Coral Gables...

After a long week of organizing FSA testing schedules, Ms. Andrews sits in her office prepared to tackle what comes next.

Advocate and Alumna: Ms. Andrews

Arianna Hoyos, Staff Writer July 14, 2021

Coral Gables Senior High School has a distinct reputation for its “Cavaliers who never left”. Individuals who both attended Gables and returned to work there are part of what makes the school a unique...

While students can often be good companions in the classroom, most teachers prefer their furry friends at home.

Pets: A Teacher’s Best Friend

Lenny Roque, Staff Writer June 4, 2021

Every classroom has a teacher's pet, but sometimes forgotten are the real furry pets our teachers keep at home. Various teachers at Coral Gables Senior High are proud pet owners and look forward to the...

Rising senior Benjamin Pla,  founded the Student International Pathways Program to help students looking for internships in international affairs.

Benjamin Pla: Keeping It International

Maria Odio, Staff Writer June 1, 2021

As the year comes to a close, rising seniors continue to be involved in both academics and their respective communities. Among these Cavaliers is future Model United Nations president Benjamin Pla. Since...

The Coral Gables Rotary Club presented Ms. Yanes with an award dedicated to her years of service to the students and staff of the high school.

Ms. Yanes Bids Gables Farewell

Arianna Hoyos, Staff Writer May 28, 2021

Meeting someone new every day may seem like an easy task in a school replete with over three thousand students. However, when bombarded with the exams, deadlines and the sometimes exhausting aspect of...

Gables alumna Monica Lazaro started the #HereToStay postcard campaign to fight back against former president Donald Trump's promises to repeal DACA. She is pictured in the bottom row at one of her postcard parties.

From DREAMer To American Dream: the Journey of Monica Lazaro

Sofia Cruz, News Editor May 10, 2021

Throughout her career, former Cavalier Monica Lazaro has made incredible strides towards equity in public health. With a PhD in health policy and her current position at a cancer institute in Boston, she...

Our very own Opinion Editor, Lauren Gregorio and fellow Cavalier Alexandra Torres have officially started their project... The LOTUS Mission!

The LOTUS Mission: Life on the UpSide

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

At the start of her junior year, senior Alexandra Torres grew frustrated with the lack of organizations that worked to help teenage survivors of sexual assault. Torres had recently met junior Lauren Gregorio...

Jessica Molina, also known as Molina's daughter, was one of the guest speakers for the Andrea Jaime Medical Leaders Club who shared her pre-med school journey.

Jessica Molina: Guiding the Next Generation

Lenny Roque, Staff Writer April 7, 2021

Jessica Molina, daughter of biology teacher Mr. Molina, spoke at one of Andrea Jaimes Medical Leader’s Club meetings on March 23. The guest speaker discussed her journey into medical school and gave...

Summer Rahma is a Senior at Gables, but has experienced several different academic atmospheres throughout high school.

International Traveler: Summer Rahma Returns From Turkey

Lenny Roque, Staff Writer March 7, 2021

Returning from Turkey is senior Summer Rahma, who recalls her time in the Southeastern European country. Rahma was a Cavalier during her sophomore year, but left Coral Gables Senior High to pursue her...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
feature