• October 24: No School--Teacher Planning Day

  • October 23: End of the First Grading Period

  • October 22: CGPA Halloween Carnival 4:30-8:00pm

  • Happy October!

Future Cavaliers Journey to High School

Future Cavaliers Journey to High School

Astrid Trasobares, Ana Contreras, and Lyndsey de Armas

On October 3, 2014 the 8th graders went to Coral Gables Senior High school in order to learn about all the programs and organizations available at the school. ...  Read More »

October 16, 2014

Recent News Stories

2014-2015 Officers: President Astrid Trasobares, Vice President Isabella Gonzalez, Activities Director Trinidad McGraw, Treasurer Nicole Anillo, and Secretary Melanie Viault

New Student Council Officers Elected

October 12, 2014

After almost two weeks of campaigning, on Monday, October 6th, CGPA 6th-8th graders voted and...  Read More »

Mr. Smith in the media center.

New Media Clerk Lands at Upper Campus

October 10, 2014

You may have seen a new face in the media center. It is Mr. Smith, the new media clerk here at CGPA. He moved to the upper campus...  Read More »

2014-2015 Duke "TIPsters"

Students Qualify for Duke TIP

September 23, 2014

For many years now dozens of 7th grade students from CGPA have qualified to take part in Duke University’s Talent...  Read More »

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Social Media Popularity

Social Media Popularity

Isabella Frazier

Thanks to social media, people are able to keep in touch and share things with one another in ways unimaginable just a few years ago. Every few months there seems to be some...  Read More »

October 12, 2014

Recent Student Life Stories

Karen Richburg has been working at the school for almost twenty years.

Keeping Us Safe

October 4, 2014

We all know who Karen Richburg is, but how well do you really know her? Karen has a long history with our school and has been...  Read More »

CGPA's 8th grade biology students

8th Grade Biology Students Go to High School

September 23, 2014

For 8th graders Gaby Morales, Trey Riera-Gomez, Alejandra Almada, Priyanka Sharma, Elliza Beltran, and Marcel...  Read More »

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Summer’s Here! Time to Read…

May 26, 2014

Many students think that once the school year officially ends that learning time is complete. However, Miami-Dade County Public...  Read More »

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Delicious Graduation Cupcakes

Delicious Graduation Cupcakes

Presley Gonzalez and Genesis Paez

Graduation season is upon us, and whether celebrating graduation from elementary school, middle school, or high school, these graduation cupcakes are sure to make an impression...  Read More »

June 10, 2014

Recent Seasonal Style Stories

These delicious cupcakes will be gobbled up quickly!

“Gobble Up” Turkey Cupcakes

November 17, 2013

Thanksgiving...  Read More »

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Halloween Dance: Get Your BOOgie on!

November 2, 2013

On Thursday, October...  Read More »

It may look like a mess, but Ms. Payne's "Pumpkin Mess" is 100% delicious. The ginger, cinnamon, cloves, and sweetened condensed milk make this a terrific seasonal treat.

Halloween’s Tasty Treats

October 26, 2013

Yes, that time of...  Read More »

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NFL: Road to the Super Bowl

NFL: Road to the Super Bowl

Dominic Padron and Fredy Espinosa

Even though it is early on in the season every team is already looking forward to making it to the postseason and going to the Super Bowl. Many teams are hoping to turn around...  Read More »

October 4, 2014

Recent Sports & Clubs Stories


Students “Served” Tennis at Sony Open

April 5, 2014

Several students at CGPA spent the day at the Sony Open on March 18, 2014. Students making the honor roll were eligible for this...  Read More »

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Teams Compete in Field Day

February 22, 2014

On February 6th, a sunny and warm Thursday, 7th and 8th graders participated in the annual CGPA...  Read More »


5k Sprint for Special Olympics

February 21, 2014

“Ready, set, go!” Come be part of this amazing experience. Whether it is as a runner, walker, or volunteer, everyone can participate...  Read More »

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Holiday Spirit Week Essay Winner

Holiday Spirit Week Essay Winner

Gabriela Morales and Genesis Paez

CGPA’s student council sponsored a Holiday Spirit Week during the week before Winter Break. One of the activities that was part of the festivities was a winter writing contest....  Read More »

January 17, 2014

Recent "The Writer's Block" Stories

Melanie Rodriquez receives her award and gift card from Ms. Del Cerro.

“A Mile in My Shoes”

December 14, 2013

8th grader Melanie Rodriguez recently won a gift card for an essay she wrote associated with CGPA’s...  Read More »


Six Seconds

December 14, 2013

Great fiction isn’t written by accident. Mr. Stewart’s 7th grade gifted class wrote a piece of narrative writing...  Read More »


Zach’s Six Seconds

December 14, 2013

My heart starts pumping from all of the excitement and the anticipation of playing and using my imagination. Pulling the small...  Read More »

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