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Student Spotlight: Barbara Jimenez

Student Spotlight: Barbara Jimenez

This past summer, Coral Gables High senior Barbara Jimenez raised money for an orphanage in the Dominican Republic. That money is being used to build a park. The fundraiser was for her Creative Action Service project required by the International Baccalaureate program. When choosing a project, Jimenez and a couple …

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Student Spotlight: Tomas Nieves

Student Spotlight: Tomas Nieves

Coral Gables High senior Tomas Nieves volunteers for the Ganley Foundation, which works to raise awareness about teen suicide. He’s the foundation’s Youth Outreach Ambassador. “What they do, they have a 100-hole golf tournament,” he said. “I raise $5,000 a year and then play 100 holes of golf.” He raises …

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Student Spotlight: Jordan Payne

Student Spotlight: Jordan Payne

Coral Gables High senior Jordan Payne has earned more than 700 volunteer hours. She’s working on earning more doing a Creative Action and Service project required by the International Baccalaureate program. “It’s going to be a book drive. I’m donating to the Autistic Unit at Gables and also programs in …

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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

JORDAN PAYNE

Coral Gables High senior Jordan Payne has earned more than 700 volunteer hours. She’s working on earning more doing a Creative Action and Service project required by the International Baccalaureate program. “It’s going to be a book drive. I’m donating to the Autistic Unit at Gables and also programs in …

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