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Gables Earned an ‘A’ but Received a ‘B’

Gables Earned an ‘A’ but Received a ‘B’

Daniela Quijano, Editor

February 12, 2015

Every year High School Performance Grades are issued by the state of Florida in order to rate high schools based on certain components including standardized testing and graduation rates. This year, Gables earned enough points to obtain an 'A', however, the school's score was deducted to a 'B' rating...

Alumnus & Teacher: Natalie De La Vega

Alumnus & Teacher: Natalie De La Vega

Sydney Scanlon, Alumni Editor

January 31, 2015

Biology teacher, Natalie De La Vega has been teaching at Gables for the past seven years. However, it was not her first time on campus. Previously, De La Vega attended Gables for four years of high school. She has since attended Central Michigan, graduated from Florida International University, married...

CGPA 8th Graders Dissect With Seniors (WARNING: Graphic Content)

CGPA 8th Graders Dissect With Seniors (WARNING: Graphic Content)

Sabrina Ochoa- Editor-in-Chief and Camilo Bacca- Photography Editor

December 14, 2014

It's not surprising to hear that Mr. Molina's IB Biology class has been dissecting again, but this time, there was an unexpected twist: some underage visitors dissected alongside the seniors on Dec. 11. Granted, the seniors have done previous dissections in their periods, for example a heart dissec...

Academy Night

Academy Night

Camilo Bacca, Photography Editor

December 10, 2014

Long Time Rivalry, Ends With a Cavalier Defeat

Long Time Rivalry, Ends With a Cavalier Defeat

Robert DeDonatis, Staff Writer

December 8, 2014

On Dec. 4, 2014 in the Gables gym, our Cavaliers went head to head against their longtime rivals, the Columbus Explorers. Our team suffered a very close and unfortunate 46-42 loss. "I feel like we played hard throughout the entire game, and we worked really hard, which nobody can disagree with, since I don't know many teams that work h...

Fraga: Always a Cavalier

Fraga: Always a Cavalier

Sydney Scanlon, Alumni Editor

December 1, 2014

Kelli Fraga understands what it is like to be a student at Gables, because she once was one. Fraga, an International Baccalaureate (IB), Honors and regular Chemistry teacher, has been a Cavalier since 2002 when she began her freshman year. She has since graduated from Gables, obtained a degree from...

Carver Tours Gables

Carver Tours Gables

Bryce Scanlon, Photographer

November 26, 2014

Soccer is the Way to Go!

Soccer is the Way to Go!

Lane Morris, Staff Writer

November 24, 2014

Q: What's your name, grade level, and academy? A: My name is Alex Rabell and I am a sophomore in IB. Q: Why did you start playing soccer and how long have you been playing? A: I've been playing for about eight years and I started because a bunch of my friends and my dad introduced me to the...

Girls Cross Country Braves States

Girls Cross Country Braves States

Annie Farrell, Editor

November 18, 2014

Traveling from separate points in Miami and North Carolina, the top seven girls on the Gables varsity cross country team reunited in Tallahassee on Saturday, Nov. 15, to compete in the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Cross Country State Finals. Four of the girls traveled approximately...

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Gables!

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Gables!

Bhargavi Pochi, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014

Established in 1950, Gables is one of the oldest schools in Miami. With such a long history, it is no surprise that there are so many interesting facts about this school. Here are six things you probably didn't know about Gables: #1 Gables was built based on unique blueprints. The design of the bu...

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