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Can We Guess What Grade You Are In?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

November 10, 2018

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Muestra tu orgullo Cavalier: semana de espíritu escolar

Muestra tu orgullo Cavalier: semana de espíritu escolar

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

¡La semana de espíritu escolar llega pronto! Va a ocurrir la semana del 29 de octubre hasta el 2 de noviembre. Si esta pensando en que traje va a escoger para cada día de la semana, nosotros estamos aquí para ayudar. No hay que gastar mucho dinero para crear un traje creativo, casi todo lo que se ...

Hitting the Gym After Hitting the Books

Hitting the Gym After Hitting the Books

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018

High school students are very busy, sometimes lacking time for self-care which may lead to lack of sleep, exercise and food. Although the workload of being a high school student can be stressful, it is extremely important to make some time to take care of your body and your mind; in fact, working out...

Sixty-Eight Years Strong – What Gables Has to Offer

Sixty-Eight Years Strong – What Gables Has to Offer

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

September 17, 2018

Coral Gables Senior High is one of the oldest high schools in Miami and has been an icon of Coral Gables since it opened its doors in 1950.  Recently, in order to revitalize the historic school's appearance, renovation plans were drafted to completely demolish and reconstruct two of the oldest buildings o...

IB Magnet Gets Nationally Certified

IB Magnet Gets Nationally Certified

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

August 23, 2018

On Aug. 17, the Coral Gables Senior High International Baccalaureate (IB) program became a Nationally Certified-Demonstration magnet. With this title, the school becomes a model for others to follow. The schools chosen to be certified have a rigorous curriculum that helps students achieve academically through required c...

An Education With a Promise

An Education With a Promise

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

August 20, 2018

If LeBron James needed anything else to contribute to his legacy beyond the basketball court, he did so on Aug. 4 when he launched his "I Promise" school for underprivileged children in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. Primarily known for his prowess on the basketball court, King James has taken it upon...

Should Teachers Discuss Controversial Topics?

Should Teachers Discuss Controversial Topics?

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018

Teachers are often the first people, apart from parents, to educate children on controversial topics. They act as second parents, guiding and, at times, inadvertently molding children to think and behave in a certain way. With this in mind, the amount of influence teachers should have over their students...

Closing the Gates: The Cons of New School Policy

Closing the Gates: The Cons of New School Policy

Savannah Payne, highlights contributor

May 7, 2018

Following the recent events at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fl, Miami-Dade County Public Schools have implemented new regulations to increase school safety. The recent limitation to school entrances, while an effort to decrease potential school threats, is misguided and unproductive. ...

Gables Goes Into Renovation!

Gables Goes Into Renovation!

Mariam Vela, highlights contributor

February 16, 2018

For one of the most overcrowded schools in the county, Gables High appears to be practically abandoned– but it seems like that is about to finally change.

Preventing Substance Usage: Where Do Schools Stand?

Preventing Substance Usage: Where Do Schools Stand?

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

Adolescence is a time in an individual’s life where the boundaries of what is acceptable are pushed to the limit, especially concerning drugs and alcohol. In fact, statistics indicate that 35.1% of 12th graders have smoked marijuana in the past year and 68% of 12th graders have tried alcohol. With t...

Fast and Studious

Fast and Studious

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017

In order to have a successful school year, you must maintain exemplary study habits. Some of the best study habits to have are managing time, establishing a decent study zone, becoming part of a study group, trying different studying methods, and setting realistic goals. Many students have trouble remembering...

A Year of Novelty

A Year of Novelty

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

September 3, 2017

In the 2017-2018 school year, Coral Gables Senior High has been gifted with the arrival of many new teachers, who come prepared and trained to offer their knowledge and techniques to new students. Tatiana Battisti is our new Italian teacher. She completed her bachelor’s degree at Roma Tre University...

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