The Serpent's Tale

2020-2021 Staff

Maria Aguilera
Co-Editor-in-Chief

Maria Aguilera

Maria Aguilera is a Senior participating in the Cambridge Program at South Miami Senior High. This is her third year writing for The Serpent’s Tale, and she is proud to hold the position of Co-Editor-in-Chief for this year. Be...

Andrea Rodriguez
Co-Editor-in-Chief

Andrea Rodriguez

Andrea Rodriguez, our Co-Editor in Chief, is a senior in the Cambridge Program at South Miami Senior High and an AICE Diploma with Distinction recipient. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela, and moved to Miami when she was in 8th...

Angelina Rubalcava
Design Editor

Angelina Rubalcava

Angelina Rubalcava is a senior in the Magnet Illustration and Cambridge programs at South Miami Senior High School. Aside from the two programs she is involved with, she is also Vice President of the Beautification club and a...

Helen Rios
Junior Editor

Helen Rios

Helen Rios is a senior entering her second year as a part of The Serpent’s Tale staff. This year, she’ll be serving as a lead for the School and Entertainment section, a designer, and Junior Editor. Aside from being a part o...

Valentina De La Cruz
Writer

Valentina De La Cruz

Valentina De La Cruz is a senior at South Miami Senior High. This is her first year in The Serpent’s Tale where she hopes this program will improve her writing skills as some of her passions are reading and writing. She is a...

Kaitlyn Mala
Writer

Kaitlyn Mala

Kaitlyn Mala is a sophomore in The Serpent's Tale newspaper at South Miami Senior High. She has been in the Magnet Photography program since her freshmen year and plans to continue the program until she graduates and is also ...

Jorge Chacon
Writer

Jorge Chacon

Jorge Chacon is a senior in the Magnet Multimedia Broadcasting program at South Miami Senior High. This is his first year in The Serpent’s tale and is eager to begin as staff writer; hoping this will be a great experience as...

Elixyane Ferraz
Writer

Elixyane Ferraz

Elixyane Ferraz is a senior in South Miami High who genuinely loves to read and write, and therefore chose newspaper for the first time as a writer for the school life and publicaciones departments and is also currently part of...

Anna-Marie Skelly
Writer

Anna-Marie Skelly

Anna-Marie Skelly is currently a senior in AICE and AP programs with no free time. They hope to make it through the school year and get accepted into colleges they really want to attend. Anna-Marie acts as a writer for The Ser...

Angelica Wells
Writer

Angelica Wells

Angelica Wells is a senior in the magnet photography, yearbook, and newspaper programs. She has been in the yearbook team since junior year and was appointed to photo editor and manager this year. In the newspaper, she is part...

Alex Neadle
Writer

Alex Neadle

Alex Neadle is a junior with a love for the arts and an AICE and AP student striving for her college credits and diploma. Her goals for the year include passing all of her AICE and AP exams, successfully writing a short story,...

Alberto Rosales
Writer

Alberto Rosales

Alberto Rosales is a Senior from South Miami Senior High. In addition to that, he has been in the Cambridge Program and has acquired the Diploma of Distinction. He is Secretary of South Miami’s National Honor Society and of Nati...

Jasmine Fernandez
Lead

Jasmine Fernandez

Jasmine Fernandez is a senior at South Miami Senior High and has been in the Cambridge program at my school for almost three years now. She is extremely grateful for the opportunities it's given her; it has helped her with her...

Lorena Santana
Lead

Lorena Santana

Lorena Santana is a junior and this is her first year as a staff writer for The Serpent’s Tale. She writes for the Entertainment and Publicaciones departments. She is also part of the Cambridge program. She hopes to be part ...

Melanie Montes
Lead

Melanie Montes

Melanie Montes is a senior at South Miami Senior High. She has been part of the AICE Program for the past three years and her goals for this year are passing all her final exams and staying at the top of her class. She is a staff...

Adriel Basulto
Lead

Adriel Basulto

Adriel Basulto is a senior currently enrolled in the Cambridge International program at South Miami Senior High. This being his third year working on the paper’s staff, second as a lead and a senior, Basulto hopes to teach his...

Adrian Perez
Lead

Adrian Perez

Adrian Perez is a senior in the Cambridge program at South Miami Senior High.  This is his second year being part of The Serpent’s Tale and is one of the editors for sports and news. Adrian wishes to have the best senior year...

Xavier Vazquez
Lead

Xavier Vazquez

Xavier is a senior at South Miami Senior High and a three-year student-athlete at South Miami for the varsity wrestling team. Along with being an athlete himself, he enjoys watching sports. His favorite professional team is the...

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