Raquel Zaldivar, CEA c/o 2006 and Chicago Tribune Visual Journalism, Guest Speaker for Conchita Cinema

Conchita Cinema (CC) had a special virtual guest all the way from Chicago. Raquel Zaldivar, CEA class of 2006, gave students a presentation on her career as a visual journalist and documentary filmmaker and taught a workshop on the process of storyboarding, as CC students embark on their journeys as student filmmakers. Raquel’s first steps into the world of…

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Miami Moving Day Walk for Parkinson’s

On Saturday, October 23rd, students from Dance Mastery, National Junior Honor Society, and Art Mastery participated in the annual Miami Moving Day Walk for Parkinson’s. #TeamConchita had an amazing turnout and we are so proud of the number of students, families, and alumni who took the time to acknowledge and support people who deal with this debilitating disease on…

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Cross Country State Championship

The Middle School Boys’ Team finished 6th overall among private schools, led by Matthias Mürrle in 24th place, and followed by Alejandro Rodriguez who finished 31st, Victor Casado 46th, Carlos Moringlane62nd, and Luis Moringlane in 65th. The boys’ team ended with 11 students placing in our top 33 all time! Matthias Mürrle is 2nd, Alejandro Rodriguez 4th, Victor Casado…

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Art and Dance Mastery Major Artists Collaboration

Assembly is a monthly tradition where students gather in the theatre for a student presentation. This October, the Senior Art and Dance Masteries collaborated on a project highlighting the lives and work of major artists. They began a month ago and worked non-stop during their daily mastery period on the conception, creation, and realization of this piece. Under the…

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Moving Day for Parkinson’s

Each year, the National Junior Honor Society, National Dance Honor Society, Dance Mastery, and Art Honor Society participate in the Parkinson’s Moving Day in an effort to raise awareness of Parkinson’s Disease and raise money for Parkinson’s research. For the last several years, students in Team Conchita have raised over $10,000! This year, Moving Day will take place on…

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XC Results in Miami-Dade County Championship

On September 24th, the Upper School Cross Country team opened its season at the Miami-Dade County Championships. Seven out of the nine girls ran personal best times, led by 8th graders Sabrina Martinez, who finished 2nd overall! The overall girls placing puts them in the Top 3 for the eighth time in the last nine years. The boys team…

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Ofelita Gravier

Dear CEA Community, It is with a heavy heart that I must tell you that Ofelita Gravier, Maria Ofelia Armas’ mother, the former head of our Spanish department and my 1st right hand, passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2021.  Mrs. Gravier began her journey with CEA as Maria Ofelia’s mother, but soon found a place in administration in 1969. …

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Class of 2021 Field Day and Final Lap

On Friday, June 4th we held our 8th Grade Field Day in celebration of our Class of 2021! Students had an amazing time celebrating their accomplishments and creating some of their final memories as CEA students. They walked their last lap around the CEA track, and it was an emotional moment as the entire school gathered around the track to…

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