• December 11th: Upper Academy Drama Showcase and Science Fair

  • December 19th: 7th Grade Volleyball Tournament and Middle School Dance

  • Winter Recess: December 22-January 2

  • Happy December!

“We the People” Wins District Round, Advances to State Competition

“We the People” Wins District Round, Advances to State Competition

Nicole Anillo and Robin Garrido

On December 12, 2014 Coral Gables Preparatory Academy’s upper campus participated in the annual “We the People Competition” held at the James L. Knight Center. After...  Read More »

December 19, 2014

Recent News Stories

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Students Recognized at Honor Roll Assembly

December 8, 2014

The first 2014-2015 Honor Roll Assembly was held on November 13, 2014. The assembly was held to recognize CGPA students who maintain...  Read More »

Ms. Del Cerro along with members of NJHS and some of the speakers for Career Day.

Students Learn From Career Day Presentations

November 23, 2014

On November 20th, students at CGPA were treated to guest speakers from a wide variety of professions who were here...  Read More »

Ms. Payne with some of her students.

Ms. Payne: 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year

November 18, 2014

Congratulations to Ms. Payne, a fifth grade teacher who has been teaching for 12 years, for being selected by the faculty of CGPA...  Read More »

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Lead2Feed: Student Leaders Helping Others

Lead2Feed: Student Leaders Helping Others

Priyanka Sharma

CGPA is once again hosting a holiday food drive. Students in Ms. Colon’s Global Leaders elective course are facilitating this event in association with the Lead2Feed...  Read More »

November 19, 2014

Recent Student Life Stories


Raising Bullying Awareness

October 29, 2014

The month of October is “Bullying Prevention Awareness Month”, dedicated to preventing bullying. Here at the CGPA upper campus...  Read More »

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Social Media Popularity

October 12, 2014

Thanks to social media, people are able to keep in touch and share things with one another in ways unimaginable just a few years...  Read More »

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 »

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide

2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Gabriela Morales, Aiko Puerto, Isabella Frazier, Trey Riera-Gomez, and Eleazar Teran

Christmas is just around the corner and you know what that means…the mall will be full of last minute holiday shoppers looking for the perfect gift to give their loved ones....  Read More »

December 18, 2014

Recent Seasonal Style Stories


Donate Toys for Holiday Toy Drive

December 9, 2014

The upper campus...  Read More »

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Making A Delicious Holiday Meal

November 25, 2014

The holiday season...  Read More »

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Halloween Dance: a Spooktacular Success

November 6, 2014

On October 31st,...  Read More »

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2014 Turkey Bowl

2014 Turkey Bowl

Bryan Hehir

The day before Thanksgiving was a very exciting time for the 8th graders as they had the opportunity to participate in the annual Turkey Bowl. Though there were...  Read More »

December 16, 2014

Recent Sports & Clubs Stories


5th and 6th Graders Participate in Field Day

November 26, 2014

5th and 6th graders enjoyed a Field Day at Phillips Park next to the upper campus on November 7th,...  Read More »

Serena Williams holds the winner's trophy for the 2014 US Open, her 18 grand slam singles title.

Female Athlete of the Year: Serena Williams

November 16, 2014

Throughout the years many talented tennis players have tried to become pro, but not all competitors have succeeded in following...  Read More »


Nautical Crew Offers Unique Aquatic Experience

November 8, 2014

The Nautical Crew is one of the most popular extracurricular activities at CGPA. This water-based club is going on six trips this...  Read More »

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6th Grade Student Essay Wins District Recognition

6th Grade Student Essay Wins District Recognition

CGPA Staff

Congratulations to 6th grader Chase Bagnall-Koger for being recognized for her essay in the No More Stray Bullets Campaign. This contest was sponsored...  Read More »

November 17, 2014

Recent "The Writer's Block" Stories

Adrian Martinez receives his gift card from student council officers and Mr. Martinez.

Holiday Spirit Week Essay Winner

January 17, 2014

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

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 »

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