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JROTC Qualifies For States 2018

JROTC Qualifies For States 2018

Jesse Zambrano, Spotlights Editor

November 24, 2018


Filed under Club, Spotlights, Top Stories

Coral Gables Senior High's female and male Raider teams have qualified for States once again. On Nov. 17, both teams traveled to Tropical park where they competed for a first or second place spot against other Raider teams. The pressure was on as the teams raced against their personal times and endurance...

Killian Raider Challenge: JROTC Paves the Way

Killian Raider Challenge: JROTC Paves the Way

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under Club, Spotlights, Top Stories

Without a doubt, the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) is unique to Gable's atmosphere in that it instills leadership, test precision, physical skills and most importantly, commitment, within high school students. Through this program's curriculum, a student is provided with a more disciplined...

JROTC Ends Victorious in Competition

JROTC Ends Victorious in Competition

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

December 22, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

On Dec. 9, the Senior Army Instructor, Vidal Chavez, led the Junior Reserve Officer Troops (JROTC) to victory in two categories at a competition. It included 18 different categories, with the most competitive being: armed platoon, unarmed platoon, platoon exhibition and color guard for both males and...

Three Victories Over the Weekend!

Three Victories Over the Weekend!

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

March 25, 2017


Filed under Club, Spotlights, Student

This past weekend, Gables was able to experience three wins. JROTC’S Drill Team, Speech and Debate, and Troop all went to their own competition to show what Gables is all about. The Drill Team's Big Win: Saturday, March 18th, Gables's very own Drill Team went to compete at Miami Jackson Senior High...

JROTC Drill Team placed 2nd!

JROTC Drill Team placed 2nd!

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

March 31, 2015


Filed under Briefs, News

The JROTC Drill Team placed 2nd overall at the North Miami Beach HS State Qualifier this past Saturday. The Cavalier Battalion will send 16 of its 18 teams to compete at the States Competition in Lakeland FL. Please congratulate the following students on their achievement: Roberto Acanda Thais Acosta Keven...

Congrats to JROTC

Congrats to JROTC

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

March 5, 2015


Filed under Briefs, News

Feb. 26  JROTC  conducted its program accreditation inspection and earned a passing grade of 95.8 overall. Evaluators from the Army’s Cadet Command conducted the inspection which consisted of 14 different areas, of which 12 are directly related to Cadet performance.  Scoring a 95% or better also earns the tit...

JROTC Drill Team Aims for the Top

JROTC Drill Team Aims for the Top

Karla Santoyo, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

The JROTC Drill Team placed second overall at the Miami Northwestern Drill Meet on Feb. 21. They beat out 17 other schools by taking home 6 first place trophies, 2 second place trophies and 6 third place trophies. "Since the beginning of the year, they really have evolved. They beat various schools ...

Congrats to the JROTC Drill Team

Congrats to the JROTC Drill Team

January 27, 2015


Filed under Briefs, News

54 Coral Gables Cadets competed this past weekend at the Coral Park Drill Meet against 17 other Miami-Dade and Broward schools. Please congratulate the following Cadet Commanders who placed in the following categories: 1st Place: David Beltran/Male Regulation Unarmed Platoon Alexis Cutlet/Female Exhib...

¡Felicidades al equipo de JROTC!

¡Felicidades al equipo de JROTC!

Maria Estrada, Spanish Editor

January 27, 2015


Filed under En Español, Titulares

54 cadetes de Coral Gables compitieron este pasado fin de semana en la competencia "Coral Park Drill Meet" contra otras 17 escuelas en el condado de Miami-Dade y Broward. ¡Felicidades a los siguientes cadetes comandantes que ganaron! Primer Lugar: David Beltran/Male Regulation Unarmed Platoon Alexis ...

A True Cavalier

A True Cavalier

Patricia Passwaters, Editor in Chief

February 21, 2014


Filed under Recent Stories, Student

Natalie Nardo isn’t your typical student at Coral Gables High School. Although this is her third year in Gables, it is also her last. In the beginning of her junior year, Nardo had one goal in mind:complete all her junior and senior courses to graduate with the class of 2014. “When summer was...

JROTC Drill and Color Gaurd Team Qualify for States

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

March 5, 2013


Filed under Campus, News, Recent Stories

Coral Gables' very own JROTC Drill and Color Guard team spend the majority of their year committed to improving for upcoming competitions. Aside from their class, period cadets stay afterschool Monday through Thursday for as long as two hours to practice on different routines. Their last three competitions...

JCLC: JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge

JCLC: JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge

Patricia Passwaters, Executive Editor

June 27, 2012


Filed under Campus, News, Recent Stories

On June 20 to 24, 14 JROTC cadets attended an annual leadership challenge camp located in Davie, FL. Along with hundreds of other students from different schools in Dade county. They lived outdoors for a week where they participated in aquatics training, map reading to locate different size grids, learned...

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