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8th Graders Accepted to Top Private, Magnet, and Charter High Schools

8th Graders Accepted to Top Private, Magnet, and Charter High Schools

Javier Acosta

CGPA has reason to be proud as more than half of the current 8th grade class has been accepted to some of the most competitive and prestigious high school programs...  Read More »

April 3, 2014

Recent News Stories


8th Graders Take DC by (Winter) Storm

March 23, 2014

On Sunday, March 2nd at 6 a.m. 30 students and three chaperones from CGPA took off in flight from the Miami International...  Read More »

CGPA delegation at the conference.

(from left to right: Alejandro Prida, Jose Paredes, Nicholas Pazos, Luis Salazar, Gabriel Guanche, Kelly Hanley, Melanie Rodriguez, Roxy Rico, Maria Sa, and Mr. McFarland)

Model UN Delegation Wins Recognition

February 27, 2014

The Model United Nations conference was held on February 22 at Miami Dade College North Campus, and our delegation from the middle...  Read More »


The State of the Union

January 30, 2014

President Obama addressed the nation on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 when he delivered the annual speech known as the State of the...  Read More »

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Student Life

7th Graders Debate Meaning of Classic Short Story

7th Graders Debate Meaning of Classic Short Story

Roxy Rico and Kelly Hanley

“And so I leave it with all of you: Which came out of the opened door—the lady, or the tiger?” Those are the final lines of the classic short story...  Read More »

March 5, 2014

Recent Student Life Stories

Members of the Principal's Honor Roll
Front row from left to right: Elliza Beltran, Gabriela Diaz, Trey Riera-Gomez, Alejandra Almada; Isabella Gonzalez
Second row from left to right: Melanie Rodriquez, Aiko Puerto, Nicole Anillo, Lucas Virgil, and Justin Rodriguez (not pictured, Alejandra Condori)

Students Named to Honor Roll

March 5, 2014

CGPA continues to shine bright in academics. Once again many students qualified for the quarterly honor roll. The Principal’s...  Read More »

8th graders Kelly, Roxy, and Maria assist during the Tour of Kitchens fundraising event.

Kitchen Tours Raise Funds

February 21, 2014

You hear the sound of footsteps as eager visitors enter the house and see their eyes fixate on the beautiful kitchen as the 5th...  Read More »

Gabriel's winning kite.

Geometry Soars at CGPA

February 12, 2014

Geometry class literally took to the skies at CGPA on December 19th. Ms. Martinez had students in her classes build...  Read More »

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Seasonal Style

“Gobble Up” Turkey Cupcakes

“Gobble Up” Turkey Cupcakes

Genesis Paez and Presley Gonzalez

Thanksgiving is a time for family and love, so why not give your family and friends a lovely treat? Try these simple to make and amazing decorated turkey cupcakes....  Read More »

November 17, 2013

Recent Seasonal Style Stories

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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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Sports & Clubs

Students “Served” Tennis at Sony Open

Students “Served” Tennis at Sony Open

Priyanka Sharma and Genesis Paez

Several students at CGPA spent the day at the Sony Open on March 18, 2014. Students making the honor roll were eligible for this sports field trip. The Sony Open is a prestigious...  Read More »

April 5, 2014

Recent Sports & Clubs Stories

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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 »


Super Bowl Predictions

January 30, 2014

Alejandro’s Pick: The Broncos Since the first game of this 2013 NFL season, the Peyton Manning regular season...  Read More »

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"The Writer's Block"

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 »


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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