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Horror Strikes Again

Horror Strikes Again

Jesse Zambrano, Joshua McKerrow/Capital Gazette

March 23, 2018

A month after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Great Mills High School in Maryland suffered a school shooting at the hands of student Austin Wyatt Rollins. Rollins brought his father's Glock 9-millimeter to school, injuring two students: Jaelynn Willey and Desmond Barnes. Willey...

The Good and the Bad: Magnet Programs Edition

The Good and the Bad: Magnet Programs Edition

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

Magnet programs are programs that offer a specialized curriculum that includes a focus on a particular subject or subjects, usually requiring a special application and acceptance by a lottery system. Magnet schools are available all over the United States, including our very own Coral Gables High School,...

Not a Size Two? Apparently Tights Aren’t for You!

Not a Size Two? Apparently Tights Aren’t for You!

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

September 24, 2017

On Aug. 24, Heather Taylor, a Stratford High School Principal, was allegedly accused of fat shaming tenth-grade female students for wearing leggings. The principal voiced her opinions of the girls' weight, shape, and appearance, which clearly is demeaning to the students. Taylor went on and said, "the...

Al borde de la tragedia.

Al borde de la tragedia.

Claudia Gandara, Staff Writer

October 23, 2016

Un ex-alumno de la escuela secundaria Coral Springs fue detenido y acusado por posesión de arma de fuego en propiedad escolar, luego que la policía demostró que estaba en la escuela con un arma cargada. El joven fue identificado como Ryan Trollinger, de 17 años de edad. Otro estudiante, cuyo nombre...

5 Types of Friends You Will Encounter in High School

5 Types of Friends You Will Encounter in High School

Bhargavi Pochi, Staff Writer

October 21, 2014

Throughout your high school years, you become aware of the fact that friends will come and go. With all of these people entering and exiting your life, you are bound to encounter some unique personalities. Here is a list of the five types of friends you will most likely meet during these four years! 1. The Bru...

Seven Things You Should Know as a Freshman

Seven Things You Should Know as a Freshman

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

September 30, 2014

Graduates often look back at their high school years as some of their best. However, many people have regrets or wish they had learned something before it was too late. These tips will help guide you through the next four years of growth, learning and discovery. 1. Take risks! Starting school in a new ...

Another Brick in the Wall

Another Brick in the Wall

Natalia Clement, Staff Writer

May 5, 2014

We've all seen those overly-exaggerated movie scenes where a group of teenagers push the sweet innocent-minded kid into cutting class or eliciting drugs. Although  parents constantly worry about all the friends their own kids hang out with, the truth is that peer pressure isn't that prevalent --...

11 Must Do’s before Graduating

11 Must Do’s before Graduating

Annie Farrell, Staff Writer

March 8, 2014

It is often said that high school is one of the best times of our lives, and we need to make the most of it while it lasts. But what can you do to ensure that you live as many mind-blowing experiences as you can in these four brief years? Below is a list of things you MUST do to live it up before graduating...

How to Get Your Learner’s Permit

How to Get Your Learner’s Permit

Annie Farrell, Staff Writer

March 3, 2014

Many teenagers in high school are particularly eager to start driving, but most are not informed about the meticulous process they have to go through to earn this privilege. This process may overwhelm some, but a learner’s permit is achievable! Below is a list of the steps needed to be taken to attain...

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