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Cavaliers and Their Uniquely “Odd” Pets

Cavaliers and Their Uniquely “Odd” Pets

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

January 7, 2020

At Gables, everyone, ranging from students of all grade levels to members of the faculty possess a sort of uniqueness that contribute to what makes the Cavalier family special. To embrace the uniqueness that empowers our school, CavsConnect decided to track down which Cavaliers had, considerably, the...

Mr. Furnora Continues to Lead the Charge as a Cavalier

Mr. Furnora Continues to Lead the Charge as a Cavalier

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Coral Gables Senior High is filled with many remarkable individuals that have served the school for a long time, one of these figures being Mr. Furnora. He has been with Gables for 60 years, working as a substitute, a full-time teacher, a football coach and a counselor. Mr. Furnora first got hired...

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...

Bienvenue à Madame Rouit!

Bienvenue à Madame Rouit!

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

This school year, Gables is welcoming the newest addition to the foreign language staff. Get to know Mme. Rouit, who is looking forward to a successful year of teaching French at Gables. Q: What is your name and what do you teach here at Gables? A: My name is Madame Rouit and I teach French; I...

Around the World with Ms. Cosgrove

Around the World with Ms. Cosgrove

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

March 28, 2016

Ms. Cosgrove, AP Human Geography teacher, is known for informing her students on interesting world issues such as the negative effects of underdevelopment in Africa or the problems with the food industry right here in the United States. She always provides an interesting perspective on topics that s...

Ms. Furnari: Classroom to Courtside

Ms. Furnari: Classroom to Courtside

Amanda Pallas, highlights contributor

February 11, 2016

Known as a math teacher here at Gables, Ms. Furnari is known as a Miami Heat statistic person when she steps onto the court at the American Airlines Arena.  Here,  Furnari shares her dedication to math both inside and outside of school. Q: For how long have you been working at Gables? A: This is my 31...

Mrs. Armenteros: A Lover of Literature

Mrs. Armenteros: A Lover of Literature

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

January 7, 2016

Mrs. Armenteros is an IB and honors English teacher at Coral Gables Senior High. She is a lover of literature. Armenteros was fortunate to spend a semester abroad studying at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon- Avon, the birth place of William Shakespeare. Armenteros loves to read, going...

Experience Art with Ms. Stapleton

Experience Art with Ms. Stapleton

Lane Morris, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015

For those who don't know Ms. Stapleton, she is the teacher that houses Gables' very own ceramics classes. Interested in Ms. Stapleton's passions, we decided to get to know her even more. Q: How long have you been teaching at Gables? A: I've been here about sixteen years. Q: What was your college...

Gables is where I want to be: De Armas

Gables is where I want to be: De Armas

Lane Morris, Staff Writer

February 8, 2015

Q: Please state your name and profession. A: My name is Oscar De Armas, or Mr. De Armas, and I am a high school teacher. Q: Did you always know you wanted to be a teacher? A: No, not always, but over time it just made more and more sense. Q. Why and when did you start teaching? A: I became...

Mrs. DePaola Does It All

Mrs. DePaola Does It All

Hilda Delgado, Staff Writer

October 8, 2014

Usually, teachers are thought to have a boring life inside and outside of school. Mrs. DePaola, a teacher at Gables, has defeated this stereotype. As the Class of 2015 sponsor, Interact adviser and English teacher, Mrs. Depaola is very engaged in all that Gables has to offer. She has anything but a...

Senior at South Dade Senior High Chokes and Rapes Teacher

Senior at South Dade Senior High Chokes and Rapes Teacher

Bhargavi Pochi, Staff Writer

October 2, 2014

According to CBS Miami, on Sept. 19, 2014, 18-year-old South Dade Senior High student, Victor Nash robbed, raped and choked a teacher. The unidentified teacher was allegedly staying after school on a Friday when Nash attempted to pull her closer towards him. When she rejected his advances and calle...

Mrs. Gonzalez, Not Ms. Nieves!

Mrs. Gonzalez, Not Ms. Nieves!

Melissa Valladares, Staff Writer

April 24, 2014

On the second floor of the new building, across from the Activities room, one of the busiest bees in the faculty of Gables is found. Mrs. Gonzalez, formerly known as Ms. Nieves, is a Critical Thinking teacher for freshmen, IB English IV teacher for seniors, and the adviser of our student newspaper, hig...

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