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FSPA Hosts Virtual Convention to Award All of Gables’ Publications

Unfortunately the FSPA convention was canceled because of the coronavirus, so the association decided to host the convention virtually to avoid the complete cancelation of the event.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

May 2, 2020

Due to the coronavirus causing the world to go into a mass quarantine, many school events such as the Florida Scholastic Press Association convention had to be canceled. However, this quarantine would not stop FSPA from praising the thousands of students who worked hard all year to supply schools with...

Gables Publications Go Digital

Gables publication such as Highlights and the Cavaleon are adapting to the changes COVID-19 has brought by turning to technology to produce writing.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

April 10, 2020

With school cancellations being the latest effect of the COVID-19 pandemic, Coral Gables Senior High students and staff have had to adjust themselves to all aspects of distance learning. Some classes have seen a struggle with the transition to online school, but Gables' student news sources have met...

Recognizing Star Educators: Mrs. Lopez

Academy of Finance Department Head Mrs. Lopez recently won the National Academy Foundation award.

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

September 30, 2019

With all the wonderful academies that Coral Gables Senior High has to offer, the Academy of Finance (AOF) is certainly at the top of the list, lead by National Academy Foundation award winner Mrs. Natasha Lopez. This prestigious award is a student-recommended nomination, meaning that students in the Ac...

The CAF&DM Students Attend FSPA in Orlando

The CAF&DM students dressed to attend the Florida Scholastic Press Association Banquet.

Melanie Estrada and Chase Bagnall-Koger

April 16, 2019

The Florida Scholastic Press Association (FSPA) is a non-profit organization whose members consist of more than 300 student publications, online media teams and broadcasting programs from around the state.  The students of  Communication Arts Film and Digital (CAF&DM) academy, which includes Cavsconnect,...

NSPA Chicago 2018: The Student Experience

Ruben Escobar & Thomas Morcillo, highlights staff writers

January 7, 2019

At the beginning of November, the school’s Communication Arts, Film and Digital Media (CAF&DM) academy took a trip to Chicago to attend this year’s National High School Journalism Convention held by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) and the Journalism Education Association (JEA). Du...

Cristina Abello: Diving into Success

Cristina Abello: Diving into Success

Mathilde Requier, Social Media Manager

September 14, 2018

Although she may seem like an average freshman, Cristina Abello dedicates her time to a unique and distinct sport: diving. While it is still not mainstream, diving has developed into one of the most attractive sports in the world. Until two years ago, Abello would have never imagined that one day she would...

City of Coral Gables Public Safety relocates

Current Public Safety building.

Amanda Pallas, highlights contributor

May 25, 2018

The Coral Gables Public Safety building, which stands on Salzedo St. in Coral Gables, will no longer house the city’s firefighters and police officers. The city is moving forward with plans to relocate to a more updated modern building. According to the Miami Herald, the city approved a land swap to ...

Coral Gables en FSPA: Una experiencia inigualable

Las publicaciones de Gables posando para una foto en FSPA 2018.

Jimena Romero, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018

Como se acostumbra año con año, las publicaciones de Coral Gables Senior Highschool: Cavsconnect, Highlights, Gables Live, Catharsis y Yearbook asistieron a la conferencia de la Asociación de Prensa Escolar en la Florida (FSPA, por sus siglas en inglés), la cual tuvo lugar del 12 al 14 de ab...

Estudiantes de Gables participan en SIPA

Los 40 estudiantes de CAF&DM de nuestra escuela Coral Gables Senior High School listos para ir a SIPA 2018, una Conferencia que les aportará nuevos conocimientos para aplicar a cada una de sus publicaciones.

Orestes Garcia, Staff Writer

March 11, 2018

Durante muchos años en nuestra escuela los estudiantes pertenecientes a Comunicación, Artes, Filmes y Media Digital, con sus siglas en inglés [CAF&DM], despliegan el talento enseñado por sus instructores en diferentes competiciones alrededor de todo el año. En este año los estudiantes de las...

highlights Issue 4 2018

highlights Issue 4 2018

March 10, 2018

 

highlights Staff Applications 2018-2019

highlights Staff Applications 2018-2019

January 12, 2018

Do you enjoy writing? Do you like photography? Do you enjoy working with layout design? highlights, the official Coral Gables Senior High news magazine, is now accepting staff applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Click the link below for the application!

The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School.
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