Tag: Donna Amelkin

MSD sponsors film viewing for mental health awareness

MSD sponsors film viewing for mental health awareness

*This story was originally published in the second quarter issue of the Eagle Eye* On Nov. 2, about 1200 students arrived and filed into the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School gymnasium to watch “Listen,” a film that aims to promote suicide prevention and mental health awareness. The showing was a result of Broward County Public Schools’ initiative entitled “Listen—It Only […]

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MSD hosts first Kristallnacht event

MSD hosts first Kristallnacht event

*This story was originally published in the second quarter issue of the Eagle Eye* On Nov. 9, the 79th anniversary of Kristallnacht, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School hosted its first “Kristallnacht Commemoration: Let The Light Shine On” event. With parents, students and other members of the community present, the event shared musical performances and somber stories about Kristallnacht and the […]

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Teachers vote to explore block schedule

Teachers vote to explore block schedule

On Nov. 2, 78 percent of MSD teachers voted to explore the possibility of other bell schedules, including 4×4 AB block schedule, for the 2017-2018 school year. The final decision for block schedule will be made by teachers on Nov. 16. Students will attend four 90-minute periods, rather than the current schedule of seven 50-minute periods. With the adoption of […]

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Faculty Marshals revealed for Graduation

Faculty Marshals revealed for Graduation

Every year, high schools across the nation send off their graduating class into the next chapter of their lives with a graduation ceremony- the end of their four-year long journey. However, it is the group that leads those graduates into the ceremony that ultimately established a relationship with those seniors and succeed in helping them reach that graduation stage. That […]

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