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CHIEF'S CHALLENGE

June 10-28, 7:55 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.

Chief's Challenge is available to all rising seventh and eighth-graders. All participants will receive 0.5 high school credit for each course, should they choose to attend Cardinal Gibbons. T-Shirts will be provided. Tuition: $400.00 per course.

Survey of Marine Animals
Students in this class will study all types of sea creatures from the largest, all the way down to the microscopic organisms of the sea. Marine animals will be classified and studied in depth to learn more about their behavior, habits and protection.
Vocal Techniques
This class is an introductory course designed to teach students how to make their voice sound more powerful, how to use vocal techniques to expand their range and expression and how to become more confident in vocal performances. This class is a fantastic starting point for anyone wanting to make the most of their voice.
Coding
Students in this class will become aspiring coders and dive into
creating animated stories and interactive experiences while
learning essential programming concepts with Scratch. This drag-and-drop, creative environment developed by MIT uses sprites and code blocks to set a foundation of computational thinking an essential skill in this tech-driven world—enhanced by bright visuals and engaging design.
Personal Health and Fitness
This course offers a variety of team, individual and lifetime sports. It stresses the acquisition of knowledge to fit into personal lifestyles. It teaches an understanding of stress maintenance, muscle groups related to physical fitness, weight conditioning, training and personal exercise programs. Health-related fitness, first aid and safety, nutrition and alcohol/drug abuse awareness are also topics of discussion in this class.
 
 
Cardinal Gibbons is a Roman Catholic High School acting under the direction of the Archdiocese of Miami.
Cardinal Gibbons High School is dedicated to providing our students with a strong formation of Catholic values, 
academic excellence, lifelong learning and a commitment to service.
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