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Outstanding Scholars Are Honored at 2019 Awards Ceremony

Outstanding Scholars Are Honored at 2019 Awards Ceremony

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

April 14, 2019


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

This Wednesday, Apr. 3, part of the student body and their families gathered together for the end of the year awards ceremony, which recognizes some of Gables’ top scholars for their achievements in different subjects throughout the year. The ceremony began with Keyshawn Felton and Ana Wolfermann (the...

Tragedy strikes New Zealand and the Netherlands

Tragedy strikes New Zealand and the Netherlands

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

On Sunday, March 15, an armed gunman entered the Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Islamic center in Christchurch, New Zealand, murdering 50 people and injuring 50 others. This catastrophe was horrifying for New Zealand and for people around the world as well. Unfortunately, three days later, a shooter entered...

This Week in News: March 4-11

This Week in News: March 4-11

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

March 13, 2019


Filed under Community, International & Domestic, News

This week has been extremely eventful, both on the local and international scale. Some of the most important things that happened this week are: Local News: Little Havana was celebrating during the Calle Ocho Music festival! On Mar. 10, different Latinx artists performed and showed off their cul...

Graphing for Greatness: Making Graphing Calculators Accessible

Graphing for Greatness: Making Graphing Calculators Accessible

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

March 10, 2019


Filed under Spotlights, Student

As sophomore Aya Hamza surveyed the carefully organized rows of an office supply store, she eyed the prices of the item at the top of the supply list for her International Baccalaureate math class: a graphing calculator. To her surprise, even the cheapest models cost well over $100, an exorbitant cost f...

CAF&DM celebrates Journalism Week 2019

CAF&DM celebrates Journalism Week 2019

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Every year, the Communication Arts, Film, and Digital Media (CAF&DM) honor Scholastic Journalism Week to bring attention to the benefits of journalism and celebrate all the students involved. This year, the week of Feb. 18-23 marked the start of numerous activities and events in honor of journalism...

‘Heroes Around Me’ at Coral Gables High School

‘Heroes Around Me’ at Coral Gables High School

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019


Filed under Community, News

For almost 50 years, the Miami-Dade Parent Teacher Association (PTA) has been responsible for the development of the National Reflection program.  Its original initiative was to create a space for students to develop a sense of confidence for the visual arts. Every year thousands of students from Pre-Kindergarten...

Students Learn How to Stay Safe on the Road at the Distracted Driving Assembly

Students Learn How to Stay Safe on the Road at the Distracted Driving Assembly

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

On Tuesday, Feb. 5, all third-period classes were invited to attend an assembly in the auditorium about distracted driving and its detrimental effects on drivers and passengers. The event featured speakers Wayne Parsons, a trial lawyer, and Gabrielle D’Alemberte, a former Gables alumni. The speech...

Guest Speaker visits Gables to Inspire HSPL

Guest Speaker visits Gables to Inspire HSPL

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

February 1, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

Coral Gables senior high welcomed Michelle Devos, a motivational speaker and recent graduate of the University of Miami law school, on Friday, Jan. 25 to give a presentation to a part of the academy. Just 23 years old, Devos is a part of the Street Law program Through the University of Miami (UM),...

The Gablettes Take on the ADA State Championship 2019

The Gablettes Take on the ADA State Championship 2019

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

This past Sunday, Jan. 27, the Gablettes had a hectic but extremely exciting day of competition. They competed at the American Dance Alliance (ADA) State 2019 Championship, which is their last competition before they compete on the national level. They brought seven dances to the championship, and each...

How the Partial Government Shutdown is Affecting Low Wage Workers

How the Partial Government Shutdown is Affecting Low Wage Workers

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

January 10, 2019


Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

After almost three weeks of a partial government shutdown, low-wage government workers have had to handle their lives without a steady income. The length of this shutdown has made it difficult for families with one sole provider to pay for food, bills or even rent. The numbers are not completely clear,...

News at a Glance: Nov 25- Dec 1

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


Filed under Community, International & Domestic, News

Read below to see what happened this week: Local News: On Saturday, Nov.24, the University of Florida (UF) football team beat the Florida State University (FSU) football team 41-14. This victory came as a surprise to many because this was their first win in five years against FSU, their main ri...

Gables Hosts Special Olympics Basketball Competition

Gables Hosts Special Olympics Basketball Competition

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Monday, Nov. 26 brought this year’s Miami-Dade County Public Schools Basketball Competition to Coral Gables Senior High. The event was sponsored by the Special Olympics Organization and united over 20 Miami-Dade County middle and elementary schools for one eventful day. For the past several years, the competition has taken place in our gymnasium and it h...

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