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Holocaust Survivor Visits DDCUS

Sofia Alamo, Staff Writer November 9, 2022

DDCUS students had the incredible honor of talking to Holocaust survivor, Jack Waksal. In 1944, when Mr. Waksal was a teenager, he saw his parents and sisters killed at Pionki, a concentration camp in...

Mr. Fabelo on DDCUS news

Mr. Fabelo on DDCUS news

by Arian Gil, Staff Writer November 7, 2022

Mr. Fabelo is not only a DDCUS P.E. coach, but he is also the director of the DDCUS news broadcast. Mr. Fabelo likes to enjoy his free time editing videos, attending rock concerts, and going to Miami Heat...

Ms. Macias in DDCUS

Teacher Spotlight: Ms. Macias

by Vanessa Caraballo, Staff Writer November 1, 2022

Ms. Macias joined the ELA department at DDCUS this year. Born and raised in Miami, Ms. Macias graduated from the University of Miami in 2020, majoring in English Literature with a double minor in Education...

Mr. Stone takes pictures with his students for Extra Credit.

DDCS Hispanic Heritage Festival

by Lucy Gonzalez , Staff Writer November 1, 2022

DDCS hosted the Hispanic Heritage Festival at the Upper School in October. This festival was not limited to the two schools, but to all who wanted to join in on the festivities, such as local residents...

Hispanic Heritage Month: DDCUS Style

Hispanic Heritage Month: DDCUS Style

by Athena Freire, Staff Writer October 10, 2022

As a school with a large Hispanic population, Downtown Doral Charter Upper School takes pride in Hispanic Heritage Month. Ms. Moreno, the Foreign Language Department Head, discussed the activities her...

Officer Spotlight: Officer Alvarez

Officer Spotlight: Officer Alvarez

by Arian Gil, Staff Writer October 6, 2022

Military veteran and police officer, Katherine Alvarez,  began her career in  law enforcement in 2011.   Why did you want to become a police officer? “My Sargent in the military was a U.S....

DDCUS History Teacher

Teacher Spotlight: Mr. Perez

by Athena Freire, Staff Writer September 30, 2022

With the start of a new school year, there were many additions to DDCUS' faculty. A new member of the DDCUS staff is Mr. Perez. He is in the Social Studies Department. As a first-generation immigrant,...

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Bad Bunny: Activist and Reggaetonero

by Athena Freire, Student Writer September 30, 2022

This summer belongs to Bad Bunny. His recent release, “Un Verano Sin Ti,” was at the top of Spotify's most streamed albums. Bad Bunny has parlayed his popularity to publicly address different issues...

DDCUS Club Fair

by Arian Gil, Staff Writer September 21, 2022

Today, the annual Club Fair will be held in DDCUS' dining hall, from 2:40 pm - 4 pm. This is a student-led only event. Students who are interested in school clubs are able to walk around and observe...

Lucy Gonzalez, Livia Souza, Laura Souza, and Irene Stojanovic

Dolphins in the Posse Foundation

by Joyce Melendez, Staff Writer September 16, 2022

DDCUS has officially nominated Lucy Gonzalez, Livia Souza, Laura Souza, and Irene Stojanovic for a chance at the Posse Foundation Scholarship! The Posse Foundation is a non- profit organization that...

Uniform Policy Op-Ed

Uniform Policy Op-Ed

by Lucy Gonzalez , Staff Writer September 16, 2022

At Downtown Doral Charter Upper School, uniform is a must: pants with the school logo on the upper left side of the pocket, blue and navy belt, penny loafers and Monday vest.   Wearing a uniform improves...

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Freedom In Brazil

by Athena Freire, Staff Writer September 16, 2022

On September 7, 1822, the Republic of Brazil became free from the claws of the United Kingdom of Portugal.  This year celebrates the bicentennial of Brazil’s Independence Day. It is an important...

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