• March 20: Teacher Planning Day (no school)

  • March 23-27: Spring Break (no school)

  • March 30: Beginning of the 4th Grading Period

  • Happy March!

“We The People” Team Finishes in 2nd Place for the State of Florida

“We The People” Team Finishes in 2nd Place for the State of Florida

Robin Garrido

The CGPA “We the People” team competed in the state civics education competition representing Miami-Dade County and finished 2nd place in the state. The State Finals...  Read More »

March 26, 2015

Recent News Stories

Model UN Delegation with sponsor, Mr. McFarland

Students Represent Ireland and Argentina at Model UN Conference

March 26, 2015

Model United Nations, a club sponsored by Mr. McFarland, is a district wide international studies organization in which middle...  Read More »

Students honored for outstanding projects.

Upper Academy Students Recognized for Outstanding Science Fair Projects

March 5, 2015

Congratulations to the CGPA students who participated in the Miami-Dade County Science Fair competition. The following students...  Read More »

Members of CGPA's "We the People" team

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

December 19, 2014

On December 12, 2014 Coral Gables Preparatory Academy’s upper campus participated in the annual “We the People Competition”...  Read More »

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Roller Coaster Projects Energize Science Students

Roller Coaster Projects Energize Science Students

Fredy Espinosa and Eleazar Teran

On February 20th, Ms. Martinez had her students in physical science class present roller coasters that they designed to demonstrate the concepts of kinetic and...  Read More »

March 10, 2015

Recent Student Life Stories


Have a Grande Breakfast

February 18, 2015

Starting January 12, 2015 until March 16, 2015 Students have a chance to win two Ariana Grande concert tickets at the American...  Read More »


6th Graders Create Games for Novel

February 2, 2015

Mr. Stewart’s 6th grade gifted classes recently completed reading and studying the classic fantasy novel The...  Read More »

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Kindergartners Brighten Holidays

January 16, 2015

Recently, Ms. Padron’s kindergarten class made a very generous $600 donation to the St. Jude’s Children Hospital. The students...  Read More »

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Worst Valentine’s Day Gifts

Worst Valentine’s Day Gifts

Aiko Puerto

On February 14th, known as Valentine’s Day, love was in the air, as well as regret about being with someone that has such a terrible taste in gifts. You know...  Read More »

February 18, 2015

Recent Seasonal Style Stories


Valentine’s Day “Pickup” Lines

February 12, 2015

Valentine’s Day...  Read More »


Popular Winter Destinations

February 6, 2015

Here in Miami winter...  Read More »


2014 Holiday Gift Guide

December 18, 2014

Christmas is just...  Read More »

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7th Graders Participate in Volleyball Tournament

7th Graders Participate in Volleyball Tournament

Priyanka Sharma

This year CGPA sponsored a volleyball tournament, a new tradition for the 7th graders. The tournament took place on Friday, December 19th, the day before...  Read More »

January 13, 2015

Recent Sports & Clubs Stories


2014 Turkey Bowl

December 16, 2014

The day before Thanksgiving was a very exciting time for the 8th graders as they had the opportunity to participate...  Read More »


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 »

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6th Grader Wins Poetry Contest

6th Grader Wins Poetry Contest

Astrid Trasobares

6th Grader McCall Horton recently won a student council-sponsored poetry contest. Her poem won her a Barnes and Noble gift card. Here is her winning poem.   Pain...  Read More »

February 20, 2015

Recent "The Writer's Block" Stories

Chase Bagnall-Koger

6th Grade Student Essay Wins District Recognition

November 17, 2014

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

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 »

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